"Model Ships - Navies in Miniature" was written by Toby Wrigley. This miniature history of ships and shipping is for the modelling enthusiast and the historian alike. A brief history of the ship is followed by full color photographs of intricate and detailed models of individual ships, many of which are made exactly to scales. The ships include sailboats, steam ships, battleships and even experimental ships. The book show how ships have developed through the centuries to meet the demands of commerce and warfare. Included in this vintage book are amazing full color photographs of the model ships discussed, the detail of which are spectacular.
This over-sized book is copyrighted 1972 by Orbis Publishing of London.
The ship in history
The golden age of sail
Sail gives way to stem
Experiments in design
Ships at war
Ships in miniature
Index to photographs.
This vintage book on miniatures is in very good condition. It has board covers with full color photos and the title in brown. The inside pages are clean and the binding is tight. The book measures approximately 12 inches by 9 inches and will be shipped Media Mail unless otherwise requested.
An intriguing book for the model ship collector, naval historian or miniature enthusiast.
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Model Ship Making Color Treasury of MODEL SHIPS NAVIES In Miniature - Collectors Book - Naval History