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The human shore : seacoasts in history / John R. Gillis.

Gillis, John R. (Author).
Book Book ([2012])
Description: x, 241 pages. : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
Publisher: Chicago, Illinois : The University of Chicago Press, [2012]
2 of 2 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries). (Show all copies)
1 of 1 copy available at Gordon College.
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  • ISBN: 9780226922232 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 0226922235 (cloth : alk. paper)
Bibliography, etc.: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents: An alternative to Eden -- Coasts of the ancient mariner -- Sea frontiers of the early modern Atlantic -- Settling the shores -- Second discovery of the sea -- Coastal dreams and nightmares -- Conclusion: learning to live with coasts.
Subject: Coasts.
Citation: Gillis, John R. "The human shore : seacoasts in history." Chicago, Illinois : The University of Chicago Press, 2012.

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