A Research Guide to the Ancient World: Print and Electronic by John M. Weeks,Jason de Medeiros

By John M. Weeks,Jason de Medeiros

The archaeological learn of the traditional international has turn into more and more well known in recent times. A examine consultant to the traditional international: Print and digital assets, is annotated bibliography. The research of the traditional international is generally, even supposing now not completely, thought of a department of the arts, together with archaeology, artwork background, languages, literature, philosophy, and similar cultural disciplines which think of the traditional cultures of the Mediterranean international, and adjoining Egypt and southwestern Asia. Chronologically the traditional international might expand from the start of the Bronze Age of historic Greece (ca. one thousand BCE) to the autumn of the Western Roman Empire (ca. 500 CE). This publication will shut the conventional topic hole among the arts (Classical international; Egyptology) and the social sciences (anthropological archaeology; close to East) within the examine of the traditional international. This publication is uniquely the one bibliographic source to be had for such holistic coverage.

The quantity involves 17 chapters and 7 appendixes, prepared in response to the conventional sorts of library examine fabrics (bibliographies, dictionaries, atlases, etc.). The appendixes are as a rule topic particular, together with graduate courses in historical experiences, stories from major archaeological websites, numismatics, and paleography and writing structures. those vast writer and topic indexes aid facilitate ease of use.

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