Our Oriental Heritage

Our Oriental Heritage

Audiobook on MP3 CD - 2013
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The first volume of Will Durant's Pulitzer Prize-winning series, Our Oriental Heritage: The Story of Civilization, Volume I chronicles the early history of Egypt, the Middle East, and Asia. In this masterful work, readers will encounter: Sumeria, birthplace of the first cities and written lawsthe Egyptians, who perfected monumental architecture, medicine, and mummification more than 3,500 years agothe Babylonians, who developed astronomy and physics, and planted the seeds of Western mythologythe Judeans, who preserved their culture forever in the immortal books of the Old Testamentthe Persians, who ruled the largest empire in recorded history before RomeIndian philosophy, Chinese philosophers, and Japanese samurais
Publisher: Ashland : Blackstone Audio, Inc., 2013
ISBN: 9781482941098
1482941090
Branch Call Number: TB 909 DUR NVD
Characteristics: 4 sound discs (ca. 50 hr., 30 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in
Additional Contributors: Blackstone Audio, Inc

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