Ancient Near East & Cyprus

Archaeology and history from Early Man to the spread of Islam in the region that stretches from northern Turkey to southern Arabia and from the Levantine coast to Iran.

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  1. A Wayside Shrine in Northern Moab: Excavations in the Wadi ath-Thamad

    A Wayside Shrine in Northern Moab: Excavations in the Wadi ath-Thamad [Hardback]

    P. M. Michèle Daviau (Editor); Margreet L. Steiner (Editor)

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    ISBN: 9781785707087
    Published by : Oxbow Books
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    Major recent excavations have shed much light on the complexity of Iron Age society and religion in southern Palestine, a region where both Judeans and Edomites lived. However, it is not clear whether the religious practices attested at these... .... Learn More
  2. Ancient Ivory: Masterpieces of the Assyrian Empire

    Ancient Ivory: Masterpieces of the Assyrian Empire [Hardback]

    Georgina Herrmann (Author)

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    ISBN: 9780500051917
    Published by : Thames and Hudson
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    Ivory is a wonderful material: tactile, beautiful, workable into many different forms and the strongest in the animal kingdom. Unfortunately for the elephant, it has been highly prized from the Palaeolithic to the present day, in part by virtue of... .... Learn More
  3. Non-Verbal Predication in Ancient Egyptian

    Non-Verbal Predication in Ancient Egyptian [Hardback]

    Antonio Loprieno (Author); Matthias Muller (Author); Sami Uljas (Author)

    £106.99

    ISBN: 9783110406115
    Published by : Walter de Gruyter
    Volume: 2
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    The Egyptian language, with its written documentation spreading from the Early Bronze Age (Ancient Egyptian) to Christian times (Coptic), has rarely been the object of typological studies, grammatical analysis mainly serving philological purp... .... Learn More
  4. Sasanian Persia: Between Rome and the Steppes of Eurasia

    Sasanian Persia: Between Rome and the Steppes of Eurasia [Hardback]

    Eberhard W. Sauer (Editor)

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    ISBN: 9781474401012
    Published by : Edinburgh University Press
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    The Sasanian Empire (third-seventh centuries) was one of the largest empires of antiquity, stretching from Mesopotamia to modern Pakistan and from Central Asia to the Arabian Peninsula. This mega-empire withstood powerful opponents in the steppe a... .... Learn More
  5. Treasures from the Oxus: The Art and Civilization of Central Asia

    Treasures from the Oxus: The Art and Civilization of Central Asia [Hardback]

    Massimo Vidale (Author)

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    ISBN: 9781784537722
    Published by : I.B. Tauris
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    In history, this grand arterial 1500-mile waterway was always seen as the natural frontier between the northern provinces of the Iranian empires and the outer Turanian lands. It was for centuries central to Achaemenid and later Persian power. But,... .... Learn More
  6. Sinews of Empire

    Sinews of Empire: Networks in the Roman Near East and Beyond [Hardback]

    Eivind Heldaas Seland (Editor); Håkon Fiane Teigen (Editor)

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    ISBN: 9781785705960
    Published by : Oxbow Books
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    A recent surge of interest in network approaches to the study of the ancient world has enabled scholars of the Roman Empire to move beyond traditional narratives of domination, resistance, integration and fragmentation. This relational turn has no... .... Learn More
  7. A Companion to Assyria

    A Companion to Assyria [Hardback]

    Eckart Frahm (Editor)

    £120.00

    ISBN: 9781444335934
    Published by : Wiley-Blackwell
    Series: Blackwell Companions to the Ancient World
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    A Companion to Assyria is a collection of original essays on ancient Assyria written by key international scholars. These new scholarly contributions have substantially reshaped contemporary understanding of society and life in this ancient civili... .... Learn More
  8. Expressions of Cult in the Southern Levant in the Greco-Roman Period: Manifestations in Text and Material Culture

    Expressions of Cult in the Southern Levant in the Greco-Roman Period: Manifestations in Text and Material Culture [Paperback]

    Oren Tal (Editor); Zeev Weiss (Editor)

    £102.00

    ISBN: 9782503553351
    Published by : Brepols
    Series: Contextualizing the Sacred
    Volume: 6
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    The arrival of Alexander the Great in the southern Levant ushered in many changes, and the subsequent period saw many more upheavals, including the Roman conquest, the Jewish revolts, and the gradual Christianization of the Holy Land. Through... .... Learn More
  9. With Alexander in India and Central Asia

    With Alexander in India and Central Asia: Moving east and back to west [Paperback]

    Claudia Antonetti (Editor); P. Biagi (Editor)

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    ISBN: 9781785705847
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    Alexander conquered most parts of the Western World, but there is a great deal of controversy over his invasion of India, the least known of his campaigns. In BC 327 Alexander came to India, and tried to cross the Jhelum river for the invasio... .... Learn More
  10. Late Neolithic and Early Chalcolithic Glyphs and Stamp Seals  in the British Museum

    Late Neolithic and Early Chalcolithic Glyphs and Stamp Seals in the British Museum [Paperback]

    Simon Denham (Author)

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    ISBN: 9780861592081
    Published by : British Museum Press
    Series: British Museum Research Publication
    Volume: 208
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    Stamp seals were used in a similar way to modern signet rings: a negative object used to impress a design into another material, often clay. They are common from around 7000 BC and have remained in use in parts of the world continuously until the ... .... Learn More

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