Boats, Ships and Shipyards: Proceedings of the Ninth International Symposium on Boat and Ship Archaeology, Venice 2000

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Carlo Beltrame, UniversitÓ degli studi di Venezia. Dipartimento di scienze dell'antichitÓ e del Vicino Oriente
Oxbow, 2003 - Social Science - 362 pages
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From sewn planked boats in Early Dynastic Egypt to Late Roman wrecks in Italy, and the design of Venetian Merchant Galleys, this huge volume gathers together fifty-three papers presenting new research on the archaeology and history of ancient ships and shipbuilding traditions. The papers have been grouped into several thematic sections, including: ships of the Mediterranean; the reconstruction of ancient ships, from life-size reconstructions to computer models; the study of shipyards, shipsheds and slipways of the Mediterranean and Europe; Venetian Galleys of the 15th and 16th centuries; and North European medieval and post -medieval ships. These papers which were presented at the 9th Ninth International Symposium on Boat and Ship Archaeology (ISBSA), held in Venice 2000.

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Contents

B MEDITERRANEAN SHIPS
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MortiseandTenon Joints of Bronze Age Seagoing Ships
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Reconstruction of Marseilles 6th century BC Greek ships
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About the author (2003)

Carlo Beltrame is a free-lance archaeologist and contract professor of Maritime archaeology at UniversitO Ca' Foscari of Venice and of Naval archaeology at Universita della Tuscia of Viterbo. He specialises in the archaeology of ship-construction from antiquity until the Renaissance period and methodology in maritime archaeology.

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