Modern-day archaeological discoveries in the Near East continue to
illuminate man's understanding of the ancient world. This
illustrated handbook describes the culture, history, and people of
Mesopotamia, as well as their struggle for survival and happiness.
Stephen Bertman is Professor Emeritus of Classical Studies at the University of Windsor, Ontario and adjunct lecturer in art history at the University of Michigan, Dearborn. His publications include Doorways Through Time: The Romance of Archaeology.