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Tales things tell : material histories of early globalisms

Title
Tales things tell : material histories of early globalisms / Finbarr Barry Flood and Beate Fricke.
ISBN
9780691252667
0691252661
9780691215150
Publication
Princeton, New Jersey : Princeton University Press, [2024]
Physical Description
1 online resource ( vii, 293 pages) : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps
Local Notes
Access is available to the Yale community.
Notes
Electronic reproduction. Berlin Available via World Wide Web.
Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on December 14, 2023).
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Variant and related titles
Material histories of early globalisms
De Gruyter University Press eBook 2024.
Other formats
Print version: Flood, Finbarr Barry. Tales things tell Princeton : Princeton University Press, [2023]
Format
Books / Online
Language
English
Added to Catalog
February 26, 2024
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
Introduction : archives, flotsam, globalism
Melting, merchandise, and medicine in the Eastern Mediterranean
Knowledge and craft in medieval Spain and Germany
Coconuts and cosmology in medieval Germany
Magic and medicine in medieval Mesopotamia
Distance made tangible in medieval Ethiopia
Narrative and wonder in the Indian Ocean
Conclusion : global, local, temporal.
Also listed under
Fricke, Beate, author.
Walter de Gruyter & Co. Princeton University Press Complete 2024.
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