The Gurob Ship-Cart Model and Its Mediterranean Context (Hardback)

Shelley Wachsmann

Edité par Texas A M University Press, 2013
ISBN 10: 1603444297 / ISBN 13: 9781603444293
Ancien(s) ou d'occasion / Hardback / Quantité : 0
Disponible auprès d'autres vendeurs
Afficher tous les  exemplaires de ce livre

Au sujet du livre

Ce livre n'est malheureusement plus disponible. AbeBooks dispose cependant de millions de livres. Ci-dessous, nous vous proposons une liste de livres pouvant correspondre à votre recherche.

Description :

Language: English . Brand New Book. When Shelley Wachsmann began his analysis of the small ship model excavated by assistants of famed Egyptologist W. M. F. Petrie in Gurob, Egypt, in 1920, he expected to produce a brief monograph that would shed light on the model and the ship type that it represented. Instead, Wachsmann discovered that the model held clues to the identities and cultures of the enigmatic Sea Peoples, to the religious practices of ancient Egypt and Greece, and to the oared ships used by the Bronze Age Mycenaean Greeks. Although found in Egypt, the prototype of the Gurob model was clearly an Aegean-style galley of a type used by both the Mycenaeans and the Sea Peoples. The model is the most detailed representation presently known of this vessel type, which played a major role in changing the course of world history. Contemporaneous textual evidence for Sherden--one of the Sea Peoples--settled in the region suggests that the model may be patterned after a galley of that culture. Bearing a typical Helladic bird-head decoration topping the stempost, with holes along the sheer strakes confirming the use of stanchions, the model was found with four wheels and other evidence for a wagon-like support structure, connecting it with European cultic prototypes. The online resources that accompany the book illustrate Wachsmann s research and analysis. They include 3D interactive models that allow readers to examine the Gurob model on their computers as if held in the hand, both in its present state and in two hypothetical reconstructions. The online component also contains high-resolution color photos of the model, maps and satellite photos of the site, and other related materials. Offering a wide range of insights and evidence for linkages among ancient Mediterranean peoples and traditions, The Gurob Ship-Cart Model and Its Mediterranean Context presents an invaluable asset for anyone interested in the complexities of cultural change in the eastern Mediterranean at the end of the Bronze Age and the beginning of the Iron Age. N° de réf. du libraire

A propos du livre :

Book ratings provided by Goodreads) :
3,67 note moyenne
(3 avis)

Synopsis :

When Shelley Wachsmann began his analysis of the small ship model excavated by assistants of famed Egyptologist W. M. F. Petrie in Gurob, Egypt, in 1920, he expected to produce a brief monograph that would shed light on the model and the ship type that it represented. Instead, Wachsmann discovered that the model held clues to the identities and cultures of the enigmatic Sea Peoples, to the religious practices of ancient Egypt and Greece, and to the oared ships used by the Bronze Age Mycenaean Greeks.

Although found in Egypt, the prototype of the Gurob model was clearly an Aegean-style galley of a type used by both the Mycenaeans and the Sea Peoples. The model is the most detailed representation presently known of this vessel type, which played a major role in changing the course of world history. Contemporaneous textual evidence for Sherden—one of the Sea Peoples—settled in the region suggests that the model may be patterned after a galley of that culture. Bearing a typical Helladic bird-head decoration topping the stempost, with holes along the sheer strakes confirming the use of stanchions, the model was found with four wheels and other evidence for a wagon-like support structure, connecting it with European cultic prototypes.

The online resources that accompany the book illustrate Wachsmann’s research and analysis. They include 3D interactive models that allow readers to examine the Gurob model on their computers as if held in the hand, both in its present state and in two hypothetical reconstructions. The online component also contains high-resolution color photos of the model, maps and satellite photos of the site, and other related materials. Offering a wide range of insights and evidence for linkages among ancient Mediterranean peoples and traditions, The Gurob Ship-Cart Model and Its Mediterranean Context presents an invaluable asset for anyone interested in the complexities of cultural change in the eastern Mediterranean at the end of the Bronze Age and the beginning of the Iron Age.

About the Author: The Meadows Professor of Biblical Archaeology at Texas A&M University, SHELLEY  WACHSMANN  is also the author of Seagoing Ships and Seamanship in the Bronze Age Levant (Texas A&M University Press, 1998), which received the Irene Levi-Sala Book Prize in the Archaeology of Israel, and The Sea of Galilee Boat: An Extraordinary 2000-Year-Old Discovery (Texas A&M University Press, 2009), which won the Biblical Archaeology Society’s Award for best popular book.

