Civilization Before Greece and Rome

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This wide-ranging work examines the more notable achievements of the pre-classical peoples of the world. Drawing on archeological discoveries in Egypt, Mesopotamia, Crete, Syria, Anatolia, Iran and the Indus Valley, the author shows how much the infrastructure of late Greco-Roman and subsequent European civilizations owes to the peoples of the Near and Middle East. The text highlights the mastery of materials these people achieved, from the vast works of stone created by the Egyptians to the development of technology in ...

Civilization Before Greece and Rome 1991, Yale University Press, New Haven, CT

ISBN-13: 9780300050318

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Civilization Before Greece and Rome 1989, Yale University Press, New Haven, CT

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Civilization Before Greece and Rome 1989, Batsford Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780713452778

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