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Image for The Keys of Egypt : The Race to Read the Hieroglyphs

The Keys of Egypt : The Race to Read the Hieroglyphs

By: Adkins, Lesley + Roy

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Collins: 2001

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 16050034


335 pages. Covers have no creasing or wear. Spine is uncreased. Pages are lightly tanned. When Napoleon invaded Egypt in 1798, his troops were astonished to discover ancient temples, tombs and statues, all covered with hieroglyphs - the last remnants of an unreadable script and a language lost in time. On their return, Egyptomania spread rapidly and the quest to decipher hieroglyphs began in earnest: fame and fortune awaited the scholar who succeeded. Jean-Francois Champ... View more info

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'By South Cadbury is that Camelot...' : New Aspect of Antiquity

By: Alcock, Leslie

Price: $23.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Thames & Hudson: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16050020


224 pages. Covers have no creasing. Corners of covers are lightly bumped. Spine has minimal reading creases. Pages are lightly tanned. Previous owner's name in ink. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Archaeology; Inventory No: 16050020. Paperback View more info

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Stonehenge and Avebury and Neighbouring Monuments

By: Atkinson, R. J. C.

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Her Majesty's Stationery Office: 1973

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 10100604


Minor edgewear to covers. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Archaeology; Travel & Places. ISBN: 0116700750. ISBN/EAN: 9780116700759. Inventory No: 10100604. Paperback View more info

Image for Stealing History : Tomb Raiders, Smugglers, And the Looting of the Ancient World

Stealing History : Tomb Raiders, Smugglers, And the Looting of the Ancient World

By: ATWOOD, ROGER

Price: $21.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Griffin: 2004

Seller ID: 07120031


337 pages. An analysis of the antiquities trade in such locales as Iraq, Peru, Hong Kong, and America covers the stories of key findings and seeks to reveal how current practices are decimating archaeological sites and subsequently compromising the modern world's understanding of history. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Archaeology; True Crime. ISBN: 0312324073. ISBN/EAN: 9780312324070. Inventory No: 07120031. Paperback View more info

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Classical Archaeology

By: Barker, Felix

Price: $6.00

Publisher: New York, Nelson Doubleday: 1962

Seller ID: 10080375


64 pages. Edge wear and creasing to covers, some minor age/dirt spots on a few pages and inside of back cover. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Archaeology; Inventory No: 10080375. Paperback View more info

Image for Deep Water, Ancient Ships : The Treasure Vault of the Mediterranean

Deep Water, Ancient Ships : The Treasure Vault of the Mediterranean

By: Bascom, Willard

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Great Britain, David & Charles: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16050015


226 pages. Boards have no wear, rubbing or soiling. Dust jacket has superficial rubbing. Dust jacket is unclipped. Edges of pages are lightly browned. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Archaeology; ISBN: 0715373056. ISBN/EAN: 9780715373057. Inventory No: 16050015. Hardcover View more info

Image for Atlantis: The Lost Continent Revealed

Atlantis: The Lost Continent Revealed

By: Berlitz, Charles

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Macmillan: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13100343


This is the first UK edition. 223 pages. Ex-library with usual marks, stamps, stickers. Boards have no wear, rubbing or soiling. Spine has minor lean. Dust jacket has moderate creasing. Dust jacket is protected in clear, plastic sleeve. Pages are lightly tanned. Edges of pages are reasonably browned. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Myths, Legends & Folklore; Archaeology. ISBN: 0333378490. ISBN/EAN: 9780333378496. Inventory No: 13100343. Hardcover View more info

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Digging for the Truth

By: Bernstein, Josh

Price: $23.00

Publisher: USA, Gotham Books: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 09010148


198 pages. Multiple copies of this title available. Remainder mark. Josh Bernstein, host of The History Channel's hit series Digging for The Truth, takes readers beyond the cameras for an even closer look at his adventures through some of the most intriguing, remote, and physically challenging locations on the planet as he explores the world's greatest ancient mysteries. No location is too dangerous, no terrain too rough, no culture too exotic for explorer and survival e... View more info

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Early Celtic Masterpieces from Britain in the British Museum

By: Brailsford, John

Price: $16.00

Publisher: London, British Museum Press: 1975

Seller ID: 16040184


103 pages. Covers have light creasing. Corners of covers are lightly bumped. Spine is uncreased. Pages are lightly tanned and lightly creased. Previous owner's name in ink. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Archaeology; ISBN: 0714113638. ISBN/EAN: 9780714113630. Inventory No: 16040184. Paperback View more info

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Petra

By: Browning, Iain

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Chatto & Windus: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16040182


256 pages. Boards have no wear, rubbing or soiling. Dust jacket is in excellent condtion. The dust jacket has been price-clipped. Dust jacket is protected in clear, plastic sleeve. Edges of pages are lightly browned. . Previous owner's name in ink. Quantity Available: 1. Category: History; Archaeology. ISBN: 0701118814. ISBN/EAN: 9780701118815. Inventory No: 16040182. Hardcover View more info

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Aspects of Anglo-Saxon Archaeology : Sutton Hoo and Other Discoveries

By: Bruce-Mitford, Rupert

Price: $65.00

Publisher: USA, Harper & Row: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16040183