Les informations fournies dans la section « A propos du livre » peuvent faire référence à une autre édition de ce titre.

Détails bibliographiques

Titre : The Gurob Ship-Cart Model and Its ...
Éditeur : Texas A M University Press
Date d'édition : 2013
Reliure : Hardback
Etat du livre : New

Meilleurs résultats de recherche sur AbeBooks

1.

Wachsmann, Shelley
Edité par Texas A&M University Press
ISBN 10 : 1603444297 ISBN 13 : 9781603444293
Neuf(s) Couverture rigide Quantité : 1
Vendeur
C. Clayton Thompson - Bookseller
(BOONE, NC, Etats-Unis)
Evaluation vendeur
[?]

Description du livre Texas A&M University Press. État : BRAND NEW. BRAND NEW Hardcover A Brand New Quality Book from a Full-Time Bookshop in business since 1992!. N° de réf. du libraire 2408458

Plus d'informations sur ce vendeur | Poser une question au libraire

Acheter neuf
EUR 62,84
Autre devise

Ajouter au panier

Frais de port : EUR 23,22
De Etats-Unis vers France
Destinations, frais et délais

2.

Wachsmann, Shelley
Edité par Texas A & M University Press (2013)
ISBN 10 : 1603444297 ISBN 13 : 9781603444293
Ancien(s) ou d'occasion Couverture rigide Quantité : 1
Vendeur
Windows Booksellers
(Eugene, OR, Etats-Unis)
Evaluation vendeur
[?]

Description du livre Texas A & M University Press, 2013. Hardcover with dust jacket. VG/G. Quarto. Some curling at edges and corners. Else good. 321 pp. N° de réf. du libraire 570831

Plus d'informations sur ce vendeur | Poser une question au libraire

Acheter D'occasion
EUR 59,35
Autre devise

Ajouter au panier

Frais de port : EUR 27,52
De Etats-Unis vers France
Destinations, frais et délais

3.

Wachsmann, Shelley
Edité par Texas A & M University Press (2013)
ISBN 10 : 1603444297 ISBN 13 : 9781603444293
Ancien(s) ou d'occasion Couverture rigide Quantité : 1
Vendeur
Windows Booksellers
(Eugene, OR, Etats-Unis)
Evaluation vendeur
[?]

Description du livre Texas A & M University Press, 2013. Hardcover with dust jacket. VG/G. Quarto. Some curling at edges and corners. Else good. 321 pp. N° de réf. du libraire F570832

Plus d'informations sur ce vendeur | Poser une question au libraire

Acheter D'occasion
EUR 59,35
Autre devise

Ajouter au panier

Frais de port : EUR 27,52
De Etats-Unis vers France
Destinations, frais et délais

4.

Shelley Wachsmann
Edité par Texas A and M University Press (2012)
ISBN 10 : 1603444297 ISBN 13 : 9781603444293
Neuf(s) Quantité : 1
Vendeur
Books2Anywhere
(Fairford, GLOS, Royaume-Uni)
Evaluation vendeur
[?]

Description du livre Texas A and M University Press, 2012. HRD. État : New. New Book. Shipped from UK in 4 to 14 days. Established seller since 2000. N° de réf. du libraire CE-9781603444293

Plus d'informations sur ce vendeur | Poser une question au libraire

Acheter neuf
EUR 67,90
Autre devise

Ajouter au panier

Frais de port : EUR 11,15
De Royaume-Uni vers France
Destinations, frais et délais

5.

Shelley Wachsmann, Alexis Catsambis, Donald H. Sanders, Dan Davis, Christine A. Prior
Edité par Texas A & M University Press
ISBN 10 : 1603444297 ISBN 13 : 9781603444293
Neuf(s) Couverture rigide Quantité : 2
Vendeur
THE SAINT BOOKSTORE
(Southport, Royaume-Uni)
Evaluation vendeur
[?]

