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Oxford First Ancient History
Interspersing fact-filled essays with fictional eyewitness accounts, Roy Burrell makes the ancient world a real place inhabited by real people going about their everyday business of work and family life. A fascinating essay about the history of the region of Mesopotamia is followed by "interviews" with an early settler who extols the virtues of the date palm, with a 12-yea ...more
Paperback, 320 pages
Published October 23rd 1997 by Oxford University Press, USA
(first published April 14th 1994)
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