Ancient Iraq Third Edition Penguin History

Author: Georges Roux
Publisher: Penguin Books
ISBN: 014012523X
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Newly revised and containing information from recent excavations and discovered artifacts, Ancient Iraq covers the political, cultural, and socio-economic history from Mesopotamia days of prehistory to the Christian era.

Ancient Iraq

Author: Georges Roux
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141938250
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Book provides an introduction to the history of ancient Mesopotamia and its civilizations, incorporating archaeological and historical finds up to 1992

Civilizations Of Ancient Iraq

Author: Benjamin Read Foster
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 0691137226
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Considering the current crisis in Iraq, and especially the catastrophe facing its ancient heritage, general readers should find this book interesting.

Handbook To Life In Ancient Mesopotamia

Author: Stephen Bertman
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780195183641
Size: 79.31 MB
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This illustrated handbook describes the culture, history, and people of Mesopotamia, as well as their struggle for survival and happiness.


Author: Gwendolyn Leick
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141927119
Size: 72.34 MB
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This is the first book to reveal how life was lived in ten Mesopotamian cities: from Eridu, the Mesopotamian Eden, to that potent symbol of decadence, Babylon - the first true metropolis: multicultural, multi-ethnic, the last centre of a ...

Early Mesopotamia

Author: Nicholas Postgate
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 9780415245876
Size: 59.98 MB
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The cuneiform texts reveal the technological and social innovations of Sumer and Babylonia as surprisingly modern, and the influence of this fascinating culture was felt throughout the Near East.

Ancient Persia

Author: Matt Waters
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1107652723
Size: 44.63 MB
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In this book, Matt Waters gives a detailed historical overview of the Achaemenid period while considering the manifold interpretive problems historians face in constructing and understanding its history.

The History And Culture Of Ancient Western Asia And Egypt

Author: Arthur Bernard Knapp
Publisher: Wadsworth Pub Co
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* Explores the cultures of ancient Near East civilizations from prehistoric times to the death of Alexander the Great. * Encompasses Western Asia and Egypt, through the Eastern Mediterranean, to the borders of Greece. * Note: Knapp (unlike ...

When We Ruled

Author: Robin Walker
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The Ancient and Mediœval History of Black Civilisations Robin Walker. In 629 BC
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The Art And Architecture Of The Ancient Orient

Author: Henri Frankfort
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 9780300064704
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This text also covers the art and architecture of Asia Minor and the Hittites, of the Levant in the second millennium BC, of the Aramaeans and Phoenicians in Syria, and of Ancient Persia.