The Conway ‘Anatomy of the Ship’ series has established a high reputation amongst modellers and ship enthusiasts. This edition maintains fully that reputation and follows the established pattern of concise textual history, photographs and high quality drawings. The dust cover includes a 1/150th scale fold-out plan. The wealth of detail is designed to meet the needs of expert model makers. This subject is the oldest commissioned warship still afloat. Nick-named “Old Ironsides”, USS Constitution was one of four heavily armed frigates built for the embryonic US Navy and tasked with anti-piracy patrols.