Professor Shelley Wachsmann
Dept. of Nautical Archeology
Texas A&M University
will be addressing the Vancouver Institute on April 3, 2004 at 8:15 p.m., Lecture Hall No. 2 in the Woodward Instructional Resources Centre, University of British Columbia.
In Search of Darius' Lost Fleet : The Persian War Shipwreck Survey
Currently teaching biblical and maritime archaeology at Texas A&M's Institute of Nautical Archaeology, Professor Wachsmann has been carrying out research on underwater antiquities in the eastern Mediterranean, the Sea of Galilee (about which he talked at the Institute in 2002) and the Red Sea since 1976. He is the author of four books and numerous scientific and popular publications. His most recent book, Seagoing Ships and Seamanship in the Bronze Age Levant, was published in 1998. Professor Wachsmann is a featured grantee in National Geographic Interactive.
Spring Program 2004
Jan 31, Feb 7, Feb 21, Feb 28, Mar 6, Mar 13, Mar 20, Mar 27, Apr 3.