HTY 211: Maine and the Sea

Instructor:  Warren Riess

Class Number: 76431

Days/Time:  Web Online

Sch. Sadie M.Nunan, Prtlnd (Chpmn)

Description:  An introduction to maritime aspects of the history of Maine, from aboriginal uses through the current state of maritime Maine, with lectures, discussions, and required and suggested readings.  Emphasis will be given to the coast’s history, Maine’s relationship with the sea, Maine’s maritime relationship to the world, and the archaeological and historical research being conducted to learn more of the state’s maritime past.

This course is offered online in BlackBoard.

General Education Requirements: Satisfies the Western Cultural Tradition requirement.