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The kingdom of the Hittites, Trevor Bryce

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The kingdom of the Hittites
Title
The kingdom of the Hittites
Statement of responsibility
Trevor Bryce
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In the fourteenth century BC the Hittites became the supreme political and military power in the Near East. How did they achieve their supremacy? How successful were they in maintaining it? What brought about their collapse and disappearance? This comprehensive history of the Hittite kingdom examines recent archaeological discoveries and original texts, giving the ancient Hittites the opportunity to speak to the modern reader for themselves
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Committed to retain
Cataloging source
DLC
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1940-
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Bryce, Trevor
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DS66
LC item number
.B75 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Hittites
Label
The kingdom of the Hittites, Trevor Bryce
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [428]-454) and index
Contents
The origins of the Hittites -- Anatolia in the Assyrian Colony period -- Territories and early rivals of Hatti -- The foundations of the kingdom: the reigns of Labarna and Hattusili I -- The struggles for the royal succession: from Mursili I to Muwatalli I -- A new era begins: from Tudhaliya I/II to Tudhaliya III -- The supremacy of Hatti: the reign of Suppiluliuma I -- A young king proves his worth: the reign of Mursili II -- The showdown with Egypt: the reign of Muwatalli II -- The ill-fated reign of the second-rank son: the reign of Urhi-Tesub -- Hatti and the world of international diplomacy: the reign of Hattusili III -- New enterprises, new threats: the reign of Tudhaliya IV -- The fall of the kingdom and its aftermath -- The Trojan War: myth or reality?
Control code
36759890
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiv, 464 p.
Isbn
9780199240104
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
97014411
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)36759890
Label
The kingdom of the Hittites, Trevor Bryce
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [428]-454) and index
Contents
The origins of the Hittites -- Anatolia in the Assyrian Colony period -- Territories and early rivals of Hatti -- The foundations of the kingdom: the reigns of Labarna and Hattusili I -- The struggles for the royal succession: from Mursili I to Muwatalli I -- A new era begins: from Tudhaliya I/II to Tudhaliya III -- The supremacy of Hatti: the reign of Suppiluliuma I -- A young king proves his worth: the reign of Mursili II -- The showdown with Egypt: the reign of Muwatalli II -- The ill-fated reign of the second-rank son: the reign of Urhi-Tesub -- Hatti and the world of international diplomacy: the reign of Hattusili III -- New enterprises, new threats: the reign of Tudhaliya IV -- The fall of the kingdom and its aftermath -- The Trojan War: myth or reality?
Control code
36759890
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiv, 464 p.
Isbn
9780199240104
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
97014411
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)36759890

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