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The ancient East
D. G. Hogarth
|Statement||by D.G. Hogarth|
|Series||Home university library of modern knowledge -- no. 92, Home university library of modern knowledge -- no. 92.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vii, 256 p.|
|Number of Pages||256|
The conference in Manchester in which this book came out of was organised to raise the profile of the study of mortuary remains in the Ancient Near East. Thirty papers from the conference are published here, covering a wide variety of regions and periods, from Epipalaeolithic to modern. Many different aspects are examined: physical anthropology, burial . A Companion to the Ancient Near East offers students and general readers a comprehensive overview of Near Eastern civilization from the Bronze Age to the conquests of Alexander the Great. Covers the civilizations of the Sumerians, Hittites, Babylonians, Assyrians, Israelites and Persians Places particular emphasis on social and cultural history Covers the legacy of the Ancient Near East 4/5(1).
Get this from a library! Dictionary of the ancient Near East. [Piotr Bienkowski; A R Millard;] -- "From Achaemenids to Ziwiye and administration to ziggurat, the British Museum Dictionary of the Ancient Near East is a mine of information on the ancient Near Eastern world. It is the only. The book is richly illustrated with c. full-color photographs, maps, and time charts that guide readers through the chronology and geography of this part of the ancient Near East. 4. Anthony A. Barrett, : Erika Harlitz-Kern.
With more than reading selections and photographs of ancient art, architecture, and artifacts, this volume provides a stimulating introduction to some of the most significant and widely studied texts of the ancient Near East, including the Epic of Gilgamesh, the Creation Epic (Enuma elish), the Code of Hammurabi, and the Baal Cycle. Terminology. The Law of Moses or Torah of Moses (Hebrew: תֹּורַת מֹשֶׁה, Torat Moshe, Septuagint Ancient Greek: νόμος Μωυσῆ, nómos Mōusē, or in some translations the "Teachings of Moses") is a biblical term first found in the Book of Joshua , where Joshua writes the Hebrew words of "Torat Moshe תֹּורַת מֹשֶׁה" on an altar of stones at Mount Ebal.
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An overview of the Ancient East from the 2nd millennium B.C., a geographical spread which Hogarth limits to five regions: Asia Minor in the east, Armenia and Mesopotamia in the west as far as the mid-point of Iran, Syria in the centre, and Arabia in the south, from which many Semitic tribes migrated but little recorded history exists/5.
The Ancient East Hardcover – by D. Hogarth (Author) out of 5 stars 3 ratings. See all 46 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Kindle "Please retry" $ — 2/5(3). Most focus on Mesopotamia and give little or no attention to other parts of the Ancient Near East.
Dunstan however covers Mesopotamia, Egypt, Asia Minor, the Levant and the Ancient Hebrews. Thus this one introductory book does the work of four by: 2. Books Advanced Search New Releases Best Sellers & More Children's Books The ancient East book Textbook Rentals Sell Us Your Books Best Books of the Month of over 6, results for Books: History: Middle East: Ancient.
Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Hogarth, D.G. (David George), Ancient East. New York, Greenwood Press . New Light on the Most Ancient East. This book offers a detailed survey on major archeological discoveries in the Near & Middle East.
This classic account focuses on the findings in three great centers of ancient civilization: Egypt, Sumer & the Indus valley.3/5(7). Books shelved as ancient-near-east: The Epic of Gilgamesh by Anonymous, Myths from Mesopotamia: Creation, the Flood, Gilgamesh, and Others by Anonymous.
Book Review of A History of the Ancient Near East (BC) - Books like this excite me from page one because I just know it’s going to ignite a plethora of ideas for my own writing. Van de Mieroop does not disappoint. The last section of the book is actually the largest section and it touches on the psychological process of the people of the ancient New East.
It proves that they had the capability of understanding other people and were not just stuck in their own worlds. Three brief discussions, on ancient Near Eastern scribalism, covenants, and concepts of deity, illustrate how acquiring a deeper historical understanding is the first step in seeing how the Hebrew Bible is both similar to and distinct from other documents from the ancient Near East.
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A Companion to the Ancient Near East offers students and general readers a comprehensive overview of Near Eastern civilization from the Bronze Age to the conquests of Alexander the Great. Covers the civilizations of the Sumerians, Hittites, Babylonians, Assyrians, Israelites and Persians.
The only book available that covers this subject, Warfare in the Ancient Near East is a groundbreaking and fascinating study of ancient near Eastern military history from the Neolithic era to the middle Bronze g on an extensive range of textual, artistic and archaeological data, William J. Hamblin synthesizes current knowledge and offers a detailed 5/5(2).
Ancient Near Eastern Texts Relating to the Old Testament edited by James B. Pritchard (1st ed.2nd ed, 3rd ed. ) is an anthology of important historical, legal, mythological, liturgical, and secular texts from the ancient Near East.
In spite of the name, the included texts have broad coverage and do not necessarily relate to the Old Testament.
the region of the ancient east and its main divisions 2. asiatic empire of egypt. temp. amenhetep iii 3. hatti empire at its greatest extent. early 13th century b.c. assyrian empire at its greatest extent.
early years of ashurbanipal 5. persian empire (west) at its greatest extent. temp. darius hystaspis 6. hellenism in asia. about b. He travelled in Greece and western Asia, and published a variety of works on the history of these regions; he even cultivated an interest in Chinese antiquities.
His book, The Ancient History of the Near East was first published in and he passed away in Cited by: Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Hogarth, D.G.
(David George), Ancient East. New York, H. Holt  (OCoLC) COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle.
Gods and spacemen in the ancient East Paperback – January 1, by W. Raymond Drake (Author)Cited by: 1. Civilizations of the Ancient Near East (2 Volumes) Civilizations of the Ancient Near East brings together for the first time in one accessible resource scholarship that was previously scattered in hundreds of monographs and journal articles/5.
Gods and Spacemen in the Ancient East book. Read 6 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Was there once a civilization on Earth that ma /5.The phrase "ancient Near East" denotes the 19th-century distinction between Near East and Far East as global regions of interest to the British distinction began during the Crimean last major exclusive partition of the east between these two terms was current in diplomacy in the late 19th century, with the Hamidian Massacres of the Armenians and .The term "The East" refers to Western Asia.
cf. Pref. Includes index. Description: vii, pages: maps ; 18 cm. Contents: The east in B.C. --The east in B.C. --The east in B.C. --The east in B.C. --The victory of the west --Epilogue. Series Title: Home university library of modern knowledge, no. Responsibility.