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Design Makes a Difference: Shipbuilding in Baltimore, 1795-1835

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Baltimore and ships go together like a mortise and tenon. The time period after the Revolutionary War and before the Civil War established the city of Baltimore as a premier shipbuilder. The efficiency of these great ships affected not only the economy of Maryland, but that of the entire country. It seemed the fate of our nation rested in the hands of a few master carpenters and their crews. Perhaps it was only the skill and seafaring instinct of these humble men that grew America into the world power it is today. This ...

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Design Makes a Difference: Shipbuilding in Baltimore, 1795-1835
2012, Heritage Books

ISBN-13: 9780788410017

Hardcover

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