Ancient Nubia: Egypt's Rival in Africa / Edition 1

Ancient Nubia: Egypt's Rival in Africa / Edition 1

by David O'Connor
     
 

ISBN-10: 0924171286

ISBN-13: 9780924171284

Pub. Date: 01/01/1994

Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press, Inc.

An informative introduction to the history and culture of ancient Nubia from the Bronze Age through the Christian period. The author places Nubia in its historical and cultural context as an important African civilization. This book accompanied a traveling exhibit of the same name and includes black-and-white photographs of more than 300 objects as well as a

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An informative introduction to the history and culture of ancient Nubia from the Bronze Age through the Christian period. The author places Nubia in its historical and cultural context as an important African civilization. This book accompanied a traveling exhibit of the same name and includes black-and-white photographs of more than 300 objects as well as a selection of color photographs. Detailed line drawings of wall paintings, cemeteries, town plans, and architectural reconstructions help reveal the complexity of Nubian society.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780924171284
Publisher:
University of Pennsylvania Press, Inc.
Publication date:
01/01/1994
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
9.00(w) x 11.80(h) x 0.60(d)

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