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The Resource Seafarers, merchants and pirates in the Middle Ages, Dirk Meier ; translated by Angus McGeoch

Seafarers, merchants and pirates in the Middle Ages, Dirk Meier ; translated by Angus McGeoch

Label
Seafarers, merchants and pirates in the Middle Ages
Title
Seafarers, merchants and pirates in the Middle Ages
Statement of responsibility
Dirk Meier ; translated by Angus McGeoch
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Summary
In this engaging and highly-illustrated volume, Dirk Meier brings to life the world of the medieval seaman, based on evidence from ship excavations and contemporary accounts of voyages
Member of
Cataloging source
UKM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Meier, Dirk
Dewey number
388.50948/0902
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
VK55
LC item number
.M4513 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Merchant marine
  • Shipping
  • Ships, Medieval
  • Seafaring life
  • Trade routes
  • Merchant mariners
  • Pirates
  • Archaeology, Medieval
  • Europe, Northern
  • Europe, Northern
  • Antiquities
  • Archaeology, Medieval
  • Commerce
  • Merchant marine
  • Merchant mariners
  • Pirates
  • Seafaring life
  • Shipping
  • Ships, Medieval
  • Trade routes
  • Europe, Northern
  • Ausgrabung
  • Kulturlandschaftswandel
  • Schiff
  • Seehandel
  • Seeschifffahrt
  • Nordseeküste
  • Ostseeküste
Label
Seafarers, merchants and pirates in the Middle Ages, Dirk Meier ; translated by Angus McGeoch
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Originally published in German as Seefahrer, Händler und Piraten im Mittelalter, Jan Thorbecke Verlag der Schwabenverlag AG, Ostfildern, 2004"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 169-173) 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
Introduction. Venturing on the high seas -- Rivers, coasts and seas : navigation in the early Middle Ages -- Experience and innovation : shipbuilding in the Middle Ages -- From landmarks to charts : advances in navigation -- Dorestad, London, Ribe : the North Sea and its early trading ports -- From Hedeby to Vineta : early trading posts on the Baltic -- From the Varangians to the Greeks : along the Russian rivers -- Early explorers : the Vikings in the North Atlantic -- 'Terrible Portents' : Viking expeditions of pillage and conquest -- A medieval sea power? The Hanseatic League -- 'Friends of God and foes of all the world' : the Vitalienbrüder privateers -- The maritime heritage of the Baltic and the North Sea
Control code
63186770
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
vii, 184 pages
Isbn
9781843832379
Lccn
2010513498
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)63186770
Label
Seafarers, merchants and pirates in the Middle Ages, Dirk Meier ; translated by Angus McGeoch
Publication
Note
"Originally published in German as Seefahrer, Händler und Piraten im Mittelalter, Jan Thorbecke Verlag der Schwabenverlag AG, Ostfildern, 2004"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 169-173) 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
Introduction. Venturing on the high seas -- Rivers, coasts and seas : navigation in the early Middle Ages -- Experience and innovation : shipbuilding in the Middle Ages -- From landmarks to charts : advances in navigation -- Dorestad, London, Ribe : the North Sea and its early trading ports -- From Hedeby to Vineta : early trading posts on the Baltic -- From the Varangians to the Greeks : along the Russian rivers -- Early explorers : the Vikings in the North Atlantic -- 'Terrible Portents' : Viking expeditions of pillage and conquest -- A medieval sea power? The Hanseatic League -- 'Friends of God and foes of all the world' : the Vitalienbrüder privateers -- The maritime heritage of the Baltic and the North Sea
Control code
63186770
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
vii, 184 pages
Isbn
9781843832379
Lccn
2010513498
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)63186770

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