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Published: 01 June 2022

384 Pages

6 1/8 x 9 1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190059040

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A New History of the Ancient Near East

Amanda H. Podany

  • Grounds the reader's understanding of eras and institutions in individual biographies of ancient people from many different walks of life, making them more comprehensible and distinct
  • Includes engaging details about daily life, culture, and habits of mind drawn from texts, artifacts, and buildings, providing evidence from archaeology and texts
  • Offers new interpretations, research, and findings about the ancient Near East only previously published in scholarly journals and monographs that are of a significant interest to a wider audience