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Cultural edge or frontier zone?

Janet Sleep

Cultural edge or frontier zone?

to what extent was there a barrier to contact across the Norfolk/Suffolk borderin the seventeenth century?.

by Janet Sleep

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Published by University of East Anglia in Norwich .
Written in English


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Thesis (M.A.), University of East Anglia, Centre of East Anglian Studies, 1991.

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Open LibraryOL20494783M

  Kapka Kassabova is today, Tuesday 30 October, announced as the winner of the British Academy’s sixth Nayef Al-Rodhan Prize for Global Cultural Understanding , for her book Border: A Journey to the Edge of Europe.. Published by Granta Books, Border: A Journey to the Edge of Europe, is an exploration of the border zone between Bulgaria, Turkey and . Matrix V - Quest of the Spirit - The Ultimate Frontier, GOLD EDITION, Leading Edge Research Group, Matrix V is a book that deals with the big questions in life - who we are, and why we are here. In a world where 99% of the information available constitutes a ‘red herring’, leading people away from realizing who they are, Matrix V.   Kapka Kassabova's "extraordinary" book Border: A Journey to the Edge of Europe (Granta) has won the British Academy’s £25, Nayef Al-Rodhan Prize for Global Cultural Understanding A frontier is the political and geographical area near or beyond a boundary. The term came from French in the 15th century, with the meaning "borderland"—the region of a country that fronts on another country (see also marches). A frontier can also be referred to as a "front".


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