25 Books to Read Before You Die
 
 

Recently Viewed clear list


The Powell's Playlist | August 6, 2014

Graham Joyce: IMG The Powell’s Playlist: Graham Joyce



The Ghost in the Electric Blue Suit is set on the English coast in the hot summer of 1976, so the music in this playlist is pretty much all from the... Continue »
  1. $17.47 Sale Hardcover add to wish list

spacer
Qualifying orders ship free.
$36.75
New Trade Paper
Ships in 1 to 3 days
Add to Wishlist
available for shipping or prepaid pickup only
Available for In-store Pickup
in 7 to 12 days
Qty Store Section
25 Remote Warehouse World History- General

More copies of this ISBN

This title in other editions

Migration in World History (Themes in World History)

by

Migration in World History (Themes in World History) Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

The fully revised and updated second edition of this successful text traces the connections among regions brought about by the movement of people, diseases, crops, technology and ideas.

Drawing on examples from a wide range of geographical regions and thematic areas, noted world historian Patrick Manning guides the reader through:

* the earliest human migrations, including the earliest hominids, their development and spread, and the controversy surrounding the rise of homo sapiens

* the rise and spread of major language groups (illustrated with original maps)

* an examination of civilizations, farmers and pastoralists from 3000 BCE to 500 CE

* trade patterns including the early Silk Road and maritime trade in the Mediterranean and Indian Ocean

* the effect of migration on empire and industry between 1700 and 1900

* the resurgence of migration in the later twentieth century, including movement to cities, refugees and diasporas

* the various leading theories and debates surrounding the subject of migration.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780415516792
Author:
Manning, Patrick
Publisher:
Routledge
Subject:
World History-General
Publication Date:
20121031
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English

Related Subjects

History and Social Science » Ethnic Studies » Immigration
History and Social Science » World History » General

Migration in World History (Themes in World History) New Trade Paper
0 stars - 0 reviews
$36.75 In Stock
Product details pages Routledge - English 9780415516792 Reviews:
spacer
spacer
  • back to top
Follow us on...




Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.