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The Lure of the City

Lecture no. 1 from the course: Cities of the Ancient World

The Lure of the City

Taught by Professor Steven L. Tuck | 29 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online History Courses

Cities are integral to our modern lives. Begin your tour by considering why wandering ancient humans left the forests and plains to create settlements. The fundamental question of “why” is just the first step toward understanding the inhabitants and lessons from ancient cities.

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May 9, 2017

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r********t
February 6, 2017
prof tuck is always well organized and interesting. His presentation also excellent.

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December 12, 2016

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