Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 September 2013

816 Pages | 2 x 16pp color inserts

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199315994

Bookseller Code (03)

New in Paperback

The Great Sea

A Human History of the Mediterranean

David Abulafia

  • A magisterial account of the human history of the Mediterranean Sea from the Copper and Bronze Ages through modern times.
  • David Abulafia is an accomplished expert in the field, having spent over a decade as Professor of Mediterranean History at the University of Cambridge
  • Destined to replace all other books on the subject, this book stands out as the definitive history of the Mediterranean
  • Named Book of the Year by The Atlantic, The Observer, The Economist, and Financial Times