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The Cambridge ancient history.

Author: I E S EdwardsC J GaddN G L HammondJohn BoardmanDavid M LewisAll authors
Publisher: Cambridge [England] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1970-<2005>
Series: Cambridge ancient history.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Third editionView all editions and formats
Over the past half century The Cambridge Ancient History has established itself as a definitive work of reference. The original edition was published in twelve text volumes between 1924 and 1939. Publication of the new edition began in 1970. Every volume of the old edition has been totally re-thought and re-written with new text, maps, illustrations and bibliographies. Some volumes have had to be expanded into two  Read more...

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Cambridge ancient history.
Cambridge [England] ; New York, NY, USA : Cambridge University Press, 1970-<2005>
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: I E S Edwards; C J Gadd; N G L Hammond; John Boardman; David M Lewis; F W Walbank; A E Astin; J A Crook; A W Lintott; Elizabeth Rawson; Alan K Bowman; Edward Champlin; Peter Garnsey; Dominic Rathbone; Averil Cameron; Bryan Ward-Perkins; Michael Whitby; Cambridge University Press.
ISBN: 0521850738 9780521850735 0521070511 9780521070515 0521077915 9780521077910 0521082307 9780521082303 0521086914 9780521086912 0521224969 9780521224963 0521227178 9780521227179 0521234476 9780521234474 0521228042 9780521228046 052123347X 9780521233477 0521233488 9780521233484 052123445X 9780521234450 0521234468 9780521234467 0521234484 9780521234481 0521256038 9780521256032 0521264308 9780521264303 0521263352 9780521263351 9780521301992 0521301998 0521302005 9780521302005 0521325919 9780521325912 0521298210 9780521298216 0521298229 9780521298223 0521298237 9780521298230 0521298245 9780521298247 0521205719 9780521205719 0521242894 9780521242899 0521243548 9780521243544 9780521252553 0521252555
OCLC Number: 121060
Notes: Some volumes are 2nd edition; v. 14 lacks edition statement.
Individual chapters have already appeared as fascicles, 1961-1968.
Description: 14 volumes in 20 : illustrations, maps (some color), plans ; 24 cm.
Contents: v. 1. pt. 1. Prolegomena and prehistory / edited by I.E.S. Edwards, C.J. Gadd, N.G.L. Hammond --
v. 1. pt. 2. Early history of the Middle East / edited by I.E.S. Edwards, C.J. Gadd, N.G.L. Hammond --
v. 2. pt. 1. History of the Middle East and Aegean region, c. 1800-1380 B.C. / edited by I.E.S. Edwards [and others] --
v. 2. pt. 2. History of the Middle East and the Aegean region, c. 1380-1000 B.C. / edited by I.E.S. Edwards [and others] --
v. 3. pt. 1. The prehistory of the Balkans ; The Middle East and the Aegean world, tenth to eighth centuries B.C. / edited by John Boardman [and others] --
v. 3. pt. 2. The Assyrian and Babylonian empires and other states of the Near East, from the eighth to the sixth centuries B.C. / edited by John Boardman [and others] --
v. 3. pt. 3. The expansion of the Greek world, eighth to sixth centuries B.C. / edited by John Boardman, N.G.L. Hammond --
v. 4. Persia, Greece and the Western Mediterranean, c. 525 to 479 B.C. / edited by John Boardman [and others] --
v. 5. The fifth century B.C. / edited by D.M. Lewis [and others]. v. 6. The fourth century B.C. / edited by D.M. Lewis [and others] --
v. 7. pt. 1. The hellenistic world / edited by F.W. Walbank [and others] --
v. 7. pt. 2. The rise of Rome to 220 B.C. / edited by F.W. Walbank [and others] --
v. 8. Rome and the Mediterranean to 133 B.C. / edited by A.E. Astin [and others] --
v. 9. The last age of the Roman Republic, 146-43 B.C. / edited by J.A. Crook, Andrew Lintott, Elizabeth Rawson --
v. 10. The Augustan Empire, 43 B.C.- A.D. 69 / edited by Alan K. Bowman, Edward Champlin, Andrew Lintott --
v. 11. The high Empire, A.D. 70-192 / edited by Alan K. Bowman, Peter Garnsey, Dominic Rathbone --
v. 12. The crisis of empire, A.D. 193-337 / edited by Alan K. Bowman, Averil Cameron, Peter Garnsey --
v. 13. The late empire, A.D. 337-425 / edited by Averil Cameron, Peter Garnsey --
v. 14. Late antiquity : empire and successors, A.D. 425-600 / edited by Averil Cameron, Bryan Ward-Perkins, Michael Whitby --
Unnumbered volume. Plates to volumes 7.2 and 8.
Series Title: Cambridge ancient history.
Other Titles: Ancient history
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