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Boat - Wikipedia

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A boat is a watercraft of a large range of sizes designed to float, plane, work or travel on water. ..... Jump up ^ First Mariners – Archaeology Magazine Archive.

Who invented the first boat? | Reference.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 ...

Who invented boats? | Reference.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 ...

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 ...

History of Boats

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Rafts; Reed Boats; Dugouts Canoes; Kayaks & Coracles; Earliest Leather Boats ... of Metal, the invention of writing and the rise of kingdoms; roughly before 3,000 BCE. ... However, the very first sea-worthy boats were most probably built long ...

HISTORY OF BOATS AND SHIPS

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

No. 1258: Inventing the Riverboat

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We tell children that Fulton invented the steamboat when, in fact, many people built ... His boats would turn huge profits for a few trips, and then break down or suffer accidents. ... Shreve made the first New Orleans-to-Louisville trip in 1815.

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 ... Likewise, Lenoir may have been the first person to motorize a boat, but it was ...

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.

Ships and boats: a timeline — kidcyber

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Boat builders in ancient Egypt used reeds to build what were probably the first sailing boats. The Egyptian reed boats had a mast and sails and were used on the ...