Aspects of Empire in Achaemenid Sardis

Aspects of Empire in Achaemenid Sardis

by Elspeth R. M. Dusinberre
     
 

A revolutionary take on the Achaemenid Persian Empire and empire studies in general.See more details below

Overview

A revolutionary take on the Achaemenid Persian Empire and empire studies in general.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521810715
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
06/01/2003
Pages:
342
Product dimensions:
7.44(w) x 9.69(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

List of figures; Preface; List of abbreviations; 1. Sardis in the Achaemenid empire; 2. Textual sources and the effects of empire; 3. The urban structure of Achaemenid Sardis: monuments and meaning; 4. The urban structure of Achaemenid Sardis: sculpture and society; 5. Inscriptions: Sardians in their own words; 6. Mortuary evidence: dead and living societies; 7. Personal signifiers: Sealstones; 8. Achaemenid bowls: ceramic assemblages and the non-elite; 9. Conclusion: Imperialism and Achaemenid Sardis; Appendices; References; Index.

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