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Ancient Cities: The Archaeology of Urban Life in the Ancient Near East and Egypt, Greece and Rome

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Ancient Cities surveys the cities of the Ancient Near East, Egypt, and the Greek and Roman worlds from the perspectives of archaeology and architectural history, bringing to life the physical world of ancient city dwellers by concentrating on evidence recovered from archaeological excavations. Urban form is the focus: the physical appearance and overall plans of the cities ...more
ebook, 504 pages
Published March 1st 2011 by Routledge (first published August 19th 2003)
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High Wycombe Library
Focussing on city plans and architecture, Ancient Cities looks at the cities of the Ancient Near East, Egypt and the ancient Greek and Roman Worlds.

Ancient Cities is written in such a way as to require no background in archaeology and is packed with beautiful photographs and illustrations. ^GE

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