||Naval Institute Press
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This publication developed for the ship modellers is an extensivery researched publication which is full of insight and contains so many details. The book will definitely appeal to any person intedested in the era of sailing ships. The largest collection of the scale vessel models in the world is housed in the National Maritime Museum - some of them are contemporary artefacts created by the shipbuilders or craftsmen of the Royal Navy, ranging from the mid-XVII century to the present day. The book will tell the readers the full story fof the sailing cruising ship evolution. There are so many model photographs included in the publication, all of them being taken in full color and containing the detailed views.