World History

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  • Author : Philip Parker
  • Publisher : Dorling Kindersley Ltd
  • Pages : 418 pages
  • ISBN : 0241325404
  • Rating : 4/5 from 1 reviews
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World History

World History
  • Author : Philip Parker
  • Publisher : Dorling Kindersley Ltd
  • Release : 28 September 2017
GET THIS BOOK World History

A truly global view of history covering over 350 of the world's most important turning points. Presented in a beautiful slipcase, this is an essential gift for every history buff. World History is the most accessible guide to the history of human civilisation, covering the Neanderthals, the Assyrian Empire, Chinese dynasties, Vikings, World War I, apartheid, the rise of ISIS, and everything in-between. This remarkable book offers the most up-to-date coverage of global history, up to and including the Arab Spring,

Delphi

Delphi
  • Author : Michael Scott
  • Publisher : Princeton University Press
  • Release : 20 October 2015
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Annotation This work engages with the complex archaeological development of the religious sanctuaries of Delphi and Olympia. It investigates the physical remains of both sanctuaries to show how different visitors interacted with the sacred spaces of Delphi and Olympia in an important variety of ways during the archaic and classical periods.

An Introduction to the Ancient World

An Introduction to the Ancient World
  • Author : Lukas de Blois,R. J. van der Spek
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release : 26 November 1997
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This lavishly illustrated introductory history covers 3,000 years of the ancient Near East, Greece and Rome within the framework of a short narrative history of events. Focusing mainly on the social, political and cultural processes which have influenced later western civilizations,An Introduction to the Ancient Worldconsiders subjects such as the religions of the ancient Near East, Athenian democracy, the interaction of cultures in the Hellenistic world, the political and administrative system of the Roman republic and empire, gender problems and

Cities That Shaped the Ancient World

Cities That Shaped the Ancient World
  • Author : John Julius Norwich
  • Publisher : National Geographic Books
  • Release : 11 November 2014
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An illuminating and evocatively illustrated tour of forty of the greatest cities that shaped the ancient world and its civilizations, from China and Mesoamerica to Europe and Ethiopia Today we take living in cities, with all their attractions and annoyances, for granted. But when did humans first come together to live in large groups, creating an urban landscape? What were these places like to inhabit? More than simply a history of ancient cities, this volume also reveals the art and

A History of the Ancient Near East ca 3000 323 BC

A History of the Ancient Near East  ca  3000 323 BC
  • Author : Marc Van De Mieroop
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 03 August 2015
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Incorporating the latest scholarly research, the third edition of A History of the Ancient Near East ca. 3000–323 BC presents a comprehensive overview of the multicultural civilizations of the ancient Near East. Integrates the most up-to-date research, and includes a richer selection of supplementary materials Addresses the wide variety of political, social, and cultural developments in the ancient Near East Updated features include new “Key Debate” boxes at the end of each chapter to engage students with various perspectives on a

Truth and History in the Ancient World

Truth and History in the Ancient World
  • Author : Lisa Hau,Ian Ruffell
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 03 November 2016
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This collection of essays investigates histories in the ancient world and the extent to which the producers and consumers of those histories believed them to be true. Ancient Greek historiographers repeatedly stressed the importance of truth to history; yet they also purported to believe in myth, distorted facts for nationalistic or moralizing purposes, and omitted events that modern audiences might consider crucial to a truthful account of the past. Truth and History in the Ancient World explores a pluralistic concept

The Book of the Ancient World

The Book of the Ancient World
  • Author : Dorothy Mills
  • Publisher : Sophia Perennis
  • Release : 01 December 2007
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The Book of the Ancient World is an account of our common heritage from the dawn of civilization to the coming of the Greeks. It is the story of how human beings began their great adventure of learning how to live; of how they have sought to satisfy the practical needs of their bodies, the questioning of their minds, and the searching of their spirits. To this end it subordinates details of political events to the record of things that

Janson s History of Art The ancient world

Janson s History of Art  The ancient world
  • Author : Penelope J. E. Davies,Walter B. Denny,Frima Fox Hofrichter
  • Publisher : Pearson College Division
  • Release : 26 November 2022
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A Companion to Women in the Ancient World

A Companion to Women in the Ancient World
  • Author : Sharon L. James,Sheila Dillon
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 15 June 2015
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Selected by Choice as a 2012 Outstanding Academic Title Awarded a 2012 PROSE Honorable Mention as a Single Volume Reference/Humanities & Social Sciences A Companion to Women in the Ancient World presents an interdisciplinary, methodologically-based collection of newly-commissioned essays from prominent scholars on the study of women in the ancient world. The first interdisciplinary, methodologically-based collection of readings to address the study of women in the ancient world Explores a broad range of topics relating to women in antiquity, including: Mother-Goddess Theory;

Birds in the Ancient World

Birds in the Ancient World
  • Author : Jeremy Mynott
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 26 November 2022
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Birds played an important role in the ancient world: as indicators of time, weather, and seasons; as a resource for hunting, medicine, and farming; as pets and entertainment; as omens and messengers of the gods. Jeremy Mynott explores the similarities and surprising differences between ancient perceptions of the natural world and our own.

Historical and Religious Memory in the Ancient World

Historical and Religious Memory in the Ancient World
  • Author : Beate Dignas,R. R. R. Smith
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 15 March 2012
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Historical and Religious Memory in the Ancient World examines how religious and historical memory was fashioned, distorted, preserved, or erased in ancient societies - and what wide-ranging effects these actions had on the historical process. The volume is interested in how memory intersects with and shapes religious traditions and cultural identities. Its twelve case studies explore different aspects of the memory layers that make up ancient history (social, religious, cultural), and looks at how these layers are represented and refracted