S. 12.1. – European Shipbuilding and Ship Repairs Overseas: Theoretical Approaches and the Cases of Africa and the Pacific (Part 1)

03 Jul 2020
09:00-10:30

S. 12.1. – European Shipbuilding and Ship Repairs Overseas: Theoretical Approaches and the Cases of Africa and the Pacific (Part 1)

Chair: Catia Antunes // Discussant: Matthias van Rossum

Catia Antunes (Leiden University) – Theoretical Insights into Overseas Shipbuilding and Ship Repairs

Filipa Ribeiro da Silva (International Institute of Social History) – European and African Shipbuilding and Repair in Precolonial Western Africa: An entangled history of Challenges and Strategies

Ivan Valdez Bubnov (Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico) – The Concepts of Ton and Tonnage (tonelaje y tonelada) in the Spanish Pacific: a Technological Interpretation of the Manila-Acapulco Galleons