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Vineland (Classic, 20th-Century, Penguin)
Thomas Pynchon
Tristes Tropiques
Claude Lévi-Strauss, Patrick Wilcken, John Weightman, Doreen Weightman
Richard III
William Shakespeare
The Dwarf
Alexandra Dick, Pär Lagerkvist
The Collected Poems of Wilfred Owen
Wilfred Owen, Cecil Day-Lewis
Labyrinths
Richard Wolin
Giotto to Dürer: Early Renaissance Painting in the National Gallery
Jill Dunkerton, Susan Foister, Dillian Gordon, Nicholas Penny
Michel Foucault: Beyond Structuralism and Hermeneutics
Hubert L. Dreyfus, Paul Rabinow
Gravity's Rainbow
Thomas Pynchon
A Gravity's Rainbow Companion: Sources and Contexts for Pynchon's Novel
Steven Weisenburger

Encounters: The Westerly Trade of the Harappa Civilization

Encounters: The Westerly Trade Of The Harappa Civilization - Shereen Ratnagar This looks like a very interesting and competent book. It details the trade patterns between the Indus Valley Harappa civilization and Ancient Egypt and Mesopotamia.

(Harappa is the earliest Indus Valley civilization, and is the third of the great ancient riverine civilizations; Mesopotamia and Egpt being first and second, respectively; and with the Yellow River in China being fourth).

This is all part of my efforts to determine whether Mesopotamia should be considered as a Mediterranean Culture. And clearly, it should not. The situation in Egypt is more ambiguous, as it does have a Mediterranean footprint -- but even here, it is only one of three feet.