Shipwreck

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Author: Ian Dear

Format: Hardback

Number of Pages: 128


A collection of hundred shipwrecks dating back to the late 19th century showing the savagery of the sea and man's thwarted attempts to flout its strength. Ian Dear has collected some of the earliest archive pictures of wrecks. In addition, more recent maritime disasters portray man's continued struggle against the elements, despite technological advances. With an introduction examining the causes of wrecks and man's responsibilities to prevent avoidable disasters, this is relevant for today's maritime concerns and rescue work.
SKU: 9780713459531-SECONDHAND
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NB: This is a secondhand book in very good condition. See our FAQs for more information. Please note that the jacket image is indicative only. A description of our secondhand books is not always available. Please contact us if you have a question about this title.

Author: Ian Dear

Format: Hardback

Number of Pages: 128


A collection of hundred shipwrecks dating back to the late 19th century showing the savagery of the sea and man's thwarted attempts to flout its strength. Ian Dear has collected some of the earliest archive pictures of wrecks. In addition, more recent maritime disasters portray man's continued struggle against the elements, despite technological advances. With an introduction examining the causes of wrecks and man's responsibilities to prevent avoidable disasters, this is relevant for today's maritime concerns and rescue work.
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