By: HYLAND, Ann
USA, Praeger: 2003
Edition: First American Edition
Seller ID: 040707
Condition: Almost 'As New'
The horse has played a vital part in the development of all major civilisations. In this book Ann Hyland recounts its role in the ancient world, concentrating on the Near and Middle East and adjacent territories by working from archaeological, literary, illustrative and historical sources. Scattered though references are, as the time-span from 2300 B.C. to 300 B.C. unfolds certain trends of continuity emerge, xxi, 210 pages,  pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm. Foreword by Professor F. W. Walbank. An almost 'as new' copy - only defect - a prvious owner's name to the ffep. We s... View More...