Frederic C. Lane Biography

Frederic C. Lane (November 23, 1900–October 14, 1984) was professor of history at Johns Hopkins University.


Venetian ships and shipbuilders of the Renaissance, by Frederic Chapin Lane. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins Press, 1934; Reprint, Johns Hopkins pbks. ed. Baltimore: John Hopkins University Press, 1992.

Andrea Barbarigo, merchant of Venice, 1418-1449, by Frederic C. Lane. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins Press, 1944; Reprint, New York: Octagon Books, 1967.

The world's history: New York, Chicago: Harcourt, Brace and company, 1947.

Ships for victory; a history of shipbuilding under the United States Maritime Commission in World War II, by Frederic C. Lane, with the collaboration of Blanche D. Coll [and others] Charts by Joseph T. Reynolds. Baltimore, Johns Hopkins Press, 1951; Reprint, with a new preface by Arthur Donovan. Johns Hopkins paperbacks ed. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2001.

Venice and history; the collected papers of Frederic C. Lane, edited by a committee of colleagues and former students. Foreword by Fernand Braudel. Baltimore, Johns Hopkins Press, 1966.

Venice, a maritime republic, by Frederic C. Lane. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1973.

Profits from power: readings in protection rent and violence-controlling enterprises, by Frederic C. Lane. Albany: State University of New York Press, 1979.

Money and banking in medieval and Renaissance Venice: coins and moneys of account, by Frederic C. Lane, Reinhold C. Mueller. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1985.