The Aegean Bronze Age / Edition 1

The Aegean Bronze Age / Edition 1

by Oliver Dickinson
     
 

ISBN-10: 0521456649

ISBN-13: 9780521456647

Pub. Date: 05/28/1994

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Oliver Dickinson has written a scholarly, accessible and up-to-date introduction to the prehistoric civilizations of Greece. The Aegean Bronze Age saw the rise and fall of the Minoan and Mycenaean civilizations. The cultural history of the region emerges through a series of thematic chapters that treat settlement, economy, crafts, exchange and foreign contact, and

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Oliver Dickinson has written a scholarly, accessible and up-to-date introduction to the prehistoric civilizations of Greece. The Aegean Bronze Age saw the rise and fall of the Minoan and Mycenaean civilizations. The cultural history of the region emerges through a series of thematic chapters that treat settlement, economy, crafts, exchange and foreign contact, and religion and burial customs. Students and teachers will welcome this book, but it will also provide the ideal companion for amateur archaeologists visiting the Aegean.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521456647
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
05/28/1994
Series:
Cambridge World Archaeology Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
364
Sales rank:
1,332,594
Product dimensions:
6.85(w) x 9.72(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction; 1. Terminology and chronology; 2. The natural environment and resources; 3. The first human populations; 4. Settlement and economy; 5. Arts and crafts; 6. Burial customs; 7. Trade, exchange, and overseas contact; 8. Religion; 9. Conclusions.

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