Everything you always wanted to know about ancient Mesopotamia

Saturday 29 April 2017, 14.00
BP Lecture Theatre
£5, Members/concessions £3

British Museum Curator Irving Finkel introduces the world of ancient Mesopotamia – the 'land between the two rivers' (the Tigris and the Euphrates), now part of modern Iraq.

Irving explores what Mesopotamia is, what we should look for and why it matters. This talk is the first in a new series giving you a beginner's introduction to themes and cultures across world history.


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Everything you always wanted to know about ancient Mesopotamia

Saturday 29 April 2017

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