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The climate of Byzantine and Medieval Cappadocia

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As early as fourth-fifth centuries BC people were aware of the necessity to protect the environment, which changes as a consequence of variations in the climate. They were also cognizant of the consequences of not doing so. For instance, in the dialogue Critias Plato describes in detail the aftermaths of floods and erosion (Cr. 111a-b and 113), and the fact that the society knew the causes of such happenings. The same is true concerning aspects of climate in Byzantine/Medieval Cappadocia, ...

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University of Oxford
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College Only
Oxford college:
Wolfson College
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Publisher:
Institute for Medieval Studies, University of Leeds Publisher's website
Place of publication:
Leeds, UK
Publication date:
2021-07-09
Acceptance date:
2020-09-01
Event title:
International Medieval Congress (IMC 2021)
Event location:
Leeds, UK
Event website:
https://www.imc.leeds.ac.uk/imc-2021/2021-climates-cfp/
Event start date:
2021-07-05T00:00:00Z
Event end date:
2021-07-09T00:00:00Z
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
1196139
Local pid:
pubs:1196139
Deposit date:
2021-09-29

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