Large cargo ships in Danish Waters 1000-1250 : evidence of specialised merchant seafaring prior to the Hanseatic Period /
The medieval Hanseatic merchants are famous for their maritime trade network, which extended across Northern Europe from the 13th century onward. The rare quote above sheds light on a less known period, beginning in the late Viking Age, when large, elegant cargo ships were built and sailed across th...
The Viking Ship Museum,
|Series:||Ships and boats of the North ;
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