Friendship Center's Road Scholar Program: The Origins of Early Civilization in the Fertile Crescent (On Demand)

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Instructor Thomas Zimmerman, PhD, is an Associate Professor in Archaeology at Bilkent University in Ankara, Turkey, teaching Anatolian and Eurasian Archaeology since 2003. He holds a Ph.D. in Prehistoric Archaeology from Regensburg University, Germany. He is currently preparing his M.A. and Ph.D. theses for publication, investigating Neolithic elite burials in the west Mediterranean and writing a textbook on time-telling devices in prehistoric and early historic times.