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Governing the galleys [electronic resource] : jurisdiction, justice, and trade in the squadrons of the hispanic monarchy (sixteenth-seventeenth centuries) /
by Manuel Lomas ; translated by Consuelo López- Morillas.
imprint
Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2020.
description
pages cm.
ISBN
9789004381469, 9789004413290
format(s)
Book
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imprint
Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2020.
isbn
9789004381469
9789004413290
restrictions
Licensed for access by U. of T. users.
contents note
Galleys on the Coast! -- Captures, Commerce, and Corruption -- Resistance, Consensus, and Solidarity -- Conclusion
abstract
"The study of galleys is no longer confined to the history of events, navigation, or tactics. The classic paradigm has gradually been transformed: essentially descriptive- of types of ships and their components, or of the number and composition of their crews- it also served nationalist ends. The affirmation of an epic, glorious past could legitimate a nation's identity and its role in building the political, legal, and cultural reality of the modern- day Mediterranean"--
catalogue key
13393452
 
Includes bibliographical references and index.

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