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The Resource The edge of the world : a cultural history of the North Sea and the transformation of Europe, [Michael Pye]

The edge of the world : a cultural history of the North Sea and the transformation of Europe, [Michael Pye]

Label
The edge of the world : a cultural history of the North Sea and the transformation of Europe
Title
The edge of the world
Title remainder
a cultural history of the North Sea and the transformation of Europe
Statement of responsibility
[Michael Pye]
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Tells the story of how modernity emerged on the shores of the North Sea, uncovering a lost history of a thousand years rife with saints, spies, pirates, philosophers, artists, and intellectuals
Cataloging source
IEP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pye, Michael
Dewey number
  • 940.1
  • 909.07
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
  • D117
  • D117.A2
LC item number
  • .P94 2015
  • P94 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Europe
  • Europe, Northern
  • Europe, Northern
  • North Sea
  • HISTORY / World
Label
The edge of the world : a cultural history of the North Sea and the transformation of Europe, [Michael Pye]
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Maps on endpapers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 329-376) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The invention of money -- The book trade -- Making enemies -- Settling -- Fashion -- Writing the law -- Overseeing nature -- Science and money -- Dealers rule -- Love and capital -- The plague laws -- The city and the world
Control code
ocn905495054
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Pegasus Books edition.
Extent
394 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781605986999
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color maps
System control number
  • 1176516
  • (Sirsi) o905495054
  • (OCoLC)905495054
Label
The edge of the world : a cultural history of the North Sea and the transformation of Europe, [Michael Pye]
Publication
Copyright
Note
Maps on endpapers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 329-376) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The invention of money -- The book trade -- Making enemies -- Settling -- Fashion -- Writing the law -- Overseeing nature -- Science and money -- Dealers rule -- Love and capital -- The plague laws -- The city and the world
Control code
ocn905495054
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Pegasus Books edition.
Extent
394 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781605986999
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color maps
System control number
  • 1176516
  • (Sirsi) o905495054
  • (OCoLC)905495054

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