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The Ancient Mediterranean


About the Course:

Prehistory to 800 CE. History 4A introduces students to the histories of the ancient Near East, North Africa and Europe, an understanding of which is important for studying later European history. Lectures and readings examine cultural, economic, intellectual, military, political, religious, and other aspects of the period. Weekly small group sections in which students discuss historical sources and methods are an essential part of this course.


No pre-requisites have been entered for this course.


View the course’s Canvas page or the instructor’s page for documents: Elizabeth DePalma Digeser   

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