From the Tigris to the Tiber : An Introduction to Ancient History
This book should be of interest to undergraduate courses in ancient history.
- Paperback | 446 pages
- 147.32 x 226.06 x 15.24mm | 453.59g
- 01 Jan 1989
- Cengage Learning, Inc
- Wadsworth Publishing Co Inc
- Belmont, CA, United States
- 4th Revised edition
Table of contents
By way of introduction. Before history. The Riverine civilizations. From Amosis to Zoroaster: the ancient oriental empires. The beginning of a new tradition. To Olympus and back. One world, many worlds. Rome: the city state. The decline and fall of the Roman Republic. Rome: the early empire. The climax of ancient civilization. The road to autocracy. Bibliography. Index.