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  - carterchristian1 - LibraryThing

This is an excellent overview of Western history until the medieval history. There are a few efforts to show what was happeneing in China and China, but not very much. The maps and bibliographies at the ends of the chapters are very good. Readable. Read full review

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User Review  - keylawk - LibraryThing

From the Paleolithic Age to the "decline" -- a word he wonderfully qualifies [709]-- of Rome. Specifically, from the pre-lower paleolithic australopithicenes of 5,000,000 BC and before, to the 3rd ... Read full review

Contents

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