First Civilizations: The Archaeology of Their Origins

First Civilizations: The Archaeology of Their Origins

by Glyn Edmund Daniel
     
 
First published in 1968, Daniel's analysis of the archaeological evidence for the world's earliest civilisations has now been reprinted. Based on a series of lectures, Daniel discusses the history of excavation in the Near East and Egypt before discussing the evidence for the Sumerians, Egypt, China and the Americas in turn. This is a well-presented and accessible

Overview

First published in 1968, Daniel's analysis of the archaeological evidence for the world's earliest civilisations has now been reprinted. Based on a series of lectures, Daniel discusses the history of excavation in the Near East and Egypt before discussing the evidence for the Sumerians, Egypt, China and the Americas in turn. This is a well-presented and accessible study with notes confined to the back.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781842125007
Publisher:
Phoenix Press, WC2
Publication date:
05/28/2004
Series:
Phoenix Press Series
Pages:
208
Product dimensions:
5.62(w) x 8.44(h) x 0.73(d)

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