Monday, September 19, 2016

MARITIME HISTORY LECTURES

OUR SUGGESTIONS FOR AN ON LINE VIDEO MARITIME HISTORY COURSE

First we introduce you to a historian who makes a clear point that world history is maritime history.
Lincoln Paine
Photo by Nellie Large
Lincoln Paine is the author of five books and more than fifty articles, reviews, and lectures on maritime history. His books include the award-winning The Sea and Civilization: A Maritime History of the World (Knopf, 2013), Down East: A Maritime History of Maine . The photo above is a capture from his personal site.which we link you to below:

http://lincolnpaine.com/about-the-author/

His first lecture is titled THE SEA AND CIVILIZATION.  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VBtNgo5xYqM

In his second lecture he links MARITIME HISTORY AND GLOBAL HUMAN ECOLOGY
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q3iTgSIOea0


All Maritime History Is Not Western:


Chinese sailors at Pearl Harbor, the place their government has publicly announced that they would drive us back to. (Official U.S. Navy Photo)



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