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Adoration of the Ram


This new study, the first extensive commentary on the five liturgically connected hymns, features new translations with detailed notes. The book also considers dominant theological themes present in the texts, including the concept of "Amun within the Iris." 





Paperback    £45.00
9780974002521 | Published: 2006
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The Archaeology of the Ostraca House at Israelite Samaria


The Caesarea Mithraeum (sanctuary or temple of the god Mithras) is only one of two excavated from eastern half of the Empire. Includes new photographs, plans and section drawings; catalogues the small finds from the vault, and technical details about the recovery of information about frescoes and how the excavations were completed. 76 illus.





Hardback    £74.00
9780897570954 | Published: 2017
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Archaism and Innovation


The current volume assembles a series of studies of Middle Kingdom culture gathered around the theme of archaism, change and innovation.





Hardback    £143.00
9780980206517 | Published: 2009
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Bayt Farhi and the Sephardic Palaces of Ottoman Damascus in the Late 18th and 19th Centuries

Lavishly illustrated with extensive colour photographs, plans, and reconstruction drawings the book brings to life for the first time the home environment of the lost elite Sephardic community of Ottoman Damascus. An essential resource for those studying the architecture, history, and culture of Syria and the Ottoman Empire. 255 col & 47 b/w illus.




Hardback    £74.00
9780897571005 | Published: 2018
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Beyond Hatti


This collection of essays honours the life and work of Gary Beckman, Professor of Hittite and Mesopotamian Studies at the University of Michigan. The essays traverse ancient Anatolia, Syria, Mesopotamia and beyond. Beckman’s interest in the reception and adaptation of Syro-Mesopotamian culture by the Hittites in particular inspired this offering.





Hardback    £57.00
9781937040116 | Published: 2013
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Chronological Conundrums


Journal of Ancient Egyptian Interconnections, Volume 13 contains papers given at the Annual Meeting of the American Schools of Oriental Research in 2016.  Integrates Egyptology with the Mediterranean, Near Eastern, and African Studies, and discusses Middle Bronze Age in the Levant and Egypt. 10 col and 20 b&w illus and tables.





 





 





Paperback    £41.00
9781544173733 | Published: 2017
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The Classic Christian Townsite at Arminna West


An illustrated report on the 1963 excavation of a town in Lower Nubia which dated to the Christian Period which reached its zenith between c.AD 850 and 1100. Includes a general discussion of the town's history and its relations with Egypt and the rest of Nubia.





Hardback    £41.00
9781931707152 | Published: 1967
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Commemorating the Nation


This is a study of the relationship between public commemoration and national identity in Egypt over the course of the twentieth century. By analyzing nationalism through the prism of public commemoration, the work extends our understanding of the shaping of national identity and the evolution of national imagining in modern Egypt.





Hardback    £49.00
9780970819918 | Published: 2004
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The Criminal Underworld in a Medieval Islamic Society


The narrative histories generated during the Mamluk Period in Cairo and Damascus (648 922H/ 1250-1517CE) addressed a number of domestic issues. The chroniclers numerous references to criminal activity committed at all levels of society have not received much scholarly attention.





Paperback    £33.00
9780991573219 | Published: 2017
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Desire, Discord and Death


The three essays presented in this volume reveal the symbolic complexity and poetic visions of ancient Near Eastern mythology. The author explores the interrelated themes of erotic desire, divine conflict, and death's realm in selected ancient Mesopotamian and Egyptian mythological narratives using contemporary methods of literary analysis.





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9780897570558 | Published: 2001
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9780897570565 | Published: 2001
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