For many centuries Greek was the lingua franca of the Western World, then Latin took over for almost two milennia and now English seems to have assumed this role. That is why this site is presented in the English language, although the author's mother tongue is German.

These pages are devoted to

maritime history • ship models • and antique small machine tools

Maritime Resources
Ship Models
For sale
Zu Verkaufen
Other Stuff


historischer Schiffbau e.V.

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since 28 August 2003
Last update 23 March 2013, see also Site History

Association des Amis du
Musée de la Marine

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