By Craig Melchert
The Luwians performed at the least as very important a job because the Hittites within the historical past of the traditional close to East through the moment and primary millennia BCE, yet for numerous purposes they've been overshadowed by means of or even pressured with their extra well-known kinfolk and neighbours. Redressing this imbalance, this quantity by way of a global staff of students deals a entire, state of the art appraisal of the Luwians. a quick creation units the context and confronts the matter of defining "the Luwians". Following chapters describe their prehistory, historical past, writing and language, faith and fabric tradition.