Ancient Civilizations A New Approach To The Ancient World
Using dynamic full-color mapping and authoritative texts, this richly-illustrated atlas truly brings the ancient world alive. All the societies from which we inherit the basis of our own way of life are covered. From the first stirrings of organized society in the Middle East, through the civilizations of the Egyptians, the Greeks, the Romans, the Zhou and Han in China and on to the collapse of the Aztec and Inca cultures in American. Dealing with the history, society, politics, warfare and culture of these ancient civilizations and written by leading experts in the field, this is a truly comprehensive guide to the ancient world.