Introduces readers to the cross-cultural study of ancient and classical civilizations. The book is divided into two sections, the first examining the ongoing interaction between ancient agrarian and nomadic societies and the second focusing on regional patterns in the dissemination of ideas.Nejat Diyarbekirli, aquot;Turkish Contributions of Cultural and Commercial Life along Silk Road, aquot; in eds. ... Society: The Jewish Communities of the Arab World as Portrayed in the Documents of the Cairo Geniza (Berkeley: University of California Press, 1967), vol. ... An analysis of those movements and interactions can be found in a book by Jerry Bentley, Old World Encounters: Cross-Cultural Contacts andanbsp;...
|Title||:||Agricultural and Pastoral Societies in Ancient and Classical History|
|Publisher||:||Temple University Press - 2001-01-01|