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  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release : 30 June 2014
  • ISBN : 0199384452
  • Page : 535 pages
  • Rating : 4.5/5 from 103 voters

Ancient Mediterranean Civilizations Book Summary/Review:

Challenging the stereotypes and myths that typically characterize students' understanding of antiquity, Ancient Mediterranean Civilizations: From Prehistory to 640 CE, Second Edition, focuses on continuity and connections, along with cultural diffusion and cultural diversity, to show how history is a cumulative process and that numerous similar themes recur in different times and places. The text also explores sensitive issues and debates including attitudes toward race, ethnicity, and tolerance; gender issues and roles; slavery; social mobility; religion; political evolution; the nature of government; and imperialism. FEATURES New! Chapter 9: "Civilization beyond the Near East, Greece, and Rome (2300-31 BCE)" New! "Digging Antiquity": Illustrated features that discuss specific archaeological sites, many of which can still be visited today New!: "Looking Back": Chapter summaries, followed by "Looking Ahead" sections that preview the following chapters "History Laboratory": Concise observations on how historians use different methodologies to interpret historical evidence and to debunk pseudoscience "Historical Controversy": Reflections that explore conflicting modern interpretations of ancient phenomena "A Picture Is Worth a Thousand Words": Illustrations of distinctive material artifacts, accompanied by brief essays "Mysteries of History": Selections that address puzzling and intriguing aspects of the past "In Their Own Words": Extended quotations that exemplify each chapter's main themes Stunning Interior Design: More than 200 maps and illustrations, including an eight-page color portfolio An Image Bank containing more than 100 PowerPoint-based slides and approximately forty maps, available to adopters

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Ancient Mediterranean Civilizations

Ancient Mediterranean Civilizations
  • Author : Ralph W. Mathisen
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 2014-06-30
  • ISBN : 0199384452
GET THIS BOOKAncient Mediterranean Civilizations

Challenging the stereotypes and myths that typically characterize students' understanding of antiquity, Ancient Mediterranean Civilizations: From Prehistory to 640 CE, Second Edition, focuses on continuity and connections, along with cultural diffusion and cultural diversity, to show how history is a cumulative process and that numerous similar themes recur in different times and places. The text also explores sensitive issues and debates including attitudes toward race, ethnicity, and tolerance; gender issues and roles; slavery; social mobility; religion; political evolution; the nature of

Egypt, Greece, and Rome

Egypt, Greece, and Rome
  • Author : Charles Freeman
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2014-03
  • ISBN : 9780199651924
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Covering more than four thousand years of ancient history, from the early Egyptians to the dawn of Byzantium, an illustrated introduction to the Mediterranean's three major civilizations examines their links and traces their influence up to the present day. UP.

Ancient mediterranean civilizations

Ancient mediterranean civilizations
  • Author : Nermin Falaschi
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1984
  • ISBN : OCLC:951906103
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Impact of Natural Catastrophes on Ancient Mediterranean Civilizations

Impact of Natural Catastrophes on Ancient Mediterranean Civilizations
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2006
  • ISBN : OCLC:500456157
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Ancient Mediterranean Civilizations

Ancient Mediterranean Civilizations
  • Author : Captivating History
  • Publisher : Captivating History
  • Release Date : 2020-06-02
  • ISBN : 1647487838
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Five captivating manuscripts in one book: 1. Carthage 2. Minoans 3. The Phoenicians 4. The Mycenaeans 5. The Etruscans

Sources for Ancient Mediterranean Civilizations

Sources for Ancient Mediterranean Civilizations
  • Author : Ralph W. Mathisen
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 2016-09-15
  • ISBN : 0190280913
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"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.

