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This book presents a revised model of the historical geography of Anatolia during the Old Assyrian Colony Period c 1969 1715 BC based on topographical, archaeological and written records It challenges traditional views of Anatolian geography by using arguments based on logistics, infrastructure and the organisation of trade, and suggests a new interpretation focussed on central markets, fluctuating prices and interlocking regional systems of exchange The historical implications of this revised geography for Old Assyrian and early Hittite history and Bronze Age archaeology are also extensively discussed The book contains translations and discussions of passages from hundreds of published and unpublished Old Assyrian texts and provides a comprehensive inventory of Anatolian toponyms, accompanied by numerous photographs and maps....

Title : A Historical Geography of Anatolia in the Old Assyrian Colony Period (Carsten Niebuhr Institute Publications)
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ISBN : 8763536455
Format Type : Hardcover
Language : English
Publisher : Museum Tusculanum Press January 17, 2011
Number of Pages : 537 pages
File Size : 765 KB
Status : Available For Download
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  • Simone Glasgow
    2019-05-07 16:56

    well written, well organized, and well bound...very happy with purchase