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The Way of the Ship: America's Maritime History Reenvisoned, 1600-2000 (edition 2007)

by Alex Roland

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Title:The Way of the Ship: America's Maritime History Reenvisoned, 1600-2000
Authors:Alex Roland
Info:Wiley (2007), Edition: 1, Hardcover, 544 pages
Collections:History of Sail, History of Ships
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The Way of the Ship: America's Maritime History Reenvisoned, 1600-2000 by Alex Roland

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This engaging account of American maritime and merchant marine history from colonial days onwards, the authors show that from 1820 on, domestic shipping on America's coasts, rivers, and lakes outweighed shipping overseas, and that shipping drove the American economic engine and helped shape American history.… (more)

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