Marginal Europe: The Contribution of Marginal Lands since the Middle Ages

Marginal Europe: The Contribution of Marginal Lands since the Middle Ages

by Sidney Pollard

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780198206385
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date: 07/10/1997
Pages: 336
Product dimensions: 6.44(w) x 9.50(h) x 0.91(d)
Lexile: 1640L (what's this?)

Table of Contents

Introduction 1(6)
Part I. The Problem in Outline 7(136)
1. The Concept of the Margin
9(9)
2. Filling out the Land
18(33)
3. The Negative View
51(36)
4. The Positive View
87(41)
5. The Complementarity Thesis
128(15)
Part II. Case Studies 143(112)
6. The German Colonization of the East
145(16)
7. The Medieval Monasteries
161(18)
8. The Central European Mining Regions in the Early Modern Period
179(20)
9. Some Later Case Studies
199(22)
10. The Industrial Revolution and the Location of Proto-Industry
221(34)
Part III. Conclusion 255(14)
II. Conclusion
257(12)
Bibliography 269(54)
Index 323

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