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Civilization : readings from Scientific American Brian M. Fagan

Civilization : readings from Scientific American

Brian M. Fagan

Published December 1st 1978
ISBN : 9780716710233
Hardcover
158 pages
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Contents:Adams. The origin of cities.--Kramer. The Sumerians.--Lamberg-Karlovsky and Lamberg-Karlovsky. An early city in Iran.--Millon. Teotihuacan.--Maddin, Muhly, and Wheeler. How the Iron Age began.--Piggott. The beginnings of wheeledMoreContents:Adams. The origin of cities.--Kramer. The Sumerians.--Lamberg-Karlovsky and Lamberg-Karlovsky. An early city in Iran.--Millon. Teotihuacán.--Maddin, Muhly, and Wheeler. How the Iron Age began.--Piggott. The beginnings of wheeled transport.--Humphrey and Pedley. Roman Carthage.--Biddle. The archaeology of Winchester.--Hammond. The planning of a Maya ceremonial center.--Sjoberg. The origin and evolution of cities.--Brown. Human food production as a process in the biosphere.--Nef. An early energy crisis and its consequences.--Davis. The migrations of human populations.