By Peregrine Horden,Sharon Kinoshita
A spouse to Mediterranean History offers a wide-ranging evaluation of this vivid box of ancient learn, drawing jointly students from a variety of disciplines to debate the improvement of the quarter from Neolithic instances to the present.
- Provides a beneficial advent to present debates on Mediterranean background and is helping outline the sphere for a brand new generation
- Covers advancements within the Mediterranean global from Neolithic occasions to the trendy era
- Enables fruitful discussion between quite a lot of disciplines, together with heritage, archaeology, artwork, literature, and anthropology
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A Companion to Mediterranean History (Wiley Blackwell Companions to World History) by Peregrine Horden,Sharon Kinoshita