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Author Bonifas, Gilbert
Title Southern Horrors : Northern Visions of the Mediterranean World
Imprint Newcastle-upon-Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Publisher, 2013
©2013
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Edition 1st ed
Descript 1 online resource (254 pages)
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computer c rdamedia
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Note Intro -- TABLE OF CONTENTS -- ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS -- LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS -- INTRODUCTION -- PROLOGUE -- CHAPTER ONE -- CHAPTER TWO -- CHAPTER THREE -- CHAPTER FOUR -- CHAPTER FIVE -- CHAPTER SIX -- CHAPTER SEVEN -- CHAPTER EIGHT -- CHAPTER NINE -- CHAPTER TEN -- CHAPTER ELEVEN -- CHAPTER TWELVE -- CHAPTER THIRTEEN -- CHAPTER FOURTEEN -- CHAPTER FIFTEEN -- ABOUT THE CONTRIBUTORS -- INDEX OF PERSONS
Rather than focus on the attraction exerted by the Mediterranean South on Northerners in search of health, pleasure, leisure and culture, the contributors to this book choose to bring out its less enticing aspects and the repugnance these induced in northern Europeans over four centuries, through a series of sixteen essays covering a geographical area stretching from Portugal to Turkey and Lebanon, from the Balkans to Egypt, and embracing several cultures, two religious faiths and very divers..
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Bonifas, Gilbert Southern Horrors : Northern Visions of the Mediterranean World Newcastle-upon-Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Publisher,c2013 9781443850308
Subject Horror.;Mediterranean Region -- Civilization.;Europe, Northern -- Civilization
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Alt Author Monacelli, Martine
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