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The first great civilizations : life in Mesopotamia, the Indus Valley, and Egypt / Jacquetta Hawkes.


1st ed.. New York : Knopf; distributed by Random House, 1973.
ISBN 0394461614

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Subjects Civilization.
Cultuurgeschiedenis.
Inde -- Civilisation.
Indus civilization.
Middle East -- Civilization -- To 622.
Middle East.
Moyen-Orient -- Civilisation.
Prehistorie.
Series History of human society.
Description xxvi, 465, xvii pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Copyright Date 1973.
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 463-465).
Contents The Beginning of Civilization -- From Peasants to Citizens : The Tigris-Euphrates Valley ; The Nile Valley ; The Indus Valley ; Mesopotamia ; Egypt ; North-west India -- Kingdoms and Conquests : A History of the Valley of the Twin Rivers ; Early Dynastic Period ; First Semitic Empire ; Old Babylonia to the Fall of Assyria -- Life in the Valley of the Twin Rivers : The Material World ; Agriculture ; Crafts ; Architecture and the cities ; Trade -- The Social and Political World : State and Government ; Corviee and the army ; Law ; Men, women and children -- The Mental World : Religion and cosmology ; Intellectual life ; Music, literature and history ; Visual arts -- The Indus Civilization.
The Kingdom of the Two Lands: The Rise, rule and decline of the Pharaohs : Beginnings and the Old Kingdom ; The Middle Kingdom ; The New Kingdom ; The Late Period -- Life in the Nile Valley : The Material World ; Agriculture ; Architecture and the cities ; Crafts and fashions ; Trade -- The Social and political world : State and government ; The Army and Corviee ; The Class structure ; Men, women, and children -- The Mental World : Religion and cosmology ; Visual art and artist ; Intellectual life -- Chronology of Mesopotamia and the Indus Valley -- Chronology of Egypt.
Geographic Area India
Middle East
Network Numbers (OCoLC)428428
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WorldCat Identities Hawkes, Jacquetta, 1910-1996.
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