Edited by John Bowen
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Model Shipwright by John Bowen
Book DescriptionSince its launch in 1972, this quarterly journal has been regarded as the world's leading ship modelling publication. The mixture of articles, reviews, news and comment from modelmakers worldwide provides the best and most detailed information available anywhere, and is enhanced with authentic plans, clear diagrams and many photographs. Articles explain how individual models were researched and constructed, problems addressed and solved along the way. The whole range of maritime vessel is covered, from regional craft to sailing warships to merchantmen and modern liners and battleships, and comprehensive ship histories are often included. Contributors construct a range of dioramas, waterline and working models. Each issue of the journal comes complete with a free large-scale modeller's draught with accompanying modelling notes, illustrations and specifications for a featured vessel.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9781844860821
(240mm x 185mm x 5mm)
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Publish Date: 4-Sep-2008
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author John Bowen
Barchester Towers, Paperback (October 2014)
Barchester Towers (1857) was the book that made Trollope's reputation and it remains his most popular and enjoyable novel. The arrival of a new bishop in Barchester sets the town in turmoil: who will come out on top in the battle between the archdeacon, the bishop, Mr Slope, and Mrs Proudie?
Shipwright, Hardback (May 2013)
An essential volume for dedicated ship modellers or budding enthusiasts, Shipwright focuses on all aspects of scratch-built model shipbuilding, restoration, archaeology and marine art complete with modelmakers' own photographs, archival plans, prints and artworks.
Phineas Redux, Paperback (November 2011)
When Phineas Finn returns from Ireland to the parliamentary fray, his political advancement is complicated by his romantic relations with three powerful women; his very life is at stake when he is accused of murder. The fourth of Trollope's Palliser novels, Phineas Redux is a spellbinding achievement, and the first modern 'media' novel.
Shipwright, 2011, Hardback (November 2010)» View all books by John Bowen
The second edition of a new, full-colour annual focusing on all facets of 'scratch-built' model shipbuilding, as well as related articles on restoration, archaeology, historical research and marine art.
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Author Biography - John Bowen
John Bowen is the author of several acclaimed titles for Conway Maritime Press and has been at the helm of Model Shipwright since its launch in 1972. His editorial experience and depth of knowledge have been key to its ongoing success.
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