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Thinking, Recording, and Writing History in the Ancient World Kurt A Raaflaub

Thinking, Recording, and Writing History in the Ancient World

Kurt A Raaflaub

Published January 28th 2014
ISBN : 9781118412503
Hardcover
440 pages
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Thinking, Recording, and Writing History in the Ancient World presents a cross-cultural comparison of the ways in which ancient civilizations thought about the past and recorded their own histories.Written by an international group of scholarsMoreThinking, Recording, and Writing History in the Ancient World presents a cross-cultural comparison of the ways in which ancient civilizations thought about the past and recorded their own histories.Written by an international group of scholars working in many disciplinesTruly cross-cultural, covering historical thinking and writing in ancient or early cultures across in East, South, and West Asia, the Mediterranean, and the AmericasIncludes historiography shaped by religious perspectives, including Judaism, early Christianity, Islam, and Buddhism