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Gods, Graves and Scholars The Story of Archaeology

Ceram, C.W. (translated from the German By E.B. Garside and Sophie Wilkins)

Edité par Book Club Associates, London, 1971
ISBN 10: 0575006617 / ISBN 13: 9780575006614
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Titre : Gods, Graves and Scholars The Story of ...

Éditeur : Book Club Associates, London

Date d'édition : 1971

Reliure : Cloth

Etat du livre : Excellent

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Edition : Second Edition.

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Blue hard cover, gold lettering on spine. minor bumping to corners, otherwise as new. pages age darkened otherwise in pristine condition. D/j in yellow with photograph statute on front. some minor wear to edges, otherwise in excellent conditon. Second, Revised and Substantially Enlarged Edition. 441 pages plus index, bibliogrpahy .numerous b/w plates & ills, maps. The Story of Archaeology. shipping weight 897 grms packed. NOTE: SPECIAL POSTAL RATES APPLY DUE TO THE WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK. PLEASE INQUIRE Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. N° de réf. du libraire 000741

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Synopsis : C.W. Ceram visualized archeology as a wonderful combination of high adventure, romance, history and scholarship, and this book, a chronicle of man's search for his past, reads like a dramatic narrative. We travel with Heinrich Schliemann as, defying the ridicule of the learned world, he actually unearths the remains of the ancient city of Troy. We share the excitement of Lord Carnarvon and Howard Carter as they first glimpse the riches of Tutankhamen's tomb, of George Smith when he found the ancient clay tablets that contained the records of the Biblical Flood. We rediscover the ruined splendors of the Hanging Gardens of Babylon, one of the wonders of the ancient wold; of Chichen Itza, the abandoned pyramids of the Maya: and the legendary Labyrinth of tile Minotaur in Crete. Here is much of the history of civilization and the stories of the men who rediscovered it.

Illustrated with drawings, maps, and photographs

A propos de l'auteur: C. W. Ceram (January 20, 1915 ? April 12, 1972) was a German journalist and author. His most notable work, Gods, Graves and Scholars: The Story of Archaelogy ? was published in 28 languages and had over 5 million copies in circulation. The Ceram Prize in archaeology is posthumously named after him.

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