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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. ..... 1000 Inventions and Discoveries. Dorling Kindersley Children's.

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

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

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

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.

www.britannica.com/technology/ship/History-of-ships

The very fact that boats may be quite easily identified in illustrations of great antiquity ... The question of the invention of the steamboat raises fierce chauvinistic ...

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

Information on ships and boats for students K-6, in timeline format. ... A frame boat, built like a basket and covered with animal skins was another very early boat. A coating of tar kept the boat watertight. .... Technology & Inventions. If you:

www.marineinsight.com/maritime-history/the-history-of-ships-ancient-maritime-world

Jan 4, 2017 ... From the very first boat to the present massive ships, the ... The invention of the sail was the greatest turning point in maritime history. The sails ...

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 ... Inventions. Q: ... What year was the boat invented?

www.boats.com/on-the-water/10-great-inventions-and-innovations-in-modern-boating

Dec 23, 2012 ... Here are some of our top picks of things that the most innovative minds in boating design, manufacturing, and accessories have brought you ...

www.ducksters.com/history/china/inventions_technology.php

Kids learn about the inventions and technology of Ancient China to Europe such as ... Boat Rudder - The rudder was invented as a way to steer large ships.