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The Resource Ancient cities : the archaeology of urban life in the ancient Near East and Egypt, Greece, and Rome, by Charles Gates ; illustrations by Neslihan Yılmaz

Ancient cities : the archaeology of urban life in the ancient Near East and Egypt, Greece, and Rome, by Charles Gates ; illustrations by Neslihan Yılmaz

Label
Ancient cities : the archaeology of urban life in the ancient Near East and Egypt, Greece, and Rome
Title
Ancient cities
Title remainder
the archaeology of urban life in the ancient Near East and Egypt, Greece, and Rome
Statement of responsibility
by Charles Gates ; illustrations by Neslihan Yılmaz
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Well illustrated with over 300 line drawings, maps and photographs, Ancient Cities surveys the cities of the Ancient Near East, Egypt, and the Greek and Roman worlds from an archaeological perspective, in their cultural and historical contexts
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gates, Charles
Dewey number
930
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cities and towns, Ancient
  • Urban archaeology
  • Urban archaeology
  • Urban archaeology
  • Middle East
  • Egypt
  • Mediterranean Region
Label
Ancient cities : the archaeology of urban life in the ancient Near East and Egypt, Greece, and Rome, by Charles Gates ; illustrations by Neslihan Yılmaz
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 441-456) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Neolithic towns and villages in the Near East -- Early Sumarian cities -- Mesopotamian cities in the late third and second millenia BC -- Cities of the Indus Valley civilization -- Egypt of the pyramids -- Egyptian cities, temples, and tombs of the second millenium BC -- Aegean Bronze Age towns and cities -- Anatolian Bronze Age cities: Troy and Hattusa -- Cypriots, Canaanites, and Levantine trading cities of the late Bronze Age -- Near Eastern cities in the Iron Age -- Phoenician and Punic cities -- Early Greek city-states of the Iron Age (eleventh to seventh centuries BC) -- Archaic Greek cities, I: the Doric and Ionic orders of Greek architecture, and east Greek cities to the Ionian revolt -- Archaic Greek cities, II: Sparta and Athens -- Greek sanctuaries: Delphi and Olympia -- Athens in the fifth century BC -- Greek cities and sanctuaries in the late Classical period -- Hellenistic cities -- Greek and Etruscan cities in Italy -- Rome from its origins to the end of the Republic -- Rome in the age of Augustus -- Italy outside the capital: Pompeii and Ostia -- Rome from Nero to Hadrian: imperial patronage and architectural revolution -- Roman provincial cities -- Late antique transformations: Rome, Jerusalem, and Constantinople in the age of Constantine
Control code
ocn719083915
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed
Extent
1 online resource (xxiii, 474 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203830574
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)719083915
Label
Ancient cities : the archaeology of urban life in the ancient Near East and Egypt, Greece, and Rome, by Charles Gates ; illustrations by Neslihan Yılmaz
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 441-456) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Neolithic towns and villages in the Near East -- Early Sumarian cities -- Mesopotamian cities in the late third and second millenia BC -- Cities of the Indus Valley civilization -- Egypt of the pyramids -- Egyptian cities, temples, and tombs of the second millenium BC -- Aegean Bronze Age towns and cities -- Anatolian Bronze Age cities: Troy and Hattusa -- Cypriots, Canaanites, and Levantine trading cities of the late Bronze Age -- Near Eastern cities in the Iron Age -- Phoenician and Punic cities -- Early Greek city-states of the Iron Age (eleventh to seventh centuries BC) -- Archaic Greek cities, I: the Doric and Ionic orders of Greek architecture, and east Greek cities to the Ionian revolt -- Archaic Greek cities, II: Sparta and Athens -- Greek sanctuaries: Delphi and Olympia -- Athens in the fifth century BC -- Greek cities and sanctuaries in the late Classical period -- Hellenistic cities -- Greek and Etruscan cities in Italy -- Rome from its origins to the end of the Republic -- Rome in the age of Augustus -- Italy outside the capital: Pompeii and Ostia -- Rome from Nero to Hadrian: imperial patronage and architectural revolution -- Roman provincial cities -- Late antique transformations: Rome, Jerusalem, and Constantinople in the age of Constantine
Control code
ocn719083915
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed
Extent
1 online resource (xxiii, 474 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203830574
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)719083915

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