By D. T. Potts

ISBN-10: 1405189886

ISBN-13: 9781405189880

A entire and authoritative evaluate of historic fabric tradition from the past due Pleistocene to past due Antiquity

  • Features up to date surveys and the newest info from significant new excavations resembling Qatna (Syria), Göbekli Tepe (Turkey)
  • Includes a various diversity of views by way of senior, mid-career and junior students in Europe, united states, Britain, Australia, and the center East for a very overseas group
  • Includes significant stories of the origins of agriculture, animal domestication, and archaeological landscapes
  • Includes chapters facing classes after the arrival of Alexander the good, together with reports of the Seleucid, Arsacid, Sasanian, Roman and Byzantine empires within the close to East, in addition to early Christianity in either the Levant and Mesopotamia
  • Fills a spot in literature of the traditional close to East, facing subject matters frequently ignored, together with moral and felony concerns in antiquities markets and overseas scholarship

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