Aspects of Material Culture in the Middle East and Central Asia
The contributors address the history, originality, variety and sophistication of traditional science, technology and material culture in the Middle East and Central Asia, their influence on the history of Europe and the West, and the threat posed by modern Western technologies....
Published January 29th 2002 by Routledge
Series: Routledge Studies in Geopolitics
Since 1991 more than a dozen new land-locked states have emerged to be confronted with the geostrategic problems of access and communications. Contributors present the implications of land-lockedness and the historical development of trade routes....
Published October 31st 1997 by Routledge