Antiquity: Greeks and Romans in Context provides a chronological introduction to the history of ancient Mediterranean civilizations within the larger context of its contemporary Eurasian world.
- Innovative approach organizes Greek and Roman history into a single chronology
- Combines the traditional historical story with subjects that are central to modern research into the ancient world including a range of social, cultural, and political topics
- Facilitates an understanding of the ancient Mediterranean world as a unity, just as the Mediterranean world is in its turn presented as part of a larger whole
- Covers the entire ancient Mediterranean world from pre-history through to the rise of Islam in the seventh century A.D.
- Features a diverse collection of images, maps, diagrams, tables, and a chronological chart to aid comprehension
- English translation of a well-known Dutch book, De oudheid, now in its third edition
Keywords: Ancient & Classical History, De Oudheid Grieken en Romeinen in de context van de wereldgeschiedeni.Ancient Greek culture, Ancient Greek History, Ancient Rome, Ancient Roman culture, Ancient Roman history, Ancient History, Ancient Mediterranean History, Paleolithic, Neolithic, Early civilization, Western Asia and Egypt in the Bronze Age, Aegean, Bronze Age, sociocultural history, geopolitical history, Greek men, Greek women, Roman men, Roman women, textbook, Ancient Civilization, Ancient Near East, Ancient World, Eurasian history, Classics, Western Civilization, Dutch book, translation, Archaic, Classical, Hellenistic, Roman imperial, socio-economic, survey, synchronistic