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Cambridge Ancient History, Volume 3, Part 2: The Assyrian and Babylonian Empires and Other States of the Near East, from the Eighth to the Sixth Centuries BC (John Boardman) Hardcover Book, (Cambridge University Press, 1992) 9780521227179
Cambridge Ancient History, Volume 3, Part 2: The Assyrian and Babylonian Empires and Other States of the Near East, from the Eighth to the Sixth Centuries BC (John Boardman) Hardcover Book, (Cambridge University Press, 1992) 9780521227179
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Title: Cambridge Ancient History, Volume 3, Part 2: The Assyrian and Babylonian Empires and Other States of the Near East, from the Eighth to the Sixth Centuries BC

Author: Boardman, John

Additional Authors or Contributors: I E S Edwards, E Sollberger, N G L Hammond (eds)

Publisher: Cambridge University Press; Publication Date: 1992

Hardcover; ISBN: 9780521227179

Volumes: 1; Pages: 962

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During this period the dominant powers in the East were Assyria and then Babylonia. Each established an extensive empire that was based on Mesopotamia, and each in turn fell largely through internal strife.

Reviews

"The answer to the question whether the ancient world is worth studying is 'yes', and the Cambridge Ancient History proves it. ... CAH III/2 is an impressive achievement." John Ray, Times Literary Supplement

Contributors

J. A. Brinkman, A. K. Grayson, Joan Oates, D. J. Wiseman, M. A. Dandamaev, Asger Aaboe, Erica Reiner, T. C. Mitchell, W. Culican, T. Sulimirski, T. Taylor, G. Mihailov, A. M. Mellink, O. Masson, T. G. H. James

Contents

Part I. Assyria and Babylonia

21. Babylonia in the shadow of Assyria (747-626 B.C.) J. A. Brinkman

22. Assyria: Tiglath-Pileser III to Sargon II (744-705 B.C.) A. K. Grayson

23. Assyria: Sennacherib and Esarhaddon (704-669 B.C.) A. K. Grayson

24. Assyria (668-635 B.C.): the reign of Ashurbanipal A. K. Grayson

25. The fall of Assyria (635-609 B.C.) Joan Oates

26. Assyrian civilisation A. K. Grayson

27. Babylonia (605-539 B.C.) D. J. Wiseman

28a. Neo-Babylonian society and economy M. A. Dandamaev

28b. Babylonian mathematics, astrology and astronomy Asger Aaboe

28c. First-millennium Babylonian literature Erica Reiner

Part II. The Eastern Mediterranean and the Black Sea

29. Israel and Judah from the coming of Assyrian domination until the fall of Samaria, and the struggle for independence in Judah (c.750-700 B.C.) T. C. Mitchell

30. Judah until the fall of Jerusalem (c.700-586 B.C.) T. C. Mitchell

31. The Babylonian exile and the restoration of the Jews in Palestine (586-c.500 B.C.) T. C. Mitchell

32. Phoenicia and Phoenician colonisation W. Culican

33a. The Scythians T. Sulimirski and T. Taylor

33b. Thrace before the Persian entry into Europe G. Mihailov

34a. The native kingdoms of Anatolia M. Mellink

34b. Anatolian languages O. Masson

35. Egypt: the Twenty-fifth and Twenty-sixth dynasties T. G. H. James

Chronological tables

Bibliography

Index

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