The Resource Human landscapes in classical antiquity : environment and culture, edited by Graham Shipley and John Salmon

Human landscapes in classical antiquity : environment and culture, edited by Graham Shipley and John Salmon

Label
Human landscapes in classical antiquity : environment and culture
Title
Human landscapes in classical antiquity
Title remainder
environment and culture
Statement of responsibility
edited by Graham Shipley and John Salmon
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines whether today's environmental concerns can help illuminate our study of the ancient world. The contributors consider how the Greeks and Romans perceived their natural world and how their perceptions affected society
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
304.2/0938
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DE61.E25
LC item number
H85 1996eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Leicester-Nottingham studies in ancient society
Series volume
v. 6
Label
Human landscapes in classical antiquity : environment and culture, edited by Graham Shipley and John Salmon
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Countryside in classical Greek drama, and isolated farms in dramatic landscapes
  • Jim Roy
  • Ancient hunting
  • Robin Lane Fox
  • Where was the wilderness in Roman times
  • Catherine Delano Smith
  • Rome and the management of water
  • Nicholas Purcell
  • First fruit?
  • David J. Mattingly
  • Ancient history and landscape histories
  • Barren fields?
  • Neil Christie
  • Nature and views of her landscapes in Pliny the elder
  • Mary Beagon
  • Cosmic sympathies
  • Gillian Clark
  • Graham Shipley
  • Ecology and pseudo-ecology
  • Oliver Rackham
  • Feeling the earth move
  • Lin Foxhall
  • Uses of the uncultivated landscape in modern Greece
  • Hamish Forbes
Control code
ocm52239015
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 344 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203426906
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b22085798
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)52239015
  • pebcs0203298322

Library Locations

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