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The Resource Maritime technology in the ancient economy : ship-design and navigation, edited by W.V. Harris and K. Iara ; with contributions by P. Arnaud [and others]

Maritime technology in the ancient economy : ship-design and navigation, edited by W.V. Harris and K. Iara ; with contributions by P. Arnaud [and others]

Label
Maritime technology in the ancient economy : ship-design and navigation
Title
Maritime technology in the ancient economy
Title remainder
ship-design and navigation
Statement of responsibility
edited by W.V. Harris and K. Iara ; with contributions by P. Arnaud [and others]
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • ita
  • eng
Member of
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Language note
Contributions in English, French, and Italian
LC call number
VM16
LC item number
.M37 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Harris, William V.
  • Iara, K
  • Arnaud, Pascal
Series statement
Journal of Roman archaeology Supplementary series
Series volume
84
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Shipbuilding
  • Navigation
  • Shipping
  • Mediterranean Region
Label
Maritime technology in the ancient economy : ship-design and navigation, edited by W.V. Harris and K. Iara ; with contributions by P. Arnaud [and others]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Revised papers from a conference held at the American Academy in Rome and the University of Rome 'La Sapienza' on June 16-17, 2009
  • "Our specific claim in assembling this collection of papers has been to answer the question ... whether advances in either ship-construction or navigation are likely to have lowered the costs of maritime trade at any time during the longue durée of the Graeco-Roman Mediterranean"--P. [9]
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [235]-258) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A comparative perspective on the determinants of scale and productivity of Roman maritime trade in the Mediterranean / W. Scheidel -- Les conséquences de l'évolution des techniques de construction navale sur l'économie maritime antique : quelques exemples / P. Pomey -- Osservazioni riguardanti alcune innovazaioni in ambito navale di epoca classica : pregi e difetti / P. Dell'Amico - L'útilisation des gros tonnages / A. Tchernia -- Efficiency or economics? Sail development in the ancient Mediterranean / J. Whitewright -- Tra il fiume e il mare : le caudicariae di Fiumicino / G. Boetto -- Sulle origini della carpenteria moderna / S. Martino -- Greco-Roman meteorology and navigation / L. Taub -- Sailing 90 ̊from the wind : norm or exception? / P. Arnaud -- Il carattere portolanico dello Stadiasmo o Perioplo del Mare Grande / S. Medas -- Snails, wine and winter navigation / A. Marzano -- No easy option : Nile versus Red Sea in ancient and mediaeval north-south navigation / J.P. Cooper -- The economic influences of developments in maritime technology in antiquity / A. Wilson
Control code
742511757
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
264 pages
Isbn
9781887829847
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)742511757
Label
Maritime technology in the ancient economy : ship-design and navigation, edited by W.V. Harris and K. Iara ; with contributions by P. Arnaud [and others]
Publication
Note
  • Revised papers from a conference held at the American Academy in Rome and the University of Rome 'La Sapienza' on June 16-17, 2009
  • "Our specific claim in assembling this collection of papers has been to answer the question ... whether advances in either ship-construction or navigation are likely to have lowered the costs of maritime trade at any time during the longue durée of the Graeco-Roman Mediterranean"--P. [9]
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [235]-258) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A comparative perspective on the determinants of scale and productivity of Roman maritime trade in the Mediterranean / W. Scheidel -- Les conséquences de l'évolution des techniques de construction navale sur l'économie maritime antique : quelques exemples / P. Pomey -- Osservazioni riguardanti alcune innovazaioni in ambito navale di epoca classica : pregi e difetti / P. Dell'Amico - L'útilisation des gros tonnages / A. Tchernia -- Efficiency or economics? Sail development in the ancient Mediterranean / J. Whitewright -- Tra il fiume e il mare : le caudicariae di Fiumicino / G. Boetto -- Sulle origini della carpenteria moderna / S. Martino -- Greco-Roman meteorology and navigation / L. Taub -- Sailing 90 ̊from the wind : norm or exception? / P. Arnaud -- Il carattere portolanico dello Stadiasmo o Perioplo del Mare Grande / S. Medas -- Snails, wine and winter navigation / A. Marzano -- No easy option : Nile versus Red Sea in ancient and mediaeval north-south navigation / J.P. Cooper -- The economic influences of developments in maritime technology in antiquity / A. Wilson
Control code
742511757
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
264 pages
Isbn
9781887829847
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)742511757

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