What Disease was Plague?

On the Controversy over the Microbiological Identity of Plague Epidemics of the Past

Ole J. Benedictow

Status: 
€244,00
$296.00
ISBN13: 
9789004180024
E-ISBN: 
9789004193918
Publication Date: 
January 2011
Format: 
Hardback
Publication Type: 
Pages, Illustr.: 
800 pp.
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Language: 
ISSN: 
1876-6595
Volume: 
2

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
Expected: 
May 2017
€99,00
$114.00

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

Roots of Empire examines the forest management policies of Spain's global monarchy from the sixteenth century to the middle of the eighteenth century, connecting imperial strategies with local lived experiences in forest communities impacted by this manifestation of expanded state power.
Series: 
Volume: 
4
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004261365
E-ISBN: 
9789004261372
Publication date: 
January 2015
€114,00
$145.00

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

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