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    Roemische Agrarhandbuecher: Zwischen Fachwissenschaft, Literatur Und Ideologie (Untersuchungen zur antiken Literatur und Geschichte) (Hardback)(German) By (author) Silke Diederich

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    DescriptionAgriculture was a subject of the highest social relevance to Rome. Thus it is no surprise that Cato s, Varro s, Columella s and Palladius handbooks on farming, written at key moments in Roman history and reacting as they do to economic and socio-cultural upheaval, have survived. Silke Diederich shows thatRome s elite handbooks on farming became more than just a means of disseminating knowledge of the science of power and a form of sophisticated literature; they also became a medium for the preservation of identity andensuring intellectual continuity."


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    Title
    Roemische Agrarhandbuecher
    Subtitle
    Zwischen Fachwissenschaft, Literatur Und Ideologie
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Silke Diederich
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 458
    Width: 165 mm
    Height: 232 mm
    Thickness: 30 mm
    Weight: 789 g
    Language
    German
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9783110199543
    ISBN 10: 3110199548
    Classifications

    B&T Book Type: NF
    BISAC V2.8: TEC003000
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 01
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 05
    LC classification: SF
    B&T Merchandise Category: SCI
    B&T General Subject: 710
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 22
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 15540
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 04
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 02
    Abridged Dewey: 630
    Publisher
    Walter de Gruyter
    Imprint name
    Walter de Gruyter
    Publication date
    15 May 2007
    Publication City/Country
    Berlin
    Author Information
    Silke Diederich, Mayen.
    Review quote
    .".. ein [...] solide gemachtes Buch, das einen hilfreichen und gut lesbaren Zugang zu aktuellen Forschungstendenzen im Bereich der romischen Agrarschriftstellerei bietet."Anja Wolkenhauer in: Gymnasium 3/2010"