Table of contents for Ancient Mesopotamia : the eden that never was / Susan Pollock.

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1. Introduction
2. Geographic setting and environment
3. Settlement patterns
4. Making a living: tributary economics of the fifth and fourth millennia
5. A changing way of life: the oikos-based economy of the third millennium
6. The growth of bureaucracy
7. Ideology and images of power
8. Death and the ideology of community.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Iraq Civilization To 634, Iraq Antiquities