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1177 B.C.: The Year Civilization Collapsed

Eric H. Cline - History - 2014 - 264 pages
In 1177 B.C., marauding groups known only as the “Sea Peoples” invaded Egypt. The pharaoh’s army and navy managed to defeat them, but the victory so weakened Egypt that it soon ...
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Amenhotep III: Perspectives on His Reign

David O'Connor, Eric H. Cline - History - 2001 - 393 pages
Numerous volumes have been written on the heretic pharaoh Akhenaten, from Egypt's Eighteenth Dynasty. No less important a figure was Akhenaten's father, the pharaoh Amenhotep ...
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Digging for Troy: From Homer to Hisarlik

Jill Rubalcaba, Eric H. Cline - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2011 - 74 pages
Presents the history of ancient Troy, covering the legend of the city and describing the excavations of Heinrich Schliemann, Carl Blegen, and Manfred Korfmann as they date the ...
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Jerusalem Besieged: From Ancient Canaan to Modern Israel

Eric H. Cline - History - 2004 - 410 pages
A chronicle of the most heavily contested city in history examines the battles that have been fought over the so-called "City of Peace," from modern day conflicts, to the wars ...
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The Trojan War: A Very Short Introduction

Eric H. Cline - History - 2013 - 152 pages
The Iliad, Homer's epic tale of the abduction of Helen and the decade-long Trojan War, has fascinated mankind for millennia. Even today, the war inspires countless articles and ...
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Sailing the Wine Dark Sea: International Trade and the Late Bronze Age ...

Eric H. Cline - History - 1994 - 316 pages
This book looks at the 942 artifacts of foreign origin - from Anatolia, Cyprus, Egypt, Italy, Mesopotamia, and Syro-Palestine - which have been found in the late Bronze Age ...
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From Eden to Exile: Unraveling Mysteries of the Bible

Eric H. Cline - Religion - 2007 - 239 pages
Examines seven mysteries of the Hebrew Bible, from the Garden of Eden and Noah's Ark, to the Exodus, the Babylonian Exile, and the Lost Tribes of Israel, placing these biblical ...
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Student Study Guide to The Ancient Egyptian World

Eric H. Cline, Jill Rubalcaba, Oxford University Press - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2005 - 60 pages
The Student Study Guide is an important and unique component that is available for each of the eight books in The World in Ancient Times series. Each of the Student Study ...
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The Oxford Handbook of the Bronze Age Aegean

Eric H. Cline - Architecture - 2010 - 930 pages
The Oxford Handbook of the Bronze Age Aegean provides a comprehensive overview of our current understanding of the Bronze Age Aegean (ca. 3000-1000 BC) and describes the most ...
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Thutmose III: A New Biography

Eric H. Cline, David B. O'Connor - History - 2006 - 534 pages
Thutmose III was without question one of Egypt's greatest pharaohs. His 54-year reign was packed with momentous events as well as being unusually long. Thutmose III includes an ...
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