Antiquity

Antiquity
  • Author : Frederick G. Naerebout,Henk W. Singor
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2014-01-09
  • ISBN : 9781118381809
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Antiquity: Greeks and Romans in Context provides a chronological introduction to the history of ancient Mediterranean civilizations within the larger context of its contemporary Eurasian world. Innovative approach organizes Greek and Roman history into a single chronology Combines the traditional historical story with subjects that are central to modern research into the ancient world including a range of social, cultural, and political topics Facilitates an understanding of the ancient Mediterranean world as a unity, just as the Mediterranean world is

The Motif of the Lion in Ancient Mediterranean Civilizations

The Motif of the Lion in Ancient Mediterranean Civilizations
  • Author : Sarah Lepinski
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1992
  • ISBN : OCLC:29917421
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The Wisdom of Thoth

The Wisdom of Thoth
  • Author : Grażyna Bąkowska-Czerner,Alessandro Roccati,Agata Świerzowska
  • Publisher : Archaeopress Publishing Ltd
  • Release Date : 2016-01-22
  • ISBN : 9781784912482
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This volume represents a selection of contributions on Mediterranean themes from a wider international interdisciplinary conference on Magical Texts in Ancient Civilizations, organised by the Centre for Comparative Studies of Civilizations at Jagiellonian University in Kraków in Poland between 27-28 June 2013

The Ancient Mediterranean World

The Ancient Mediterranean World
  • Author : Robin W. Winks,Susan P. Mattern-Parkes,Susan P. Mattern
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 2004
  • ISBN : 0195155637
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What is a city, and what forms did urbanization take in different times and places? How do peoples and nations define themselves and perceive foreigners? Questions like these serve as the framework for The Ancient Mediterranean World: From the Stone Age to A.D. 600. This book provides a concise overview of the history of the Mediterranean world, from Paleolithic times through the rise of Islam in the seventh century A.D. It traces the origins of the civilizations around the

Antiquity

Antiquity
  • Author : Frederick G. Naerebout,Henk W. Singor
  • Publisher : Wiley-Blackwell
  • Release Date : 2014-01-27
  • ISBN : 1118381823
GET THIS BOOKAntiquity

"Antiquity: Greeks and Romans in Context provides a chronological introduction to the history of ancient Mediterranean civilizations within the larger context of its contemporary Eurasian world. Innovative approach organizes Greek and Roman history into a single chronology Combines the traditional historical story with subjects that are central to modern research into the ancient world including a range of social, cultural, and political topics Facilitates an understanding of the ancient Mediterranean world as a unity, just as the Mediterranean world is

Studyguide for Ancient Mediterranean Civilizations

Studyguide for Ancient Mediterranean Civilizations
  • Author : Cram101 Textbook Reviews
  • Publisher : Cram101
  • Release Date : 2013-05
  • ISBN : 1478494379
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Never HIGHLIGHT a Book Again Includes all testable terms, concepts, persons, places, and events. Cram101 Just the FACTS101 studyguides gives all of the outlines, highlights, and quizzes for your textbook with optional online comprehensive practice tests. Only Cram101 is Textbook Specific. Accompanies: 9780872893795. This item is printed on demand.

Ancient mediterranean civilizations

Ancient mediterranean civilizations
  • Author : Nermin Falaschi
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1984
  • ISBN : LCCN:84245932
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Mediterranean Civilizations

Mediterranean Civilizations
  • Author : Jean-Pierre Adam
  • Publisher : Silver Burdett Press
  • Release Date : 1987
  • ISBN : PSU:000022876997
GET THIS BOOKMediterranean Civilizations

Describes the civilizations of the Mediterranean region from the Mycenae in 1400 B.C. to the collapse of the Byzantium empire in 1453. Focuses on the cultures of Ancient Greece and Rome.

Egypt, Greece and Rome: Civilizations of the Ancient Mediterranean

Egypt, Greece and Rome: Civilizations of the Ancient Mediterranean
  • Author : Charles Freeman
  • Publisher : OUP Oxford
  • Release Date : 2004-01-29
  • ISBN : 9780191500251
GET THIS BOOKEgypt, Greece and Rome: Civilizations of the Ancient Mediterranean

Egypt, Greece and Rome is regarded as one of the best general histories of the ancient world. It is written for the general reader and the student coming to the subject for the first time and provides a reliable and highly accessible point of entry to the period. The volume begins with the early civilizations of Sumer (modern Iraq) and continues through to the Islamic invasions and the birth of modern Europe after the collapse of the western Roman empire.