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Unformatted text preview: Introduction The Invention and Development of the First Boats Ø Significance Ø First Boat Ø Improvements Ø Impact on Trade Ø Addition of the Sails Significance Ø Exploration ØConquest ØCuriosity Ø Resource Acquisition First Boats Ø First Waterborne Vessels ØMagdalene Period (16,000-10,000 B.C.) Ø Materials ØDeer Skin, Antlers, Wood ØWood ØFood - Fishing Ø Socialization Ø Technical Inovations ØTools Improvements Ø Dugout Boats ØMade by Carving Out a Tree. ØFirst Known Dugout Was in 6300 B.C. ØFound in Pesee Netherlands Trade Ø Use of Boats to Aid in Trade ØDates Back to 4000 B.C. Ø Traders Met on a Small Island ØServe As a Safe Zone ØAccessible Only by Boat ØAvoid Ambushes. Ø Paved the Development ØUse of Boat As Aid to Trading. 1 The Sail Sources Ø Invention Credited to Egyptians. ØDates Back to 3500 B.C. Ø Nile River ØWind ØBlows South ØCurrent ØFlows North ØIdeal Condition Ø The Story of Sail ØG.S. Laird Clows Ø Conway’s History of the Ship ØThe Earliest Ships ØConway Ø History of the Sailing Ship ØAcro publishing co.. 2 ...
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