Mountains And Lowlands

Author: Paul Collins
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781910807088
Size: 28.49 MB
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The story is told through the superlative Ancient Near Eastern collections in the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford, supplemented by images of photographs of archeological sites and of iconic pieces in other collections including the Louvre, Paris.

The Age Of Agade

Author: Benjamin R Foster
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317415515
Size: 58.95 MB
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Accessibly written by a specialist in the field, this book is an engaging examination of a critical era in the history of early Mesopotamia.

Art Of Mesopotamia

Author: Zainab Bahrani
Publisher: Thames & Hudson
ISBN: 9780500519172
Size: 16.77 MB
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This book is the first in ten years to present a comprehensive survey of art and architecture in Mesopotamia (modern Iraq, northeast Syria and southeast Turkey), from 8000 bce to the arrival of Islam in 636 bce.

Ancient Mesopotamia

Author: Susan Pollock
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521575683
Size: 13.48 MB
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Innovative study of the early state and urban societies in Mesopotamia, c. 5000 to 2100 BC.

Ur

Author: Harriet Crawford
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1472531698
Size: 61.45 MB
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The volume also describes the part played by Ur in the Gulf war and discusses the problems raised for archaeologists in the war's aftermath.

Xerxes

Author: Richard Stoneman
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300216041
Size: 56.46 MB
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This illuminating volume does not whitewash Xerxes’ failings but sets against them such triumphs as the architectural splendor of Persepolis and a consideration of Xerxes’ religious commitments.

Ancient Kanesh

Author: Mogens Trolle Larsen
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1107119561
Size: 49.25 MB
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This book presents a detailed description of the political, cultural, and economic world of ancient Kanesh (present-day Kültepe, Turkey), a vibrant Bronze Age Anatolian trade outpost and the earliest attested commercial society in world ...

The Archaeology Of Elam

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ISBN: 1107094690
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This book examines the formation and transformation of Elam's many identities through both archaeological and written evidence.

Assyrian Palace Sculptures

Author: Paul Collins
Publisher: British Museum Press
ISBN:
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This book serves as a superb visual introduction to what are undoubtedly some of the greatest works of art from the ancient world, showcasing a series of specially taken photographs of the British Museum's unrivalled collection of Assyrian ...