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Product Description: There is a growing recognition that philosophy isn't unique to the West, that it didn't begin only with the classical Greeks, and that Greek philosophy was influenced by Near Eastern traditions. Yet even today there is a widespread assumption that what came before the Greeks was "before philosophy...read more

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9780691157184 | Princeton Univ Pr, October 20, 2015, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: There is a growing recognition that philosophy isn't unique to the West, that it didn't begin only with the classical Greeks, and that Greek philosophy was influenced by Near Eastern traditions.

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9780536603562, titled "Intermediate Algebra: Math 112" | Custom edition (Ginn Pr, January 1, 2000), cover price $56.80 | also contains Intermediate Algebra: Math 112

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9781457617270 | Bedford/st Martins, July 15, 2012, cover price $112.20
9781457617386 | Bedford/st Martins, July 15, 2012, cover price $112.20

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Product Description: Designed to accompany Crossroads and Cultures: A History of the World's Peoples, this two-volume primary source reader extends the textbook's emphasis on the human dimension of global history through the voices of both notable figures and everyday individuals...read more

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9780312559861 | Bedford/st Martins, January 30, 2012, cover price $39.05 | About this edition: Designed to accompany Crossroads and Cultures: A History of the World's Peoples, this two-volume primary source reader extends the textbook's emphasis on the human dimension of global history through the voices of both notable figures and everyday individuals.

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Product Description: Designed to accompany Crossroads and Cultures: A History of the World's Peoples, this two-volume primary source reader extends the textbook's emphasis on the human dimension of global history through the voices of both notable figures and everyday individuals...read more

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9780312559854 | Bedford/st Martins, January 30, 2012, cover price $39.05 | About this edition: Designed to accompany Crossroads and Cultures: A History of the World's Peoples, this two-volume primary source reader extends the textbook's emphasis on the human dimension of global history through the voices of both notable figures and everyday individuals.

The Eastern Mediterranean in the Age of Ramesses II offers a transnational perspective on the age of King Ramesses II of Egypt during the centuries of 1500 to 1200 BC. Shows how powerful states - stretching from western Iran to Greece and from Turkey to Sudan - jointly shaped the history, society, and culture of this region through both peaceful and military means Offers a straightforward narrative, current research, and rich illustrations Utilizes historical data from ancient Egyptians, Babylonians, Hittites, Mycenaeans, Canaanites, and others Considers all members of these ancient societies, from commoners to royalty - exploring everything from people’s eating habits to royal negotiations over diplomatic marriages

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9781405160698, titled "The Eastern Mediterranean in the Age of Ramesses II" | Blackwell Pub, December 4, 2007, cover price $143.95 | About this edition: The Eastern Mediterranean in the Age of Ramesses II offers a transnational perspective on the age of King Ramesses II of Egypt during the centuries of 1500 to 1200 BC.

Miscellaneous:

9780470696644 | Onl edition (John Wiley & Sons Inc, April 16, 2008), cover price $110.00

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Product Description: As the first known system of writing, the cuneiform symbols traced in Sumerian clay more than six millennia ago were once regarded as a simplistic and clumsy attempt to record in linear form the sounds of a spoken language. More recently, scholars have acknowledged that early Sumerian writing―far from being a primitive and flawed mechanism that would be "improved" by the Phoenicians and Greeks―in fact represented a complete written language system, not only meeting the daily needs of economic and government administration, but also providing a new means of understanding the world...read more

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9780801873898 | Johns Hopkins Univ Pr, November 17, 2003, cover price $44.00 | About this edition: As the first known system of writing, the cuneiform symbols traced in Sumerian clay more than six millennia ago were once regarded as a simplistic and clumsy attempt to record in linear form the sounds of a spoken language.

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Product Description: Why, if a loving God exists, are there "reasonable nonbelievers," people who fail to believe in God but through no fault of their own? In Part 1 of this book, the first full-length treatment of its topic, J. L. Schellenberg argues that when we notice how a relationship with God logically presupposes belief in God, we have grounds to conclude that there would be no reasonable nonbelievers if theism were true, and thus―given their existence―grounds for atheism...read more

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9780801473463 | Cornell Univ Pr, October 12, 2006, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: Why, if a loving God exists, are there "reasonable nonbelievers," people who fail to believe in God but through no fault of their own?

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Product Description: Uruk: the First City is the first fully historical analysis of the origins of the city and of the state in southern Mesopotamia,the region providing the earliest evidence in world history related to these seminal developments. Contrasting his approach -- which has been influenced by V...read more

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9781845531911 | Equinox, September 30, 2006, cover price $65.00 | About this edition: Uruk: the First City is the first fully historical analysis of the origins of the city and of the state in southern Mesopotamia,the region providing the earliest evidence in world history related to these seminal developments.

