Egypt, Greece and Rome: Civilizations of the Ancient Mediterranean (Paperback)
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Short Description for Egypt, Greece and Rome This general history of the ancient world is written for the general reader and student coming to the subject for the first time and provides a reliable and accessible point of entry to the period. It begins with the early civilizations of Sumer and continues through to the birth of modern Europe.
- Published: 29 April 2004
- Format: Paperback 732 pages
- ISBN 13: 9780199263646 ISBN 10: 0199263647
- Sales rank: 289,416
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Egypt, Greece and Rome is regarded as one of the best general histories of the ancient world. It is written for the general reader and the student coming to the subject for the first time and provides a reliable and highly accessible point of entry to the period. The volume begins with the early civilizations of Sumer (modern Iraq) and continues through to the Islamic invasions and the birth of modern Europe after the collapse of the western Roman empire. The book ranges beyond political history to cover philosophy, art and literature. A wide range of maps, illustrations and photographs complements the text. The second edition incorporates new chapters on the ancient Mediterranean and the Ancient Near East, as well as extended coverage of Egypt.