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Ancient Boats in North-West Europe

The Archaeology of Water Transport to Ad 1500 (Longman Archaeology Series)

by Sean McGrail

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  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Addison Wesley Publishing Company .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • European archaeology,
  • European history (ie other than Britain & Ireland),
  • Maritime history,
  • Prehistoric archaeology,
  • Transport: General Interest,
  • Nautical Archaeology,
  • History,
  • Textbooks,
  • History: World,
  • Northern Europe, Scandinavia,
  • Western Continental Europe,
  • Archaeology,
  • Ships & Shipbuilding - Engineering,
  • Western Europe - General,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Europe - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages360
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10651837M
    ISBN 100582319757
    ISBN 109780582319752

    The first historically confirmed intensive use of the North Sea was by the Romans in 12 BC, when Nero Claudius Drusus built and launched a fleet of over a thousand ships into the North Sea conquering the indigenous tribes, including the Frisii and the 5 BC the Roman knowledge of the Sea was greatly expanded as far as the Elbe by a military expedition under Tiberius. Ancient Boats in North-West Europe: The Archaeology of Water Transport to AD (Longman Archaeology Series): ISBN () Softcover, Routledge, Ancient Boats (Shire archaeology).

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    ABOUT THE BOOK After an introduction to the topic of maritime archaeology and an account of the way maritime archaeologists work, Sean McGrail describes the building and use of rafts, boats and ships in north-west Europe up to about The evidence for early sea voyages and for navigation without instruments is surveyed and there follows a summary of present knowledge ab/5(2).   Birka, located on the island of Björkö in present-day Sweden, was an important trading center and strongly fortified town in the Viking Age which flourished from the 8th through the 10th centuries CE. Along with the town of Hedeby which is located in present-day Denmark, Birka was the most important Viking trading center in to its prime location on Lake Mälaren, which .


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In ancient marine times, people used rafts, logs of bamboo, bundles of reeds, air filled animal skins and asphalt covered baskets to traverse small water bodies.

To be precise, the first boat was a simple frame of sticks lashed together and covered expertly with sewn hides. These boats could carry large and heavy loads easily.

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New scientific research carried out on the remains shows it is at least 4, years old. The boat was one of three discovered by amateur archaeologist Ted Wright on the banks of the Humber at Ferriby near Hull.This book fills the gap and it offers a two-tier approach to the subject.

The main text is a coherent introduction to the whole field of science-based dating, written in plain langauge for non-scientists. Additional end-notes, however, offer a a more technical understanding, and cater for those who have a scientific and mathematical background.