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Ancient civilizations

Author: Christopher Scarre; Brian M Fagan
Publisher: New York : Longman, ©1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Ancient Civilizations offers a comparative analysis of the field, including both old world and new civilizations, and explores the connections between all civilizations around the earth.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Christopher Scarre; Brian M Fagan
ISBN: 0673997693 9780673997692
OCLC Number: 34798244
Description: xiii, 466 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: Ch. 1. The Study of Civilization --
Ch. 2. Theories of States --
Ch. 3. Mesopotamia: The First Cities (3500-2000 B.C.) --
Ch. 4. Egyptian Civilization --
Ch. 5. South Asia: Harappan and Later Civilizations --
Ch. 6. The First Chinese Civilizations --
Ch. 7. Near Eastern Kingdoms (2000-1200 B.C.) --
Ch. 8. The Near East in the First Millennium B.C. --
Ch. 9. The First Aegean Civilizations --
Ch. 10. The Mediterranean World in the First Millenium (1000-30 B.C.) --
Ch. 11. Imperial Rome --
Ch. 12. Northeast Africa: Kush, Meroe, and Aksum --
Ch. 13. Divine Kings in Southeast Asia --
Ch. 14. Kingdoms and Empires in East Asia (770 B.C.-A.D. 700) --
Ch. 15. Lowland Mesoamerica --
Ch. 16. Highland Mesoamerica --
Ch. 17. The Foundations of Andean Civilization --
Ch. 18. Andean States (200 B.C.-A.D. 1534).
Responsibility: Christopher Scarre, Brian M. Fagan.

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