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Greenhill, Basil

Overview
Works: 177 works in 572 publications in 3 languages and 8,076 library holdings
Genres: History  Pictorial works  Naval history  Biography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Author of introduction, Composer, Contributor, Honoree
Classifications: VM15, 623.821
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Most widely held works by Basil Greenhill
Archaeology of the boat : a new introductory study by Basil Greenhill( Book )

12 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kulturhistorisk beskrivelse af bådens og bådebygningens historie verden over
The evolution of the wooden ship by Basil Greenhill( Book )

13 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in English and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book traces the evolution and associated traditions of the wooden ship, through her multiple forms and styles from her prehistoric beginnings to her demise shortly after the First World War. Details are provided on regional variations including the small three-masted schooner (Wales), the large three-masted schooner (Finland), the three-masted barque (Canada), and the four-master schooner (United States)
Travelling by sea in the nineteenth century: interior design in Victorian passenger ships by Basil Greenhill( Book )

13 editions published between 1972 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A quayside camera, 1845-1917 by Basil Greenhill( Book )

6 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Westcountrymen in Prince Edward's Isle: a fragment of the great migration by Basil Greenhill( Book )

15 editions published between 1967 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of the colonization of Prince Edward Island by emigrants from Devon, England, in the 19th century
The North Sea : a highway of economic and cultural exchange, character-history by Arne Bang Andersen( Book )

10 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The National Maritime Museum by Basil Greenhill( Book )

12 editions published in 1982 in English and German and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Cook: the opening of the Pacific by Basil Greenhill( Book )

13 editions published between 1970 and 1981 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Victorian and Edwardian merchant steamships from old photographs by Basil Greenhill( Book )

7 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The archaeology of boats & ships : an introduction by Basil Greenhill( Book )

16 editions published in 1995 in English and French and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Om arkæologernes fund og beskrivelser af både og skibe fra tidligste tid til middelalderens kogger
The life and death of the merchant sailing ship 1815-1965 by Basil Greenhill( Book )

5 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author traces the later history of the sailing ship; contrary to widely held belief the sailing vessel was under no serious threat from the steamship until the successful development of the marine compound engine in the mid 1860s
The British assault on Finland, 1854-1855 : a forgotten naval war by Basil Greenhill( Book )

11 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This book describes what at first sight seems an obscure campaign of the Royal Navy, but its significance has been greatly underestimated since it was the first time in history that a steam battlefleet went to war"--Dust jacket
Women under sail: letters and journals concerning eight women travelling or working in sailing vessels between 1829 and 1949 by Basil Greenhill( Book )

5 editions published between 1970 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Victorian and Edwardian sailing ships from old photographs by Basil Greenhill( Book )

6 editions published between 1976 and 1981 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seafaring under sail : the life of the merchant seaman by Basil Greenhill( Book )

7 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The last tall ships : Gustaf Erikson and the Åland sailing fleets, 1872-1947 by Georg Kåhre( Book )

11 editions published between 1948 and 1990 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Schooners by Basil Greenhill( Book )

6 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The archaeology of boats & ships : an introduction
Alternative Names
Basil Greenhill British historian and diplomat

Basil Greenhill Brits diplomaat (1920-2003)

Greenhill, Basil

Greenhill, Basil 1920-

Greenhill, Basil Jack 1920-2003

Languages
English (202)

German (2)

French (1)

Covers
The archaeology of boats & ships : an introduction