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6 edition of The life of the ancient East; found in the catalog.

The life of the ancient East;

Baikie, James

The life of the ancient East;

Being some chapters of the romance of modern excavation

by Baikie, James

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Published by Books for Libraries Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Antiquities,
  • Excavations (Archaeology),
  • Middle East

  • The Physical Object
    FormatUnknown Binding
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10434574M
    ISBN 100518190145
    ISBN 109780518190141
    OCLC/WorldCa2668058

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In this sweeping overview of life in the ancient Near East, Daniel Snell surveys the history of the region from the invention of writing five thousand years ago to Alexander the Great’s conquest in B.C.E.

The book is the first comprehensive history of the social and economic conditions affecting ordinary people and of the relations Cited by: This book is about general themes involving life in the Ancient Near East, examining various aspects of life in the predominant cultures of the Ancient Near East: Mesopotamia, Egypt, and the surrounding lands and empires, such as the Hitites and the emergence of Israel/5.

"Life in the Ancient Near East is a first: a comprehensive history of the economic and social practices of the Near East from prehistory to the fourth-century B.C. conquest of the region by Alexander the Great A gold mine of information about ancient socioeconomic conditions.

Intended for readers seeking insight into the day-to-day life of some of the world's most ancient peoples, Life and Thought in the Ancient Near East presents brief, fascinating explorations of key aspects of the civilizations of Egypt, Mesopotamia, Palestine, Asia Minor, and Iran.

In Exploring the Life, Myth, and Art of the Ancient Near East, Michael Kerrigan attempts to present the cultural depth of the ancient Near East through its myths and art, writing primarily for grades I highly recommend that libraries and parents do not purchase this volume for students.

Volume 6: Thirty-five years after the appearance of Volume 5 of Life & Teaching of the Masters of the Far East, ten dusty cartons were discovered in the DeVorss warehouse, some of which held Spalding manuscripts, paper, letters, photographs, and other materials related to this man whose name has been a legend in metaphysical and truth s:   In this sweeping overview of life in the ancient Near East, Daniel Snell surveys the history of the region from the invention of writing five thousand years ago to Alexander the Great’s conquest in B.C.E.

The book is the first comprehensive history of the social and economic Price: $ Daniel Snell, in his newest book, Life in the Ancient Near East, armed with a great deal of new information culled from an ever-expanding body of ancient literature in a variety of languages, steps into that gap, writing a comprehensive history on the social and economic conditions of the Near East.

His formal account starts in pre-history and. Buy a cheap copy of Life in the Ancient Near East, book by Daniel C. Snell. In this overview of life in the ancient Near East, Daniel Snell surveys the history of the region from the invention of writing years ago to Alexander the Free shipping over $/5(3).

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"The essays in this volume discuss the life and culture of ancient Mesopotamia, Anatolia, Syria, Palestine, and Egypt.

There are essays also on the New Testament world and on some special subjects in the ancient Near East: the use of animals, a special calendrical practice, games, and athletics."--Jacket.

Daniel C. Snell is L. Semrod Presidential Professor of History at the University of Oklahoma. His books include Life in the Ancient Near East (), A Workbook of Cuneiform Signs (), The E.A. Hoffman Collection and Other American Collections (), Ledgers and Prices (), Twice Told Proverbs () and Flight and Freedom in the Ancient Near East ().

Life and Thought in the Ancient Near East Louis Lawrence Orlin Intended for readers seeking insight into the day-to-day life of some of the world's most ancient peoples, Life and Thought in the Ancient Near East presents brief, fascinating explorations of key aspects of the civilizations of Egypt, Mesopotamia, Palestine, Asia Minor, and Iran.

In their book 'Ancient Wisdom, Modern Kitchen: Recipes from the East for Health, Healing, and Long Life,' Yuan Wang, Warren Sheir, and Mika Ono reveal simple ways to harness the 3,year-old secrets of cooking with Chinese herbs for health and well-being.

The authors live in San Diego, California. Intended for readers seeking insight into the day-to-day life of some of the world's most ancient peoples, Life and Thought in the Ancient Near East presents brief, fascinating explorations of key aspects of the civilizations of Egypt, Mesopotamia, Palestine, Asia Minor, and Iran.

With vignettes on agriculture, architecture, crafts and industries, literature, religion, topography, and history. Books shelved as ancient-near-east: The Epic of Gilgamesh by Anonymous, Myths from Mesopotamia: Creation, the Flood, Gilgamesh, and Others by Anonymous. title LIFE AND TEACHING OF THE MASTERS OF THE FAR EAST, with the thought that the reader may accept or reject, as he wishes.

This book, which will be followed by others of the Sun series, gives the first year's experience of the expedition in relation to the Masters. It includes their teaching, which. The ancient Near East was the home of early civilizations within a region roughly corresponding to the modern Middle East: Mesopotamia (modern Iraq, southeast Turkey, southwest Iran, northeastern Syria and Kuwait), ancient Egypt, ancient Iran (Elam, Media, Parthia and Persia), Anatolia/Asia Minor and the Armenian Highlands (Turkey's Eastern Anatolia Region, Armenia, northwestern Iran, southern.

Genre/Form: Historical Works Maps: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Baikie, James, Life of the ancient East. New York, Macmillan Co.,   Ancient Mesopotamia and Iran are usually treated separately or as part of a much broader ‘Ancient Near East’.

However, the developments that lie at the root of our own world—farming, cities, writing, organized religion, warfare—were forged in the tensions and relations between the inhabitants of lowland Mesopotamia (ancient Iraq) and. Book Description.

Ancient Cities surveys the cities of the Ancient Near East, Egypt, and the Greek and Roman worlds from the perspectives of archaeology and architectural history, bringing to life the physical world of ancient city dwellers by concentrating on evidence recovered from archaeological form is the focus: the physical appearance and overall plans of the cities.

Life and Teaching of the Masters of the Far East - Baird T. Spalding | Part 1/3 - Prj new Ancient Secret of the Flower of Life Volume One Chapter One - Duration: (The Book Of The Way).ABZU ABZU is a guide to networked open access data relevant to the study and public presentation of the Ancient Near East and the Ancient Mediterranean world.

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