Historical Digital Theses: British Library
About this collection
This collection is comprised of theses digitised from the University of Cambridge collection held on microfilm at the British Library. The thesis files themselves are not openly available but may be ordered directly from the thesis page on the Apollo repository. Digitisation of these theses was sponsored by Arcadia Fund, a charitable fund of Lisbet Rausing and Peter Baldwin.
(2002-01-01)This thesis arises from the fact that changes in the geometry of the Earth-Sun system, due to the gravitational interaction among the planets, cause quasi-cyclic climatic variations that are imprinted in the geological ...
Citizenship and social status in the western Mediterranean from the later Roman Empire to the early Middle Ages : the case of Spain (2003-01-01)My doctoral thesis concerns the evolution of citizenship and social distinction between the later Antiquity and early Middle Ages in the Iberian peninsula: broadly from the fifth to the early twelfth centuries. Its focus ...
(2005-01-01)To date, southern Portugal has been the focus of only limited palaeoecological research. In particular, the scarcity of dated pollen studies has meant that inferences regarding the vegetation history of the Algarve and ...