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By Peter Sahlins

"Brilliant. . . . This attention-grabbing exploration via 3 centuries of the frontier is rounded off with a perceptive and balanced appraisal of the character of nationwide id in the context of the Pyrenees. . . . A research that is intriguing, discovered, and thought-provoking, a most excellent instance of interdisciplinary background at its best."—Times Literary Supplement

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