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The Resource The dawn of civilization : the first world survey of human cultures in early times, texts by Grahame Clark [and others]; edited by Stuart Piggott

The dawn of civilization : the first world survey of human cultures in early times, texts by Grahame Clark [and others]; edited by Stuart Piggott

Label
The dawn of civilization : the first world survey of human cultures in early times
Title
The dawn of civilization
Title remainder
the first world survey of human cultures in early times
Statement of responsibility
texts by Grahame Clark [and others]; edited by Stuart Piggott
Contributor
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Deliberately planned as a co-operative inquiry into the human past. What, if anything, can be said in general about the achievements and failures of man before history, takes up the Tale? We can perceive the history of technology, making and doing as expressed in material objects
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
901.91
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • CB301
  • GN400
  • CB301
LC item number
  • .P5 1961
  • .P53
  • .D38 1961
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1907-1995
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Clark, Grahame
  • Piggott, Stuart
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Civilization, Ancient
  • Civilization, Ancient
  • Civilización antigua
Label
The dawn of civilization : the first world survey of human cultures in early times, texts by Grahame Clark [and others]; edited by Stuart Piggott
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 389-391)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • M. E. L. Mallowan
  • The rise of the god-kings
  • Cyril Aldred
  • The first merchant venturers
  • William Culican
  • Melting pot of peoples
  • Seton Lloyd
  • The home of the heroes
  • M. S. F. Hood
  • Ancient India
  • Introduction:
  • Mortimer Wheeler
  • A cycle of Cathay
  • William Watson
  • The sea-locked lands
  • Anthony Christie
  • The royal hordes
  • E. D. Phillips
  • Barbarian Europe
  • T. G. E. Powell
  • The crimson-tipped flower
  • The man-made world
  • G. H. S. Bushnell
  • Epilogue: the heritage of man
  • Stuart Piggott
  • The first half-million years
  • Grahame Clark
  • Roots in the soil
  • James Mellaart
  • The birth of written history
Control code
ocm00233199
Dimensions
36 cm
Extent
403 pages
Lccn
61011703
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 3804
  • (OCoLC)00233199
Label
The dawn of civilization : the first world survey of human cultures in early times, texts by Grahame Clark [and others]; edited by Stuart Piggott
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 389-391)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • M. E. L. Mallowan
  • The rise of the god-kings
  • Cyril Aldred
  • The first merchant venturers
  • William Culican
  • Melting pot of peoples
  • Seton Lloyd
  • The home of the heroes
  • M. S. F. Hood
  • Ancient India
  • Introduction:
  • Mortimer Wheeler
  • A cycle of Cathay
  • William Watson
  • The sea-locked lands
  • Anthony Christie
  • The royal hordes
  • E. D. Phillips
  • Barbarian Europe
  • T. G. E. Powell
  • The crimson-tipped flower
  • The man-made world
  • G. H. S. Bushnell
  • Epilogue: the heritage of man
  • Stuart Piggott
  • The first half-million years
  • Grahame Clark
  • Roots in the soil
  • James Mellaart
  • The birth of written history
Control code
ocm00233199
Dimensions
36 cm
Extent
403 pages
Lccn
61011703
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 3804
  • (OCoLC)00233199

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