The Oxford Companion To Archaeology

Author: Brian M. Fagan
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
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Features articles written by archaeology scholars on such topics as bog bodies, underwater archaeology, the Pyramids of Giza, and the Valley of the Kings

The Oxford Companion To Archaeology

Author: Neil Asher Silberman
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199735786
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The archaeological record offers an important win- dow into this process through
the examination of the cities, monuments, and other aspects of material culture
within this expanding Muslim realm. Islamic history ... At stake for Muslims,
particularly those within the Sunni tradition, is the foundational role of the Prophet
Muhammad since his normative practice (sunna) as recorded in the sayings and
deeds (ahadith) that would be narrated by his companions was itself a scriptural

The Oxford Companion To Classical Civilization

Author: Simon Hornblower
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
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Illustrated with full-color plates and 140 black-and-white pictures, an encyclopedic, exhaustive, and up-to-date guide contains finely detailed articles and short reference notes on the people, places, and events that shaped ancient Western ...

The Oxford Companion To Family And Local History

Author: David Hey
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 9780199532988
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A comprehensive guide to all things associated with the family and local history of the British Isles. Fully revised and updated, this new edition contains over 2,000 entries in the form of feature articles and an A-Z dictionary.

The Oxford Companion To Irish History

Author: Sean J. Connolly
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 9780192805010
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''Roy Foster, Carroll Professor of Irish History, University of Oxford, and author of the acclaimed biography of W. B. Yeats ''A companion to be cherished'', ''judicious and authoritative'', ''excellent work'', ''informative and ...

The Oxford Companion To Local And Family History

Author: David Hey
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 9780198606673
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There has been a huge growth of interest in local and family history in the last 30 years. This reference work caters for such interest by providing detailed summaries of the latest knowledge in related branches of history.

Handbook For Classical Research

Author: David M. Schaps
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1136919678
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Erskine, Andrew, ed., A Companion to Ancient History (Blackwell Companions to
the Ancient World) (Wiley-Blackwell, Malden, MA/Oxford 2009). Evans, James,
The History and Practice of Ancient Astronomy (Oxford University Press, Oxford
1998). Evans, Thomas L. and Patrick Daly, eds., Digital Archaeology: Bridging
Method and Theory (Routledge, London/New York 2006). Fagan, Brian M., The
Oxford Companion to Archaeology (Oxford University Press, Oxford/New York

Ancient Cities

Author: Charles Gates
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1134676697
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The Archaeology of Urban Life in the Ancient Near East and Egypt, Greece and
Rome Charles Gates. (1992) The Wallpaintings of Thera, Athens: The Thera ...
Oxford: Oxford University Press. Fagan, B.(ed.) (1996) The Oxford Companion to
Archaeology, Oxford and NewYork: Oxford Universitv Press. Gates, M.H. ...
Apollo's Oracle, Cult,andCompanions, Berkeley, LosAngeles, and London:
University of California Press. Frankfort, H.(1950)“Town Planning in Ancient
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Lauran Toorians De 'Oxford Companions' vormen een reeks prestigieuze
naslagwerken met de reputatie van grote volledigheid en betrouwbaarheid. De
bekendste ervan zijn wel die op het gebied van de literatuur, met als absolute
topper The Oxford Companion to English Literature. Vorig jaar verscheen ook
een 'Companion' voor de archeologie, met de Amerikaanse archeoloog Brian M.
Fagan als ...