skip to content
An historical geography of France Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

An historical geography of France

Author: Xavier de Planhol; Paul Claval; Janet Lloyd
Publisher: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2006.
Series: Cambridge studies in historical geography, 21
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Digitally printed 1st pbk. versionView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:

This 1994 book traces the historical geography of France from its roots in the Roman province of Gaul to the 1990s.

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Xavier de Planhol; Paul Claval; Janet Lloyd
ISBN: 9780521031356 0521031354
OCLC Number: 105478188
Description: 563 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm.
Contents: List of figures; Preface; Part I. The Genesis of France: 1. The isthmus of Gaul; 2. The impact of Rome; 3. From Gaul to France; 4. The birth of France; Part II. The Traditional Organisation of the Territory of France: 5. The major divisions; 6. The secondary divisions; Part III. The Centralisation and Diversification of the French Space: 7. Paris and the Parisian centralisation; 8. Cultural action and reaction: unity and diversity; 9. The economic differentiation of space; 10. The rural exodus and urbanisation; 11. The France of large organisations; Notes; Guide to further reading; Bibliography; Index.
Series Title: Cambridge studies in historical geography, 21
Other Titles: Géographie historique de la France.
Responsibility: Xavier de Planhol ; with the collaboration of Paul Claval ; translated by Janet Lloyd.
More information:

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"[de Planhol] displays impressive scholarly and literary skill as an interpreter of many aspects of France...He has provided historians with a clear demonstration of geographical purpose and Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/105478188> # An historical geography of France
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   bgn:translationOfWork <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/105478188#CreativeWork/unidentifiedOriginalWork> ; # Géographie historique de la France.
   library:oclcnum "105478188" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/342518#Place/cambridge> ; # Cambridge
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/342518#Place/france> ; # France
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/958122> ; # Historical geography
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/342518#Topic/human_geography_france> ; # Human geography--France
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204289> ; # France.
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/963107> ; # Human geography
   schema:bookEdition "Digitally printed 1st pbk. version." ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/342518#Person/claval_paul> ; # Paul Claval
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/91997210> ; # Janet Lloyd
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/88798682> ; # Xavier de Planhol
   schema:datePublished "2006" ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/342518> ; # Géographie historique de la France.
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/342518#Series/cambridge_studies_in_historical_geography> ; # Cambridge studies in historical geography ;
   schema:name "An historical geography of France"@en ;
   schema:productID "105478188" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/105478188#PublicationEvent/cambridge_new_york_cambridge_university_press_2006> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/342518#Agent/cambridge_university_press> ; # Cambridge University Press
   schema:url <http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0710/2007272557-t.html> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780521031356> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/105478188> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/342518#Agent/cambridge_university_press> # Cambridge University Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Cambridge University Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/342518#Person/claval_paul> # Paul Claval
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Claval" ;
   schema:givenName "Paul" ;
   schema:name "Paul Claval" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/342518#Series/cambridge_studies_in_historical_geography> # Cambridge studies in historical geography ;
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/105478188> ; # An historical geography of France
   schema:name "Cambridge studies in historical geography ;" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204289> # France.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "France." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/958122> # Historical geography
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Historical geography"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/963107> # Human geography
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Human geography"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/88798682> # Xavier de Planhol
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Planhol" ;
   schema:givenName "Xavier de" ;
   schema:name "Xavier de Planhol" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/91997210> # Janet Lloyd
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1934" ;
   schema:familyName "Lloyd" ;
   schema:givenName "Janet" ;
   schema:name "Janet Lloyd" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/342518> # Géographie historique de la France.
   schema:name "Géographie historique de la France." ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780521031356>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0521031354" ;
   schema:isbn "9780521031356" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/105478188#CreativeWork/unidentifiedOriginalWork> # Géographie historique de la France.
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   schema:inLanguage "fr" ;
   schema:name "Géographie historique de la France." ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.