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Title Kosma aiguptiou monachou Christianike topographia = The Christian topography of Cosmas, an Egyptian monk / edited by John W. McCrindle.

Imprint Surrey, England : Ashgate, 2010.

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Description 1 online resource (xxvii, 398 pages) : illustrations.
Series Works issued by the Hakluyt Society ; no. 98
Works issued by the Hakluyt Society ; no. 98.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents ""Cover""; ""Contents""; ""Editor Preface""; ""Introduction""; ""The Author's Supplication for Devine Aid""; ""PROLOGUE I""; ""PROLOGUE II""; ""Book I: The Placed and Figures of the Universe; ... ""; ""Book II: The position, figure, lenght and breadth of the earth; ... ""; ""Book III: The Tower of Babel; ... ""; ""Book IV: A recapitalation of the views advanced; ... ""; ""Book V: Description of the Tabernacles; ... ""; ""Book VI: The size of the Sun; a dissertationj on the two states""; ""Book VII: The Duration of the Heavens""; ""Book VIII: Interpretation of the Song of Hezekiah; ... ""
""Book XI: Courses of the Sun and Moon and other Heavenly bodies ... ""; ""Book X: Passages from the Christian Fathers comfirming the Author's views""; ""Book XI: Description of certain Indian animals and plants, and of the island Taprobane (Ceylon)""; ""Book XII: Old Testament narratives confirmed by Chaldaean, Babylonian, Persian and Egyptian records; the island Atlantis""; ""Appendix""; ""Plate I""; ""Plate II""; ""Plate III""; ""Plate IV""; ""Index""; ""A""; ""B""; ""C""; ""D""; ""E""; ""F""; ""G""; ""H""; ""I""; ""J""; ""K""; ""L""; ""M""; ""N""; ""O""; ""P""; ""Q""; ""R""; ""S""; ""T""
""U""""v""; ""w""; ""x""; ""y""; ""z""
Local Note eBooks on EBSCOhost EBSCO eBook Subscription Academic Collection - North America
Subject Geography, Medieval.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Added Author Cosmas, Indicopleustes, active 6th century.
McCrindle, John W.
Added Title Christian topography of Cosmas, an Egyptian monk
Other Form: Print version: McCrindle, John W. Kosma Aiguptiou Monachou Christianike Topographia : The Christian Topography of Cosmas, an Egyptian Monk. Farnham : Ashgate Publishing Ltd, ©2010 9781409413653
ISBN 9781409416043 (electronic bk.)
1409416046 (electronic bk.)
9781409413653 (hbk.)
1409413659