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History of Egypt, Chaldæa, Syria, Babylonia, and Assyria, Volume 7 (of 12)   By: (1846-1916)

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Maspero's comprehensive exploration of the ancient civilizations of Egypt, Chaldæa, Syria, Babylonia, and Assyria is a fascinating and informative read for anyone interested in the history of the Near East. The depth of research and breadth of knowledge displayed in this volume is truly impressive, providing readers with an in-depth understanding of the political, social, and cultural developments of these ancient societies.

One of the most striking aspects of Maspero's work is his ability to bring the past to life, weaving together historical facts with vivid descriptions and engaging storytelling. His meticulous attention to detail and clear, concise writing style make this book a pleasure to read, even for those unfamiliar with the subject matter.

Overall, History of Egypt, Chaldæa, Syria, Babylonia, and Assyria, Volume 7 is a valuable resource for scholars and history enthusiasts alike. Maspero's expertise and passion for the subject shine through in this well-researched and engaging account of the ancient Near East.

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HISTORY OF EGYPT CHALDEA, SYRIA, BABYLONIA, AND ASSYRIA

By G. MASPERO, Honorable Doctor of Civil Laws, and Fellow of Queen's College, Oxford; Member of the Institute and Professor at the College of France

Edited by A. H. SAYCE, Professor of Assyriology, Oxford

Translated by M. L. McCLURE, Member of the Committee of the Egypt Exploration Fund

CONTAINING OVER TWELVE HUNDRED COLORED PLATES AND ILLUSTRATIONS

Volume VII.

LONDON

THE GROLIER SOCIETY

PUBLISHERS

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THE ASSYRIAN REVIVAL AND THE STRUGGLE FOR SYRIA

ASSUR NAZIR PAL (885 860 B.C.) AND SHALMANESER III. (860 825 B.C.) THE KINGDOM OF URARTU AND ITS CONQUERING PRINCES: MENUAS AND ARGISTIS.

The line of Assyrian kings after Assurirba, and the Babylonian dynasties: the war between Rammân nirâri III. and Shamash mudammiq; his victories over Babylon; Tukulti ninip II. (890 885 B.C.) The empire at the accession of Assur nazir pal: the Assyrian army and the progress of military tactics; cavalry, military engines; the condition of Assyria's neighbours, methods of Assyrian conquest.

The first campaigns of Assur nazir pal in Nairi and on the Khabur (885 882 B... Continue reading book >>


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