The Library Of Alexandria

Author: Kelly Trumble
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780547532899
Size: 75.49 MB
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Together, they tell the story of one of the wonders of the ancient world, and show how its influence as continued long after its destruction. Glossary, suggested reading, selected bibliography, index.

The Library Of Alexandria

Author: Roy MacLeod
Publisher: I.B.Tauris
ISBN: 0857714384
Size: 54.41 MB
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This book demonstrates that Alexandria became - through the contemporary reputation of its library - a point of confluence for Greek, Roman, Jewish and Syrian culture that drew scholars and statesmen from throughout the ancient world.

What Happened To The Ancient Library Of Alexandria

Author: Mostafa el- Abbadi
Publisher: BRILL
ISBN: 9004165452
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This book aims at presenting a new discussion of primary sources by renowned scholars of the long disputed question of "What Happened to the Ancient Library of Alexandria"?

The Library Of Alexandria

Author: Charles River Charles River Editors
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ISBN: 9781542764513
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In fact, the Library of Alexandria proved to be one of the greatest institutions created in the ancient world because it influenced the minds of countless people in profound ways for centuries.

The Vanished Library

Author: Luciano Canfora
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 9780520072558
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The book can only enrich research and teaching."—William M. Calder III, Professor of Comparative Literature, University of Illinois, Urbana/Champaign

Ptolemaic Alexandri

Author: Books, LLC
Publisher: Books LLC, Wiki Series
ISBN: 9781156736548
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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online.

Libraries In The Ancient World

Author: Lionel Casson
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 9780300097214
Size: 18.35 MB
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Telling the story of ancient libraries from their very beginnings, when "books" were clay tablets, a renowned classicist takes readers on a lively tour from the royal libraries of the ancient Near East to the private and public libraries of ...