The translation of this book was funded by the Narodowy Program Rozwoju Humanistyki (National Programme for Development of Humanities) 0235/NPRH6/H21/85/2017.
Cover illustration: Paul Beneke siegt über die englische Flotte by Alexander Kircher. With kind permission of the Historischer Bilderdienst (www.historischer-bilderdienst.de).
An earlier version of this book was published by Wydawnictwo UG, Gdańsk in 2011 as Peter von Danzig. Dzieje wielkiej karaweli 1462–1475.
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