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The story of extinct civilizations of the East

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^TSTl fST^ST! |*^^vr THE LIBRARY OF USEFUL STORIES F EASTTHE BY E..ANDERSON LIBRARY OF THE UNIVERSITY OF CALIFOR Class THE OF USEFUL STORIESLIBRARY MOABITE STONE.THE See 22.fifigp THE STORY OF EXTINCT CIVILIZATIONS OF THE EAST BY ROBERT E. ANDERSON, M.A., F.A.S. AUTHOR OF EARLY THE STUART ETC.ENGLAND, PERIOD, NEW YORK AND LONDON APPLETON AND COMPANYD. 1909 COPYRIGHT, 1896, AND COMPANY.BY D. APPLETON CONTENTS. CHAPTER PAGE INTRODUCTION 9 I. ORIGIN AND RACES OF MANKIND ... 13 II. AND BABYLONIACHALDEA 23 EGYPTIII ANCIENT . . . ... .45 IV AND HEBREWS . .HITTITES, PHOENICIANS, 67 V, THE ARABS 108 IRAN OR ANCIENT PERSIAVI. 138 INDEX 209 193711 ETC.MAPS, PAGE The Moabite Stone...... Frontispiece. . . . . . . .... IOHieroglyph Cuneiform inscription 27 Map Egypt .45......... 60Hieroglyph Khita 68Map .Spain 109 " Iran 139 " ... A noble end it is to into theinquire remains of and tolong-departed races, inquire, not and but an exam-by theory conjecture, by ination of actual facts/' PROF. D. D.MAHAFFY, "He it is of his creed thatsays part history we tellis could itpoetry aright." CARLYLE.EMERSON, speaking of EXTINCT CIVILIZATIONS OF THE EAST. INTRODUCTION. IN the two which atpresent century events, thetime seemed have increasedunimportant, vastly our severalknowledge regarding early king-very doms and to the ancient and me-which,empires were knowndiaeval name. Inhistorians, only by the Rosetta Stone was to1802, brought England, and III. to the British Mu-presented by George seum.
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^TSTl fST^ST! |*^^vr
THE LIBRARY OF
USEFUL STORIES
F EASTTHE
BY
E..ANDERSONLIBRARY
OF THE
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFOR
ClassTHE
OF USEFUL STORIESLIBRARYMOABITE STONE.THE
See 22.fifigpTHE STORY OF
EXTINCT CIVILIZATIONS
OF THE EAST
BY
ROBERT E. ANDERSON, M.A., F.A.S.
AUTHOR OF EARLY THE STUART ETC.ENGLAND, PERIOD,
NEW YORK AND LONDON
APPLETON AND COMPANYD.
1909COPYRIGHT, 1896,
AND COMPANY.BY D. APPLETONCONTENTS.
CHAPTER PAGE
INTRODUCTION 9
I. ORIGIN AND RACES OF MANKIND ... 13
II. AND BABYLONIACHALDEA 23
EGYPTIII ANCIENT . . . ... .45
IV AND HEBREWS . .HITTITES, PHOENICIANS, 67
V, THE ARABS 108
IRAN OR ANCIENT PERSIAVI. 138
INDEX 209
193711

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