5 edition of Empires of the plain found in the catalog.
Empires of the plain
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|LC Classifications||CC97.I72 A35 2003|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xxiii, 424 p. :|
|Number of Pages||424|
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Empires of the Plain: Henry Rawlinson and the lost languages of Babylon by Lesley Adkins; 7 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Akkadian Cuneiform inscriptions, Antiquities, Archaeology, Assyriologists, Biography, Cuneiform.
Empires of the Plain is is a highly topical book, because it is set in Afghanistan, Iran, Iraq and India. As such, it is an essential read for anyone wanting to understand the historical background of this region in the early- to mid-nineteenth century.
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