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Seascapes and fresh water management in rural Greece: the case of the Mani peninsula, 1261–1821 CE
The Mani peninsula is a semi-arid landscape with few natural sources of fresh water, yet it supported a dense population during the Late Byzantine and Ottoman periods. This paper reviews the archaeological and historical evidence for watermanagement practices in Mani, concentrating on its domestic-scale hydraulic infrastructure (cisterns and saltpans) and the ports and harbours along its coasts. The data point to a critical shift in household-level social organization at the turn of the 18thdoi:10.1080/00758914.2020.1789316 fatcat:ky2h7uhrrvdh5gptpvi765rw4a