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By Daniel C. Snell

A Companion to the traditional close to East bargains scholars and normal readers a accomplished review of close to japanese civilization from the Bronze Age to the conquests of Alexander the nice.

  • Covers the civilizations of the Sumerians, Hittites, Babylonians, Assyrians, Israelites and Persians
  • Places specific emphasis on social and cultural history
  • Covers the legacy of the traditional close to East within the medieval and glossy worlds
  • Provides an invaluable bibliographical advisor to this box of study

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