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The Legacy of Mesopotamia

The Legacy of Mesopotamia

by Stephanie Dalley, David Pingree, A. T. Reyes
     
 

ISBN-10: 0199291586

ISBN-13: 9780199291588

Pub. Date: 01/06/2006

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

This collection explores the spread of culture through literacy from Mesopotamia into Egypt, Palestine and Greece after a system of writing was developed. By gathering evidence from a vast range of material and literary sources from 3000 BC onwards, threads of influence and continuity are traced into the Middle Ages. The effect of recent rediscovery on European art

Overview

This collection explores the spread of culture through literacy from Mesopotamia into Egypt, Palestine and Greece after a system of writing was developed. By gathering evidence from a vast range of material and literary sources from 3000 BC onwards, threads of influence and continuity are traced into the Middle Ages. The effect of recent rediscovery on European art is also explored.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780199291588
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
01/06/2006
Series:
Legacy Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
246
Product dimensions:
10.50(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.60(d)

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