A boat is a watercraft of a large range of sizes designed to float, plane, work or
travel on water. Small boats are typically found on inland waterways (e.g., rivers ...
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
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 ...
HISTORY OF BOATS AND SHIPS including Messing about in boats, Egypt and
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.
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.
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 ...
Ships and boats are used for travel, by the armed forces for our defence, for
fishing, for transporting cargo between countries, and for leisure, sport and ...
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 .