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"Walled up to heaven" : the evolution of Middle Bronze Age fortification strategies in the Levant

Author: Aaron A Burke
Publisher: Winona Lake, Ind. : Eisenbrauns, 2008.
Series: Studies in the archaeology and history of the Levant, 4.
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Aaron A Burke
ISBN: 9781575069272 157506927X
OCLC Number: 191865735
Description: xix, 362 p. : ill. ; 29 cm.
Contents: Pt. 1. An introduction. Researching Middle Bronze Age fortifications --
pt. 2. The evolution of warfare and defenses in the Levant during the Bronze Age (ca. 2500-1500 B.C.). Weaponry and the art of war (ca. 2500-1500 B.C.) --
Middle Bronze Age fortifications --
pt. 3. Middle Bronze Age fortifications and their cultural context. A history of warfare in the Levant (ca. 2500-1460 B.C.) --
Defensive strategies & political organization --
The socioeconomic impact of fortification construction --
pt. 4. A catalogue of Middle Bronze Age fortified settlements in the Levant and Mesopotamia, and their forerunners.
Series Title: Studies in the archaeology and history of the Levant, 4.
Responsibility: by Aaron A. Burke.
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