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People of the Northern Seas
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People of the Northern Seas

Lewis R. Fischer and Walter Minchinton

Abstract

This volume aims to continue the expansion of maritime history beyond the narrow definition - ‘the study of ships’ - to include all people involved in seagoing activities. The volume consists of eleven articles exploring the people of Northern seas, spanning the seventeenth to nineteenth centuries and primarily focused on Europe. They were originally presented at a 1992 Finland conference of the Association for the History of the Northern Seas. The articles are broad in scope, and are collected here with the intention of stimulating further academic research into the lives and histories of the ... More

Keywords: Northern Seas, Fishermen, Seamen, Maritime Merchants, Shipowners, Shipbrokers, Naval History

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 1992 Print ISBN-13: 9780969588528
Published to Liverpool Scholarship Online: September 2018 DOI:10.5949/liverpool/9780969588528.001.0001

Authors

Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Lewis R. Fischer, editor

Walter Minchinton, editor

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