Ancient Boats in North-West Europe

Sean McGrail

Editura: Longman
First published in 1987, this text has been revised for a student and non-specialist readership. It provides an authoritative and comprehensive survey of water transport across Northern Europe from the Late Palaeolithic to the later Middle Ages using a variety of primary sources and excavations.
  • Limba : Engleza
  • Cuprins :

    1. Introduction.
    2. Types of water transport.
    3. Stability and seaworthiness.
    4. Trees and wood.
    5. Log rafts.
    6. Logboats.
    7. Bark boats.
    8. Wooden plank boats.
    9. Bundle rafts and boats.
    10. Hide boats and float rafts.
    11. Assessment of performance.
    12. Population, steering and anchoring.
    13. Seamanship.
    14. Pilotage and navigation.
    Index.

  • Data Publicarii : 23 Jan 1998
  • Editie : 1
  • Format : Paperback
  • Numar pagini : 354
  • ISBN : 9780582319752
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