Ancient Civilizations (Hardback)
  • Ancient Civilizations (Hardback)
zoom

Ancient Civilizations (Hardback)

(author)
£160.00
Hardback Published: 30/06/2017
  • Not available

This product is currently unavailable

This product is currently unavailable.

  • This item has been added to your basket
Ancient Civilizations offers a comprehensive and straightforward account of the worlds first civilizations and how they were discovered, drawing on many avenues of inquiry including archaeological excavations, surveys, laboratory work, highly specialized scientific investigations, and both historical and ethnohistorical records. This book covers the earliest civilizations and the great powers in the Near East, moving on to the first Aegean civilizations, the Mediterranean world in the first millennium, Imperial Rome, northeast Africa, the divine kings in southeast Asia, and empires in East Asia, as well as early states in the Americas and Andean civilization. Ancient Civilizations includes a number of features to support student learning: a wealth of images, including several new illustrations; feature boxes which expand on key sites, finds and written sources; and an extensive guide to further reading. With new perceptions of the origin and collapse of states, including a review of the issue of sustainability, this fourth edition has been extensively updated in the light of spectacular new discoveries and the latest theoretical advances. Examining the worlds pre-industrial civilizations from a multidisciplinary perspective and offering a comparative analysis of the field which explores the connections between all civilizations around the world, Scarre and Fagan, both established authorities on world prehistory, provide a valuable introduction to pre-industrial civilizations in all their brilliant diversity.

Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
ISBN: 9781138410947
Weight: 1150 g
Dimensions: 254 x 178 mm
Edition: 4th New edition

You may also be interested in...

Bronze Age Greek Warrior 1600-1100 BC
Added to basket
An Archaeological Map of Hadrian's Wall
Added to basket
£9.99
Sheet map, folded
Roman Roads in Britain
Added to basket
Roman York
Added to basket
£17.99
Paperback
The Decipherment of Linear B
Added to basket
The Bull of Minos
Added to basket
The Roman Republic
Added to basket
The Romans on the Bay of Naples
Added to basket
The Parthenon
Added to basket
Art and Myth in Ancient Greece
Added to basket
The Complete Pompeii
Added to basket
Classical Archaeology
Added to basket
The Fall of Rome
Added to basket

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.