This is a book about how a peasant society created a large navy which was used to conquer and defend a Baltic mpire. It emphasises organisational capabilities rather than maritime skills as essential for early modern navies.
BRILL; November 2009
- ISBN: 9789047441519
- Edition: 1
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- Title: Swedish Naval Administration, 1521-1721
Series: The Northern World
- Author: Jan Glete