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The civilization of the East

Fritz Hommel

The civilization of the East

by Fritz Hommel

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Published by J. M. Dent & co. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Civilization, Oriental.,
  • History, Ancient.

  • Edition Notes

    Title within ornamental border.

    Statementby Dr. Fritz Hommel [tr. from the German by J. H. Loewe]
    SeriesThe Temple primers, Temple primers
    ContributionsLowe, James H., 1852-
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 141 [1] p.,
    Number of Pages141
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17774064M

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For civilization in East Asia is nearly 4, years old, and its origins lie deep in the prehistoric past. This book is a synthesis of East Asian archaeology and early history. Drawing on new evidence, it charts the developments that culminated in the emergence of the region as a coherent entity, with a shared religion (Buddhism), state philosophy (Confucianism) and bureaucratic by: Civilizations of the Ancient Near East book.

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saving/5(12). Wonderfully illustrated book with images from all of the ancient civilizations from this region accompanied by enjoyable, detailed yet brief introductions to each. Some inevitable overlap which was slightly confusing especially the obscure Sumerian, Babylonian, Hittite, neo-Babylonian get a little jumbled up in your head/5.

Often described as the cradle of civilization, the ancient Near East was the birthplace of writing, monumental sculpture, and wheel-made pottery. Dominique Collon provides a unique view into this ancient world, from village settlements to grand palaces to burial sites. The Civilization of the Middle Ages: A Completely Revised and Expanded Edition of Medieval History Reprint Edition.

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The narrative begins over a million years ago, when early humans first colonized the Far East, and it continues through the growth of fishing and farming societies at the end of the Ice Age to the rise of social elites during the Bronze Age, and the emergence of civilization in Shang, Zhou, and Han China.

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A full description of the birth of civilization in the Near East would require a work many times the size of the present book. We have concentrated on the social and political innovations in which the great change became manifest.

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