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    DescriptionRecent historical debates have disputed the nature of Mediterranean history, and the different types of unity and fragmentation that have defined its limits. This investigation takes one extreme land that was part of Rome's Mediterranean empire, the province of Mauretania Tingitana - the northern regions of modern day Morocco, to test the extent and quality of its relations with the Mediterranean. These connections turn out to be rather peculiar. They suggest new questions not only about the nature of the internal development of this land, but also about the history of Mediterranean extensions into the Atlantic. This is the twenty-third J L Myres Memorial Lecture, delivered at New College, Oxford in 2005. Brent Shaw is the Andrew Fleming West Professor of Classics at Princeton.


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    Title
    At the Edge of the Corrupting Sea
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Brent O. Shaw
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 32
    Width: 184 mm
    Height: 244 mm
    Thickness: 2 mm
    Weight: 104 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780954664718
    ISBN 10: 095466471X
    Classifications

    B&T Book Type: NF
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: S8.0
    BIC E4L: HIS
    B&T Merchandise Category: TXT
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1HBM
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 03
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 01
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    Libri: I-HP
    Ingram Subject Code: HP
    BIC subject category V2: HBTP
    B&T General Subject: 431
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 26630
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 02
    BISAC V2.8: HIS001030, HIS002000
    BIC subject category V2: 1HBM
    LC subject heading:
    DC22: 939.71
    BISAC V2.8: HIS039000
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    DC22: 939/.71
    LC classification: DT318 .S53 2006
    LC subject heading:
    Thema V1.0: NHTP
    Illustrations note
    with maps.
    Publisher
    University of Oxford
    Imprint name
    University of Oxford
    Publication date
    30 March 2006
    Publication City/Country
    Oxford