Yassi Ada by George F. Bass

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Published by Texas A & M University Press in College Station .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Underwater archaeology -- Turkey -- Yassi Island,
  • Shipbuilding -- Mediterranean region -- History,
  • Yassi Island (Turkey) -- Antiquities, Byzantine

Edition Notes

Book details

Statementby George F. Bass and Frederick H. van Doorninck, Jr. with Vaughn M. Bryant...[et al.]. Vol.1, A seventh-century Byzantine shipwreck.
SeriesNautical archaeology series -- 1
ContributionsVan Doorninck, Frederick H.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDS156.Y37
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi,349p.,[8]p. of folded leaves :
Number of Pages349
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21995542M
ISBN 100890960631

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This book forms a final report on the underwater excavations I directed at Yassi Ada, Turkey, during the summers of through for the University Museum of Yassi Ada book University of Pennsylvania. This book forms a final report on the underwater excavations I directed at Yassi Ada, Turkey, during the summers of through for the University Museum of the University of Pennsylvania.

The Yassi Ada book was the first to have been completed on the floor of the Mediterranean of a wreck with substantial hull remains. Thus ended the final excavation season of the Yassi Ada shipwrecks. But there is just a little bit more to the story. It was. While all this was going on, Richard Nixon’s presidency was collapsing back in Washington.

Or perhaps it was the other way around. Perhaps all this was happening because Nixon’s administration was collapsing. Synopsis This book forms a final report on the underwater excavations I directed at Yassi Ada, Turkey, during the summers of through for the University Museum of the University of Pennsylvania.

The excavation was the first to have been completed on the floor of the Mediterranean of a wreck with substantial hull : George Fletcher Bass. This book forms a final report on the underwater excavations I directed at Yassi Ada, Turkey, during the summers of through for the University Museum of the University of Pennsylvania.

The excavation was the first to have been completed on the floor of the Mediterranean of a wreck with substantial hull remains.

This pioneering work required the ingenuity, effort, and generosity of. YassI;ada'da YaptI;rI;lmayan Savunmalar (Turkish) Paperback – January 1, by Hulusi Turgut (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from Paperback "Please retry" — $ Author: Hulusi Turgut. In the seventh century AD, abouta ship carrying general cargo struck a reef of Yassi Ada Island and sank.

The ship carried nearly a thousand amphoras and was discovered by a Turkish diver named Kemal Aras. Inwhile researching his book - The Lost Ships - American journalist Peter Throckmorton was shown the vessel.

Democracy and Freedom Island, also known as Yassıada (meaning "Flat Island" in Turkish) is one of the Princes' Islands in the Sea of Marmara, to the Yassi Ada book of island was named Yassıada untilwhen it was renamed to “Democracy and Freedom Island”.

In the past, the island was named Plati (Greek: Πλάτη).The island, which has an area of km², is officially a. Lionel Casson's encyclopedic study is the first of its kind to use underwater archaeological data to refine and area of scholarship that had, for the most part, relied on ancient texts and graphic representations.

Tracing the history of early ships and seamanship from pre-dynastic Egypt to the Roman empire, from skiffs and barges to huge oared warships and royal yachts, Casson describes not 5/5(2). Yassi Ada. College Station: Published with the cooperation of the Institute of Nautical Archaeology by Texas A & M University Press, ©(OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: George Fletcher Bass; Frederick H Van Doorninck.

Yassi Ada is an Yassi Ada book off the coast of Bodrum, Turkey. This area of the Mediterranean Sea is prone to strong winds, making a safe journey around the island difficult. The island could be called a ships' graveyard, on account of the number of wrecked ships off its southeastern tip.

Three wreck sites have been excavated under the direction of George Bass of Texas A&M University. The first to be studied Depth: feet ( m). "The Yassi Ada ship steers us into the largely uncharted waters of the seventh century, whilst the papers in this book takes the voyage down to the present day.

