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Sources for Ancient Mediterranean civilizations : texts, maps and images / Ralph W. Mathisen.

Author:
Mathisen, Ralph W., 1947- [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • New York : Oxford University Press, [2017]
  • ©2017
Description:
xxi, 578 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Summary note:
"This sourcebook would serve as a companion volume to R.W. Mathisen, Ancient Mediterranean Civilizations : From Prehistory to 640 CE, 2nd edition ... ; it will provide ancillary materials--121 primary sources, 15 maps, and 111 illustrations, all in 505 pages--that will expand upon the material in the textbook"--Provided by publisher.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references.
Contents:
Civilization before civilization (2,000,000-3000 BCE) -- Mesopotamia and the Bronze Age (6000-1200 BCE) -- Egypt and the Bronze Age (5000-1200 BCE) -- Coastal civilizations of the eastern Mediterranean (2500-800 BCE) -- Iron Age empires (850-500 BCE) -- Greece in the Dark and archaic ages (1100-500 BCE) -- Sparta, Athens, and the classical age (500-387 BCE) -- Alexander the Great and the Hellenistic age (387-31 BCE) -- Civilization beyond the Near East, Greece, and Rome (2300-31 BCE) -- The rise of Rome and the Roman Republic (753-120 BCE) -- Crisis, recovery, and the creation of the Principate (150-21 BCE) -- The Roman peace (27 BCE-192 CE) -- Crisis, recovery, and the creation of the late Roman Empire (192-337) -- The Christian empire and the late Roman world (337-476) -- The end of antiquity (476-640).
Subject(s):
Form/​Genre:
  • History.
  • Sources.
ISBN:
  • 9780190280918 ((acid-free paper))
  • 0190280913 ((acid-free paper))
LCCN:
2016018155
OCLC:
948748591
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