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The Ancient Near East, Vol. 1

From c. 3000 B.C. to c. 1200 B.C. (Routledge History of the Ancient World)

by Amelie Kuhrt

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Published by Routledge .
Written in English


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Number of Pages829
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Open LibraryOL7480993M
ISBN 100415013534
ISBN 109780415013536

The Journal of Near Eastern Studies presents original research on study of the civilizations of the Near East from prehistory to the end of the Ottoman period in vol. 1, parts 2 and 3: Translation and Commentary, by Peter J. Brand, Rosa Erika Feleg, Stone Tools in the Ancient Near East and Egypt. Despite its title, this volume is not so much a history of the animal world in the ancient Near East as it is a narrative of human relations with animals told from the human perspective. After all, as Alan Bleakley, in the introduction to his book— The Animalizing Imagination— points out, it .

Ancient Near East Mesopotamia, the area between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers (in modern day Iraq), is often referred to as the cradle of civilization because . The human sacrifices of ancient Egypt and the Near East placed some of the elite’s most valuable items along side the deceased. This type of ‘retainer sacrifice’ was also practiced at Shang dynasty Anyang in China around BCE.

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