Historical Geography: Through the Gates of Space and Time

Historical Geography: Through the Gates of Space and Time

by Robin A. Butlin, Robin A. Butler
     
 
A leading authority in the field presents a fascinating and erudite analysis of this powerful and influential intellectual tradition. Uses case studies and examples from around the world and numerous historical periods to examine a large variety of approaches to reconstruct geographies of the past. Discusses the importance of geographical perspectives in considering

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A leading authority in the field presents a fascinating and erudite analysis of this powerful and influential intellectual tradition. Uses case studies and examples from around the world and numerous historical periods to examine a large variety of approaches to reconstruct geographies of the past. Discusses the importance of geographical perspectives in considering economic, social and political histories of power, rural transformation, industrial and urban development and the changing patterns of trade, transport and communications.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780470249765
Publisher:
Wiley, John & Sons, Incorporated
Publication date:
03/22/1995
Pages:
306
Product dimensions:
6.12(w) x 9.13(h) x 0.68(d)

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