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A companion to Mediterranean history / edited by Peregrine Horden and Sharon Kinoshita.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Chichester, West Sussex, UK : Wiley Blackwell, 2014.
Description:
xiii, 483 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm.
Series:
Wiley Blackwell companions to world history. [More in this series]
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Climate and vegetation: The Mediterranean climate / Fredric Cheyette ; The vegetative Mediterranean / Paolo Squatriti -- Turning points and phases: Mediterranean "prehistory" / Cyprian Broodbank ; The ancient Mediterranean / Nicholas Purcell ; The medieval Mediterranean / Dominique Valérian ; The early modern Mediterranean / Molly Greene ; Mediterranean modernity? / Naor Ben-Yehoyada ; Po-mo Med / Michael Herzfeld -- Politics and Power: Thalassocracies / David Abulafia ; Nautical technology / Ruthy Gertwagen ; Piracy / Clifford R. Backman ; Cartography / Emilie Savage-Smith -- Settlement and Society: Settlement patterns / John Bintliff ; Cave dwelling / Valerie Ramseyer ; Family and household / Paola Sacchi and Pier Paolo Viazzo ; Disease / Robert Sallares ; Forms of slavery / Youval Rotman -- Language and Culture: Material culture / Tehmina Goskar ; Visual culture / Cecily J. Hilsdale ; Mediterranean literature / Sharon Kinoshita ; Lingua franca / Karla Mallette ; Hybridity / Steven A. Epstein -- Religions in conflict and co-existence: Ethno-religious minorities / Brian A. Catlos ; Shared sacred places / Maria Couroucli ; Jews / Fred Astren -- The Mediterranean and a wider world: The Mediterranean and the Atlantic / Teofilo F. Ruiz ; The Mediterranean and Africa / Ray A. Kea ; The Mediterranean and Asia / Nicholas Doumanis ; The Mediterranean and the Indian Ocean / Elizabeth Ann Pollard.
Subject(s):
Mediterranean RegionHistory [Browse]
Other title(s):
Mediterranean history
ISBN:
  • 9780470659014 (hardback)
  • 0470659017 (hardback)
OCLC:
  • 861068510
  • 880404583
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