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The birthplace of ancient religions and civilization

by Campbell, John

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Published by s.n. in [S.l .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History, Ancient,
  • Histoire ancienne

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby J. Campbell.
    SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 00412, CIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 00412
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1 microfiche (18 fr.).
    Number of Pages18
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17988455M
    ISBN 100665004125

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    An outstanding book written about Alexandria Egypt. There are barely any books written on this old and historical city. Having lived there for 30 years,it certainly appealed to me to purchase this book. Rise and Fall of Alexandria is not only about the Ptolomies,and the library of Alexandria,or the Roman Empire. The first complex society appeared in fertile crescent between the Tigris and Euphrates Rivers founded in B.C. by the Sumerian people, Mesopotamia was the birthplace of religion. They believed in a polytheistic belief system focusing on anthropomorphic gods.


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