Seas and Waterways of the World
An Encyclopedia of History, Uses, and IssuesBook - 2010
This is the first comprehensive encyclopedia on the history of the vast and varied ways human beings have used the world's waterways for business, protection, and recreation.
* 134 entries, organized alphabetically within 3 sections
* Approximately 50 contributors-experts in the study and practice of water-based commerce
* A chronology of important events in nautical history
* A rich selection of photographs, illustrations, and maps