CHEBECS ET BATIMENTS MEDITERRANEENS: LE REQUIN 1750 WITH SEPARATE VOLUME XEBEC LE REQUIN 1750 (ENGLISH TRANSLATION)
Boudriot, Jean et Berti, Hubert


CHEBECS ET BATIMENTS MEDITERRANEENS: LE REQUIN 1750 WITH SEPARATE VOLUME XEBEC LE REQUIN 1750 (ENGLISH TRANSLATION)
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CHEBECS ET BATIMENTS MEDITERRANEENS: LE REQUIN 1750 WITH SEPARATE VOLUME XEBEC LE REQUIN 1750 (ENGLISH TRANSLATION)

Place Published: Paris
Publisher: A.N.C.R.E.
Date Published: 1987

Description: 153 pp; and 93 pp: respectively; monograph of those in the service of the Royal Navy in Toulon, with the addition of those ships that constituted the commercial version of the Xebec (alternate spelling of Chebec). all meterial is taken from original sources and period plans; with highly detailed description, history and detailed commentary of the Xebec LE REQUIN, including a full account of a 1762 squadron expedition under the orders of Monsieur de Bomard; 21 b & w photos of a period model of LE REQUIN, all rigging rules for Xebecs. A set of 23 plates in a separate clamshell box; 22 of these at 1:48 scale showing details of the timber works, the rigging and fitting with an illustration of all the frames and full details of the prow and stern formations in 1:48 scale; the 23rd plate is at 1:72 scale whichmay be used for building a scale model. (TEXT IS ENTIRELY IN FRENCH). The separate, second volume ia an English translation by David H. Roberts.

Binding: Paperback
Condition: As New
ISBN: 2903179077

Book Id: 71511

Price: $197.97

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