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HIST 107-108: Ancient & Medieval History


Course Description

This course treats the ancient and medieval Near East and European civilizations with a focus on ancient Egypt, classical Greece & Rome, and medieval western Europe. Athens in the 5th century B.C., the 1st-century B.C. Roman transition from Republic to Principate, the rise of Christianity, and medieval Christendom will receive special attention. Primary source readings will be the the chief vehicle for learning history in this course.

Required Texts

Hayes, Carlton J. H, and James H Hanscom. Ancient Civilizations : Prehistory to the Fall of Rome. New York (N.Y.): Macmillan, 1968.

School: High School

Department: History

Length: Full Year


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