Ships, Innovation
& Social Change

Aspects of Carvel Shipbuilding
in Northern Europe, 1450-1850

By Jonathan Adams
September 2003
Goteborg University Press
ISBN: 9172656859
255 p Illustrated, 6 " x 9 ".
$82.50 Paper Original


Ph.D. Dissertation. Partial Contents: Ships & boats as archaeological source material. Reading Ships. Ships as Society. From Medieval to Modern-Ships of State. Hull Structures. Spars & Rigging. Fittings. Ordnance. Guns or Barricas? Shipwrights-status & power. Carvel Building in retrospect. Maritime Material Culture. References. Glossary. Appendices.

Archaeology; History
Stockholm Studies in Archaeology No. 24

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