Frontiers in Question

Eurasian Borderlands, 700-1700
Author(s): 
Power, Daniel
Author(s): 
Standen, Naomi
ISBN: 
0333684524
Date published: 
February 1999
Hardback
Price: 
£45.00
Pages: 
320

We are used to the idea that each state has clearly defined borders, which cleanly separate different nationalities from one another. What though, were frontiers like before the evolution of the modern nation state? The nine essays in this book seek to answer this question across a thousand years of Eurasian history.