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Shipping, trade and crusade in the medieval Mediterranean : studies in honour of John Pryor / edited by Ruthy Gertwagen and Elizabeth Jeffreys.

Publication:
London ; New York : Routledge, 2016.
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1 online resource (444 p.)
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Subjects:
Shipping -- Mediterranean Region -- History -- To 1500.
Navigation -- Mediterranean Region -- History -- To 1500.
Crusades.
Mediterranean Region -- Commerce -- History.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
The cutting-edge papers in this collection come from some of the most distinguished practitioners world-wide in the fields of Crusading history and the maritime history of the medieval Mediterranean. Issues covered include ship construction, navigation and harbourage issues in the eastern Mediterranean, trade in Fatimid Egypt and along the Iberian peninsula, military and social issues arising during Crusade field campaigns, and much more.
Contents:
Prolegomena to a world history of the harbour and river chain / Benjamin Z. Kedar
The socio-economic implications for ship construction : evidence from underwater archaeology and the Codex Theodosianus / Hadas Mor
An unpublished medieval portolan of the Mediterranean in Minneapolis / David Jacoby
Difficult sources : crusader art and the depiction of ships / Richard W. Unger
Les vices et la criminalité des marins vénitiens à bord des navires vers la Mer Noire, XIVe-XVe siècles / Sergei Karpov
Byzantine shipbuilding in fifteenth-century Venetian Crete : war galleys and the link to the Arsenal in Venice / Ruthy Gertwagen
A Mediterranean encounter : the Fatimids and Europe, tenth to twelfth centuries / Yaacov Lev
Local trade networks in medieval Sicily : the evidence of Idrisi / David Abulafia
Aspects of intercoastal trade in the western Mediterranean : the voyage of the Santa María de Natzare / Lawrence V. Mott
Brevi note su Pera genovese a metà del xiv secolo / Laura Balletto
Genoa and Barcelona : two hypotheses for a "global" world / Gabriella Airaldi
The crusader march from Dorylaion to Herakleia, 4 July-ca. 2 september 1097 / Bernard S. Bachrach
Sex, death and the problem of single women in the armies of the First Crusade / Alan V. Murray
Caffaro, Crusade, and the Annales Januensis : history and its uses in twelfth-century Genoa / John Dotson
Mercenaries and Capuchins in southern France in the late twelfth century / John France
Memory and the diversion of the Fourth Crusade / Thomas F. Madden
The Cathars and the Albigensian Crusade / Mark Gregory Pegg
The importance of Greeks in Latin thought : the evidence of Roger Bacon / Amanda Power
The roles of hospitaller and templar sergeants / Jonathan Riley-Smith
Buondelmonti and the Holy War / Michel Balard.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references at the end of each chapters and index.
Description based on print version record.
"First published 2012 by Ashgate Publishing"--t.p. verso.
Local notes:
Electronic reproduction. Santa Fe, Arg.: elibro, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to eLibro affiliated libraries.
Contributor:
Gertwagen, Ruth.
Jeffreys, Elizabeth.
Pryor, John.
ISBN:
1-4094-8312-6
1-317-05530-6
1-317-05529-2
1-315-60901-0
1-280-57111-X
9786613600714
1-4094-3754-X
OCLC:
781626378
Publisher Number:
10.4324/9781315609010 doi