Roots of Empire

Forests and State Power in Early Modern Spain, c.1500-1750

John T. Wing, College of Staten Island, NY, USA

Status: 
€114,00
$145.00
ISBN13: 
9789004261365
E-ISBN: 
9789004261372
Publication Date: 
January 2015
Format: 
Hardback
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Pages, Illustr.: 
xiii, 268 pp.
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Language: 
ISSN: 
1876-6595
Volume: 
4

Nicholas A. Robins, North Carolina State University

In Santa Bárbara’s Legacy: An Environmental History of Huancavelica, Peru, Nicholas A. Robins presents the first comprehensive environmental history of a mercury producing region in Latin America, and one of the world’s most mercury contaminated urban areas.
Series: 
Volume: 
5
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004339781
E-ISBN: 
9789004343795
Publication date: 
May 2017
€99,00
$114.00

Sarah Kate Raphael, independent scholar

This study examines environmental disasters in the Levant. The data is drawn from contemporary sources. The main aim is to determine the long and short-term repercussions of environmental disasters on the regional affairs during the Crusader, Ayyubid and Mamluk periods.
Series: 
Volume: 
3
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004216563
E-ISBN: 
9789004244733
Publication date: 
January 2013
€108,00
$136.00

Ole J. Benedictow

In this monograph, the alternative theories to the established bubonic-plague theory as to the microbiological identity of historical plague epidemics are intensively discussed in the light of the historical sources and the medical primary research and standard works.
Series: 
Volume: 
2
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004180024
E-ISBN: 
9789004193918
Publication date: 
January 2011
€244,00
$296.00

Edited by Scott G. Bruce

This book presents essays on current research in medieval and early modern environmental history by historians and social scientists in honor of Richard C. Hoffmann.
Series: 
Volume: 
1
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004180079
E-ISBN: 
9789047444572
Publication date: 
February 2010
€113,00
$137.00