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Mediterranean urban culture, 1400-1700

Mediterranean urban culture, 1400-1700

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Published by University of Exeter Press in Exeter, UK .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sociology, Urban -- Mediterranean Region,
  • Mediterranean Region -- History,
  • Mediterranean Region -- Civilization

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 215-270) and indexes

    Statementedited by Alexander Cowan
    ContributionsCowan, Alexander
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHT145.M47 M43 2000
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 277 p. :
    Number of Pages277
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16980146M
    ISBN 100859895785

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