The Ancient Near East, C. BC, Volume 2. Front Cover. Amélie Kuhrt. Routledge, – Middle East – pages. THE ANCIENT WORLD. AMELIE KUHRT: The ancient Near East c. B.C. (Routledge History of the Ancient World.) 2 vols. xxviii,. pp.; xix, pp. The Ancient Near East has 94 ratings and 5 reviews. MJ said: Apologies for the somewhat messy and scattered review (it’s been a long week and I finished.
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The Ancient Near East: c. 3000-330 BC
The Ancient Near East: The Ancient Near East embraces a vast geographical area, from the borders of Iran and Afghanistan in the east to the Levant and Anatolia, and from the Black Sea in the north to Egypt in the south. It was a region of enormous cultural, political and linguistic eadt. In this authoritative new study, Amelie Kuhrt examines its history from the earliest written documents to The Ancient Near East embraces a vast geographical area, from the borders of Iran and Afghanistan in the east to the Levant and Anatolia, and from the Black Sea in the north to Egypt in the south.
In this authoritative new study, Amelie Kuhrt examines its history from the earliest written documents to the conquest of Alexander the Great, c.
This work kuhrtt many of the misapprehensions which have surrounded the study of the region. It provides a lucid, up-to-date narrative which takes into account the latest archaeological and textual discoveries and deals with the complex problems of interpretation and methodology. The Ancient Near East is an essential text for all students of history of this region and a valuable introduction for students and scholars working in related subjects.
Paperbackpages. Published June 23rd by Routledge first published January 1st Routledge History of the Ancient World.
The Ancient Near East : c.3000-330 BC (2 volumes)
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This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Sep 22, MJ Huot rated it it was amazing Recommends it for: Recommended to MJ by: Apologies for the somewhat messy and scattered review it’s been a long ancientt and I finished this 2 volume set a while ago, just never got to marking it as finished: While this book can be considered to be a bit “outdated”, it is hands kugrt the kuhr academic source for delving into the broad and underrated topic of the Ancient Near East.
It’s basically impossible to find a text that strives to cover everything under the large term of Ancient Near East. There’s one, slightly more recent text The copious amounts of references, dates, names, etc.
You definitely don’t find this kind ameliie detail in the sparse modern works on the Ancient Near East Another aspect of Kuhrt’s work that is rarely found anywhere else and is essential to the understanding of the topics is the author’s willingness to delve into the problems of evidence, history, past archaeological digs, etc.
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I would insist this be required reading for anyone interested in Classical Studies. No, it isn’t your typical Greco-Roman topics that Classics seems to solely focus on nowadays Nov 02, Kim Berkey rated it really liked it.
Kuhrt is thorough, well-researched, and very accessible. The best work of its kind I’ve yet come across. Very useful, as well, for its references. Mar 16, Jim Dunn rated it really liked it.
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