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Traditional Boats of Ireland: History, Folklore, and Construction

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Two centuries ago sail and oar dominated local trade and fisheries. This work describes these craft, their methods of construction and handling, usage and history, and offers first-hand accounts of them by old men who experienced the often arduous way of life associated with them. Gloriously illustrated with evocative photographs, exquisite boat plans and maps, this ...more
Hardcover, 320 pages
Published August 15th 2008 by Collins Press
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Jul 17, 2012 Liam rated it it was amazing
This is a fantastic resource to those interested in Traditional Irish watercraft. I grew up near the river Suir and was always facinated by the cots on the river. This book contains drawings for a selection of boats.
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