A history of the ancient world

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Oxford University Press, Nov 14, 1974 - History - 742 pages
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User Review  - Alex - Goodreads

I wanted an expansive survey and that is what I got. It dwells a lot on minutiae of governance and things like that, but to get the basics of a huge topic, it does a great job. Can be dry reading. Read full review

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User Review  - Sean Chick - Goodreads

So if your not called Greece or Rome he barely covers your history. Persia gets the short end of the historical stick. Yet this is a mighty achievement in historical synthesis. Read full review

Contents

THE FIRST ACHIEVEMENTS OF MAN
3
THE FIRST CIVILIZATION OF MESOPOTAMIA
27
EARLY EGYPT
51
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