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.