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SASSON, Jack M., (ed.). Civilizations of the Ancient Near East
: 4 Volumes Bound in 2 Books (v. 1 & 2) . (Peabody, Mass): Hendrickson Publishers, (2006). Pp (12),xiii-xxxii,(2),3-1369,(3) ; Pp (4),v-xii,(2),1373-2966. Large, thick 8vo, beige cloth, dark green lettering to spines. With map end-papers.
"History begins in the anc ient Near East. While earlier peoples left signs -- at Stonehenge, on the walls of caves in France -- it is in the Near East that we first find messages, evidence of the transmission of knowledge from one generation to another, and the organization of nomad... View More...