Sail and Steam

Selected Maritime Writings of Yrjö Kaukiainen

Edited by Lars U. Scholl and Merja-Liisa Hinkkanen

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ISBN: 9780973007374

Publication: January 1, 2004

Series: Research in Maritime History 27

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Acknowledgements / iii-v Lars U. Scholl, "Yrj� Kaukiainen: A Tribute on the Occasion of his Forthcoming Retirement as Professor of Maritime History at the University of Helsinki" / vii-x Merja-Liisa Hinkkanen, "Yrj� Kaukiainen: A Man of the Sea" / xi-xiv Lewis R. Fischer, "Yrj� Kaukiainen and the Development of Maritime Economic History: / xv-xviii Yrj� Kaukiainen, "Finnish Sailors, 1750-1870" / 1-20 Yrj� Kaukiainen, "Finnish and International Maritime Labour in the Age of Sail: Was There a Market?" / 21-29 Yrj� Kaukiainen, "Five Years before the Mast: Observations on the Conditions of Maritime Labour in Finland and Elsewhere" / 31-44 Yrj� Kaukiainen, "The Maritime Labour Market: Skill and Experience as Factors of Demand and Supply" / 45-52 Yrj� Kaukiainen, "Owners and Masters: Management and Managerial Skills in the Finnish Ocean-Going Merchant Fleet, c. 1840-1880" / 53-67 Yrj� Kaukiainen, "From Low-Cost to High-Cost Shipping: Finnish Maritime Labour Costs after the Second World War" / 69-77 Yrj� Kaukiainen, "The Modernization of Finnish Coastal Shipping and Railway Competition c. 1830-1913" / 79-90 Yrj� Kaukiainen, "British Timber Imports and Finnish Shipping, 1860-1910" / 91-99 Yrj� Kaukiainen, "Baltic Timber-Trade under Sail: An Example of the Persistence of Old Techniques" / 101-111 Yrj� Kaukiainen, "Coal and Canvas: Aspects of the Competition between Steam and Sail, c. 1870-1914" / 113-128 Yrj� Kaukiainen, "Dutch Shipping and the Swedish Navigation Act (1724). A Case Study" / 129-139 Yrj� Kaukiainen, "Seamen Ashore: Port Visits of Late Nineteenth-Century Finnish Sailors" / 141-149 Yrj� Kaukiainen, "Wreck-plundering by East Finnish Coastal People- Criminal Tradition or Popular Culture?" / 151-162 Yrj� Kaukiainen, "From Days and Knots to Pounds and Dollars: Some Problems in the Study of the Economics of Late Nineteenth Century Merchant Shipping" / 163-177 Yrj� Kaukiainen, "Tons and Tonnages: Ship Measurement and Shipping Statistics, c. 1870-1980" / 179-205 Yrj� Kaukiainen, "International Freight Markets in the 1830's and 1840's: The Experience of a Major Finnish Shipowner" / 207-230 Yrj� Kaukiainen, "Shrinking the World: Improvements in the Speed of Information Transmission, c. 1820-1870" / 231-260 Merja-Liisa Hinkkanen, "Yrj� Kaukiainen: A Maritime Bibliography" / 261-266

Format: Paperback

Size: 230 x 150 mm

266 Pages

ISBN: 9780973007374

Publication: January 1, 2004

Series: Research in Maritime History 27

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