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The city in the ancient world, by Mason Hammond, assisted by Lester J. Bartson.

; Bartson, Lester J. (Lester John), 1943-
Cambridge, Mass., Harvard University Press, 1972.
ISBN 0674131800, 9780674131804

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Other Authors Bartson, Lester J. 1943-
Subjects Antropologia Urbana.
Cities and towns, Ancient -- Bibliography.
Cities and towns, Ancient.
Croissance urbaine.
Klassieke oudheid.
Villes -- Origines.
Villes antiques -- Bibliographie.
Villes antiques.
Series Harvard studies in urban history.
Description xiv, 617 pages maps 25 cm.
Copyright Date 1972.
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 388-590).
Also issued online.
Contents Definitions, Evidence, and Prehistoric Chronology -- Background to the Emergence of the City -- Mesopotamia: Early Technological and Social Progress -- Mesopotamia: The City Emerges in Sumer -- Mesopotamia: From City to Empire Akkad, Babylonia, Assyria, and Persia -- The Indus Valley: A Dead End -- Egypt: Civilization of Palaces, Temples, and Tombs -- Canaan: Cities of Commerce -- Anatolia: Abortive Cities -- The Aegean Civilization: Palaces or Cities -- The Indo-Europeans: Tribesmen Urbanized -- Summary: The City Before the Greeks -- Archaic Greece: The Emergence of the City-State -- Classical Greece: Age of the City-State -- Hellenistic Territorial States: Restriction and Spread of the City-State -- Greek and Roman City Design and Urban Planning -- The City in Early Italy and the Rise of Rome -- Republican Rome: Success and Failure as a City State -- The Early Roman Empire: An Oecumene of Free Citizens under One Rule -- The Late Roman Empire: Withering of the City-State -- The City in the Early Medieval West and in the Byzantine East -- Recapitulation.
Genre Bibliography.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)483384
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Hammond, Mason, 1903-2002.
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