Description du livre Texas A & M University Press. Hardback. État : new. BRAND NEW, The Gurob Ship-Cart Model and Its Mediterranean Context, Shelley Wachsmann, Alexis Catsambis, Donald H. Sanders, Dan Davis, Christine A. Prior, When Shelley Wachsmann began his analysis of the small ship model excavated by assistants of famed Egyptologist W. M. F. Petrie in Gurob, Egypt, in 1920, he expected to produce a brief monograph that would shed light on the model and the ship type that it represented. Instead, Wachsmann discovered that the model held clues to the identities and cultures of the enigmatic Sea Peoples, to the religious practices of ancient Egypt and Greece, and to the oared ships used by the Bronze Age Mycenaean Greeks. Although found in Egypt, the prototype of the Gurob model was clearly an Aegean-style galley of a type used by both the Mycenaeans and the Sea Peoples. The model is the most detailed representation presently known of this vessel type, which played a major role in changing the course of world history. Contemporaneous textual evidence for Sherden--one of the Sea Peoples--settled in the region suggests that the model may be patterned after a galley of that culture. Bearing a typical Helladic bird-head decoration topping the stempost, with holes along the sheer strakes confirming the use of stanchions, the model was found with four wheels and other evidence for a wagon-like support structure, connecting it with European cultic prototypes. The online resources that accompany the book illustrate Wachsmann's research and analysis. They include 3D interactive models that allow readers to examine the Gurob model on their computers as if held in the hand, both in its present state and in two hypothetical reconstructions. The online component also contains high-resolution color photos of the model, maps and satellite photos of the site, and other related materials. Offering a wide range of insights and evidence for linkages among ancient Mediterranean peoples and traditions, The Gurob Ship-Cart Model and Its Mediterranean Context presents an invaluable asset for anyone interested in the complexities of cultural change in the eastern Mediterranean at the end of the Bronze Age and the beginning of the Iron Age. N° de réf. du libraire B9781603444293

Plus d'informations sur ce vendeur | Poser une question au libraire

Acheter neuf
EUR 78,09
Autre devise

Ajouter au panier

Frais de port : EUR 7,76
De Royaume-Uni vers France
Destinations, frais et délais

6.

Shelley Wachsmann
Edité par Texas A M University Press, United States (2013)
ISBN 10 : 1603444297 ISBN 13 : 9781603444293
Neuf(s) Couverture rigide Quantité : 1
Vendeur
The Book Depository
(London, Royaume-Uni)
Evaluation vendeur
[?]

Description du livre Texas A M University Press, United States, 2013. Hardback. État : New. Language: English . Brand New Book. When Shelley Wachsmann began his analysis of the small ship model excavated by assistants of famed Egyptologist W. M. F. Petrie in Gurob, Egypt, in 1920, he expected to produce a brief monograph that would shed light on the model and the ship type that it represented. Instead, Wachsmann discovered that the model held clues to the identities and cultures of the enigmatic Sea Peoples, to the religious practices of ancient Egypt and Greece, and to the oared ships used by the Bronze Age Mycenaean Greeks. Although found in Egypt, the prototype of the Gurob model was clearly an Aegean-style galley of a type used by both the Mycenaeans and the Sea Peoples. The model is the most detailed representation presently known of this vessel type, which played a major role in changing the course of world history. Contemporaneous textual evidence for Sherden--one of the Sea Peoples--settled in the region suggests that the model may be patterned after a galley of that culture.Bearing a typical Helladic bird-head decoration topping the stempost, with holes along the sheer strakes confirming the use of stanchions, the model was found with four wheels and other evidence for a wagon-like support structure, connecting it with European cultic prototypes. The online resources that accompany the book illustrate Wachsmann s research and analysis. They include 3D interactive models that allow readers to examine the Gurob model on their computers as if held in the hand, both in its present state and in two hypothetical reconstructions. The online component also contains high-resolution color photos of the model, maps and satellite photos of the site, and other related materials. Offering a wide range of insights and evidence for linkages among ancient Mediterranean peoples and traditions, The Gurob Ship-Cart Model and Its Mediterranean Context presents an invaluable asset for anyone interested in the complexities of cultural change in the eastern Mediterranean at the end of the Bronze Age and the beginning of the Iron Age. N° de réf. du libraire AAN9781603444293

Plus d'informations sur ce vendeur | Poser une question au libraire

Acheter neuf
EUR 80,77
Autre devise

Ajouter au panier

Frais de port : EUR 1,34
De Royaume-Uni vers France
Destinations, frais et délais

7.

Shelley Wachsmann
Edité par Texas A M University Press, United States (2012)
ISBN 10 : 1603444297 ISBN 13 : 9781603444293
Neuf(s) Couverture rigide Quantité : 1
Vendeur
The Book Depository US
(London, Royaume-Uni)
Evaluation vendeur
[?]

