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Author Saggs, H. W. F.

Title The might that was Assyria / H.W.F. Saggs.

Imprint London : Sidgwick & Jackson, 1984.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Kansas Collection J Schick  935 Sa18m 1984    ---  Lib Use Only
Description xii, 340 pages, [24] pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Great civilization series
Great civilizations series.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 324-328).
Note Includes indexes.
Contents Assyria : background and beginnings -- Early kings of Assyria -- Hurrian interlude : through vassaldom to independence -- Assyrian expansion -- The middle Assyrian empire -- The growth of the new Assyrian empire -- Imperial prime -- Zenith and collapse -- Assyrian society and customs -- The domestic scene -- Agriculture, animal husbandry and trade -- Mastery over the environment : the Assyrians and natural resources -- The supernatural world -- Assyrian medicine -- Assyrian art -- The Assyrian army -- Assyrian writing and literature -- The rediscovery of Assyria.
Subject Assyria -- History.
Assyria -- Civilization.
Civilization. (OCoLC)fst00862898
Middle East -- Assyria. (OCoLC)fst01220876
Genre/Form History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
ISBN 0283989610
0283989629 (pbk.)
9780283989629 (pbk.)

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