New PDF release: Ancient Boats in North-West Europe: The Archaeology of Water

By Sean Mcgrail

finally a paperback variation of this regular paintings on marine archaeology. Séan McGrail's research bought unprecedented serious acclaim while it used to be first released in hardback in 1987 and it really is now revised and released in paperback for the 1st time. Professor McGrail offers an authoritative survey of water delivery throughout Northern Europe from the past due Palaeolithic to the later heart a while, utilizing facts of excavations, but additionally documentary resources, iconographic and ethnographic facts. within the approach he solutions such key questions as How have been those boats equipped? what kind of atmosphere have been they utilized in? What speeds might they in achieving? and the way have been they navigated?

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