Wadi Hammeh 27, an Early Natufian Settlement at Pella in Jordan

Edited by Phillip C. Edwards, La Trobe University

Status: 
€167,00
$228.00
ISBN13: 
9789004236097
E-ISBN: 
9789004236103
Publication Date: 
November 2012
Format: 
Hardback
Publication Type: 
Pages, Illustr.: 
xxvi, 410 pp.
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ISSN: 
1566-2055
Volume: 
59

Alejandro Jiménez Serrano, Universidad de Jaén and Cornelius von Pilgrim, Swiss Institute for Architectural and Archaeological Research on Ancient Egypt in Cairo

This volume in honour of Mohamed el-Bialy offers 22 contributions by his friends and colleagues. The articles deal with a wide range of topics that include unpublished objects and texts as well as results of the most recent field research
Series: 
Volume: 
76
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004293441
Expected: 
June 2015
€104,00
$135.00

Jacob Lauinger, The Johns Hopkins University

In Following the Man of Yamhad, Jacob Lauinger offers the first book-length study of the cuneiform texts from Bronze Age Alalah that record the purchase or exchange of entire settlements and the socio-economic practice these texts document.
Series: 
Volume: 
75
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004290938
Expected: 
May 2015
€162,00
$210.00

Edited by Karen Ascani, Paola Buzi, Universitá di Roma 'La Sapienza', and Daniela Picchi, Museo Civico Archeologico Bologna.

The Forgotten Scholar: Georg Zoëga (1755-1819): At the Dawn of Egyptology and Coptic Studies offers an account on the largely unknown legacy of this Danish scholar, renowned for his work within the fields of Numismatics, Archaeology, Egyptology and Coptic Studies.
Series: 
Volume: 
74
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004290235
E-ISBN: 
9789004290839
Publication date: 
February 2015
€115,00
$149.00

Harco Willems, KU Leuven

This study of the history of regional elites and of the archaeology of their cemeteries shows that the Coffin Texts of the Egyptian Middle Kingdom do not reflect a form of popular religion, but rather the cult of local rulers.
Series: 
Volume: 
73
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004274983
E-ISBN: 
9789004274990
Publication date: 
August 2014
€135,00
$175.00

Shay Bar, University of Haifa

The Dawn of the Bronze Age offers a detailed archaeological account of the material culture and the pattern of settlement in the eastern Jordan valley and the desert fringes of Samaria during the Chalcolithic and Early Bronze Age I periods.
Series: 
Volume: 
72
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004265639
E-ISBN: 
9789004265646
Publication date: 
November 2013
€193,00
$250.00

Edited by Isaac Kalimi, Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz and Seth Richardson, University of Chicago

In Sennacherib at the Gates of Jerusalem, twelve scholars of the ancient world examine the histories, myths, and tales that formed around the Assyrian campaign of 701 B.C.E. over the course of more than a millennium of re-tellings.
Series: 
Volume: 
71
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004265615
E-ISBN: 
9789004265622
Publication date: 
January 2014
€181,00
$234.00

Leo Roeten

In The Decoration on the Cult Chapel Walls of the Old Kingdom Tombs at Giza Leo Roeten demonstrates that the 5th dynasty was a period of drastic changes in the mode of food supply for the deceased, the type of decoration on the walls, and the secondary cultic functions.
Series: 
Volume: 
70
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004265455
E-ISBN: 
9789004265462
Publication date: 
January 2014
€168,00
$218.00

Jeremy W. Pope, The College of William and Mary

In The Double Kingdom under Taharqo, Jeremy Pope examines the strategies used by Taharqo, a Kushite pharaoh of ancient Egypt’s Twenty-Fifth Dynasty, to govern Nubia and Egypt together during the seventh century BC.
Series: 
Volume: 
69
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004262942
E-ISBN: 
9789004262959
Publication date: 
January 2014
€185,00
$240.00

Edited by Natalie N. May, Freie Universität Berlin and Ulrike Steinert, University College London

The Fabric of Cities offers a diversified collection of articles on ancient urbanism in Mesopotamia, Greece, and Rome, focussing on the social dimension of urban spaces and cultural views of city life, by drawing extensively on textual and archaeological sources.
Series: 
Volume: 
68
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004262331
E-ISBN: 
9789004262348
Publication date: 
October 2013
€109,00
$141.00

Barbara Böck, CSIC, Madrid

Providing a comprehensive study of the Ancient Babylonian healing goddess, this book employs a range of Sumero-Akkadian cuneiform sources. The resulting volume challenges many long-held assumptions concerning the specialized medical literature and addresses the nature of healing in Ancient...
Series: 
Volume: 
67
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004261457
E-ISBN: 
9789004261464
Publication date: 
October 2013
€103,00
$133.00

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