Age of Reconnaissance. UK in dj

By: PARRY, J.H. History of Civilization

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PARRY, J.H. The Age of Reconnaissance. L.: Weidenfeld and Nicolson, (1963).UK Edition. Pp (4),v-xv,(1),1-[365],(3),+ 64 pp.plates. 8vo, green cloth. In the History of Civilization series. Chapters : 1. Attitudes and Motives;2. Commercial Experience and Financial Backing; 3. Ships and Shipbuilders; 4. Seamen and Seamanship; 5. Pilotage and Navigation; 6. Charts and Maps; 7. The Fighting Capacity of Men and of Ships; 8. Africa and the Indian Ocean; 9. The Atlantic and the South Sea; 10. The American Conquests; 11. Atlantic Trade and Piracy; 12. New Routes to the East; 13. Fishing, Fur-Trading and Planting; 14. The Land Empire of Spain; 15. The Sea Empires of Portugaland Holland; 16. The Plantations and Their Trades; 17. Migrations and Disp ersals; 18. The Colonial Bureaucrats; 19. The Rights of Conquerors and Conquered. Vg in chipped and torn, price-clipped dj. 50.00

Title: Age of Reconnaissance. UK in dj

Author Name: PARRY, J.H. History of Civilization

Categories: 61,

Publisher: Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1963,:

Seller ID: 63957

Keywords: NAUTICAL TRADE HISTORY NEWFOUNDLAND EXPLORATION NOVA SCOTIA ,