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Published: 25 April 2019

400 Pages | 27 black and white illustrations and 12 maps


ISBN: 9780198828907

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Ancient Syria

A Three Thousand Year History

Trevor Bryce

  • The 3000-year history of ancient Syria, from Bronze Age to the Roman era—and beyond
  • The essential back-story to one of the world's most trouble-prone and volatile regions
  • Includes a vast array of historical characters, from the Egyptian pharoahs, through Biblical villains such as Nebuchadnezzar, to Alexander the Great and Diocletian
  • Looks forward to the coming of Islam in the 7th century AD—the opening chapter in the history of modern Syria