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The man who thought like a ship [electronic resource] / Loren C. Steffy.

By: Steffy, Loren C.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Ed Rachal Foundation nautical archaeology series: Publisher: College Station : Texas A&M University Press, c2012Edition: 1st ed.Description: 1 online resource (196 p., [32] p of plates) : ill.ISBN: 9781603440585 (electronic bk.); 1603440585 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Steffy, J. Richard (John Richard), 1924-2007 | Institute of Nautical Archaeology (U.S.) -- History -- 20th century | Institute of Nautical Archaeology (U.S.) -- History -- 21st century | American Institute of Nautical Archaeology -- History | Marine archaeologists -- Texas -- Biography | Underwater archaeology | BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Historical | SOCIAL SCIENCE / ArchaeologyGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Man who thought like a ship.DDC classification: 930.1028/04092 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Crooked Aleppo -- Dreams in paper and paste -- Short circuits -- The ships begin to speak -- Pieces of the puzzle -- "You're crazy! You'll starve to death" -- The reconstructor -- A dream in jeopardy -- Man's failure as a thinking animal -- Zoe's garage -- Settling into Mecca -- Studies in mud, charcoal, and bronze -- Genius and despair -- The laughter of Aristides -- The voyage ends -- Epilogue.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 165-183) and index.

Crooked Aleppo -- Dreams in paper and paste -- Short circuits -- The ships begin to speak -- Pieces of the puzzle -- "You're crazy! You'll starve to death" -- The reconstructor -- A dream in jeopardy -- Man's failure as a thinking animal -- Zoe's garage -- Settling into Mecca -- Studies in mud, charcoal, and bronze -- Genius and despair -- The laughter of Aristides -- The voyage ends -- Epilogue.

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