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The Resource The economies of Hellenistic societies, third to first centuries BC, edited by Zosia H. Archibald, John K. Davies and Vincent Garielsen, (electronic resource)

The economies of Hellenistic societies, third to first centuries BC, edited by Zosia H. Archibald, John K. Davies and Vincent Garielsen, (electronic resource)

Label
The economies of Hellenistic societies, third to first centuries BC
Title
The economies of Hellenistic societies, third to first centuries BC
Statement of responsibility
edited by Zosia H. Archibald, John K. Davies and Vincent Garielsen
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This selection of essays by key names in the field of ancient economies in the 'Hellenistic' age (c.330-30BCE), provides essential reading for anyone interested in the evolutionary building blocks of economic history in the eastern Mediterranean and neighbouring regions. Case studies look at management and institutions; human mobility and natural resources; the role of different agents - temples and cities, as well as rulers - in enhancing resources and circulating wealth; thelevers exerted by monopolies and by disparate status groups, including slaves. An introductory essay summarizes the ope
Dewey number
330.938
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • 1954-
  • 1937-
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  • Archibald, Zosia H.
  • Davies, John K.
  • Gabrielsen, Vincent
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  • Hellenism
  • Greece
  • Greece
Label
The economies of Hellenistic societies, third to first centuries BC, edited by Zosia H. Archibald, John K. Davies and Vincent Garielsen, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Contents
Cover; Contents; Contributors; List of Figures; List of Abbreviations; 1. Introduction; 2. Jewish Subjects and Seleukid Kings: A Case Study of Economic Interaction; 3. Mobility and Innovation in Hellenistic Economies: The Causes and Consequences of Human Traffic; 4. Grain from Cyrene; 5. Some Aspects of Large Estate Management in the Greek World During Classical and Hellenistic Times; 6. The Impact of War on the Economy of Hellenistic Poleis: Demand Creation, Short-Term Influences, Long-Term Impacts; 7. Divine Financiers: Cults as Consumers and Generators of Value
Control code
ocn763157752
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 460 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191618314
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other control number
9786613348593
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)763157752
Label
The economies of Hellenistic societies, third to first centuries BC, edited by Zosia H. Archibald, John K. Davies and Vincent Garielsen, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Contents
Cover; Contents; Contributors; List of Figures; List of Abbreviations; 1. Introduction; 2. Jewish Subjects and Seleukid Kings: A Case Study of Economic Interaction; 3. Mobility and Innovation in Hellenistic Economies: The Causes and Consequences of Human Traffic; 4. Grain from Cyrene; 5. Some Aspects of Large Estate Management in the Greek World During Classical and Hellenistic Times; 6. The Impact of War on the Economy of Hellenistic Poleis: Demand Creation, Short-Term Influences, Long-Term Impacts; 7. Divine Financiers: Cults as Consumers and Generators of Value
Control code
ocn763157752
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 460 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191618314
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other control number
9786613348593
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)763157752

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