A History of the Ancient Near East, ca. 3000-323...

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Author  Marc Van De Mieroop
Publisher  Wiley-Blackwell
Publication Date   August 3, 2015
ISBN  111871816X
Pages  424

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Incorporating the latest scholarly research, the third edition ofA History of the Ancient Near East ca. 3000–323 BCpresents a comprehensive overview of the multiculturalcivilizations of the ancient Near East.

  • Integrates the most up-to-date research, and includes a richerselection of supplementary materials
  • Addresses the wide variety of political, social, and culturaldevelopments in the ancient Near East
  • Updated features include new “Key Debate” boxes atthe end of each chapter to engage students with variousperspectives on a range of critical issues; a comprehensivetimeline of events; and 46 new illustrations, including 12 colorphotos
  • Features a new chapter addressing governance and continuity inthe region during the Persian Empire
  • Offers in-depth, accessible discussions of key texts andsources, including the Bible and the Epic of Gilgamesh

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