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Author Squatriti, Paolo, 1963-

Title Landscape and change in early medieval Italy [electronic resource] : chestnuts, economy, and culture / Paolo Squatriti.

Imprint Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2013.

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xiii, 236 p. : maps.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: Trees, Woods, and Chestnuts in Early Medieval Italy -- A Natural History of the Chestnut -- The Triumph of a Tree -- The Poetics of the Chestnut in the Early Middle Ages -- Chestnuts in Early Medieval Campania -- Chestnuts in the Po Valley -- Conclusion: Giovanni Pascoli and the Old Chestnut -- Glossary.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Chestnut -- Italy -- History -- To 1500.
Chestnut -- Social aspects -- Italy -- History -- To 1500.
Chestnut -- Economic aspects -- Italy -- History -- To 1500.
Landscapes -- Italy -- History -- To 1500.
Landscape changes -- Italy -- History -- To 1500.
Land use -- Italy -- History -- To 1500.
Italy -- History -- 476-1268.
Italy -- Economic conditions.
Italy -- Environmental conditions.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9781107034488 (hardback : alkaline paper)
9781107248748 (e-book)

 
    
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