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Eyewitness Mesopotamia

Author: Philip Steele
Publisher: London ; New York : DK Pub., 2007.
Series: DK eyewitness books.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience   Computer File : English
Database:WorldCat
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Full-color illustrated photographs describe the history, culture, and people of Ancient Mesopotamia. Includes Mesopotamia clip-art CD-ROM and wall chart.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Computer File, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Philip Steele
ISBN: 9780756629724 0756629721 9780756629717 0756629713
OCLC Number: 144650989
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 72 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 29 cm + 1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.) and 1 folded map.
Contents: Land between two rivers --
Sumerian city--states --
Mighty rulers --
Story of writing --
Gods and goddesses --
City life --
Country life --
Death and burial --
Akkad's rise and fall --
Ziggurats and temples --
Games, music, and sports --
Crafts and technology --
Rise of Babylon --
Learning and scholars --
Wider horizons --
Trade and commerce --
Transportation and travel --
Assyrian Eempire --
Ancient warfare --
Art of hunting --
Assyrian palaces --
Epic of Gilgamesh --
Assyrian knowledge --
Babylon reborn --
At the center of the world --
Persians --
Classical age --
Islamic age --
Uncovering the past --
Timeline of Mesopotamia --
A to Z of famous people --
A to Z of ancient sites --
Glossary --
Index.
Series Title: DK eyewitness books.
Responsibility: Philip Steele.
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Full-color illustrated photographs describe the history, culture, and people of Ancient Mesopotamia. Includes Mesopotamia clip-art CD-ROM and wall chart.

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