Ancient Near Eastern History and Culture

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Pearson/Longman, 2009 - History - 405 pages
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This general introduction to the history and culture of the Ancient Near East, including Egypt, offers the right amount of detail for the course without being encyclopedic.


Organized by the periods, kingdoms, and empires generally used in Near Eastern political history, the book interlaces social and cultural history with the political narrative. This combination allows readers to get a rounded introduction to the subject of Ancient Near Eastern history.


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User Review  - Matthew Crowe - Goodreads

Stiebing's text is a great introduction to the Ancient Near East. Each chapter is packed with details and consistently gives a balanced overview of each culture and era. Stiebing provides numerous ... Read full review

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