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Raaflaub, Kurt A.

Geography and Ethnography: Perceptions of the World in Pre-Modern Societies

Raaflaub, Kurt A. - Geography and Ethnography: Perceptions of the World in Pre-Modern Societies, ebook

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This fascinating volume brings together leading specialists, who have analyzed the thoughts and records documenting the worldviews of a wide range of pre-modern societies.

  • Presents evidence from across the ages; from antiquity through to the Age of Discovery

  • Provides cross-cultural comparison of ancient societies around the globe, from the Chinese to the Incas and Aztecs, from the Greeks and Romans to the peoples of ancient India

  • Explores newly discovered medieval Islamic materials

Keywords: ethnography, pre-modern history, early societies, culture, ancient history

Author(s)
 
Publisher
John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
Publication year
2009
Language
en
Edition
1
Page amount
368 pages
Category
History
Format
Ebook
eISBN (PDF)
9781444315660
Printed ISBN
9781405191463

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