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Water and Society in Early Medieval Italy, Ad 400 1000


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Juli 2002

Beschreibung

Beschreibung

A discussion of the relationship between people and water in medieval Italy.

Inhaltsverzeichnis

Introduction; 1. Water for everyday use; 2. Water, baths, and corporeal washing; 3. The wet and the dry: water in agriculture; 4. Water, fish, and fishing; 5. Water and milling in early medieval Italy; 6. Conclusion: the hydrological cycle in the early Middle Ages.

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' ... a fascinating book ... Squatriti masterfully uncovers an astonishing array of textual information ... Water offers an excellent window from which to observe the supposed transition from Roman to medieval.' Bryn Mawr Classical Review '... a concise but penetrating study of the ecological, technological, institutional, and cultural factors that shaped the perceptions and use of water in early medieval Italy'. Economic History Review
EAN: 9780521522069
ISBN: 0521522064
Untertitel: Revised. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: CAMBRIDGE UNIV PR
Erscheinungsdatum: Juli 2002
Seitenanzahl: 208 Seiten
Format: kartoniert
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