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Archaeology of Seafaring

The Indian Ocean in the Ancient Period

by Himanshu Prabha Ray

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  • 37 Currently reading

Published by South Asia Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Archaeology,
  • Sociology, Social Studies,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages352
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9081020M
    ISBN 108173070601
    ISBN 109788173070600

    ANTH Classical Seafaring ANTH Books and Treatises on Shipbuilding ANTH Research and Reconstruction of Wooden Hulls ANTH Medieval Seafaring in the Mediterranean ANTH New World Seafaring ANTH Post Medieval Seafaring ANTH Deep-Submergence Archaeology Other Elective Courses (3 credit hours each). Description: In this volume Professor Seˆn McGrail introduces the reader to a relatively new branch of Archaeology _ the study of water transport _ how early rafts, boats and ships were built and used. Concepts, such as boatbuilding traditions, ship stability and .

    “Anyone interested in historical archaeology, seafaring, and of course, piracy on the high seas as well as on land will enjoy this book.”—Donny L. Hamilton, director, Conservation Research Laboratory, Texas A&M University “Shows that the piracy of yesteryear had the same economic impact and reasons for being as piracy does today. Pirates, along with their dreams and the dreams of those. These seafaring people clash first with the Egyptians and then with the Israelites. Archaeological discoveries in Israel put anew perspective on the exploits of Samson. 7 "The House of David" 3 March () TBA: Judah and Israel are united under David.

    Islands of Inquiry: Colonisation, Seafaring and the Archaeology of Maritime Landscapes (), ed. by Geoffrey R. Clark, Foss Leach, and Sue O'Connor (PDF with commentary at ANU E Press) More items available under broader and related terms at left. Archaeology of seafaring. Delhi: Pragati Publications, (OCoLC) Online version: Archaeology of seafaring. Delhi: Pragati Publications, (OCoLC) Material Type: Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: Himanshu Prabha Ray; Indian Council of Historical Research.


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