Item description for A History of the Animal World in the Ancient Near East (Handbook of Oriental Studies/Handbuch Der Orientalistik) by Billie Jean Collins...
This title concerns man's contact with the animal world: sacrifice, sacred animals, diet, and domestication. Chapters on art, literature, religion and animal husbandry reveal a picture of the complex relationships between the peoples of the Ancient Near East and (their) animals.
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Studio: Brill Academic Publishers
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 1.5" Width: 6.5" Height: 9.75" Weight: 2.75 lbs.
Release Date Dec 1, 2001
Publisher Brill Academic Publishers
ISBN 9004121269 ISBN13 9789004121263