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The Resource Forgotten empire : the world of ancient Persia, edited by John Curtis and Nigel Tallis ; with contributions by Beatrice Andre-Salvini .. . [et al.]

Forgotten empire : the world of ancient Persia, edited by John Curtis and Nigel Tallis ; with contributions by Beatrice Andre-Salvini .. . [et al.]

Label
Forgotten empire : the world of ancient Persia
Title
Forgotten empire
Title remainder
the world of ancient Persia
Statement of responsibility
edited by John Curtis and Nigel Tallis ; with contributions by Beatrice Andre-Salvini .. . [et al.]
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
YUS
Dewey number
935.05
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
DS261
LC item number
.F67 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Curtis, John
  • Tallis, Nigel
  • André-Salvini, Béatrice
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Iran
  • Iran
  • Iran
Label
Forgotten empire : the world of ancient Persia, edited by John Curtis and Nigel Tallis ; with contributions by Beatrice Andre-Salvini .. . [et al.]
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references ( p. 266-272)
Contents
History of the Persian Empire 550-330 BC / Pierre Briant, College de France, Paris -- Achaemenid languages and inscriptions / Matthew W. Stolper, Oriental Institute, University of Chicago -- The decipherment of achaemenid cuneiform / Irving L. Finkel, British museum, London -- The archaeology of the Achaemenid period / John Curtis ('Egypt' section by Neal Spencer), British Museum, London -- The palace / John Curtis, British Museum, London, and Shahrokh Razmjou, National Museum of Iran, Tehran -- The royal table / St John Simpson, British Museum, London -- Jewellery and personal ornaments / John Curtis, British Museum, London -- Religion and burial customs / Shahrokh Razmjou, National Museum of Iran, Tehran -- The administration of the Achaemendid Empire / Andrew R. Meadows, British Museum, London -- Transport and warfare / Nigel Tallis, British Museum, London -- Persia and Greece / Alexandra Villing, British Museum, London -- The legacy of ancient Persia / Vesta Sarkhosh Curtis, British Museum, London
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
272 p.
Isbn
9780520247314
Lccn
2006295127
Other physical details
col. ill., col. maps
System control number
(OCoLC) 2006295127
Label
Forgotten empire : the world of ancient Persia, edited by John Curtis and Nigel Tallis ; with contributions by Beatrice Andre-Salvini .. . [et al.]
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references ( p. 266-272)
Contents
History of the Persian Empire 550-330 BC / Pierre Briant, College de France, Paris -- Achaemenid languages and inscriptions / Matthew W. Stolper, Oriental Institute, University of Chicago -- The decipherment of achaemenid cuneiform / Irving L. Finkel, British museum, London -- The archaeology of the Achaemenid period / John Curtis ('Egypt' section by Neal Spencer), British Museum, London -- The palace / John Curtis, British Museum, London, and Shahrokh Razmjou, National Museum of Iran, Tehran -- The royal table / St John Simpson, British Museum, London -- Jewellery and personal ornaments / John Curtis, British Museum, London -- Religion and burial customs / Shahrokh Razmjou, National Museum of Iran, Tehran -- The administration of the Achaemendid Empire / Andrew R. Meadows, British Museum, London -- Transport and warfare / Nigel Tallis, British Museum, London -- Persia and Greece / Alexandra Villing, British Museum, London -- The legacy of ancient Persia / Vesta Sarkhosh Curtis, British Museum, London
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
272 p.
Isbn
9780520247314
Lccn
2006295127
Other physical details
col. ill., col. maps
System control number
(OCoLC) 2006295127

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