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By I. E. S. Edwards, C. J. Gadd, N. G. L. Hammond, E. Sollberger

Quantity II, half II bargains with the heritage of the zone from approximately 1380 to one thousand B.C., and comprises money owed of Akhenaten and the Amarna 'revolution' in Egypt, the growth and ultimate decline of the Mycenaean civilization in Greece, the exodus and wanderings of the Israelites, and the Asstrian and Hittite empires.

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