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Maritime archaeology offers with shipwrecks and is performed by way of divers instead of diggers. It embraces maritime heritage and analyses adjustments in shipbuilding, navigation and seamanship and provides clean views at the cultures and societies that produced the ships and sailors. Drawing on specified previous and up to date case experiences, Richard A. Gould presents an updated assessment of the sphere that incorporates dramatic new findings bobbing up from more desirable undersea applied sciences. This moment variation of Archaeology and the Social heritage of Ships has been up to date all through to mirror new findings and new interpretations of outdated websites. the hot version explores advances in undersea expertise in archaeology, in particular remotely operated autos. The publication studies a few of the significant contemporary shipwreck findings, together with the Vasa in Stockholm, the Viking wrecks at Roskilde Fjord and the Titanic.

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