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The Resource Industrializing American shipbuilding : the transformation of ship design and construction, 1820-1920, William H. Thiesen ; foreword by James C. Bradford and Gene A. Smith

Industrializing American shipbuilding : the transformation of ship design and construction, 1820-1920, William H. Thiesen ; foreword by James C. Bradford and Gene A. Smith

Label
Industrializing American shipbuilding : the transformation of ship design and construction, 1820-1920
Title
Industrializing American shipbuilding
Title remainder
the transformation of ship design and construction, 1820-1920
Statement of responsibility
William H. Thiesen ; foreword by James C. Bradford and Gene A. Smith
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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Thiesen, William H
Dewey number
338.4/7623820097309034
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
VM23
LC item number
.T56 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
New perspectives on maritime history and nautical archaeology
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Shipbuilding
  • Shipbuilding
  • Shipbuilding industry
  • Shipbuilding industry
Label
Industrializing American shipbuilding : the transformation of ship design and construction, 1820-1920, William H. Thiesen ; foreword by James C. Bradford and Gene A. Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references[219]-292) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The origin of practical shipbuilding methods -- The growth of scientific shipbuilding in Great Britain -- Practical shipbuilding develops in the United States -- The golden era of urban American shipbuilding -- Building iron ships in a wooden shipbuilding culture -- A clash of cultures : the failure of theory in a practical shipbuilding world -- An American naval renaissance and the introduction of theoretical ship design to the United States -- The new American style of shipbuilding -- Conclusion: building an American ship in the twentieth century
Control code
62172917
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 302 pages
Isbn
9780813029405
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2005054688
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Industrializing American shipbuilding : the transformation of ship design and construction, 1820-1920, William H. Thiesen ; foreword by James C. Bradford and Gene A. Smith
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references[219]-292) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The origin of practical shipbuilding methods -- The growth of scientific shipbuilding in Great Britain -- Practical shipbuilding develops in the United States -- The golden era of urban American shipbuilding -- Building iron ships in a wooden shipbuilding culture -- A clash of cultures : the failure of theory in a practical shipbuilding world -- An American naval renaissance and the introduction of theoretical ship design to the United States -- The new American style of shipbuilding -- Conclusion: building an American ship in the twentieth century
Control code
62172917
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 302 pages
Isbn
9780813029405
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2005054688
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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