By M A Littauer

This selection of papers is essentially excited by delivery by way of wheeled car in antiquity. They shed a lot mild at the development of the autos, the methods their draught animals have been harnessed and regulated, and the makes use of to which the equipages have been positioned. The facts mentioned contains genuine is still of cars and bridles, in addition to figured and textual records. Ridden animals and their equipment additionally function during this choice of papers. the chosen Writings of Mary B. Littauer and Joost H. Crouwel are vital for all these drawn to the cultures of the traditional close to East, Egypt and Cyprus and of Bronze Age Greece.

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