Whether you're a Master, Commander or Pirate of the Caribbean, this is the vessel for you. From the earliest canoes to today's sophisticated ocean-going giants, witness the drama, the splendour and excitement of Ship's story above and below the waves, through centuries of exploration, endeavour and conflict.
* Covetable new edition in reduced size format at a great price
* The influence of ships on industry, discovery and war are told through eyewitness accounts
* Take a virtual tour of famous ships such as the HMS Victory and the frigate USS Constitution
Produced in association with the National Maritime Museum, featuring previously unseen images, and now in a compact size - this ultimate guide to every aspect of seafaring will have you shipshape in no time. It's a breathtaking illustrated reference for all the family.