This book is a compilation of papers presented at the First International Conference on the Archaeology of the United Arab Emirates, held in 2001, in the UAE under the patronage of HH Sheikh Sultan Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister of the UAE. Contributors include Beatrice de Cardi, Henrike Kiesewetter, Elizabeth Shepherd Popescu, H Kallweit, Vincent Charpentier, Margarethe Uerpmann, Lloyd Weeks, Robert Carter, Serge Cleuziou, Tom Vosmer, Remy Boucharlat, Peter Magee and Ernie Haernick.
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Description du livre Trident, 2003. Hardcover. État : Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!. N° de réf. du libraire 190072488X
Description du livre London: Trident Press, 2003. First Edition. 9781900724883, 2003. Hardcover in colour illustrated dust jacket 25 x 32cm. 336 pages, illustrated throughout with numerous colour and b/w photographs, maps, drawings. "Under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Sultan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister of the U.A.E., Zayed Centre for Heritage and History held their first International Converence on the Archaeology of the U.A.E. in Abu Dhabi, U.A.E., in 2001. This book presents some of the results of 40 years of research. The papers, by many of the top archaeologists who have worked in the country, both visting academics and resident specialists, provide a fascinating insight into the diverse, but litte-known, history and hertitage of the country.". CONTENTS: Foreword by H.H. Sheikh Sultan bin Zayed Al Nahyan / Introduction / Overview / Late Stone Age (Arabian Neolithic) / Bronze Age / Iron Age / Late Pre-Islamic Period / Islamic Period / Environmental Archaeology / Synopses / Index / Photographic Acknowledgments. Although not uncommon institutionally, it is scarce commercially. CONDITION: Covers VG, bumped to the extremities. Pages near fine and clean. Dust jacket creased to the top edge with a couple of short tears, and a vertical crease to the front panel. Very heavy book will require extra postage. Ref 1985. N° de réf. du libraire 1985