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Scammell, Geoffrey Vaughn

Overview
Works: 21 works in 139 publications in 4 languages and 3,318 library holdings
Genres: History  Naval history  Maps  Biography  Church history  Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Author
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Most widely held works by Geoffrey Vaughn Scammell
The world encompassed : the first European maritime empires, c. 800-1650 by Geoffrey Vaughn Scammell( Book )

29 editions published between 1981 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 966 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cover -- Half Title -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Table of Contents -- List of maps -- List of illustrations -- References and abbreviations -- Acknowledgements -- Introduction -- Chapter 1 The Norse -- I 'The seas their land' -- II Land, loot and ships -- III The Norse impact -- Bibliographical note -- Chapter 2 The Hanse -- I The German east -- II An empire of trade -- III The Hanseatic legacy -- Bibliographical note -- Chapter 3 The Venetian Republic -- I 'The most triumphant city' -- II The east in fee -- III Prolonged recessional -- IV A new hegemony -- Bibliographical note -- Chapter 4 The Genoese Republic -- I 'Genoese and therefore a merchant' -- II A Genoese age -- III A microcosm of empire -- IV Eclipse -- V Imperial imprint -- Bibliographical note -- Chapter 5 Portugal -- I The empire of India -- II The Atlantic and Africa -- III Motives and methods -- IV Birth and death of a new age -- V A chronicle of disaster -- Bibliographical note -- Chapter 6 Spain -- I Hispania Victrix -- II Spain in America -- III Masters and slaves -- IV The roots of empire -- V The practice of empire -- VI Spaniard and Indian -- VII From Cortés to Quixote -- Bibliographical note -- Chapter 7 Holland -- I Dominion of the seas -- II Private profit and public good -- III The business of empire in Asia -- IV The rise and fall of the West India company -- V 'Oracles of commerce' -- Bibliographical note -- Chapter 8 France -- I Promise unfulfilled -- II Frenchmen and Redskins in Canada -- III A non-imperial state -- IV The Noble Savage and Indian rights -- Bibliographical note -- Chapter 9 England -- I Armed and aggressive beginnings -- II Routes to the east and the rise of the East India Company -- III Pioneer and planter in America and the West Indies -- IV New commercial horizons -- old intellectual boundaries -- Bibliographical note -- Conclusion -- Index
The first imperial age : European overseas expansion c. 1400-1715 by Geoffrey Vaughn Scammell( Book )

48 editions published between 1989 and 2016 in English and Italian and held by 869 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Taking an original, thematic approach, Geoffrey Scammell demonstrates the roots and ambiguity of Europe's triumphant rise to wealth and power
The Guinness book of records 1492 : the world five hundred years ago by Deborah Manley( Book )

7 editions published in 1992 in English and Spanish and held by 732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thousands of records provide a view of life five hundred years ago
Hugh Du Puiset, Bishop of Durham by Geoffrey Vaughn Scammell( Book )

14 editions published between 1956 and 2010 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ships, oceans, and empire : studies in European maritime and colonial history, 1400-1750 by Geoffrey Vaughn Scammell( Book )

10 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seafaring, sailors and trade, 1450-1750 : studies in British and European maritime and imperial history by Geoffrey Vaughn Scammell( Book )

11 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The English chartered trading companies and the sea by Geoffrey Vaughn Scammell( Book )

3 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conquistadors : the struggle for colonial power in Latin America, 1492-1825( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection features expedition records, original letters and maps of exploration and colonization, and "diaries of discoveries" from South America, from narratives of Columbus' first voyage (at Sloane Ms 1709) to the end of Colonial Spanish rule. The set covers European exploitation, evangelization, and botanical and geographical exploration in South America from Texas to Tierra del Fuego, and features maps, scrolls, descriptions of voyages by sea and river, terrain, flora and fauna, settlement posts, plantations and mines, missionary activities, and "diaries of discoveries."
Text of the talk by Dr G.V. Scammell on 'The great age of discovery, 1400-1650.' Annual report and statement of accounts for 1981 by Geoffrey Vaughn Scammell( Book )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The great age of discovery, 1400-1650 by Geoffrey Vaughn Scammell( Book )

3 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shipowning in England c. 1450-1550 by Geoffrey Vaughn Scammell( )

1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le Livre Guinness des records 1492 : le monde à l'Époque de Christophe Colomb, il y a 500 ans( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in French and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ce qui existait dans les divers champs de la vie et des activitš humaines au moment de la dčouverte de l'Amřique. [SDM]
European overseas expansion, c.1400-1715 by Geoffrey Vaughn Scammell( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

English merchant shipping at the end of the middle ages : some East Coast evidence by Geoffrey Vaughn Scammell( Book )

1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The world encompassed by Geoffrey Vaughn Scammell( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The new worlds and Europe in the sixteenth century by Geoffrey Vaughn Scammell( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Seafaring, sailors and trade 1450-1750 by Geoffrey Vaughn Scammell( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

England, Portugal and the "Estado da India", c. 1500-1635 by Geoffrey Vaughn Scammell( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Indigenous assistance in the stablishment of Portuguese power in Asia in the sixteenth century by Geoffrey Vaughn Scammell( )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Seas in history( )

in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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The Guinness book of records 1492 : the world five hundred years ago
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The Guinness book of records 1492 : the world five hundred years agoHugh Du Puiset, Bishop of DurhamSeafaring, sailors and trade, 1450-1750 : studies in British and European maritime and imperial historySeafaring, sailors and trade 1450-1750
Alternative Names
Scammell, G. V.

Scammell, G.V. 1925-

Scammell, G. V. 1925-2006

Scammell, G. V. (Geoffrey Vaughn)

Scammell, G.V. (Geoffrey Vaughn), 1925-

Scammell, Geoffrey 1925-2006

Scammell, Geoffrey V.

Scammell, Geoffrey V. 1925-2006

Scammell, Geoffrey Vaughan 1925-2006

Scammell, Geoffrey Vaughn

Languages
English (130)

Spanish (2)

Italian (2)

French (2)