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9781845531935 | Equinox, August 30, 2006, cover price $24.95

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Product Description: Incorporating the latest scholarly research, the third edition of A History of the Ancient Near East ca. 3000–323 BC presents a comprehensive overview of the multicultural civilizations of the ancient Near East. Integrates the most up-to-date research, and includes a richer selection of supplementary materials Addresses the wide variety of political, social, and cultural developments in the ancient Near East Updated features include new “Key Debate” boxes at the end of each chapter to engage students with various perspectives on a range of critical issues; a comprehensive timeline of events; and 46 new illustrations, including 12 color photos Features a new chapter addressing governance and continuity in the region during the Persian Empire Offers in-depth, accessible discussions of key texts and sources, including the Bible and the Epic of Gilgamesh...read more

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9781405149105, titled "A History of the Ancient Near East: Ca. 3000-323 Bc" | 2 edition (Blackwell Pub, October 13, 2006), cover price $133.95 | About this edition: This book presents a clear, concise history of the extraordinary multicultural civilizations of the ancient Near East.
9780631225515, titled "A History of the Ancient Near East: Ca. 3000-323 Bc" | Blackwell Pub, June 1, 2003, cover price $62.95 | About this edition: This book presents a clear, concise history of the extraordinarily multicultural civilizations of the Ancient Near East.

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9781118718162, titled "A History of the Ancient Near East ca. 3000-323 BC" | 3 edition (Blackwell Pub, August 3, 2015), cover price $44.95 | About this edition: Incorporating the latest scholarly research, the third edition of A History of the Ancient Near East ca.
9780631225522 | Blackwell Pub, June 1, 2003, cover price $36.95 | About this edition: This book presents a clear, concise history of the extraordinarily multicultural civilizations of the Ancient Near East.

This is the first biography in English of King Hammurabi, who ruled Babylon from 1792 to 1750 BC and presents a rounded view of his accomplishments. Describes how Hammurabi dealt with powerful rivals and extended his kingdom. Draws on the King’s own writings and on diplomatic correspondence that has only recently become available. Explores the administration of the kingdom and the legacies of his rule, especially his legal code. Demonstrates how Hammurabi’s conquests irrevocably changed the political organization of the Near East, so that he was long remembered as one of the great kings of the past. Written to be accessible to a general audience.

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9781405126595 | Blackwell Pub, October 29, 2004, cover price $127.95 | About this edition: This is the first biography in English of King Hammurabi, who ruled Babylon from 1792 to 1750 BC and presents a rounded view of his accomplishments.

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9781405126601 | Blackwell Pub, October 29, 2004, cover price $47.95 | About this edition: This is the first biography in English of King Hammurabi, who ruled Babylon from 1792 to 1750 BC and presents a rounded view of his accomplishments.

Miscellaneous:

9780470695340 | Blackwell Pub, May 9, 2005, cover price $97.95

Miscellaneous:

9780470696095 | Onl edition (John Wiley & Sons Inc, February 28, 2005), cover price $110.00

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Product Description: The essays included in this volume analyze important historical texts from various regions of the Ancient Near East. The distinguished Italian historian Mario Liverani suggests that these historiographical texts were of a "true" historical nature and that their literary forms achieved their intended results...read more

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9780801443336 | Cornell Univ Pr, August 31, 2004, cover price $99.95 | About this edition: The essays included in this volume analyze important historical texts from various regions of the Ancient Near East.

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Product Description: Urban history starts in ancient Mesopotamia. In this volume Marc Van de Mieroop examines the evolution of the very earliest cities which, for millennia, inspired the rest of the ancient world. The author argues that the city determined every aspect of Mesopotamian civilization, and the political and social structure, economy, literature, and arts of Mesopotamian culture cannot be understood without acknowledging their urban background...read more

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9780198150626 | Oxford Univ Pr, February 12, 1998, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: Urban history starts in ancient Mesopotamia.

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9780198152866 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, December 9, 1999, cover price $83.00 | About this edition: Urban history starts in ancient Mesopotamia.

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Product Description: Cuneiform Texts and the Writing of History discusses how the abundant Mesopotamian cuneiform text sources can be used for the study of various aspects of history: political, social, economic and gender. Marc Van De Mieroop provides a student-friendly introduction to the subject and:* criticises disciplinary methodologies which are often informed by a desire to write a history of events* scrutinises the intellectual background of historical writings* examines how Mesopotamia's position as the 'other' in Classical and Biblical writings has influenced scholarship* illustrates approaches with examples taken from the entirety of Mesopotamian history...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780415195324 | Routledge, August 1, 1999, cover price $135.00 | About this edition: Cuneiform Texts and the Writing of History discusses how the abundant Mesopotamian cuneiform text sources can be used for the study of various aspects of history: political, social, economic and gender.

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9780415195331 | Routledge, August 1, 1999, cover price $36.95 | About this edition: Cuneiform Texts and the Writing of History discusses how the abundant Mesopotamian cuneiform text sources can be used for the study of various aspects of history: political, social, economic and gender.

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