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The Resource Ships of the Desert and Ships of the Sea : Palmyra in the World Trade of the First Three Centuries CE

Ships of the Desert and Ships of the Sea : Palmyra in the World Trade of the First Three Centuries CE

Label
Ships of the Desert and Ships of the Sea : Palmyra in the World Trade of the First Three Centuries CE
Title
Ships of the Desert and Ships of the Sea
Title remainder
Palmyra in the World Trade of the First Three Centuries CE
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Seland, Eivind Heldaas
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Philippika
Series volume
v. 101
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tadmur (Syria)
  • Commerce
  • Syria
  • HISTORY / Ancient / Rome
Label
Ships of the Desert and Ships of the Sea : Palmyra in the World Trade of the First Three Centuries CE
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title Page; Copyright; Table of Contents; Body; List of figures; List of maps; List of tables; Preface; The caravan city; Previous scholarship; Sources; Theoretical approach: Networks, organisations and institutions; City, territory, and hinterland; Palmyra and Rome; Palmyra and Ctesiphon; Population and identity; Territory and hinterland: The Syrian Desert; Subsistence in the Syrian Desert; The city and the steppe; The bride of the desert; Palmyra in the ancient world exchange; Commodities; Archaeological evidence of trade; The tax law as evidence of long-distance trade
  • The Periplus and the trade of PalmyraPlaces; Middle and Southern Mesopotamia; Palmyrene activities in the Persian Gulf and India; Southern Arabia and the Gulf of Aden; The Palmyrenes in Egypt and the Red Sea; The Palmyrenes in Rome; Routes and rythm; From Palmyra to Mesopotamia and the Persian Gulf; From Palmyra to the Mediterranean and the Red Sea; In the Mediterranean; From the Indian Ocean to Egypt and Mesopotamia; From the Red Sea to the Mediterranean; Schedule of Palmyrene trade; Organisation and practicalities; The caravan; Animals; Security; Practicalities
  • Merchants and caravan leaders Development of Palmyrene long-distance trade; Origins; Building networks; Forming ties; Trade; Religion/ideology; Civic life; Diplomacy and foreign service; Identities; Networks and the key to Palmyrene success; The end of Palmyrene trade; Ships of the desert and ships of the sea; Concordance of epigraphic texts; Abbreviations; Bibliography; General index; Index of sources
Control code
ocn968737872
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (129 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783447195751
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctvcjr03n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)968737872
Label
Ships of the Desert and Ships of the Sea : Palmyra in the World Trade of the First Three Centuries CE
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title Page; Copyright; Table of Contents; Body; List of figures; List of maps; List of tables; Preface; The caravan city; Previous scholarship; Sources; Theoretical approach: Networks, organisations and institutions; City, territory, and hinterland; Palmyra and Rome; Palmyra and Ctesiphon; Population and identity; Territory and hinterland: The Syrian Desert; Subsistence in the Syrian Desert; The city and the steppe; The bride of the desert; Palmyra in the ancient world exchange; Commodities; Archaeological evidence of trade; The tax law as evidence of long-distance trade
  • The Periplus and the trade of PalmyraPlaces; Middle and Southern Mesopotamia; Palmyrene activities in the Persian Gulf and India; Southern Arabia and the Gulf of Aden; The Palmyrenes in Egypt and the Red Sea; The Palmyrenes in Rome; Routes and rythm; From Palmyra to Mesopotamia and the Persian Gulf; From Palmyra to the Mediterranean and the Red Sea; In the Mediterranean; From the Indian Ocean to Egypt and Mesopotamia; From the Red Sea to the Mediterranean; Schedule of Palmyrene trade; Organisation and practicalities; The caravan; Animals; Security; Practicalities
  • Merchants and caravan leaders Development of Palmyrene long-distance trade; Origins; Building networks; Forming ties; Trade; Religion/ideology; Civic life; Diplomacy and foreign service; Identities; Networks and the key to Palmyrene success; The end of Palmyrene trade; Ships of the desert and ships of the sea; Concordance of epigraphic texts; Abbreviations; Bibliography; General index; Index of sources
Control code
ocn968737872
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (129 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783447195751
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctvcjr03n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)968737872

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