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4 edition of Argosy of sail found in the catalog.

Argosy of sail

Clifford W. Hawkins

Argosy of sail

a photographic history of sail

by Clifford W. Hawkins

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Published by Collins in Auckland, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sailing ships -- History -- Pictorial works.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementClifford W. Hawkins.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsVM15
    The Physical Object
    Pagination184p. :
    Number of Pages184
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21988930M
    ISBN 100002169649

      His sailing books are must-reads for those who dream of straying from the beaten path and sailing in high-latitudes. Gipsy Moth Circles The World – Francis Chichester In August , Frances Chichester, set out from Plymouth on his foot ketch “Gypsy Moth VI”. The 21+ Follow Boat is another fully decorated Argosy Cruises boat that follows the Christmas Ship™ along the night's cruise route. It stops with the Christmas Ship™ to hear the choir sing to those on shore as broadcast from the Christmas Ship™. Each week will be a new theme on the 21+ Follow Boat - Tipsy Christmas carols, Christmas games.

    Arts, entertainment and media. Argosy, an American pulp magazine – and revived –, –; Argosy (UK magazine), three British magazines; Argosy spaceship in Escape Velocity; The Argosy, newspaper published in British Guiana ; Businesses and organisations. Argosy Book Store, New York City, U.S.; Argosy Films, a s Australian production company.   Sailing directly away from the wind with sails eased all the way out is called a run. These points of sail scratch the surface of the basic physics of sailing covered in many sailing books. Tacking; Persistence In Sailing. The basic concept of sailing involves allowing the wind to propel a vessel towards its destination.

    Cover: Head of a cigar store Indian. Contents: Hooded Americanism (KKK, book length), The Revenge of Red Sleeves (story of Mangas Coroado), Australia's Strange New Sea Monster (Ivan T. Sanderson), The Big Liability Scandal, Outward Bound: How to Build a Man-The Hard Way, He Found the Trinidad's Tantalizing Treasure (treasure hunting), Well Suited for Water (swimsuit fashions), The Miracle. Page - Ye call us rat-eaters and dog-eaters," they cried, "and it is true. So long, then, as ye hear dog bark or cat mew within the walls, ye may know that the city holds out. And when all has perished but ourselves, be sure that we will each devour our left arms, retaining our right to defend our women, our liberty, and our religion, against the foreign tyrant.


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The beauty of many of her poems is that there are lines that linger in memory.5/5(1). Get this from a library. Argosy of sail: a photographic history of sail. [Clifford W Hawkins]. Hawkins, Clifford W ARGOSY OF SAIL A Photographic History of Sail 1st Edition 2nd Printing Hardcover New York Collins Good+ in a Very Good dust jacket.

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