Sewn boat timbers from the medieval islamic port of Quseir al-Qadim on the Red Sea coast of Egypt
Blue, L.K. (2006) Sewn boat timbers from the medieval islamic port of Quseir al-Qadim on the Red Sea coast of Egypt. In, Blue, L.K., Hocker, F. and Englert, A. (eds.) Connected by the Sea: Proceedings of the Tenth International Symposium on Boat and Ship Archaeology, Denmark 2003. 10th international symposium of boat and ship archaeology Oxford, UK, Oxbow, 277-283.
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10th conference proceedings in honor of Prof. McGrail.
The 10th International Symposium on Boat and Ship Archaeology was held in Roskilde, Denmark in 2003. The theme of the meeting was "Connected by the Sea", and was designed to emphasise the role of the sea, seafaring and watercraft as bridges rather than barriers. Maritime archaeology tends to take place within national borders, with a national focus, yet the very premise of seafaring is the desire to travel beyond the horizon to establish contact with other places and cultures. The conference theme was chosen to encourage the maritime archaeological community to think in international terms.
|Item Type:||Book Section|
|Keywords:||boats, sewn planks, Red Sea, Islamic|
|Subjects:||D History General and Old World > DE The Mediterranean Region. The Greco-Roman World
V Naval Science > V Naval Science (General)
|Divisions:||University Structure - Pre August 2011 > School of Humanities > Archaeology
|Date Deposited:||18 Jan 2007|
|Last Modified:||02 Mar 2012 13:51|
|Contributors:||Blue, L.K. (Author)
Blue, L.K. (Editor)
Hocker, F. (Editor)
Englert, A. (Editor)
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