Description du livre Texas A M University Press, United States, 2012. Hardback. État : New. Language: English . Brand New Book. When Shelley Wachsmann began his analysis of the small ship model excavated by assistants of famed Egyptologist W. M. F. Petrie in Gurob, Egypt, in 1920, he expected to produce a brief monograph that would shed light on the model and the ship type that it represented. Instead, Wachsmann discovered that the model held clues to the identities and cultures of the enigmatic Sea Peoples, to the religious practices of ancient Egypt and Greece, and to the oared ships used by the Bronze Age Mycenaean Greeks. Although found in Egypt, the prototype of the Gurob model was clearly an Aegean-style galley of a type used by both the Mycenaeans and the Sea Peoples. The model is the most detailed representation presently known of this vessel type, which played a major role in changing the course of world history. Contemporaneous textual evidence for Sherden--one of the Sea Peoples--settled in the region suggests that the model may be patterned after a galley of that culture.Bearing a typical Helladic bird-head decoration topping the stempost, with holes along the sheer strakes confirming the use of stanchions, the model was found with four wheels and other evidence for a wagon-like support structure, connecting it with European cultic prototypes. The online resources that accompany the book illustrate Wachsmann s research and analysis. They include 3D interactive models that allow readers to examine the Gurob model on their computers as if held in the hand, both in its present state and in two hypothetical reconstructions. The online component also contains high-resolution color photos of the model, maps and satellite photos of the site, and other related materials. Offering a wide range of insights and evidence for linkages among ancient Mediterranean peoples and traditions, The Gurob Ship-Cart Model and Its Mediterranean Context presents an invaluable asset for anyone interested in the complexities of cultural change in the eastern Mediterranean at the end of the Bronze Age and the beginning of the Iron Age. N° de réf. du libraire AAN9781603444293

Plus d'informations sur ce vendeur | Poser une question au libraire

Acheter neuf
EUR 81,43
Autre devise

Ajouter au panier

Frais de port : EUR 1,34
De Royaume-Uni vers France
Destinations, frais et délais

8.

WACHSMANN, Shelley.
Edité par Texas A&M University Press,, College Station: (2013)
ISBN 10 : 1603444297 ISBN 13 : 9781603444293
Ancien(s) ou d'occasion Couverture rigide Edition originale Quantité : 1
Vendeur
Grendel Books, ABAA/ILAB
(West Chesterfield, MA, Etats-Unis)
Evaluation vendeur
[?]

Description du livre Texas A&M University Press,, College Station:, 2013. Hardcover. État : Near Fine. Etat de la jaquette : Fine. Black and white photographs and line drawings throughout. First edition. Bumped corners, else fine in a fine dust jacket. ; 321 pages. N° de réf. du libraire 72569

Plus d'informations sur ce vendeur | Poser une question au libraire

Acheter D'occasion
EUR 88,58
Autre devise

Ajouter au panier

Frais de port : EUR 32,68
De Etats-Unis vers France
Destinations, frais et délais

9.

Shelley Wachsmann
Edité par Texas A&M University Press (2012)
ISBN 10 : 1603444297 ISBN 13 : 9781603444293
Neuf(s) Couverture rigide Quantité : 1
Vendeur
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, Etats-Unis)
Evaluation vendeur
[?]

Description du livre Texas A&M University Press, 2012. Hardcover. État : New. book. N° de réf. du libraire 1603444297

Plus d'informations sur ce vendeur | Poser une question au libraire

Acheter neuf
EUR 96,32
Autre devise

Ajouter au panier

Frais de port : EUR 10,32
De Etats-Unis vers France
Destinations, frais et délais

10.

ISBN 10 : 1603444297 ISBN 13 : 9781603444293
Neuf(s) Quantité : 2
Vendeur
BWB
(Valley Stream, NY, Etats-Unis)
Evaluation vendeur
[?]

Description du livre État : New. Depending on your location, this item may ship from the US or UK. N° de réf. du libraire 97816034442930000000

Plus d'informations sur ce vendeur | Poser une question au libraire

Acheter neuf
EUR 98,33
Autre devise

Ajouter au panier

Frais de port : Gratuit
De Etats-Unis vers France
Destinations, frais et délais

3 autres exemplaires de ce livre sont disponibles

Afficher tous les résultats pour ce livre