Book Details

Author  Frederick G. Naerebout
Publisher  Wiley-Blackwell
Publication Date   January 28, 2014
ISBN  1444351397
Pages  464

Buy this book


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 in its turn presented as part of a larger whole
  • Covers the entire ancient Mediterranean world from pre-history through to the rise of Islam in the seventh century A.D.
  • Features a diverse collection of images, maps, diagrams, tables, and a chronological chart to aid comprehension
  • English translation of a well-known Dutch book, De oudheid, now in its third edition

Customer Reviews