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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 ...

HISTORY OF BOATS AND SHIPS

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HISTORY OF BOATS AND SHIPS including Messing about in boats, Egypt and Mesopotamia.

Who invented the first boat? - Ask.com

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The first boats are believed to have been built by the prehistoric hominid species, Homo erectus. The oldest boat to be recovered archaeologically is the Pesse ...

What year was the boat invented? - Ask.com

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The first sea-worthy boats were thought to have been invented around 800000 years ago by Homo erectus. In human records, the first sign of a boat was found ...

Why was boats invented - Answers.com

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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 .

Ancient Mesopotamia Sailboats: An Introduction

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Nov 7, 2012 ... Ancient Mesopotamia were the first people to ever invent and build ... in the form of water transportation, and thus the first boats were invented.

Ancient Egypt: Ships and Boats

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Rafts, boats and ships, their construction and use. ... From earliest times Egyptians built boats for transportation, fishing and enjoyment. Their importance in every ...

When were boats invented? - You Ask Andy

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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 ...

Ancient Egyptian History for Kids: Boats and Transportation

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Kids learn about the boats and transportation of Ancient Egypt. The Nile River was an important way to travel using ships and rafts.

Who Invented the Motorboat? | WyoTech Latest News and Events

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May 8, 2012 ... We all know that Fulton invented the steamboat, Daimler and Maybach ... In 1865 , Lenoir installed a gasoline-powered engine on a boat owned ...

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History of Boats

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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.

Who invented boats? - Ask.com

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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 anything ...

Ships and boats: a timeline - kidcyber

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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 ...