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Ancient Mesopotamia at the Dawn of CivilizationThe Evolution of an Urban Landscape$
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Guillermo Algaze

Print publication date: 2008

Print ISBN-13: 9780226013770

Published to Chicago Scholarship Online: March 2013

DOI: 10.7208/chicago/9780226013787.001.0001

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The Evidence for Trade

The Evidence for Trade

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(p.93) CHAPTER SIX The Evidence for Trade
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Ancient Mesopotamia at the Dawn of Civilization
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University of Chicago Press
DOI:10.7208/chicago/9780226013787.003.0006

This chapter reviews the evidence for imports and exports to and from southern Mesopotamian cities in the fourth millennium. It discusses existing evidentiary biases that need to be resolved before a true accounting can be made of the role of trade in the emergence of early Sumerian civilization.

Keywords:   imports, exports, southern Mesopotamia, Sumerian civilization

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