Ancient Mediterranean Civilizations
  • Author : Ralph W. Mathisen
  • Release Date : 11 August 2022
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Genre : Mediterranean Region
  • Pages : 672
  • ISBN 13 : 0190080949

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Ancient Mediterranean Civilizations

Ancient Mediterranean Civilizations

Author : Ralph W. Mathisen
Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
Genre : Mediterranean Region
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"The most thought-provoking, contemporary, and engaging survey of the ancient world"--...

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Covering more than four thousand years of ancient history, from the early Egyptians to the dawn of Byzantium, an illustrated introduction to the Mediterranean's three major civilizations examines their links and traces their influence up to the present day. UP....

Ancient Mediterranean Civilizations

Ancient Mediterranean Civilizations

Author : Ralph W. Mathisen
Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
Genre : History
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Challenging the stereotypes and myths that typically characterize students' understanding of antiquity, Ancient Mediterranean Civilizations: From Prehistory to 640 CE, Second Edition, focuses on continuity and connections, along with cultural diffusion and cultural diversity, to show how history is a cumulative process and that numerous similar themes recur in different times ...

Sources for Ancient Mediterranean Civilizations

Sources for Ancient Mediterranean Civilizations

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Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
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"This sourcebook would serve as a companion volume to R.W. Mathisen, Ancient Mediterranean Civilizations: From Prehistory to 640 CE, 2nd edition ...; it will provide ancillary materials--121 primary sources, 15 maps, and 111 illustrations, all in 505 pages--that will expand upon the material in the textbook"--Provided by publisher....

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Publisher : Harvard University Press
Genre : History
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The first comprehensive history of the cultural impact of the Phoenicians, who knit together the ancient Mediterranean world long before the rise of the Greeks. Imagine you are a traveler sailing to the major cities around the Mediterranean in 750 BC. You would notice a remarkable similarity in the dress, alphabet, ...