The encyclopedia of ancient history

Bagnall, R. S., Brodersen, K., Champion, C. B. , Erskine, A., Huebner, S. R. (Eds.)
7768 pages. Chichester [et al.], Wiley-Blackwell (2013)


This landmark resource will offer the only comprehensive collection of twenty-first century scholarship available on the entire ancient Mediterranean world. Our board of experienced and internationally diverse editors has collected over 5,000 original entries spanning the late Bronze Age through the seventh century CE. Entries extend to all Mediterranean civilizations, including the Near East and Egypt, and represent an unprecedented level of coverage of the ancient world.
The Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research (MPIDR) in Rostock is one of the leading demographic research centers in the world. It's part of the Max Planck Society, the internationally renowned German research society.