Table of Contents for Eyewitness Mesopotamia


Land between two rivers
6(2)
Sumerian city--states
8(2)
Mighty rulers
10(2)
The story of writing
12(2)
Gods and goddesses
14(2)
City life
16(2)
Country life
18(2)
Death and burial
20(2)
Akkad's rise and fall
22(2)
Ziggurats and temples
24(2)
Games, music, and sports
26(2)
Crafts and technology
28(2)
The rise of Babylon
30(2)
Learning and scholars
32(2)
Wider horizons
34(2)
Trade and commerce
36(2)
Transportation and travel
38(2)
The Assyrian Empire
40(2)
Ancient warfare
42(2)
The art of hunting
44(2)
Assyrian palaces
46(2)
The epic of Gilgamesh
48(2)
Assyrian knowledge
50(2)
Babylon reborn
52(2)
At the center of the world
54(2)
The Persians
56(2)
The classical age
58(2)
The Islamic age
60(2)
Uncovering the past
62(2)
Timeline of Mesopotamia
64(2)
A to Z of famous people
66(2)
A to Z of ancient sites
68(2)
Glossary 70(2)
Index 72