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The Resource The Great Sea : a Human History of the Mediterranean

The Great Sea : a Human History of the Mediterranean

Label
The Great Sea : a Human History of the Mediterranean
Title
The Great Sea
Title remainder
a Human History of the Mediterranean
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Situated at the intersection of Europe, Asia, and Africa, the Mediterranean Sea has been for millenia the place where religions, economies, and political systems met, clashed, influenced and absorbed one another. David Abulafia offers a fresh perspective by focusing on the sea itself: its practical importance for transport and sustenance; its dynamic role in the rise and fall of empires; and the remarkable cast of characters--sailors, merchants, migrants, pirates, pilgrims--who have crossed and recrossed it. Ranging from prehistory to the 21st century, The Great Sea is above all the history of
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Abulafia, David
Dewey number
  • 909.09
  • 909.09822
Index
no index present
LC call number
D973 .A28 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Intercultural communication
  • Mediterranean Region
  • Mediterranean Region
  • Mediterranean Sea
  • Civilization
  • Intercultural communication
  • Mediterranean Region
  • Mediterranean Sea
  • Middellandse Zee
Label
The Great Sea : a Human History of the Mediterranean
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Contents; List of Illustrations; System of Transliteration and Dating; Preface; Introduction: A Sea with Many Names; PART ONE: The First Mediterranean, 22000 BC-1000 BC; PART TWO: The Second Mediterranean, 1000 BC-AD 600; PART THREE: The Third Mediterranean, 600-1350; PART FOUR: The Fourth Mediterranean, 1350-1830; PART FIVE: The Fifth Mediterranean, 1830-2010; Conclusion: Crossing the Sea; Further Reading; Notes; Index
Control code
754582272
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (849 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199717323
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)754582272
Label
The Great Sea : a Human History of the Mediterranean
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Contents; List of Illustrations; System of Transliteration and Dating; Preface; Introduction: A Sea with Many Names; PART ONE: The First Mediterranean, 22000 BC-1000 BC; PART TWO: The Second Mediterranean, 1000 BC-AD 600; PART THREE: The Third Mediterranean, 600-1350; PART FOUR: The Fourth Mediterranean, 1350-1830; PART FIVE: The Fifth Mediterranean, 1830-2010; Conclusion: Crossing the Sea; Further Reading; Notes; Index
Control code
754582272
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (849 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199717323
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)754582272

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