Funded by the ERC

Sailing into Modernity: project resources

This section contains resources created by the European Research Council-funded project Sailing into Modernity.

For more information and for an introduction to the project itself, please see the main project webpage.

Resources related to the project include a bibliography of secondary sources from the volume of essays that the project team edited; tables of roles on board merchant ships during the 17th century; publications relating to the project; and datasets of wages in four European countries (England, France, Italy, and the Netherlands). These resources can be found in the left-hand menu. 

Maria Fusaro – Sailing into Modernity

Centre Director Professor Maria Fusaro, project leader on 'Sailing into Modernity', presents an introduction to the conference held as part of the project at the University of Exeter in September 2013.