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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Boat

A boat is a watercraft of a large range of sizes designed to float, plane, work or travel on water. ... The oldest recovered boat in the world is the Pesse canoe, a dugout made from the hollowed .... First Mariners – Archaeology Magazine Archive.

www.iro.umontreal.ca/~vaucher/History/Prehistoric_Craft

However, the very first sea-worthy boats were most probably built long before that , .... Nowadays, the most primitive examples are the one-man boats made from ...

www.montereyboats.com/The-Very-First-Boat-1-655.html

Mar 18, 2016 ... Of course, boating wasn't always this way—in fact, the earliest boats ... now know as canoes, and were made with the hollowed out trunk of a ...

www.reference.com/history/invented-first-boat-7967bdf4f9d438aa

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 ...

www.historyworld.net/wrldhis/PlainTextHistories.asp?historyid=aa14

HISTORY OF BOATS AND SHIPS including Messing about in boats, Egypt and ... Boats of all these kinds have been made by technologically primitive ...

news.wyotech.edu/post/2012/05/who-invented-the-motorboat

May 8, 2012 ... Just one year after they built the first successful “horseless carriage,” Daimler and Maybach tested a small internal combustion engine on a boat ...

www.kidcyber.com.au/ships-and-boats-timeline

The first boats were made thousands of years ago. Ships and boats are used for travel, by the armed forces for our defence, for fishing, for transporting cargo ...

www.sam.usace.army.mil/Portals/46/docs/recreation/OP-CO/montgomery/pdfs/10thand11th/ahistoryofsteamboats.pdf

Watt invented an engine that was run by steam. Once inventors learned about the steam engine they began to experiment with using it to run boats. The first man ...

www.brighthubengineering.com/marine-history/78133-the-sailboats-of-ancient-mesopotamia

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.

www.q-files.com/technology/ships-and-boats/history-of-sailing-ships

The first sailing boats had single masts with square sails fixed to them. Over the ... The hulls of the earliest ships were made of papyrus reeds bundled together.