Author Results for M L Boczar

The Craft in Use at the Rivergate of the Dunajec

By M L Boczar

The Dunajec is a major tributary of the Vistula, Poland’s chief river, and its rivergate or gorge has provided a natural route southwards and eastwards from Cracow. Craft previously unrecognised in reference books evolved to carry goods downstream on the shallow, fast-flowing waters of the winding, rocky channel. From the middle of the thirteenth century […] Read More

Filed under: Baltic | Late Middle Ages | Other (Twentieth C)
Subjects include: Historic Vessels, Museums & Restoration