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North Sea Archaeologies: A Maritime Biography, 10,000 BC - AD 1500

Robert Van de Noort


This innovative study offers an up-to-date analysis of the archaeology of the North Sea. Robert Van de Noort traces the way people engaged with the North Sea from the end of the last ice age, around 10,000 BC, to the close of the Middle Ages, about AD 1500. Van de Noort draws upon archaeological research from many countries, including the UK, the Netherlands, Germany, Denmark, Sweden, Norway, Belgium and France, and addresses topics which include the first interactions of people with the emerging North Sea, the origin and development of fishing, the creation of coastal landscapes, the importan ... More

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2011 Print ISBN-13: 9780199566204
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: November 2020 DOI:10.1093/oso/9780199566204.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Robert Van de Noort, author