Re: Evolution and stuff (was: Re: HTML: woes)

Dwayne (
Wed, 18 Mar 1998 15:51:58 +1100

Erik Moeller wrote:

> The biggest Scandinavian ship was, according to "Aspects of Maritime
> Scandinavia" (1991) 155 tons in cargo size. The biggest Venecian ships, of
> the 14th to 15th century (end of MA, beginning Renaissance) was 200 to 300
> tons in cargo size [1].

The Renaissance had been underway for quite a while in Venice by
the 15 century.