The Rise of an Early Modern Shipping Industry

    The Rise of an Early Modern Shipping Industry

    Whitby's Golden Fleet, 1600-1750

    Rosalin Barker

    Boydell 2011

    Hardback 216pp Illustrated

    9781843836315   Product Code: 21219

    Drawing on extensive maritime records and financial accounts, Barker examines how the ancient and isolated town of Whitby became an important shipping centre, with one of the largest merchant fleets in England by the mid-18th century.

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