The Naval Handbook for Sailmakers - 3rd Edition
This work will be of value to modern seafarers as it covers the canvas work that is needed on all ships, such as ventilation cowls. There are few authoritative sources of information on this subject but the Royal Navy has maintained this knowledge in this classic handbook. Covers: Materials; Measuring, marking, cutting and sewing; Finishing; Maintenance and repair; Do it yourself canvas work; Awnings and tents; Sails.
- The Nautical Institute