Boats and boatbuilding
  • Tools of the maritime trades by John E. Horsley.  Camden, Maine: International Marine Publishing Company, 1978.
  • Paasch's illustrated marine dictionary : in English, French and German originally published as 'From keel to truck' by H. Paasch.  London: Conway Maritime Press, 1997.
  • The Whaleboat : a study of design, construction and use from 1850 to 1970 by Willits D. Ansel.  Mystic, Conn. Mystic Seaport Museum, c1983.
  • Blue gum clippers and whale ships of Tasmania by Will Lawson and the Shiplovers' Society of Tasmania.  Hobart: Ship Lovers Society of Tasmania, 1987.