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Tracking Venice’s Maritime Traffic in the First Age of Globalization: A Geospatial Analysis

  • Renard Gluzman
  • Gerassimon Pagratis

The present collaborative work in progress is an empirical attempt verifying the interplay between political change, fleet nationality, and the evolution of shipping networks. On the basis of historical data on ship positions retracted from archival sources, we create GIS-based online maps to conduct a geospatial analysis of the traffic intensity and movement patterns along the regional and inter-regional sea routes that connected the Venetian port system with the Mediterranean ports, with special attention to the Eastern Mediterranean. In this sense, the platform “simulates” modern real-time technologies used to visualise shipping trends per vessel types.

  • Keywords:
  • economic history,
  • mediterranean,
  • venice,
  • international trade,
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Renard Gluzman

Tel Aviv University, Israel

Gerassimon Pagratis

University of Athens, Greece - ORCID: 0000-0002-2222-6786

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  • Publication Year: 2019
  • Pages: 135-153
  • Content License: CC BY 4.0
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Chapter Information

Chapter Title

Tracking Venice’s Maritime Traffic in the First Age of Globalization: A Geospatial Analysis

Authors

Renard Gluzman, Gerassimon Pagratis

DOI

10.36253/978-88-6453-857-0.08

Peer Reviewed

Publication Year

2019

Copyright Information

© 2019 Author(s)

Content License

CC BY 4.0

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CC0 1.0

Table of Contents

Book Title

Reti marittime come fattori dell’integrazione europea / Maritime Networks as a Factor in European Integration

Editors

Giampiero Nigro

Peer Reviewed

Number of Pages

592

Publication Year

2019

Copyright Information

© 2019 Author(s)

Content License

CC BY 4.0

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CC0 1.0

Publisher Name

Firenze University Press

DOI

10.36253/978-88-6453-856-3

ISBN Print

978-88-6453-856-3

eISBN (pdf)

978-88-6453-857-0

eISBN (xml)

978-88-9273-037-3

Series Title

Atti delle «Settimane di Studi» e altri Convegni

Series Issn ISSN

2704-6354

Series E-Issn

2704-5668

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