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Civilization of the ancient Mediterranean

Greece and Rome

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Published by Scribner"s in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Civilization, Classical.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies and index.

    Statementedited by Michael Grant and Rachel Kitzinger. Vol.3.
    ContributionsGrant, Michael, 1914-, Kitzinger, Rachel, 1948-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDE59
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv,1301-1980 p. :
    Number of Pages1980
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17362898M
    ISBN 10068418866X

    This book provides a concise overview of the history of the Mediterranean world, from Paleolithic times through the rise of Islam in the seventh century A.D. It traces the origins of the civilizations around the Mediterranean--including ancient Mesopotamia, Egypt, Israel, Greece, and Rome- . Long sources of mystery, imagination, and inspiration, the myths and history of the ancient Mediterranean have given rise to artistic, religious, cultural, and intellectual traditions that span the introduction that one of the main differences between a modern book on ancient history and older Egypt, Greece, And Rome: Civilizations Of.

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    An archaeologist and ancient historian by training, Dr. Cline’s primary fields of study are biblical archaeology, the military history of the Mediterranean world from antiquity to present, and the international connections between Greece, Egypt, and the Author: James Wiener. eventfr.com's Ancient Civilizations of the World/The Rise of Civilization in the Middle East, Africa, and the Mediterranean. From Wikibooks, open books for an open world The first mature civilizations of the ancient world, Mesopotamia and Egypt, arose in the Tigris-Euphrates and Nile valleys, respectively. Both were dependent on neighboring.


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