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"Those emblems of hell"? : European sailors and the maritime labour market, 1570-1870

Author: P C van Royen; Jan Lucassen; Jaap Bruijn
Publisher: St. John's, Newfoundland : International Maritime Economic History Association ; [Place of publication not identified] : Oxford University Press USA : Liverpool University Press, 2017.
Series: Research in maritime history, no. 13.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This volume collects a series of reports from maritime historians across Europe, aiming to provide a coherent historical trajectory of the lives of European sailors and their dealings with the maritime labour market.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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"Those emblems of hell"?.
St. John's, Newfoundland : International Maritime Economic History Association ; [Place of publication not identified] : Oxford University Press USA : Liverpool University Press, 2017
(OCoLC)1011157877
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: P C van Royen; Jan Lucassen; Jaap Bruijn
ISBN: 9781786949226 1786949229
OCLC Number: 1020066600
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; Contributors; Preface; The 'National' Maritime Labour Market: Looking for Common Characteristics; The International Maritime Labour Market (Sixteenth- Nineteenth Centuries); Career Patterns; Labour Conditions; Maritime Labour in the Netherlands, 1570-1870; English Sailors, 1570-1775; British Sailors, 1775-1870; Scottish Sailors; Iceland; The International Labour Market for Seamen, 1600- 1900: Norway and Norwegian Participation; Finnish Sailors, 1750-1870; Danish Sailors, 1570-1870; German Sailors, 1650-1900. Sailors in the Southern Netherlands and Belgium (16th- 19th Centuries)The Labour Market for Sailors in France; The Labour Market for Sailors in Spain, 1570- 1870""; Notes from an Outsider.
Series Title: Research in maritime history, no. 13.
Other Titles: Emblems of hell
Responsibility: edited by Paul van Royen, Jaap Bruijn and Jan Lucassen.

Abstract:

This volume collects a series of reports from maritime historians across Europe, aiming to provide a coherent historical trajectory of the lives of European sailors and their dealings with the maritime labour market.

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