By Andrew Erskine
- Examines the sorts of proof, difficulties, ways, and significant issues within the examine of historic history
- Comprises greater than forty essays, written by way of best overseas scholars
- Moves past the first concentrate on Greece and Rome with insurance of many of the cultures in the old Mediterranean
- Draws at the most up-to-date study within the field
- Provides a necessary source for any scholar of old history
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A Companion to Ancient History (Blackwell Companions to the Ancient World) by Andrew Erskine