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Donald Whitcomb

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Featured are thirty-seven illustrations that highlight the magnificence that was the great Islamic port of Ayla on the Gulf of Aqaba. The site is located in modern Aqaba, Jordan and has been excavated by the Oriental Institute under the directorship of Donald Whitcomb since 1986.

Paperback    £5.50
9780918986979 | Published: 1994
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Changing Social Identity with the Spread of Islam
Looks at the spread of Islam throughout the medieval world and the process of conversion to this religion and adoption of its cultural life. The evidence is presented in a series of essay reports on archaeological approaches in current Islamic Archaeology.

Paperback    £14.00
9781885923349 | Published: 2004
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The Mosaics of Khirbet el-Mafjar
Originating from buildings in the oasis of Jericho and dating from the first half of the eighth century, during the time of Umayyad caliphate of the early Islamic period. In 2010 the Department of Antiquities and Cultural Heritage uncovered, cleaned, and photographed these early Islamic mosaics.

Hardback    £46.00
9781614910046 | Published: 2015
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Quseir Al-Qadim 1978
The results of the first season of archaeological excavations at the small port site of Quseir al-Qadim on the Red Sea are presented in this volume. This report presents copious illustrations of the artifacts of daily life in these two periods.

Paperback    £12.00
9780936770017 | Published: 1979
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