- Sample Chapter(s):
- Table of Contents
John Lyman Book Award Honorable Mention - 2017
Kimura. . . Has ably taken on a very complex task in integrating the arhcaeological evidence, especially hull remains, into the existing nationalistic view of seafaring in Southeast Asia. . . . Highly recommended.
A comprehensive inventory of the known shipwrecks and a thorough study of their diversity and evolution. It is a major source of data and a seminal work for the development of the discipline.
--International Journal of Nautical Archaeology
Achieves a comprehensive understanding of the region’s shipbuilding traditions that captivates non-Asian audiences and encourages new thematic research methods in the Asian archaeological community. . . . A welcomed addition to the literature of maritime archaeology and East Asian studies.