• Ancient Anatolia

  • A Captivating Guide to Ancient Civilizations of Asia Minor, Including the Hittite Empire, Arameans, Luwians, Neo-Assyrian Empire, Cimmerians, Scythians, Persians, Romans, and More
  • By: Captivating History
  • Narrated by: Jason Zenobia
  • Length: 4 hrs and 1 min
  • Categories: History, Ancient History
  • 5.0 out of 5 stars (29 ratings)
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If you want to discover the captivating history of ancient Anatolia, then pay attention....

What sparks curiosity about ancient Anatolia, which makes up most of modern-day Turkey, in the minds of history lovers is the diversity of its peoples throughout its territories and time. This audiobook seeks to present the most current view on the events that unfolded through the centuries of the Bronze and Iron Ages of Anatolia. The listener can follow the rise of some of the most famous empires in the world, as well as learn about the circumstances that led to their fall. From early settlements of nomadic tribes to the creation of vast empires, Anatolia changed its face numerous times throughout history. Not just territories and kingdoms changed, but the people inhabiting it also did so as well, in their language, culture, and religion.

Even though they were faced with a lack of evidence for certain periods of ancient Anatolia, or for certain peoples, historians seek to accurately paint the picture of the lives in all the various kingdoms of Anatolia. This audiobook follows the Hittite Empire in its rise and fall. It discusses the Arameans and the influence of their culture on the civilized world, as well as the influence of the Luwians and their dispersion throughout Anatolia. Even if they were never able to organize a united Luwian Empire, they changed all the kingdoms they came in contact with. The effects of this ancient civilization can still be felt today as certain dialects of the Luwian language still exist in Anatolia.

If you want to learn more about ancient Anatolia, buy this book today!

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Useful, or incredibly educational work. It is all of those in implements, with top learners in various facets of Anatolian studies giving valuable summaries of the subtopics they were tasked with managing and offering perhaps even more valuable lists of each topic,

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The fascinating peninsula known as Anatolia.

Anatolia is home to early complex societies and great empires and was the destination of many migrants, visitors, and invaders.

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It's a superb audible that is enormously enlightening for those that are genuinely interested in History.

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Great history

It's an excellent audible that is greatly enlightening for those that are truly interested in History.

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A very educational history of the Hittites. The history of these ancient peoples showed how advanced they were associated with some of the other ancient people.

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This is an informative audible about the Hittites,

Most known as the opposes of Israel in the old evidence and the Torah. From this audible, you will learn about where did they originate, how did they grow their kingdom, who were their famous peers, what were their meaningful performances and much more. I hope you must find this book informative.

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Magnificent Insights

The audible is very well researched and gives magnificent insights into the story of the Hittites. Well written and a must-audible if you are engaged in ancient history.

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it's a great book

All the more interesting, since the topic matter lies at the intersection of so many relevant topics, it led me to tie together what was earlier separate or fragmented fields of thought.

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Comprehensive and understandable ...

Though as always, don't let your enthusiasm over these concepts stop you from being mindful that there's always another perspective.

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Excellent!

if you are attempting THE comprehensive ancient history of Asia Minor, look no further: this is going to be the gold pattern on the subject for a long time to come. Don’t skip it!

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  • Charlie
  • 03-24-20

Covers Everything

This book covers the history of The Hittites and their excellent chariot creation and handling, The Assyrians and the intermixing of the two, thus the Hittites are conquered by assimilation.

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  • Beca
  • 03-24-20

Very Informative Book

This land of Ancient Anatolia , also now known today as Turkey has had an interesting and rich past.

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  • Mia Holy Jai
  • 03-24-20

An In-Depth Book

An in-depth view of those civilizations that occupied the lands that today constitutes Turkey. I enjoyed how we are introduced to the different civilizations, to how they interacted with each other, and their strengths and contributions to the world.

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  • FREDERICK
  • 03-24-20

Very Detailed

This book shows how there was a constant flow of people (usually in conflict with each other) in Anatolia. The land was routinely overrun with differing religions, languages and ethnic groups.

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  • IVY
  • 03-24-20

Awesome Book

This small book is packed with information although it contains little of the general life of the people of these countries.

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  • Oscar
  • 03-24-20

Interesting

This area in the ancient world was the home to many different nations over the centuries, the Hittites, the Persians together with several smaller kingdoms that have been lost to the sands of time.

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  • David
  • 03-24-20

Good Information

I found many facts in this history which explained why this area of the world, which is in the news quite often today, developed to be the mixture of many different people from varied backgrounds which make up the population of the Middle East of today.

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  • Alexandra
  • 03-20-20

Comprehensive book

If you are eager to learn about Ancient Anatolia then this comprehensive book will help you a lot.

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  • Lewis Bob
  • 03-20-20

Fascinating

Its people are a fascinating study for anyone interested in ancient history or archeology. If you get this book you won't be disappointed.

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  • Daisy Luke
  • 03-20-20

In-Depth Book

It's effective at retelling the history of Anatolian archaeology.I recommend this audiobook. Well done author