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Combining historical geography with historical demography, and conceived as a study in environmental history, this book examines the long-term relationship between population, economy and environment in the northern half of the Indonesian island of Sulawesi.
Edited by Ranon Katzoff and David Schaps
A collection of articles by leading contributors on the investigation of the law—Jewish, Greek, and Roman— in the early second century Judaean Desert documents, written in the Roman provinces of Judaea and Arabia, including the Babatha archive.
David Curtis Wright
This is a study of war between Sung China and Kitan Liao, the treaty at Shan-yüan in 1005 that ended it, and the forms and textures of peaceful diplomatic contact between the two states that prevailed for the rest of the eleventh century.
Erica Reiner in collaboration with David Pingree
This volume presents the edition and translation of first-millennium BC Babylonian omens derived from the appearance and movements of the planet Jupiter. David Pingree’s introduction and astronomical commentary shows the extent of the Babylonian scholars’ knowledge of astronomical phenomena.
Edited by John W. Steinberg, Bruce W. Menning, David Schimmelpenninck van der Oye, David Wolff and Shinji Yokote
The study uses recently declassified Russian and Japanese documents to re-examine the military, diplomatic, social, political, economic, and cultural history of the Russo-Japanese War. This research provides fascinating new information about the decline of Imperial Russian and the rise of ...
Edited by Muhammad Khalid Masud, Rudolph Peters and David Powers
Dispensing Justice is designed to serve as a sourcebook of Islamic judicial practice and qadi judgments from the rise of Islam to modern times, drawing upon court records and qadi court records, in addition to literary sources. The volume fills a large gap in Islamic legal history. Dispensing ...
Edited and translated by Donald A. Russell and David Konstan
Paperback edition is available from the Society of Biblical Literature (www.sbl-site.org)
Edited by Rifaat Y. Ebied and David Thomas
This edition and English translation of the fourteenth century correspondence between Cypriot Christians and the Muslim Ibn Abī Ṭālib al-Dimashqī is a significant example of later medieval Christian-Muslim polemic that affords an invaluable insight into the development of Muslim interfaith ...
David Prendergast University of Sheffield
This insightful account of the treatment and provision for an ageing population in South Korea adds considerably to the literature in what is happening in the fusion between older Korean culture and modern Western individualism.
David R. Weinberg. Foreword B.W. Robinson. Translations and essay Alfred H. Marks.
Kuniyoshi The Faithful Samurai is a pioneering publication which deals with the most famous Japanese print series of the forty-seven masterless samurai (rōnin) by artist Utagawa Kuniyoshi (1797-1861): the Seichū gishi den (1847-48) and its sequel the Seichū gishin den (1848). The true ...
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