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The Resource 1177 B.C. : the Year Civilization Collapsed, Eric H. Cline

1177 B.C. : the Year Civilization Collapsed, Eric H. Cline

Label
1177 B.C. : the Year Civilization Collapsed
Title
1177 B.C.
Title remainder
the Year Civilization Collapsed
Statement of responsibility
Eric H. Cline
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1177 B.C., marauding groups known only as the "Sea Peoples" invaded Egypt. The pharaoh's army and navy managed to defeat them, but the victory so weakened Egypt that it soon slid into decline, as did most of the surrounding civilizations. After centuries of brilliance, the civilized world of the Bronze Age came to an abrupt and cataclysmic end. Kingdoms fell like dominoes over the course of just a few decades. No more Minoans or Mycenaeans. No more Trojans, Hittites, or Babylonians. The thriving economy and cultures of the late second millennium B.C., which had stretched from Greece to Egy
Cataloging source
DEGRU
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Cline, Eric H
Government publication
other
Index
no index present
Language note
In English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Turning Points in Ancient History
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bronze age
  • Sea Peoples
  • Bronze age
  • Sea Peoples
  • Mediterranean Region
Target audience
specialized
Label
1177 B.C. : the Year Civilization Collapsed, Eric H. Cline
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • CHAPTER TWO. ACT II. AN (AEGEAN) AFFAIR TO REMEMBER: THE FOURTEENTH CENTURY BC
  • CHAPTER THREE. ACT III. FIGHTING FOR GODS AND COUNTRY: THE THIRTEENTH CENTURY BC
  • CHAPTER FOUR. ACT IV. THE END OF AN ERA: THE TWELFTH CENTURY BC
  • CHAPTER FIVE. A "PERFECT STORM" OF CALAMITIES?
  • EPILOGUE: THE AFTERMATH
  • AFTERWORD TO THE PAPERBACK EDITION IN SEARCH OF A SMOKING GUN
  • DRAMATIS PERSONAE
  • NOTES
  • BIBLIOGRAPHY
  • INDEX
  • Frontmatter
  • Contents
  • Illustrations
  • Series Editor's Foreword
  • Preface
  • Acknowledgments
  • Prologue: THE COLLAPSE OF CIVILIZATIONS: 1177 BC
  • CHAPTER ONE. ACT I. OF ARMS AND THE MAN: THE FIFTEENTH CENTURY BC
Control code
on1013950746
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400874491
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.1515/9781400874491
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctvc63q99
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1013950746
Label
1177 B.C. : the Year Civilization Collapsed, Eric H. Cline
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • CHAPTER TWO. ACT II. AN (AEGEAN) AFFAIR TO REMEMBER: THE FOURTEENTH CENTURY BC
  • CHAPTER THREE. ACT III. FIGHTING FOR GODS AND COUNTRY: THE THIRTEENTH CENTURY BC
  • CHAPTER FOUR. ACT IV. THE END OF AN ERA: THE TWELFTH CENTURY BC
  • CHAPTER FIVE. A "PERFECT STORM" OF CALAMITIES?
  • EPILOGUE: THE AFTERMATH
  • AFTERWORD TO THE PAPERBACK EDITION IN SEARCH OF A SMOKING GUN
  • DRAMATIS PERSONAE
  • NOTES
  • BIBLIOGRAPHY
  • INDEX
  • Frontmatter
  • Contents
  • Illustrations
  • Series Editor's Foreword
  • Preface
  • Acknowledgments
  • Prologue: THE COLLAPSE OF CIVILIZATIONS: 1177 BC
  • CHAPTER ONE. ACT I. OF ARMS AND THE MAN: THE FIFTEENTH CENTURY BC
Control code
on1013950746
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400874491
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.1515/9781400874491
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctvc63q99
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1013950746

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