Notes for Episode 2

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Some of the works referenced in this podcast include

  • Lionel Casson. The Ancient Mariners. 2d ed. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1991.
  • Lionel Casson. Ships and Seamanship in the Ancient World. Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 1995.
  • David Fabre. Seafaring in Ancient Egypt. London: Periplus, 2004/05.
  • Robert Gardiner, ed. The Earliest Ships. London: Conway Maritime Press, 1996.
  • Paul Johnstone. The Sea-Craft of Prehistory. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1980.
  • Lincoln Paine. The Sea and Civilization: A Maritime History of the World. New York: Knopf, 2013.
  • John Holland Rose. The Mediterranean in the Ancient World. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1934.
  • Ellen Churchill Semple. The Geography of the Mediterranean Region: Its Relation to Ancient History. New York: Henry Holt and Co., 1931.
  • Adrian K Wood, Warships of the Ancient World: 3000-500 BC. New York: Osprey Publishing, 2013.

The Fertile Crescent.

Indus Valley Civilization.

The Khufu Ship.

Mycenaean Greece and Minoan Civilization.

Episode 2: Naval Prehistory and the Bronze Age

NHP Episode 2: Naval Prehistory and the Bronze Age