This volume gathers brand new essays from some of the most
respected scholars of ancient history, archaeology, and physical
anthropology to create an engaging overview of the lives of women
in antiquity. The book is divided into ten sections, nine
focusing on a particular area, and also includes almost 200
images, maps, and charts. The sections cover Mesopotamia, Egypt,
Anatolia, Cyprus, the Levant, the Aegean, Italy, and Western... more...