130.214.01, Fall 2022

Schwartz, Glenn, Fall 2022
Eisenhower Reserves
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Guillermo Algaze. 2008.

Algaze, Guillermo, 1954-

"In Ancient Mesopotamia at the Dawn of Civilization, Guillermo Algaze draws on the work of modern economic geographers to explore how the unique river-based ecology and geography of the Tigris-Euphrates alluvium impacted the development of cities in southern Mesopotamia."--BOOK…
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HT114.A524 2008 c. 1

Archaic states Book , Print in English

edited by Gary M. Feinman and Joyce Marcus. 1998.

"In this volume, the authors highlight the diversity and instability of ancient states and how widely they have varied through time and across space. Archaic States presents new comparative studies of early states in the Old and New Worlds, including the Near East, India and…
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GN492.6.A72 1998 c. 1
Kathryn A. Bard. 2008.

Bard, Kathryn A.

"This book guides the reader from Egypt's prehistoric past through the pharaonic dynasties and the Greco-Roman Period by providing an overview of ancient Egyptian culture, its monuments, and civilization. The text is enriched by more than 120 color and black-and-white…
Eisenhower B Level

DT60.B373 2008 c. 1
Kathryn A. Bard. 2015

Bard, Kathryn A.,

"This student-friendly introduction to the archaeology of ancient Egypt guides readers from the Paleolithic to the Greco-Roman periods, and has now been updated to include recent discoveries and new illustrations. Superbly illustrated with photographs, maps, and site plans, with…
Eisenhower B Level

DT60.B373 2015 c. 1
George L. Cowgill, Arizona State University. 2015

Cowgill, George L.

This is the first comprehensive English-language book on the largest city in the Americas before the 1400s. Teotihuacan is a UNESCO world heritage site, located in highland central Mexico, about twenty-five miles from Mexico City, visited by millions of tourists every year. The…
Eisenhower B Level

F1219.1.T27 C69 2015 c. 1
edited by Brian A. Brown and Marian H. Feldman. 2014

Critical Approaches to Ancient Near Eastern Art concentrates on the visual, material, and built aspects of the Ancient Near East from the fourth millennium BCE to the Hellenistic period. Presenting innovative theoretical approaches to Ancient Near Eastern art history, this volume…
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Checked out
Due: Mar 26 2023
N5345 .C76 2014 c. 2
Eisenhower D Level

N5345 .C76 2014 c. 1
Arthur Demarest. 2004.

Demarest, Arthur Andrew.

The mystery and the challenge of the ancient Maya -- Background : geography, chronology, and theoretical perspective -- The exploration and archaeology of the Maya : a brief history -- Obscure beginnings and the Preclassic florescence…
Eisenhower B Level

F1435.D44 2004 c. 1

The classic Maya Book , Print in English

Stephen D. Houston, Takeshi Inomata. 2009.

Houston, Stephen D.

Pt. I. Setting -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Sociality -- 3. Beginnings -- 4. Classic Period -- Pt. II. Social Actors -- 5. Kings and Queens, Courts and Palaces -- 6. Nobles -- 7. Gods, Supernaturals, and Ancestors -- 8. Farmers -- 9. Craftspeople and Traders -- 10. End of an Era.
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F1435 .H795 2009 c. 2
Eisenhower B Level

F1435 .H795 2009 c. 1
Jonathan Mark Kenoyer. 1998

Kenoyer, Jonathan M.

Origins of urban society -- Indus cities, towns and villages -- The Indus script and its uses -- Rulers and traders of the Indus cities -- Religious art and symbols -- People and professions -- Technology and crafts -- Decline and legacy of the Indus cities.
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DS425.K46 1998 QUARTO c. 2
Li Liu. 2007.

Liu, Li.

Setting the scene -- The changing environmental contexts of China's first complex societies -- Household subsistence and ritual -- Spatial organization and social relations in communities -- Community burial patterns…
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GN776.32.C6 L58 2007 c. 1
edited by James L. Fitzsimmons and Izumi Shimada. 2011.

1. Introduction / Izumi Shimada -- 2. Role of Dead Bodies in Late Classic Maya Politics: Cross-Cultural Reflections on the Meaning of Tikal Altar 5 / Estella Weiss-Krejci…
Eisenhower B Level

F1435.3.M6 L58 2011 c. 1
edited by Julia A. Hendon and Rosemary A. Joyce. 2004.

Mesoamerica: a working model for archaeology / Rosemary A. Joyce -- Mesoamerica goes public: early ceremonial centers, leaders, and communities / John E. Clark -- Shared art styles and long-distance contact in early Mesoamerica / Richard G. Lesure…
Eisenhower B Level

F1435.M557 2004 c. 1
Deborah I. Olszewski. 2016

Olszewski, Deborah.

