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Boat Building in Wood

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Clinker Plywood Boatbuilding Manual.By Iain Oughtred.
A fully detailed study of the methods of building small craft of all types in glued clinker (lapstrake) construction.
Softcover, A4 size, profusely illustrated, 170 pages.

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Plans & Dreams by Paul GartsidePaul Gartside has now published his first book, containing plans and building commentaries for 23 of his own distinctive small craft.
Purchase of the book entitles you to 25% of the price of downloaded plan sets. Offer is now valid to 31st Dec. 2017, and applies to purchases of multiple plan sets.
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Boatbuilder's Notebookby Glen L. Witt
Glen-L Marine Designs 2008. B&W illus., line drawings, 130 pages, soft cover spiral-bound.
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Boat Building In Your Own BackyardBy Sam Rabl
Second Edition 1998.
First published in 1947 and popular ever since, this book introduces the first time builder to all the techniques to build small boats with plywood and adhesives.
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BoatbuildingBy Howard I. Chapelle.
One of the all time classics of small boat building.
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How to Build a Wooden BoatBy David C. 'Bud' McIntosh.
Illustrations by Samuel F. Manning
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Boat Building With Plywood.By Glen L. Witt, Naval Architect.
If there is any such thing as 'traditional plywood boatbuilding' then this is the text book for it.

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Building the Herreshoff DinghySubtitled 'The Manufacturer's Method'
By Barry Thomas
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The Working Guide to Small-Boat SailsBy David L. Nichols
2006. 96 pages, softcover.

The Gougeon Brothers on Boat Constructionby Meade Gougeon Fifth Edition. 2005.
The most comprehensive text on wood/epoxy boat construction. Selected Contents,

Hardback, 404 pages. B&W illus and colour plates.
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Boatbuilding ManualBy Robert M. Steward.
Fourth Edition 1994
Now in its fourth edition and with 60,000 copies sold this has become the basic textbook on traditional and modern construction.
372 pages. B&W illus. Hardback.
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Devlin's Boat BuildingBy Sam Devlin
Subtitled 'How to build any boat the Stitch-and-Glue Way'

198 pages. B&W illus. Softcover.