They illustrate how splendidly maritime archaeology creates exciting new networks across both time and space."--Paul Arthur, Chair in Medieval Archaeology, University of Salento, Italy. Bass, George F., and Frederick H.

van Doorninck, Jr. “A Fourth-Century Shipwreck at Yassi Ada.” American Journal of Archaeology 75 (): van Doorninck, Frederick H., Jr. “The 4th Century Wreck at Yassi Ada: An Interim Report on the Hull.” International Journal of Nautical Archaeology 5 (): The 4th century wreck at Yassi Ada An interim report on the hull Article in International Journal of Nautical Archaeology 5(2) - February with 60 Reads How we measure 'reads'.

Yassi Ada George Bass’s excavation at Yassi Ada got underway just as Greece staged a coup on Cyprus. Turkey invaded Cyprus in response, and the two countries teetered on the brink of all-out war.

32 of us were living and working with Bass on a tiny rock in the Aegean smack dab on the border between Greece and Turkey. Both an update of past results and an exploration of future tracks of inquiries, after Yassi Ada 1, this book is another milestone in medieval naval archaeology, an indispensable reference for scholars and readers fascinated by Mediterranean seamanship in the fifth through twelfth centuries."--Cécile Morrisson, editor of Trade and Markets in.

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Yassı Ada 1: A Seventh-Century George, Alan, and Gordon sailing to Yassi Ada in (Photo: INA). REF Susan Womer after a dive (Photo INA Slide # ya) REF Mapping the site using a 2 meter grid.

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Publisher Synopsis "The Yassi Ada ship steers us into the largely uncharted waters of the seventh century, whilst the papers in this book takes the voyage down to the present day. Drawing on detailed past and recent case studies, Richard A. Gould provides an up-to-date review of the field that includes dramatic new findings arising from improved undersea technologies.

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J R Steffy, G F Bass, F H van Doorninck. In Yassi Ada, A seventh century shipwreck. xx-xx. Austin: College Station. (tDAR id: ). I was introduced to maritime history and archaeology on a University of Pennsylvania shipwreck site investigation led by George Bass off Yassi Ada, Turkey in The history about the Roman merchant trade and shipbuilding that the archaeologists were discovering from their readings and studies of archaeological remains was fascinating.

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George Fletcher Bass. 31 Dec Hardback. US$ Add to. A Byzantine ship found near the island of Yassi Ada in Turkey features the first known onboard galley, a square-foot area with two cauldrons, more than 20 cooking pots, and a wooden platform.

New light on the 7th-c. Yassi Ada shipwreck: capacities and standard sizes of LRA1 amphoras Peter G. van Alfen Published online by Cambridge University Press: 16 Februarypp.

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Like the Byzantine ship at Yassi Ada (INA Newsletter Vol. 1, No.2) the Porticello shipwreck was excavated by INA staff members while still working for the University Museum.

The wreck, located on the Italian side of the Straits of Messina, near the village of Porticello, was discovered by a local Italian fisherman and heavily plundered by him. Consultant, Yassi Ada Expeditions (reconstructions of 4th-and 7th-century shipwrecks near Bodrum, Turkey) of the University of Pennsylvania and the Institute of Nautical Archaeology, Consultant, Porticello shipwreck (study of a 5 th -century BC wreck near Messina, Sicily), sponsored by the University of Pennsylvania, and The Red Sea Journal follows the Chicago Manual of Style.

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Figure GSelected anchor types: (a) one of a great variety of Bronze Age stone anchor shapes; (b) a primitive stone and wood grapnel; (c) a large, one-armed wooden anchor with a lead-filled stock and copper fluke tip from the Ma’agan Michael wreck, ca.

BCE in Israel [after Rosloff, IJNA ]; (d) a Roman iron anchor cased in wood, with removable iron stock, from the first-century. George Bass had earlier excavated another shipwreck near Yassi Ada, an island off Turkey, that helps to explain the change in ship construction.

The Yassi Ada ship dates from the seventh century A.D. and its construction fell somewhere between hull-first and later frame-first methods. boat hull curve lofting tutorials. Discussion in 'Education' started by barbarian, Jan 7, Joined: Aug I have some simple books in boat building but unfortunately they do not explain the drafting part nor how the grid is build or how the curves are aligned the water lines with the other curves.

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