The Kingfisher Atlas of the Ancient World

The Kingfisher Atlas of the Ancient World

Book - 2006
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Featuring seventeen beautiful hand-illustrated maps and packed with eye-opening information about ancient civilizations and peoples, this is an unbeatable pictorial guide to what the world was like between 10,000 B.C. and A.D. 1000. Each stunning map shows the major sites from a particular civilization or group of civilizations, with their cities, temples, palaces, farmers, and traders brought vividly to life with detailed picture symbols. Feature spreads use photographs of cultural and architectural artifacts, as well as additional information, to focus in greater depth on the key cultures of Egypt, Greece, and Rome.

Publisher: Boston : Kingfisher, 2006.
ISBN: 9780753459140
Branch Call Number: J 913 Ada
Characteristics: 44 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps ; 31 cm
Additional Contributors: Anderson Geographics Limited
Alternative Title: Atlas of the ancient world


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Aug 05, 2016

This was well illustrated,but it was incomplete! For Central America it started at 500 B.C.! This was published in 2006, and far as I know information about the Olmec dating back to at least 1500 B.C. was well established.OTHER than that it was a 5-star!

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