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The Penguin encyclopedia of classical civilizations

Author: Arthur Cotterell
Publisher: London, England ; New York, N.Y., USA : Viking, ©1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Goes beyond the misleading definition of "classical" civilization, which is traditionally reserved for Greco-Roman antiquity, and examines the five great civilizations which were at their height  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Encyclopedias
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Arthur Cotterell
ISBN: 0670826995 9780670826995
OCLC Number: 29636852
Description: xiv, 290 pages : illustrations, maps ; 26 cm
Contents: Hellenic civilization / J.T. Hooker --
The Hellenistic age / Frank W. Walbank --
The world of Rome / Andrew Drummond --
The empires of Persia / T. Cuyler Young, Jr. --
Imperial India / John Brockington --
The unification of China / Arthur Cotterell.
Responsibility: edited by Arthur Cotterell.

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