This is the first USA edition. 356 pages. Boards have no wear, rubbing or soiling. Spine has mild fading. Edges of dust jacket have minor chips and/or tears. Dust jacket is unclipped. Edges of pages are moderately soiled. Pages are lightly tanned. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Archaeology; ISBN: 0061204803. ISBN/EAN: 9780061204807. Inventory No: 16040183. Hardcover View more info

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Pompeii, the Living City

By: Butterworth, Alex & Laurence, Ray

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Phoenix: 2006

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 16050035


417 pages. Covers have no creasing. Spine has minimal reading creases and mild fading. Pages are reasonably tanned. A visceral history of Pompeii - the living city brought back to life. This startling new book concentrates on the twenty years between 59 and 79AD, thus beginning with the earthquake which all but destroyed Pompeii and ending with the volcanic eruption which has become part of our collective popular imagination. Alex Butterworth and Ray Laurence have synthe... View more info

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Archaeology of the World

By: Canby, Courtlandt

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Chancellor Press: 1980

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 15030259


287 pages. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Edges of boards have superficial wear. Edges of dust jacket have light bumping. Pages are clean and unmarked and in excellent condition except for clipped front end page. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Archaeology; ISBN: 090748624X. ISBN/EAN: 9780907486244. Inventory No: 15030259. Hardcover View more info

Image for Qin Shihuang : Terracotta Warriors and Horses

Qin Shihuang : Terracotta Warriors and Horses

By: Capon, Edmund

Price: $13.00

Publisher: International Cultural Corporation of Australia: 1983

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 13080036


96 pages. Covers have no creasing. Edges of covers have moderate wear. Spine has mild fading. Pages are clean and unmarked and in excellent condition. Catalogue to the "Exhibition of the Terracotta Figures of Warriors and Horses of the Qin Dynasty of China". ina Quantity Available: 1. Category: Archaeology; ISBN: 0959412271. ISBN/EAN: 9780959412277. Inventory No: 13080036. Paperback View more info

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Pompeii: Nowadays and 2000 Years Ago

By: Carpiceci, Alberto C.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Italy, Bonechi: 1991

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 13080028


112 pages. Covers have superficial rubbing/wear. Corners of covers are lightly bumped. Spine is uncreased. Pages are clean and unmarked and in excellent condition. Profusely illustrated with each area of interest numbered to match a fold-out map provided as a loose insert. Also comes with a 1998 newspaper article about the threat Vesuvius still poses to the region. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Travel & Places; Archaeology. ISBN: 8872040175. ISBN/EAN: 9788872040171. I... View more info

Image for Gods, Graves and Scholars : The Story of Archaeology

Gods, Graves and Scholars : The Story of Archaeology

By: Ceram, C W

Price: $23.00

Publisher: London, Victor Gollancz: 1952

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 17030153


442 pages. Covers have moderate rubbing/wear. No dust jacket with this book. Edges of pages are mildly foxed. Pages are reasonably tanned. Gift inscription in ink. An introduction to Archaeology including the work carried out by Schliemann, Sir Arthur Evans, Sir Flinders Petrie, Howard Carter, George Smith and much more. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Archaeology; Inventory No: 17030153. Hardcover View more info

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Preserving The Past

By: Chamberlin, E R

Price: $11.00

Publisher: London, J M Dent & Sons: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11050873


205 pages. Dust jacket has a small scuff mark to front, small tear along top edge and edge wear, Book has some library stamps Quantity Available: 1. Category: Archaeology; History. ISBN: 0460043641. ISBN/EAN: 9780460043649. Inventory No: 11050873. Hardcover View more info

Image for The Temple of Jerusalem : With the History of the Temple Mount

The Temple of Jerusalem : With the History of the Temple Mount

By: Comay, Joan

Price: $33.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Weidenfeld and Nicolson: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15020191


279 pages. Boards have no wear, rubbing or soiling. Edges of dust jacket have light bumping. The dust jacket has been price-clipped. Edges of pages are slightly foxed. Pages are lightly tanned. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Archaeology; History. ISBN: 0297769715. ISBN/EAN: 9780297769712. Inventory No: 15020191. Hardcover View more info

Image for Conquistadors Without Swords : Archaeologists In The Americas

Conquistadors Without Swords : Archaeologists In The Americas

By: Deuel, Leo

Price: $13.00

Publisher: New York, Schocken Books: 1974

Seller ID: 12082321


599 pages. Tanned pages. Minor reading creases to spine. Minor edgewear and creasing to covers. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Archaeology; ISBN: 0805204695. ISBN/EAN: 9780805204698. Inventory No: 12082321. Paperback View more info

Image for Histoire Sous-Marine Des Hommes : Dix Mille Ans Sous Les Mers

Histoire Sous-Marine Des Hommes : Dix Mille Ans Sous Les Mers

By: Foex, Jean-Albert

Price: $21.00

Publisher: Paris, Robert Laffont: 1964

Seller ID: 16120051


205 pages. Text is in French. Large tear from top of spine. Covers have light creasing. Edges of covers have moderate wear. Spine is uncreased. Pages are reasonably tanned. Previous owner's name in ink. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Archaeology; French Language; Inventory No: 16120051. Paperback View more info