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Envisioning the past through memories [electronic resource] : how memory shaped ancient Near Eastern societies / edited by Davide Nadali.

Publication:
London : Bloomsbury Academic, 2016.
Series:
Cultural memory and history in antiquity ; v. iii
Classical Studies & Archaeology 2016
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource.
Subjects:
Collective memory -- Middle East -- History.
Middle East -- Civilization -- To 622.
Contents:
Preserving the memory of the mythical origins : the king's role between tradition and innovation / by Paolo Matthiae
The emergence of writing and the construction of cultural memory in Egypt / by Federico Contardi
Community and individuals : how memory affects public and private life in the ancient Near East / by Davide Nadali
Embodying the memory of the royal ancestors in western Syria during the third and second millennia BC : the case of Ebla and Qatna / by Nicola Laneri
The historical memory of the late bronze age in the neo-Assyrian palace reliefs / by Mehmet-Ali Ata
Prioritized presence : rulers' images in the neo-Assyrian palace as devices of elite ideological memory / by Amy Gansell
The many falls of Babylon and the shape of forgetting / by Seth Richardson
War remembrance narrative : negotiation of memory and oblivion in the Mesopotamian art / by Silvana Di Paolo
From ancient Egypt to the Mississippi Delta : a comparative approach to cultural memory and forgetting / by Martin Bommas.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references.
Description based on print version record and CIP data provided by publisher; resource not viewed.
Electronic reproduction. London : Bloomsbury Publishing, 2014. Available via World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreement. s2014 dcunns
Contributor:
Nadali, Davide, editor.
Other format:
Print version: Envisioning the past through memories
Original
ISBN:
9781474223997 (online)
9781474223966 (hardback)
9781474223973 (electronic book)
9781474223980 (PDF)
Access Restriction:
Restricted for use by site license.
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