Shipbuilding in Colonial America (Hardback)Joseph A. Goldenberg (author)
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This is the first general survey of shipbuilding in colonial America. It is based extensively on original research of merchant papers, legislative and judicial records, shipping registers, and insurance lists from the period. Familiar with both maritime and traditional colonial history, Joseph A. Goldenberg presents a balanced picture of the growth of the industry, encompassing social, labor, political, maritime, and economic history.
Publisher: University of Virginia Press
Number of pages: 306
Weight: 726 g
Dimensions: 230 x 150 x 31 mm