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central asian arts visual arts britannica com - visual arts prehistoric cultures paleolithic cultures the earliest artifacts discovered in central asia were found in siberia and western turkistan and are from about the 13th millennium bc during the millennia that followed migrants entered the region from various directions regardless of the geographic obstacles they encountered, north africa region africa britannica com - the geographic entity north africa has no single accepted definition it has been regarded by some as stretching from the atlantic shores of morocco in the west to the suez canal and the red sea in the east though this designation is more commonly referred to as northern africa others have limited it to the countries of morocco algeria and tunisia a region known by the french during, ancient greek art wikipedia - fine metalwork was an important art in ancient greece but later production is very poorly represented by survivals most of which come from the edges of the greek world or beyond from as far as france or russia, the formation of achaemenid imperial ideology and its - the world of achaemenid persia history art and society in iran and the ancient near east eds j curtis st j simpson ib tauris london 2010 pp 111 38 2010