Like a Rock

  • Shelley Wachsmann

Abstract

Ships and boats, whether they sail the deep blue sea or the shallow waters of an inland lake, require the ability to hold a firm position in the water. This is the purpose of an anchor, which is to a vessel what brakes are to a car.

Keywords

Brittle Turkey Hull Excavation Cataract 

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© Shelley Wachsmann 1995

Authors and Affiliations

  • Shelley Wachsmann
    • 1
  1. 1.College StationTexasUSA

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