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A ship is a large buoyant watercraft. Ships are generally distinguished from boats based on size, shape and cargo or passenger capacity. Ships are used on ...

Who invented the first ship? | Reference.com

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There is no real way to pinpoint who exactly invented the first ship or the concept of using a boat, but most historians agree that the Egyptians were the first ...

Invention: Ship - innovateus.net

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Year Invented (BC): 1500. Main Image: Ships have been around for centuries. They date far back into the ancient times to exactly pinpoint a single person as the ...

History of sailing ships - Q-files Encyclopedia

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By the 15th century, many ships had a mixture of rigs: square-rigged sails on some masts and fore-and-aft sails on others. Ships (large vessels) could now sail  ...

Who Invented the Rocketship? - io9 - Gizmodo

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Jan 6, 2014 ... By the early 1600s, hundreds of ships and thousands of explorers, ... or Columbus, to undertake this voyage, or any Daedalus to invent a ...

History of the caravel - Nautical Archaeology at Texas A&M University

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The caravel of the 15th and 16th centuries was a ship with a distinctive shape and admirable qualities. A gently sloping bow and single stern castle were ...

Who invented the ship - Answers.com

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The egyptians invented the ship.THE FIRST SHIP WAS INVENTED BY THE ANCIENT EGYPTIANS IN 535 B.C..

First World War.com - Encyclopedia - Q-Ships

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Q-Ship hidden gun Introduced towards the close of 1914 by the British and French - and later deployed by the Italian and Russians navies - Q-Ships were ...

A History of Transportation - A World History Encyclopedia

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Meanwhile about 3,500 BC the wheel was invented in what is now Iraq. At first ... About 2,700 BC the Egyptians began using wooden ships for trade by sea.

NOVA - Official Website | Secrets of Viking Ships - PBS

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May 9, 2000 ... How did longships and other vessels help the Norsemen navigate distant waters so successfully?

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HISTORY OF BOATS AND SHIPS

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

The Dunbar lad who invented the ship's propeller | Coast Alive

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The Dunbar lad who invented the ship's propeller. Robert Wilson was born in a fisherman's cottage on 10 September 1803. He loved playing in and with boats in  ...

ship - History of ships | Britannica.com

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Jan 23, 2015 ... The basic functions of the warship and cargo ship determined their ...... to interest the British Admiralty in the screw propeller he had invented.