The Cambridge companion to the Aegean Bronze Age (Book, 2008) [WorldCat.org]
skip to content
New WorldCat.org coming soon
The Cambridge companion to the Aegean Bronze Age
Checking...

The Cambridge companion to the Aegean Bronze Age

Author: Cynthia W Shelmerdine
Publisher: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2008
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:

This Companion covers the history and the material culture of Crete, Greece and the Aegean Islands from c. 3000-1100 BCE, as well as topics such as trade, religions, and economic administration.  Read more...

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Textbooks
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Cynthia W Shelmerdine
ISBN: 9780521814447 0521814448 9780521891271 0521891272
OCLC Number: 474728271
Notes: Background, sources, and methods / Cynthia W. Shelmerdine. The Early Bronze Age in Greece / Daniel Pullen. The Early Bronze Age in the Cyclades / Cyprian Broodbank. Early prepalatial Crete / David Wilson. Formation of the palaces / Sturt W. Manning. The material culture / Carl Knappett. The material culture of neopalatial Crete / John G. Younger and Paul Rehak. Minoan culture: religion, burial customs, and administration / John G. Younger and Paul Rehak. Minoan Crete and the Aegean Islands / Jack L. Davis. Minoan trade / Philip P. Betancourt. Early Mycenaean Greece / James Clinton Wright. Mycenaean art and architecture / Janice L. Crowley. Mycenaean states / Cynthia W. Shelmerdine. Economy and administration / Cynthia W. Shelmerdine and John Bennet. Late Minoan II to IIIB Crete / Laura Preston. Burial customs and religion / William Cavanagh and Thomas G. Palaima. Death and the Mycenaeans / William Cavanagh. Mycenaean religion / Thomas G. Palaima. Mycenaean Greece, the Aegean and beyond / Christopher Mee. Decline, destruction, aftermath / Sigrid Deger-Jalkotzy
Description: xxxvi, 452 s., [63] s. of plates : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Contents: Background, sources, and methods / Cynthia W. Shelmerdine --
The Early Bronze Age in Greece / Daniel Pullen --
The Early Bronze Age in the Cyclades / Cyprian Broodbank --
Early prepalatial Crete / David Wilson --
Formation of the palaces / Sturt W. Manning --
The material culture / Carl Knappett --
The material culture of neopalatial Crete / John G. Younger and Paul Rehak --
Minoan culture: religion, burial customs, and administration / John G. Younger and Paul Rehak --
Minoan Crete and the Aegean Islands / Jack L. Davis --
Minoan trade / Philip P. Betancourt --
Early Mycenaean Greece / James Clinton Wright --
Mycenaean art and architecture / Janice L. Crowley --
Mycenaean states / Cynthia W. Shelmerdine --
Economy and administration / Cynthia W. Shelmerdine and John Bennet --
Late Minoan II to IIIB Crete / Laura Preston --
Burial customs and religion / William Cavanagh and Thomas G. Palaima --
Death and the Mycenaeans / William Cavanagh --
Mycenaean religion / Thomas G. Palaima --
Mycenaean Greece, the Aegean and beyond / Christopher Mee --
Decline, destruction, aftermath / Sigrid Deger-Jalkotzy.
Other Titles: Aegean Bronze Age
Responsibility: edited by Cynthia W. Shelmerdine
More information:

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

'This book, written by well-known experts who are good at explaining, is almost as up-to-date as any such book can be and will meet most needs, while suggesting where to read further.' The Read more...

 
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.