The ancient world.

Author
Caldwell, Wallace Everett, 1890-1961 [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
New York, Rinehart [1949]
Description
xvii,589 p. illus.,maps. 22 cm.

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Subject(s)
Series
  • The Civilization of the western world ; vol.1.
  • The Civilization of the western world ; vol.1
Bibliographic references
Bibliography: p.544-563.
Contents
  • Preliterary history
  • The early Orient
  • Egypt under the Old and Middle Kingdoms
  • The Orient during the second millennium B.C.
  • The conflict of empires (1500-500 B.C.)
  • The rise of the Hellenes
  • Economic and political evolution
  • The city-states
  • The cultural renaissance
  • The Persian wars
  • The greatness and fall of Athens (479-404 B.C.)
  • Athens in the days of her glory
  • Athenian culture
  • The fourth century (404-338 B.C.)
  • The Hellenistic age
  • Hellenistic civilization
  • The rise of Rome
  • The early republic
  • The Roman revolution (133-31 B.C.)
  • Roman life during the revolution
  • The age of Augustus (31 B.C.-14 A.D.)
  • The great age of the Roman empire (14-180 A.D.)
  • The institutions of the early empire
  • The last century of the Roman empire (180-305 A.D.).
LCCN
^^^49008786^
OCLC
812196
RCP
H - O
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