The Resource Ships and Guns : the Sea Ordnance in Venice and in Europe between the 15th and the 17th Centuries, (electronic resource)

Ships and Guns : the Sea Ordnance in Venice and in Europe between the 15th and the 17th Centuries, (electronic resource)

Label
Ships and Guns : the Sea Ordnance in Venice and in Europe between the 15th and the 17th Centuries
Title
Ships and Guns
Title remainder
the Sea Ordnance in Venice and in Europe between the 15th and the 17th Centuries
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Contributor
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Ships and Guns brings together experts from the field of historic artillery and underwater archaeologists to present a series of papers which focus on the development of naval ordnance in Europe and, especially, Venice, in the 15th17th centuries, as exemplified by the maritime archaeological resource. Subjects include Venetian ordnance in shipwrecks of the Mediterranean and Atlantic, the race to develop big calibres in the first war of Morea, Genoese ordnance aboard galleys in the 16th century, the strategic logistics of guns at sea during the Spanish armada of 1588 and ships and guns of the T
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
  • 623.4/18094530903
  • 623.418094530903
  • 623.8251094530903
Index
no index present
LC call number
VF80.V36 S44 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
Ships and Guns : the Sea Ordnance in Venice and in Europe between the 15th and the 17th Centuries, (electronic resource)
Publication
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Preface (Carlo Beltrame, Renato Gianni Ridella); Introduction: Ships, Guns and Historical Archaeology (Sauro Gelichi and Mauro Librenti); 1. Morphology and constructive techniques of Venetian artilleries in the 16th and 17thcenturies: some notes (Marco Morin); 2. Venetian ordnance in the shipwrecks of the Mediterraneanand Atlantic Seas (Carlo Beltrame); 3. The race to big calibres during the fi rst war of Morea and Sigismondo Alberghetti'sguns of new invention (Guido Candiani); 4. Two Venetian swivel guns from the Messina Strait, Italy (Rossella Scordato)
  • 11. Stowed or mounted: the Spanish Armada of 1588 and the strategic logistics of guns at sea(Colin Martin)12. "A jewel of great value": English iron gunfounding and its rivals, 1550-1650(Ruth R. Brown); 13. Ships and guns of the Tudor Navy 1495-1603 (Robert Douglas Smith); 14. The British sea service mortars. Some notes on their evolution with particular referenceto the drawings of Albert Borgard, c. 1700 (Martino Ferrari Bravo); 15. Sixteenth-century French naval guns (Max Guérout)
  • 5. A Venetian ship sunk in Cyrenaica at the beginning of the 18th century (Sebastiano Tusa)6. Genoese ordnance aboard galleys and merchantmen in the 16th century(Renato Gianni Ridella); 7. Bombards in Savona in the 15th and 16th centuries (Furio Ciciliot); 8. Guns and profi t. Tuscan naval artillery in the 16th to 17th centuries (Niccolò Capponi); 9. Armed ships of the Post-Medieval period in Croatia (Irena Radić Rossi); 10. Did naval artillery really exist during the Modern period? A brief note on cannondesign (Javier López Martín)
Control code
ocn831118114
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (145 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781842175422
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b34434185
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)831118114
  • jstor1842175424

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