Forty-Two. Neo-Hittite and Phrygian Kingdoms of North Syria and Anatolia

  1. D. T. Potts
  1. Ann C. Gunter

Published Online: 26 APR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781444360790.ch42

A Companion to the Archaeology of the Ancient Near East

A Companion to the Archaeology of the Ancient Near East

How to Cite

Gunter, A. C. (2012) Neo-Hittite and Phrygian Kingdoms of North Syria and Anatolia, in A Companion to the Archaeology of the Ancient Near East (ed D. T. Potts), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444360790.ch42

Editor Information

  1. University of Sydney, Australia

Author Information

  1. Northwestern University, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 APR 2012
  2. Published Print: 14 APR 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405189880

Online ISBN: 9781444360790

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Keywords:

  • Neo-Hittite and Phrygian Kingdoms, of North Syria, Anatolia;
  • new political and social landscape, Anatolian domain;
  • Neo-Hittite states, absorbed as client kingdoms;
  • Assyrian cuneiform, accounts of military campaigns;
  • Biblical, Assyriological, Classical frameworks;
  • Late Bronze to Early Iron Age, change and revival;
  • Hieroglyphic Luwian, Neo-Hittite city-states;
  • Hieroglyphic Luwian, in everyday transactions;
  • burial practices, extramural cremation, LBA traditions;
  • Gordion's Iron Age, and stratigraphic sequence

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • The Transition from Late Bronze to Early Iron Age: Continuity, Change, and Revival

  • The Neo-Hittite Kingdoms

  • The Kingdom of Phrygia and its Iron Age Neighbors

  • Guide to Further Reading