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By D. T. Potts

A entire and authoritative evaluation of old fabric tradition from the overdue Pleistocene to past due Antiquity

  • Features updated surveys and the most recent info from significant new excavations comparable to Qatna (Syria), Göbekli Tepe (Turkey)
  • Includes a various diversity of views via senior, mid-career and junior students in Europe, united states, Britain, Australia, and the center East for a very overseas group
  • Includes significant reports of the origins of agriculture, animal domestication, and archaeological landscapes
  • Includes chapters facing classes after the arrival of Alexander the nice, together with stories of the Seleucid, Arsacid, Sasanian, Roman and Byzantine empires within the close to East, in addition to early Christianity in either the Levant and Mesopotamia
  • Fills a niche in literature of the traditional close to East, facing themes usually ignored, together with moral and criminal matters in antiquities markets and foreign scholarship

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