civilizations of the East

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Civilization, Oriental., Art, Orie
Statementtranslated from the French by Catherine Alison Phillips.
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LC ClassificationsCB251 G723 1967
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Pagination4 v.
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to Alexander the Great. Often described as the cradle of civilization, the ancient Near East was the birthplace of writing. The Sacred Books of the East is a monumental volume set of English translations of Asian religious texts, edited by Max Müller and published by the Oxford University Press between and It incorporates the essential sacred texts of Hinduism, Buddhism, Taoism, Confucianism, Zoroastrianism, Jainism, and Islam.

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ISBN. Title. Civilizations of the Ancient Near East. Author. Sasson, Jack M. Publisher. Charles Scribner's Sons. Publication Date. Buy This Book.

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One hundred and eighty-nine scholars from all over the world contributed their expertise to make this set the most appealing, original, and comprehensive reference on this fascinating area of : Hardcover. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Grousset, René, Civilizations of the East.

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This book covers the earliest civilizations and the great powers in the Near East, moving on to the first Aegean civilizations, the Mediterranean world in the first millennium, Imperial Rome, northeast Africa, the divine kings in southeast Asia, and empires in East Asia, as well as early states in the Americas and Andean civilization.

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