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Life In Ancient Mesopotamia (Peoples of the Ancient World)

by Shilpa Mehta-Jones

  • 75 Want to read
  • 3 Currently reading

Published by Crabtree Publishing Company .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World history: BCE to c 500 CE,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • History - Ancient,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Nonfiction,
  • Children: Grades 4-6,
  • Middle East,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Social Science - Customs, Traditions, Anthropology,
  • Civilization,
  • History - Middle East,
  • Iraq,
  • To 634

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9777680M
    ISBN 100778720365
    ISBN 109780778720362

    ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Includes index. Description: 32 p.: ill. ; 29 cm. Contents: The land between the rivers --Mountains to marshes: the lands of Mesopotamia --The great empires --Mesopotamian economy --Language & learning --Daily life in Mesopotamia --Mesopotamian myths, legends, and religion --Words and works of Mesopotamia - . © Exodus Books Life in Ancient Mesopotamia - Exodus Books Discusses life in ancient Mesopotamia, including religion, economy, art, languages, and its demise.

      Daily life in ancient Mesopotamia cannot be described in the same way one would describe life in ancient Rome or Greece. Mesopotamia was never a single, unified civilization, not even under the Akkadian.   The civilizations of Mesopotamia placed a great value on the written word. Once writing was invented, c. BCE, the scribes seem almost obsessed with recording every facet of .

    Get this from a library! Daily life in ancient Mesopotamia. [Karen Rhea Nemet-Nejat] -- Overview: The ancient world of Mesopotamia (from Sumer to the subsequent division into Babylonia and Assyria) vividly comes alive in this portrayal of the time period from bce to the fall of. Organized in the classic Handbook to Life format, this comprehensive reference examines the everyday routines of Sumerian, Babylonian, and Assyrian life from about to BCE by gathering in one comprehensive volume all that modern-day archaeologists and historians have unearthed about Mesopotamia's foods, homes, literature, arts, laws, wars, religions, political systems, class structures, .


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Life in Ancient Mesopotamia (Peoples of the Ancient World (Paperback)) Paperback – October 1, by. Shilpa Mehta-Jones (Author) Life In Ancient Mesopotamia book Visit Amazon's Shilpa Mehta-Jones Page.

Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author.4/5(12). Modern-day archaeological discoveries in the Near East continue to illuminate our understanding of the ancient world, including the many contributions made by the people of Mesopotamia to literature, art, government, and urban life The Handbook to Life in Ancient Mesopotamia describes the culture, history, and people of this land, as well as their struggle for survival and happiness, from about to BCE Cited by: In a period where the causes of disease and natural disasters were not widely known, gods were believed to be the cause of, and the solution to, instability in life.

Learn how evidence found in tombs suggests a belief in the afterlife, and discover just how large a workforce was employed by the grand temples where the gods were believed to t Mesopotamia: Life in the Cradle of. The web's source of information for Ancient History: definitions, articles, timelines, maps, books, and illustrations.

Handbook to Life in Ancient Mesopotamiapre-sents a panorama of human striving painted on a broad geographical and historical canvas, a story of the struggle to create civilized life in a fertile land racked by brutal conquest, a tale of universal human aspirations written in.

is a platform for academics to share research papers. Alphabetically arranged entries cover the history of astrology from ancient Mesopotamia to the 21st century.

In addition to surveying the Western tradition, the book explores Islamic, Indian, East Asian, and Mesoamerican field of astrology is growing rapidly, as historians. A stunning guide to the treasures housed within the Yale Babylonian Collection, presenting new perspectives on the society and culture of the ancient Near East The Yale Babylonian Collection houses virtually every genre, type, and period of ancient Mesopotamian writing, ranging from about B.C.E.

to the early Christian Era. The Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago. The Mesopotamian culture is credited with inventing the wheel, the first writing, and many other accomplishments. Readers will enjoy discovering more about life in Ancient Mesopotamia through the absorbing text and appealing and colorful design.

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction Daily Life In Ancient Mesopotamia. Everyday Life in Ancient Mesopotamia, based on articles originally published in L'Histoire by Jean Bottéro, André Finet, Bertrand Lafont, and Georges Roux, presents new discoveries about this amazing Mesopotamian culture made during the past ten years.

Features of everyday Meopotamian life highlight the new sections of this book.4/5. Modern-day archaeological discoveries in the Near East continue to illuminate our understanding of the ancient world, including the many contributions made by the people of Mesopotamia to literature, art, government, and urban life The Handbook to Life in Ancient Mesopotamia describes the culture, history, and people of this land, as well as their struggle for survival and happiness, from about to BCE/5.

Everyday Life in Ancient Mesopotamia, based on articles originally published in L'Histoire by Jean Bottéro, André Finet, Bertrand Lafont. Daily Life In Ancient Mesopotamia. Description: The ancient world of Mesopotamia (from Sumer to the subsequent division into Babylonia and Assyria) vividly comes alive in this portrayal of the time period from bce to the fall of Assyria ( bce) and Babylon ( bce).

Description: Focuses on two ideal periods set in about BC (Sumer) and to BC (Assyria and Babylonia). This book examines several aspects of daily life across various strata of society, from the kings and priests to the slaves; from food to religious beliefs.

Daily life in ancient Mesopotamia. Nemet-Nejat, Karen Rhea. Publication date. Topics. Iraq -- Civilization -- ToIraq -- Social life and customs. Publisher. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood : Book Description: "The Treasures of Darknessis the culmination of a lifetime's work, an attempt to summarize and recreate the spiritual life of Ancient en has succeeded brilliantly His vast experience shows through every page of this unique book, through the vivid, new translations resulting from years of careful research.

Daily Life in Ancient Mesopotamia. Karen Rhea Nemet-Nejat. Greenwood Publishing Group, - History - pages. 7 Reviews. The ancient world of Mesopotamia (from Sumer to 3/5(7). Book Description: Jean Bottéro and his colleagues take the reader on a voyage of discovery into the public and private realms of the lives of our first civilized ancestors, looking at everyday life in Ancient Mesopotamia.

eISBN: Subjects: History × Close Overlay. Everyday Life in Ancient Mesopotamia, based on articles originally published in L'Histoire by Jean Bottéro, André Finet, Bertrand Lafont, and Georges Roux, presents new discoveries about this amazing Mesopotamian culture made during the past ten years.

Features of everyday Meopotamian life highlight the new sections of this book. Both gourmet cuisine and popular cookery used fish, meats. Everyday Life in Ancient Mesopotamia, based on articles originally published in L'Histoire by Jean Bottéro, André Finet, Bertrand Lafont, and Georges Roux, presents new discoveries about this amazing Mesopotamian culture made during the past ten years.

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