S. 9.3 – Winds, weather and shipping

02 Jul 2020

S. 9.3 – Winds, weather and shipping

Chair: TBA

Ana Cristina Roque (University of Lisbon) – Following the monsoon winds: Travelling and trading in the western Indian Ocean in the 16th century

Ryuto Shimada (The University of Tokyo) – Seasonality in Dutch and Chinese Shipping for the Japan Trade at Nagasaki in the Early Modern Period

Timothy Walker/Caroline Ummenhofer (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution) – Assessing Historic Changes to Weather in the Atlantic and Indian Oceans Using Portuguese and American Maritime Archival Sources [c. 1500-1950])