Trade and Cultural Exchange in the Early Modern Mediterranean: Braudel's Maritime Legacy

Trade and Cultural Exchange in the Early Modern Mediterranean: Braudel's Maritime Legacy

by Maria Fusaro
     
 

The Mediterranean and the Mediterranean World in the Age of Philip II by Fernand Braudel revolutionized the study of Mediterranean history on its publication in 1949. Now, 60 years ""after Braudel,"" this book brings together work by area specialists and the latest research on the sea itself in the early modern period, the maritime trade that flourished

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Overview

The Mediterranean and the Mediterranean World in the Age of Philip II by Fernand Braudel revolutionized the study of Mediterranean history on its publication in 1949. Now, 60 years ""after Braudel,"" this book brings together work by area specialists and the latest research on the sea itself in the early modern period, the maritime trade that flourished there, the ships which travelled it and the men who sailed them. It opens up the subject to English-speaking readers interested in maritime history, naval history, the history of the early modern world and the historiographical legacy of Braudel.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781848851634
Publisher:
I. B.Tauris & Company, Limited
Publication date:
09/28/2010
Series:
International Library of Historical Studies Series
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
5.70(w) x 8.50(h) x 1.20(d)

Meet the Author

Maria Fusaro is Senior Lecturer and Director of the Centre for Maritime Historical Studies at the University of Exeter. Colin Heywood is Honorary Research Fellow in the Maritime Historical Studies Centre at the University of Hull. Mohamed-Salah Omri is Associate Professor of Arabic Language and Literature at Washington University in St. Louis.

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