October 11, 2012
Contrasting Egyptian and Greek Architecture
Both Egyptian and Greek art changed dramatically over short periods of time. Much of
the Greek art was influenced by Egyptian art and this can be seen
A wall relief from an Assyrian palace of the eighth century B.C.E. depicts Gilgamesh as a heroic figure holding a lion.
The Quest for Order
Mesopotamia: The Land between the Rivers
The Course of Empire
The Later Mesopotamian Empires
Anubis, the jackal-headed Egyptian god of mummification, prepares the mummy of a deceased worker for burial. This
painting comes from the wall of a tomb built about the thirteenth century B.C.E.
Early Agricultural Society in Africa
Sandstone bust of a distinguished man, perhaps a priest-king, from Mohenjo-daro.
Foundations of Harappan Society
Harappan Society and Culture
The Indo-European Migrations and Early Aryan India
The Aryans and India