Incorporating the latest scholarly research, the third edition of qA History of the Ancient Near East ca. 3000-323 BCq presents a comprehensive overview of the multicultural civilizations of the ancient Near East. Integrates the most up-to-date research, and includes a richer selection of supplementary materials Addresses the wide variety of political, social, and cultural developments in the ancient Near East Updated features include new qKey Debateq boxes at the end of each chapter to engage students with various perspectives on a range of critical issues; a comprehensive timeline of events; and 46 new illustrations, including 12 color photos Features a new chapter addressing governance and continuity in the region during the Persian Empire Offers in-depth, accessible discussions of key texts and sources, including the Bible and the Epic of GilgameshReiner, Erica and David Pingree (1975) Babylonian Planetary Omens, Malibu. ... Rothman, Mitchell S. (2004) aStudying the Development of Complex Society: Mesopotamia in the Late Fifth and Fourth ... Rowton, Michael B. (1965) aThe Topological Factor in the Hapiru Problem, a Studies in Honor of Benno Landsberger, anbsp;...
|Title||:||A History of the Ancient Near East, Ca. 3000-323 BC|
|Author||:||Marc Van de Mieroop|
|Publisher||:||John Wiley & Sons - 2015-07-24|