Tugboats /

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Bibliographic Details
Author / Creator:Rosenblum, Richard.
Edition:1st ed.
Imprint:New York : Holt, Rinehart and Winston, c1976.
Description:[32] p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Language:English
Subject:Tugboats -- Juvenile literature.
Tugboats.
Juvenile works.
Format: Print Book
Local Note:University of Chicago Library's copy has original dust jacket.
University of Chicago Library's copy Gift of Barbara and Bill Yoffee, AB '52.
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/8380078
Hidden Bibliographic Details
Other uniform titles:Barbara and Bill Yoffee Collection.
ISBN:0030153115
9780030153112
Summary:Traces the history of tugboats, how they are built, and their various uses.
Review by Kirkus Book Review

Rosenblum follows a hasty historical once-over with a slightly closer look at the launching and early career of a particular tug, relying on his busy line drawings of tugs, ships, and harbors to carry most of the load. But just as the text fails to focus on enlivening specifics, the drawings, which seem detailed at first glance, don't really give you much to look at. Serviceable, but only in the short haul--for those who can't yet maneuver Burchard's sturdier Harbor Tug (1975). Copyright ©Kirkus Reviews, used with permission.

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Review by Kirkus Book Review