Acquiring and Interpreting Data in Archaeology -- Humanity's Roots -- Becoming Human -- A World of Modern Humans -- Hunting, Gathering, Foraging, and Farming -- The North American Southwest -- Eastern North America -- Early Dynastic Mesopotamia…
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GN740.O48 2016 c. 1

The Oxford history of ancient Egypt Book , Print in English

edited by Ian Shaw. 2000.

"The Oxford History of Ancient Egypt is the only history to provide detailed historical coverage of Egypt from the early Stone Age to its incorporation into the Roman Empire. The essays and beautiful illustrations portray the emergence and development of the distinctive…
Eisenhower B Level

Checked out
Due: May 17 2023
DT83.O95 2000 c. 2

The Oxford history of ancient Egypt Book , Print in English

edited by Ian Shaw. 2003.

"The Oxford History of Ancient Egypt is the only history to provide detailed historical coverage of Egypt from the early Stone Age to its incorporation into the Roman Empire. The essays and beautiful illustrations portray the emergence and development of the distinctive…
Eisenhower B Level

Checked out
Due: May 15 2023
DT83.O95 2003 c. 1
Gregory L. Possehl. 2002.

Possehl, Gregory L.

Ancient Indian civilization -- The beginnings of the Indus age -- The Indus civilization -- The technology of the Indus age -- The architecture of the Indus age -- The art of the Indus civilization -- The Indus script -- Indus religion…
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DS425.P64 2002 QUARTO c. 2
1. Merchants, Markets, and Exchange in the Pre-Columbian World / Joanne Pillsbury -- 2. Cooperation and the Moral Economy of the Marketplace / Richard E. Blanton -- 3. Merchants and Merchandise: The Archaeology of Aztec Commerce at Otumba, Mexico / Deborah L. Nichols…
Eisenhower B Level

Checked out
Due: May 31 2023
F1219.3.C6 P74 2010 QUARTO c. 1
edited by Patricia A. McAnany, Norman Yoffee. 2010.

Why we question collapse and study human resilience, ecological vulnerability, and the aftermath of empire / Patricia A. NcAnany and Norman Yoffee -- Ecological catastrophe, collapse, and the myth of "ecocide" on Rapa Nui (Easter Island) / Terry L. Hunt and Carl P. Lipo…
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CC72.4.Q44 2010 c. 1
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Due: Apr 25 2023
CC72.4 .Q44 2010

Ancient civilizations Book , Print in English

Chris Scarre, Brian M. Fagan. 2016

Scarre, Christopher,

"Ancient Civilizations offers a comprehensive and straightforward account of the world's first civilizations and how they were discovered, drawing on many avenues of inquiry including archaeological excavations, surveys, laboratory work, highly specialized scientific…
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CB311 .S33 2016 c. 2

The Sumerian world Book , Print in English

edited by Harriet Crawford. 2013.

pt. I Background -- 1. Physical geography / Jennifer R. Pournelle -- 2. Hydraulic landscapes and irrigation systems of Sumer / Tony J. Wilkinson -- 3. Sumerian agriculture and land management / Magnus Widell -- 4. end of prehistory and the Uruk period / Guillermo Algaze…
Eisenhower B Level

DS72 .S86 2013 c. 1
edited by Emily Teeter. ©2011.

University of Chicago. Oriental Institute. Museum.

1. Sequence Dating and Predynastic Chronology / Stan Hendrickx -- 2. Petrie and the Discovery of Earliest Egypt / Patricia Spencer -- 3. Political Organization of Egypt in the Predynastic Period / Branislav Andelkovic -- 4. Hierakonpolis / Renee Friedman…
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GN865.E3 U65 2011 QUARTO c. 1
edited by Christopher Woods with the assistance of Geoff Emberling & Emily Teeter. 2015

This unique exhibit is the result of collaborative efforts of more than twenty authors and loans from five museums. It focuses on the independent invention of writing in at least four different places in the Old world and Mesoamerica with the earliest texts of Uruk, Mesopotamia…
Eisenhower D Level Blue Labels

P211.3.M628 V57 2015 QUARTO c. 1
David Webster. 2002.

Webster, David L., 1943-

1. New dawn -- 2. The Maya mystique -- 3. Civilization and the Maya -- 4. Mesoamerican civilization and the Maya -- 5. The classic Maya, or what collapsed -- 6. Imagining the collapse -- 7. Explaining the collapse -- 8. Many kingdoms, many fates…
Eisenhower B Level

F1435.W425 2002 c. 1
Robert J. Wenke, Deborah I. Olszewski. 2007.

Wenke, Robert J.

Prehistory, history, and archaeology -- Fundamentals of archaeology -- The origins of culture -- The origins of Homo sapiens sapiens -- The first Americans -- The origins of agriculture -- The evolution of complex societies -- Origins of complex societies in southwest Asia…
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Checked out
Due: Jan 17 2024
GN740.W46 2007 c. 1

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