Synopses & Reviews
Now completely revised, this bestselling historical atlas includes a chronological series of more than fifty maps and accompanying text tracing the movements of peoples in Europe, the Mediterranean area, and the Near East from 5000 b.c. to the fourth century a.d.
From 50,000 B.C. to the fourth century A.D. this atlas follows the ages of Stone, Bronze and Iron and trace the movements and cultural developments of Mesopotamians, Egyptians, Indians, Assyrians, Greeks, Persians, Celts, Etruscans, Goths, Romans and many other peoples.
About the Author
Colin McEvedy is the author of the companion volumes The New Penguin Atlas of Medieval History and The Penguin Atlas of North American History.
Table of Contents
The New Penguin Atlas of Ancient History Literacy
Towns and trade routes
1. Roman provinces
2. Notes on the construction of the maps
Index Map A
Index Map B