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The Resource In the land of a thousand gods : a history of Asia Minor in the ancient world, Christian Marek, in collaboration with Peter Frei ; translated by Steven Rendall

In the land of a thousand gods : a history of Asia Minor in the ancient world, Christian Marek, in collaboration with Peter Frei ; translated by Steven Rendall

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In the land of a thousand gods : a history of Asia Minor in the ancient world
Title
In the land of a thousand gods
Title remainder
a history of Asia Minor in the ancient world
Statement of responsibility
Christian Marek, in collaboration with Peter Frei ; translated by Steven Rendall
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  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Summary
This monumental book provides the first comprehensive history of Asia Minor from prehistory to the Roman imperial period. In this English-language edition of the critically acclaimed German book, Christian Marek masterfully employs ancient sources to illuminate civic institutions, urban and rural society, agriculture, trade and money, the influential Greek writers of the Second Sophistic, the notoriously bloody exhibitions of the gladiatorial arena, and more
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DLC
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1950-
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Marek, Christian
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Language note
"First published in German under the title Geschichte Kleinasiens in der Antike, by Christian Marek, © Verlag C.H. Beck oHG, München 2010."
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1925-
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  • Frei, Peter
  • Rendall, Steven
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  • Turkey
  • Turquie
  • 15.75 history of Asia
  • Turkey
  • Anatolien
  • 15.75 history of Asia
Label
In the land of a thousand gods : a history of Asia Minor in the ancient world, Christian Marek, in collaboration with Peter Frei ; translated by Steven Rendall
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"First published in German under the title Geschichte Kleinasiens in der Antike, by Christian Marek, © Verlag C.H. Beck oHG, München 2010."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 691-725) and index
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volume
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  • nc
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rdacarrier
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text
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  • txt
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rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : Anatolia between east and west -- Modern fieldwork in Asia Minor -- From prehistory to the oldest written culture -- The late Bronze and Iron Age -- The western Persian Empire and the world of the Greeks in Asia Minor (547/546 to 333 BCE) -- Monarchies, vassals, and cities from Alexander's Empire to the Pax Romana (331 BCE to 31 BCE) -- Imperium Romanum : the provinces from Augustus to Aurelian -- Asia Minor and imperial administration under the principate -- Economic, socio-political, and cultural conditions in the provinces of the Imperial Period -- Epilogue and outlook
Control code
930068048
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xix, 797 pages
Isbn
9780691182902
Lccn
2015039751
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
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  • n
Note
WorldCat record variable field(s) change: 651
Other control number
40026238085
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
unspecified
System control number
(OCoLC)930068048
Label
In the land of a thousand gods : a history of Asia Minor in the ancient world, Christian Marek, in collaboration with Peter Frei ; translated by Steven Rendall
Publication
Note
"First published in German under the title Geschichte Kleinasiens in der Antike, by Christian Marek, © Verlag C.H. Beck oHG, München 2010."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 691-725) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : Anatolia between east and west -- Modern fieldwork in Asia Minor -- From prehistory to the oldest written culture -- The late Bronze and Iron Age -- The western Persian Empire and the world of the Greeks in Asia Minor (547/546 to 333 BCE) -- Monarchies, vassals, and cities from Alexander's Empire to the Pax Romana (331 BCE to 31 BCE) -- Imperium Romanum : the provinces from Augustus to Aurelian -- Asia Minor and imperial administration under the principate -- Economic, socio-political, and cultural conditions in the provinces of the Imperial Period -- Epilogue and outlook
Control code
930068048
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xix, 797 pages
Isbn
9780691182902
Lccn
2015039751
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
WorldCat record variable field(s) change: 651
Other control number
40026238085
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
unspecified
System control number
(OCoLC)930068048

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