Courses: Great Empires of Anc Near East (HISTB244001)

Spring 2012

Class Number: 1927
A survey of the history, material culture, political and religious ideologies of, and interactions among, the five great empires of the ancient Near East of the second and first millennia B.C.E.: New Kingdom Egypt, the Hittite Empire in Anatolia, the Assyrian and Babylonian Empires in Mesopotamia, and the Persian Empire in Iran.
Div: III; Approach: Inquiry into the Past (IP), Cross-Cultural Analysis (CC); Haverford: Humanities (HU)
Enrollment limit: 20;

Fulfills: Class Nbr: 1927 Div: III; IPCC ; HU


History (Web site)

Taught By



Bryn Mawr, CARP21

Meeting Times

TTH 12:45pm-2:15pm