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Author Somervill, Barbara A.

Title Empires of ancient Mesopotamia / Barbara A. Somervill ; Leslie Schramer, historical consultant
Published New York : Chelsea House Publishers, [2010]
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Description 1 online resource (152 pages) : color illustrations
Series Great empires of the past
Great empires of the past.
Contents From farm to city -- From Sargon to Hammurabi -- The final years of power -- Society and culture -- Sumerian culture -- Babylonian culture -- Assyrian culture
Summary Mesopotamia, the land between the Tigris and the Euphrates rivers, was the site of the world's first stable civilizations, including Sumer, Babylonia, and Assyria. This title details the development of this area, the growth of its city-states, the daily life of its people, and how their influence is still felt today
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 137-139) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Iraq -- Civilization -- To 634 -- Juvenile literature.
Genre/Form Juvenile works.
Form Electronic book
Author Schramer, Leslie
ISBN 1438128851 (electronic bk.)
9781438128856 (electronic bk.)
(acid-free paper)