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History of the Middle East and the Aegean region, c. 1380-1000 B.C. /
edited by I.E.S. Edwards, the late C.J. Gadd, N.G.L. Hammond, E. Sollberger.
imprint
Cambridge [England] : At the University Press, 1975.
description
xxiii, 1128 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
ISBN
0521086914, 9780521086912
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imprint
Cambridge [England] : At the University Press, 1975.
isbn
0521086914
9780521086912
contents note
The struggle for the domination of Syria (1400-1300 B.C.) -- Assyria and Babylon c. 1370-1300 B.C. -- Egypt: the Amarna Period and the end of the Eighteenth Dynasty -- The Amarna Letters from Palestine -- Anatolia from Shuppiluliumash to the Egyptian War of Muwatallish ; Ugarit ; Troy VII -- The expansion of the Mycenaean civilization ; Cyprus in the Late Bronze Age -- Egypt: from the inception of the Nineteenth Dynasty to the death of Ramesses III -- The Hittites and Syria (1300-1200 B.C.) -- Assyrian military power 1300-1200 B.C. -- Palestine in the time of the Ninetenth Dynasty. The Exodus and wanderings ; Archaeological evidence -- The recession of Mycenaean civilizations -- The Sea Peoples -- Elam c. 1600-1200 B.C. -- Phrygia and the peoples of Anatolia in the Iron Age -- Assyria and Babylonia c. 1200-1000 B.C. -- Elam and Western Persia, c. 1200-1000 B.C. -- Syria, the Philistines, and Phoenicia -- The Hebrew Kingdom -- Egypt: from the death of Ramesses III to the end of the Twenty-First Dynasty -- The end of Mycenaean civilization and the Dark Age. The archaeological Background ; The literary tradition for the migrations -- The Western Mediterranean -- Greek settlement in the Eastern Aegean and Asia Minor -- The prehistory of the Greek Language ; The Homeric Poems as history -- The Religion and Mythology of the Greeks.
general note
Includes chronological tables.
catalogue key
833775
 
Includes bibliographical references (pages 906-1036) and indexes.
A Look Inside
Summaries
Main Description
Volume II, Part II deals with the history of the region from about 1380 to 1000 B.C., and includes accounts of Akhenaten and the Amarna 'revolution' in Egypt, the expansion and final decline of the Mycenaean civilization in Greece, the exodus and wanderings of the Israelites, and the Asstrian and Hittite empires.
Main Description
Volume II Part 2 deals with the history of the region from about 1380 to 1000 B.C., and includes accounts of Akhenaten and the Amarna 'revolution' in Egypt, the expansion and final decline of the Mycenaean civilization in Greece, the exodus and wanderings of the Israelites, and the Asstrian and Hittite empires.
Main Description
Volume II, Part II, deals with the history of the region from about 1380 to 1000 B.C.
Table of Contents
List of maps
List of text-figures
Preface
The struggle for the domination of Syria (1400G++1300 B.C.)
Assyria and Babylon c. 1370G++1300 B.C.
Egypt: the Amarna period and the end of the eighteenth dynasty
The Amarna latters from palestine
Anatolia from Shuppiluliumash to the Egyptian war of Muwatallish
The expansion of the Mycenaean civilization
Egypt: from the inception of the nineteenth dynasty to the death of Ramesses III
The Hittites and Syria (1300G++1200 B.C.)
Assyrian military power 1300G++1200 B.C.
Palestine in the time of the nineteenth dynasty
The recession of Mycenaean civilization
The sea peoples
Elam c. 1600G++1200 B.C.
Phrygia and the peoples of Anatolia in the Iron Age
Assyria and Babylonia c.1200G++1000 B.C.
Elam and Western Persia, c.1200G++1000 B.C.
Syria, the Philistines, and Phoenicia
The Hebrew Kingdom
Egypt: from the death of Ramesses III to the end of the twenty-first dynasty
The end of mycenaean civilization and the Dark Age
The Western Mediterranean
Greek settlement in the Eastern
The prehistory of the Greek language
The religion and mythology of the Greeks
Bibliographies
Chronological tables
Index to maps
General index
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