TITLE

The Venetians tried to reinvent the capital warship in the early 17th century, but times and enemies had changed

AUTHOR(S)
Cato, Ralph D.
PUB. DATE
June 2000
SOURCE
Military History;Jun2000, Vol. 17 Issue 2, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Deals with the merchant ships in Venice, Italy during the sixteenth century. Description of a naval battle in the Ionian Sea in 1608 between pirate Jan Castens and Venetian Admiral Lorenzo Vernier; Threats to Venetian merchant shipping; Problems with the Venetian galleasses.
ACCESSION #
2993899

 

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