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The Resource Acre : the rise and fall of a Palestinian city, 1730-1831, Thomas Philipp, (electronic book)

Acre : the rise and fall of a Palestinian city, 1730-1831, Thomas Philipp, (electronic book)

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Acre : the rise and fall of a Palestinian city, 1730-1831
Title
Acre
Title remainder
the rise and fall of a Palestinian city, 1730-1831
Statement of responsibility
Thomas Philipp
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Thomas Philipp's study of Acre combines the most extensive use to date of local Arabic sources with commercial records in Europe to shed light on a region and power center many identify as the beginning of modern Palestinian history. The third largest city in eighteenth-century Syria?after Aleppo and Damascus?Acre was the capital of a politically and economically unique region on the Mediterranean coast that included what is today northern Israel and southern Lebanon. In the eighteenth century, Acre grew dramatically from a small fishing village to a fortified city of some 25,000 inhabita
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Cataloging source
N$T
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1941-
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Philipp, Thomas
Dewey number
956.94/5
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DS110.A3
LC item number
T44 2001eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
History and society of the modern Middle East series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Acre (Israel)
  • Acre (Israel)
  • Palestine
Label
Acre : the rise and fall of a Palestinian city, 1730-1831, Thomas Philipp, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 277-282) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; INTRODUCTION; 1. SOUTHWEST SYRIA IN THE EIGHTEENTH CENTURY: HIGHWAYS, SEA LANES, AND POPULATIONS; 2. THE POLITICS OF ACRE; 3. TRADE: LOCAL RULERS AND THE WORLD ECONOMY; 4. GOVERNMENT: THE MILITARY AND ADMINISTRATION; 5. SOCIETY AND ITS STRUCTURE IN ACRE; CONCLUDING OBSERVATIONS; Appendix A: THE POPULATION OF ACRE; Appendix B: TRADE: TABLES AND FIGURES; Appendix C: ADMINISTRATIVE POSITIONS AND THEIR OCCUPANTS; Appendix D: MAPS; NOTES; TRANSLATIONS; BIBLIOGRAPHY; INDEX
Control code
ocm51311733
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (299 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231506038
Isbn Type
(ebk)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
10.7312/phil12326
Other physical details
illustrations, maps.
Publisher number
EB00662294
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Acre : the rise and fall of a Palestinian city, 1730-1831, Thomas Philipp, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 277-282) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; INTRODUCTION; 1. SOUTHWEST SYRIA IN THE EIGHTEENTH CENTURY: HIGHWAYS, SEA LANES, AND POPULATIONS; 2. THE POLITICS OF ACRE; 3. TRADE: LOCAL RULERS AND THE WORLD ECONOMY; 4. GOVERNMENT: THE MILITARY AND ADMINISTRATION; 5. SOCIETY AND ITS STRUCTURE IN ACRE; CONCLUDING OBSERVATIONS; Appendix A: THE POPULATION OF ACRE; Appendix B: TRADE: TABLES AND FIGURES; Appendix C: ADMINISTRATIVE POSITIONS AND THEIR OCCUPANTS; Appendix D: MAPS; NOTES; TRANSLATIONS; BIBLIOGRAPHY; INDEX
Control code
ocm51311733
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (299 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231506038
Isbn Type
(ebk)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
10.7312/phil12326
Other physical details
illustrations, maps.
Publisher number
EB00662294
Specific material designation
remote

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