A boat is a watercraft of any size designed to float or plane, to work or travel on
water. Small boats are typically found on inland (lakes) or in protected coastal ...
This section covers watercraft used by Man before the Age of Metal, the invention
of writing and the rise of kingdoms; roughly before 3,000 BCE.
Some of the first boats were likely invented and used by the Egyptians and
Mesopotamians as far back as 3000 BC. These ancient civilizations used
Ships and boats: a timeline. Ships and boats are the oldest types of transport.
The first ships were built thousands of years ago. Ships and boats are used for ...
Rafts, boats and ships, their construction and use. ... From earliest times
Egyptians built boats for transportation, fishing and enjoyment. Their importance
in every ...
so people could float. before there were cars and roads, there were rivers and
boats. to go over the water, to go to other places/countries.
Sep 21, 2008 ... We don't know who invented the boat. We do know, however, that almost as long
as man has been civilized, he has been a sailor. The world's ...
Kids learn about the boats and transportation of Ancient Egypt. The Nile River
was an important way to travel using ships and rafts.
The earliest boats were dug out canoes. People lit a fire on a big log then put it
out and dug out the burned wood. About 3,100 BC the Egyptians invented the ...
Jan 2, 2015 ... All boats can float, but floating is more complex and confusing than it ..... with
rowers, while triremes (invented a few hundred years BCE) had ...