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Viking and Iron Age Expanded Boats - by Ole Crumlin-pedersen & Hanus Jensen (Paperback)

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During the summers from 2005 to 2007, the Viking Ship Museum reconstructed and built three boats from the Iron Age and Viking Age. Common to all three boats is that they all have a thin, hollowed-out log boat as their basic component, which is heated and softened over fire and then expanded out into a new hull form.

In this book, archaeologist Ole Crumlin-Pedersen presents the archaeological background of expanded boats, while boat-builder Hanus Jensen describes how the three reconstructions were built.

Both authors communicate their knowledge and experience with such passion, that we as readers get entirely swept up in their enthusiasm for this part of the Nordic clinker-built boat’s history.
Number of Pages: 128
Genre: Social Science, Transportation
Format: Paperback
Publisher: David Brown Book Co
Author: Ole Crumlin-pedersen & Hanus Jensen
Language: English
Street Date: August 31, 2018
TCIN: 51718479
UPC: 9788785180742
Item Number (DPCI): 248-29-3546
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MSRPwas $30.00

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