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The Resource The ancient Near Eastern world, Amanda H. Podany & Marni McGee

The ancient Near Eastern world, Amanda H. Podany & Marni McGee

Label
The ancient Near Eastern world
Title
The ancient Near Eastern world
Statement of responsibility
Amanda H. Podany & Marni McGee
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Podany, Amanda H
Dewey number
939/.4
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
McGee, Marni
Series statement
The world in ancient times
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Middle East
  • Middle East
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The ancient Near Eastern world, Amanda H. Podany & Marni McGee
Link
http://www4.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0418/2004013622.html
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 165) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Ancient trash and buried treasure : archaeologists at work -- Rivers and ditches, temples and farms : irrigation and the growth of towns -- Of potters and pots, plowmen and plows : technology and the first cities -- How words changed the world : the invention of writing -- A world full of gods and goddesses : religion in Mesopotamia -- The death of a Sumerian lady : queens, kings, and religion in early cities -- The first superhero : the story of Gilgamesh -- The world's first empire builder : Sargon, king of Akkad -- The care and feeding of ancient gods : priestesses and priests in Mesopotamia -- Laying down the law : Hammurabi and the first lawmakers -- Order in the court! : the justice system in Mesopotamia -- Farmers and doctors, barbers and builders : Mesopotamian workers, slave and free -- Ur-Utu's story : the Mesopotamian family -- Scribes, school, and schoolboys : education in ancient Mesopotamia -- Lovers, sisters, and cooks : scenes from a Mesopotamian palace -- The surprise ending of the Babylonian Empire : Hittite victories and Indo-European languages -- Brides and brother kings : diplomacy and the great powers -- King David and his family : the settlements and movements of the Israelites -- One God, many stories : the beliefs of the Israelites -- The lost laws of the Israelites : the Exodus and the Ten Commandments -- Assyria's fighter kings : warriors build an empire -- A bright star shines briefly : Babylon rises, Judah falls -- A mother's love and a ruler's tears : the last Mesopotamian king -- Of camels, kings, and conquerors : the Persian Empire -- Epilogue : a world not truly lost
Control code
ocm55633630
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
174 pages
Isbn
9780195161595
Lccn
2004013622
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, color maps, (some color)
System control number
  • 810698
  • (Sirsi) o55633630
Label
The ancient Near Eastern world, Amanda H. Podany & Marni McGee
Link
http://www4.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0418/2004013622.html
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 165) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Ancient trash and buried treasure : archaeologists at work -- Rivers and ditches, temples and farms : irrigation and the growth of towns -- Of potters and pots, plowmen and plows : technology and the first cities -- How words changed the world : the invention of writing -- A world full of gods and goddesses : religion in Mesopotamia -- The death of a Sumerian lady : queens, kings, and religion in early cities -- The first superhero : the story of Gilgamesh -- The world's first empire builder : Sargon, king of Akkad -- The care and feeding of ancient gods : priestesses and priests in Mesopotamia -- Laying down the law : Hammurabi and the first lawmakers -- Order in the court! : the justice system in Mesopotamia -- Farmers and doctors, barbers and builders : Mesopotamian workers, slave and free -- Ur-Utu's story : the Mesopotamian family -- Scribes, school, and schoolboys : education in ancient Mesopotamia -- Lovers, sisters, and cooks : scenes from a Mesopotamian palace -- The surprise ending of the Babylonian Empire : Hittite victories and Indo-European languages -- Brides and brother kings : diplomacy and the great powers -- King David and his family : the settlements and movements of the Israelites -- One God, many stories : the beliefs of the Israelites -- The lost laws of the Israelites : the Exodus and the Ten Commandments -- Assyria's fighter kings : warriors build an empire -- A bright star shines briefly : Babylon rises, Judah falls -- A mother's love and a ruler's tears : the last Mesopotamian king -- Of camels, kings, and conquerors : the Persian Empire -- Epilogue : a world not truly lost
Control code
ocm55633630
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
174 pages
Isbn
9780195161595
Lccn
2004013622
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, color maps, (some color)
System control number
  • 810698
  • (Sirsi) o55633630

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