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Boats, Ships and Shipyards: Proceedings of the Ninth by Carlo Beltrame

By Carlo Beltrame

From sewn planked boats in Early Dynastic Egypt to overdue Roman wrecks in Italy, and the layout of Venetian service provider Galleys, this large quantity gathers jointly fifty-three papers featuring new examine at the archaeology and heritage of historic ships and shipbuilding traditions. The papers were grouped into numerous thematic sections, together with: ships of the Mediterranean; the reconstruction of historic ships, from life-size reconstructions to laptop types; the research of shipyards, shipsheds and slipways of the Mediterranean and Europe; Venetian Galleys of the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries; and North ecu medieval and put up -medieval ships. those papers that have been awarded on the 9th overseas Symposium on Boat and send Archaeology (ISBSA), held in Venice 2000. Carlo Beltrame is a free-lance archaeologist and agreement professor of Maritime archaeology at Università Ca' Foscari of Venice and of Naval archaeology at Universita della Tuscia of Viterbo. He specialises within the archaeology of ship-construction from antiquity till the Renaissance interval and method in maritime archaeology.

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