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The global origins and development of seafaring / edited by Atholl Anderson, James H. Barrett & Katherine V. Boyle
Bib ID 5056927
Format BookBook
Description Cambridge : McDonald Institute of Archeological Research, University of Cambridge ; Oakville, CT : David Brown Book Co. [distributor], c2010 
xiv, 330 p. : ill. (some col.), maps ; 29 cm. 
ISBN 9781902937526
190293752X
Series

McDonald Institute monographs 1363-1349.

Full contents
  • Part I: Introduction - The origins and development of seafaring: towards a global approach / Atholl Anderson
  • Part II: Inferences of early seafaring
  • Neptune's children: the evolution of human seafaring / Jon McVey Erlandson
  • Earliest coastal settlement, marine palaeoeconomies and human dispersal: the Africa-Arabia connection / Geoff Bailey
  • Pleistocene migration and colonization in the Indo-Pacific region / Sue O'Connor
  • Pleistocene Sahul and the origions of seafaring / James F. O'Connell, Jim Allen, Kristen Hawkes
  • Seafaring intensity and island-mainland interaction along the Pacific Coast of North America / Ben Fitzhugh, Dougles J. Kennett
  • The first Argonauts: towards the study of the earliest seafaring in the Mediterranean / Albert J. Ammerman
  • Part III: The development of boats and seafaring
  • The global origins of seagoing water transport / Seán McGrail
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Subjects Seafaring life.  |  Ships, Ancient.
Other authors/contributors Anderson, Atholl  |  Barrett, James H. (James Harold)  |  Boyle, Katherine V

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