Cyprus' position at the eastern end of the Mediterranean has always played a vital role in the island's history. Poised between the major civilizations of the ancient world Mesopotamia, Assyria, and Persia in the east, Egypt to the south, and Greece and Rome in the west. Cyprus developed a unique and distinctive culture. This concise survey is an introduction to the art and culture of ancient Cyprus, from the time of the first settlers around 7000 BC to the end of the Roman period in the late fourth century AD.
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Book Description British Museum Press, UK, 1987. Soft Cover. Book Condition: New. British Museum, second edition 1997. Introduces the art and culture of ancient Cyprus from the time of the first human presence around 8800 BC to the end of the Roman period in the late fourth century AD. Includes archaeological discoveries, artifacts, and antiquities from the British Museum. Fully illustrated. Size: 7 1/2 x 9 1/2. Bookseller Inventory # 006300-27
Book Description BRITISH MUSEUM PRESS, 1997. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110714121207
Book Description BRITISH MUSEUM PRESS, 1997. Paperback. Book Condition: New. New item. Bookseller Inventory # QX-156-70-7389707