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Published: 01 September 2013

816 Pages | 40 illus., 2 inserts

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

ISBN: 9780199315994

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Winner of the British Academy Medal

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 will stand out as the definitive history of the Mediterranean