“Velieri”: the digital catalogue is now online
The catalogue of the exhibition Sailing Ships. Great Stories of the Sea is now freely downloadable online!
Edited by Federico Gavazzi, the volume contains historical information regarding each sailing ship on display, accompanied by photographs by Giovanni Servi and organized according to the exhibition thematic areas: great explorations, trade with the Indies, piracy and privateering, supremacy over the seas. These aspects are investigated in essays by Federico Gavazzi and Giulia Santi of the Hermann Geiger Cultural Foundation, and Luca Lo Basso and Emiliano Beri of the University of Genoa, respectively director and member of the scientific committee of the NavLab Laboratory of Maritime and Naval History.
The catalogue, in Italian and English, is published by Bandecchi & Vivaldi Editore of Pontedera and is the latest addition to the FHG Art Series.
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