BASS, George F. (ed.) McKEE, Alexander THROCKMORTON, Peter WHEELER, Robert C.
Title: History of Seafaring Based on Underwater Archaeology. 1st Omega edition
Publisher:  Omega, London, 1974, ISBN:0860077055
Seller ID: 99498
BASS, George F., (ed.). A History of Seafaring Based on Underwater Archaeology. (London) : Omega, (1974). First Omega Edition. Pp (8),9-320. Illustrated. Index. Double Column. 4to, illustrated black and white card covers. Contents: 1. "The Earliest Seafarers in the Mediterranean and the Near East" by George F. Bass; 2. "Greek, Etruscan and Phoenician Ships and Shipping" byKeith DeVries; 3. "Romans on the Sea" by Peter Throckmorton; 4. "Greek and Roman Harbour Works" by Joseph W. Shaw; 5. "Ships of the Roman Period and after in Britain" by Peter Marsden; 6. "Byzantium, Mistress of the Sea: 330-641" by Frederick van Doorninck; 7. "Scandinavian Ships from Earliest Times to the Vikings" by Arne Emil Christensen; 8. "The Vikings and the Hanseatic Merchants: 900-1450" by Ole Crumlin-Pedersen; 9. "The Maritime Republics: Medieval and Renaissance Ships in Italy" by Enrico Scandurra; 10. "The Influence of British Naval Strategy on Ship Design: 1400-1850" by Alexander McKee; 11. "Traders and Privateers across the Atlantic: 1492-1733" by MendelL. Peterson; 12. "Waterways Open the New World" by Robert C. Wheeler and R ichard C. Van Gemert. Very good. 15.00