The Ancient World: A Social and Cultural History (Paperback)D. Brendan Nagle (author)
- Not available
Analyzes the ancient Mediterranean and Middle East in social and cultural contexts
Ancient World, The: A Social and Cultural History, 8/e,presents a comprehensive analysis of the cultures and societies of the ancient Mediterranean world from prehistoric times to the rise of Islam. It offers a multi-perspective and integrated chronicle of the history of the ancient world, from Sumer to the fall of Rome.
This title challenges purely narrative accounts of the ancient past, offering in-depth analysis of such key events and institutions as: the origins of agriculture and the rise of urban civilization in the Middle East; household and gender roles in the Middle East, Greece, and Rome; slavery throughout the Mediterranean; and how the Romans built, maintained, and lost their empire.
Publisher: Pearson Education (US)
Number of pages: 336
Weight: 621 g
Dimensions: 276 x 216 x 20 mm
Edition: 8th edition
"The review questions at the end each chapter make for an excellent test review guide."
-Jerry Sheppard, Mount Olive College
You may also be interested in...
Please sign in to write a review