Charting the World of English Fishermen in Early Modern Iceland

By Dr Evan T. Jones, published November 2004

Abstract

Referring to the often forgotten period of the huge industry of British fishing fleets to Iceland between the 15th and 17th century and by exploring the charts and other documention and the names these Brisith fishermen gave to the places they travelled the article pieces together the nature of the world these fishermen worked in.

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Filed under: Other (Early Modern) | Other (location)
Subjects include: Science & Exploration | Whaling & Fishing

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