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The Cambridge Ancient History : CAMBRIDGE ANCIENT HISTORY 3RD EDITION - John Boardman

The Cambridge Ancient History

CAMBRIDGE ANCIENT HISTORY 3RD EDITION

By: John Boardman (Editor), I.E.S. Edwards (Editor), E. Sollberger (Editor), N. G. L. Hammond (Editor)

Hardcover Published: 16th January 1992
ISBN: 9780521227179
Number Of Pages: 962

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During this period the dominant powers in the East were Assyria and then Babylonia. Each established an extensive empire that was based on Mesopotamia, and each in turn fell largely through internal strife.

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Assyria and Babylonia
Babylonia in the shadow of Assyria (747G++626 BC)
Assyria: Tiglath-Pileser III to Sargon II (744G++705 BC)
Assyria: Sennacherib and Esarhaddon (704G++669 BC)
Assyria (668G++635 BC): the reign of Ashurbanipal
The fall of Assyria (635G++609 BC)
Assyrian civilisation
Babylonia (605G++539 BC)
Neo-Babylonian society and economy
Babylonian mathematics, astrology and astronomy
First-millennium Babylonian literature
The Eastern Mediterranean and the Black Sea
Israel and Judah from the coming of Assyrian domination until the fall of Samaria, and the struggle for independence in Judah (c.750G++700 BC)
Judah until the fall of Jerusalem (c.700G++586 BC)
The Babylonian exile and the restoration of the Jews in Palestine (586G++c.500 BC)
Phoenicia and Phoenician colonisation
The Scythians
Thrace before the Persian entry into Europe
The native kingdoms of Anatolia
Anatolian languages
Egypt: the Twenty-fifth and Twenty-sixth dynasties
Chronological tables
Bibliography
Index
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ISBN: 9780521227179
ISBN-10: 0521227178
Series: CAMBRIDGE ANCIENT HISTORY 3RD EDITION : Book 3
Audience: General
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 962
Published: 16th January 1992
Publisher: CAMBRIDGE UNIV PR
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 24.13 x 16.51  x 6.35
Weight (kg): 1.43
Edition Number: 2
Edition Type: Revised

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