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THE TITANIC POCKETBOOK

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Launched in May 1911, the triple-screw steamer Titanic was the pride of the White Star Line and at that time the largest passenger ship in the world...

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HMS VICTORY - FIRST RATE

HMS VICTORY

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One of the best-known historic ships in the world, HMS Victory attracts tens of thousands of visitors each year to Portsmouth, England. This...

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PERIOD SHIP KIT BUILDER'S MANUAL

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Generously illustrated and fully detailed, this new manual from expert modeler Keith Julier provides a practical guide for craftsmen who want to...

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SHIP MODELS FROM KITS

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Now in paperback this standard of building ship models deals with the latest materials and techniques. These new materials have prompted innovative...

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RMS TITANIC

RMS TITANIC

by Peter Davies-Garner

RMS Titanic has had more written about her than any other ship, but surprisingly there is little information directed at the modelmaker. This superb...

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SHIP DIORAMAS

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Ship Dioramas is about the art of displaying waterline ship models. Ship models that do not show the full hull and are not mounted on an artificial...

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RIGGING PERIOD SHIP MODELS

by Lennarth Petersson

The rigging of period ship models is arguably the most complex and daunting task for the modeler. An eighteenth-century man-of-war boasted mile upon...

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THE SAILING FRIGATE

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The National Maritime Museum in Greenwich houses the largest collection of scale ship models in the world. This book is the first in a series which...

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THUNDERER

THUNDERER

by William Mowll

HMS Thunderer was the third Orion class battleship, one of the Super Dreadnoughts built to counter German naval expansion in April 1910. At 22,200...

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THE SHIP OF THE LINE

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The Ship of the Line takes the best models from the National Maritime Museum in Greenwich to tell the story of the evolution of the ship of the line...

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WARSHIPS OF THE GREAT WAR ERA

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The National Maritime Museum in Greenwich houses the largest collection of scale ship models in the world, many of which are contemporary artifacts...

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BUILDING A MINIATURE NAVY BOARD MODEL

BUILDING A MINIATURE NAVY BOARD MODEL

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Phillip Reed's latest building guide tackles what many regard as the ultimate expression of the ship model maker's art, the Navy Board model. His...

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CLYDEBANK BATTLECRUISERS

by Ian Johnston

Between 1906 and 1920 the Clydebank shipyard of John Brown & Sons built five battlecruisers, each one bigger than the last, culminating in the...

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WARSHIPS AND WARSHIP MODELLING

WARSHIPS AND WARSHIP MODELLING

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Warships and Warship Modelling offers an overview of the design, development, and classification of modern warship types. In the first section it...

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A SHIPYARD AT WAR

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A companion to the highly successful Clydebank Battlecruisers, this collection of stunning shipyard photos, most previously unpublished, further...

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