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Quseir al-Qadim 1978
|Statement||(edited by) Donald S. Whitcomb and Janet H. Johnson.|
|Contributions||Whitcomb, Donald S., Johnson, Janet H.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||352 p. :|
|Number of Pages||352|
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Quseir al-Qadim Preliminary Report by Donald S. Whitcomb, Janet H. Johnson Quseir al-Qadim Preliminary Report by Donald S. Whitcomb, Janet H. Johnson (pp. ). Quseir al-Qadim has been the focus for a program of archaeological excavations by the Oriental Institute from to * This port was occupied in the Roman period (first and second centuries of the modern era) and again in the Ayyubid and Mamluk periods (thirteenth and fourteenth centuries), during which periods the towns of Coptos and Qus.
October Book Reviews Arabic documents uncovered in the Oriental Institute’s excavations at the site of Quseir al-Qadim on Egypt’s Red Sea coast directed by Donald Whitcomb and Janet Johnson during three seasons between and ; most of these are now housed in Cairo’s Museum of Islamic Art. The documents date to the ﬁrst. Tamil (/ ˈ t æ m ɪ l /; தமிழ் Tamiḻ, pronunciation (help info)) is a Dravidian language predominantly spoken by the Tamil people of India and Sri Lanka, and by the Tamil diaspora and Sri Lankan is an official language in three countries: India, Sri Lanka and Singapore. In India, it is the official language of the Indian state of Tamil Nadu and the Union Territory Ethnicity: Tamil people.
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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. Archaeological evidence testifies to the importance of this port, then called Leukos Limen, for the Roman trade in the Indian Ocean in the first and second centuries a.d.
Additional Physical Format: Online version: Quseir al-Qadim Cairo: American Research Center in Egypt, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book.
QUSEIR AL-QADIM Janet H. Johnson & Donald Whitcomb T HE FIRST SEASON of investigations at the ancient port of Quseir al-Qadim on the Red Sea in Egypt took place in winter, ; the investigations were sponsored by the Oriental Institute with funding from the Smithsonian Institution and the National Geographic So Size: KB.
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Quseir Al-Qadim Preliminary Report (The Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago) Whitcomb, Donald. This paperback book is SEWN, where the book block is actually sewn (smythe sewn/section sewn) with thread before binding which results in a more. Quseir Al-Qadim - Preliminary Report.
Cookies are required to use this site. Cookies are required on this website. The site of Quseir al-Qadim (old Quseir) is 8km north of the modern town of Quseir, on the Egyptian Red Sea coast.
Four seasons of fieldwork have now been completed on site. The current project is directed by David Peacock, Lucy Blue and Stephanie Moser from the Department of Archaeology.
QUSEIR AL-QADIM AND THE LOCALISATION OF M YOS HORMOS however, one ostracon with reference to Myos Hormos.7 Further, internal documentation shows that Quseir supported a military detachment, a garrison under a curator praesidii which may have numbered 50 to men.8 Internal documents suggest the garrison was in place from the beginning of the 1st through the first quarter of Cited by: Al-Qadim is a campaign setting for the Dungeons & Dragons role-playing game which was developed by Jeff Grubb with Andria Hayday for TSR, Inc., and was first released in Al-Qadim uses One Thousand and One Nights as a theme and is set in the land of Zakhara, called the Land of Fate.
Thematically, the land of Zakhara is a blend of the historical Muslim Caliphates, the stories of legend, Designer(s): Jeff Grubb. Locating the Harbour: Myos Hormos/Quseir al‐Qadim: a Roman and Islamic Port on the Red Sea Coast of Egypt Article in International Journal of Nautical Archaeology 36(2) - May Author: Lucy Blue.
The publications attest to the range of scholarship undertaken by scholars and institutions in Egypt under ARCE's auspices, and to the wealth of the nation's artistic, architectural, scientific, literary, and religious culture.
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She has written various articles on archaeological representation, and is the author of the book, Ancestral Images: The Iconography of Human Origins. Al-Qadim book. Read 6 reviews from the world's largest community for readers/5. This book is the first comprehensive study of the Arabic documents uncovered in Quseir, Upper Egypt, during the s.
The hundreds of paper fragments shed light on activities and operations of a family shipping business on the Red Sea shore in the thirteenth century. Donald Whitcomb is the author of Changing Social Identity with the Spread of Islam ( avg rating, 3 ratings, 0 reviews, published ), The Mosaics o 4/5(3).
Whitcomb, Donald S. and Janet H. Johnson, Quseir Al-Qadim Preliminary Report (Cairo: Nafeh Press, ). Link to web page: Link to PDF file: Whitcomb, Donald S. and Janet H. Johnson, Quseir al-Qadim Preliminary Report, American Research Center in Egypt Reports 7 (Malibu: Undena Publications, ).
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Tm Red Sea port town of Quseir (al-Qujayr al-Qadirn) was excavated by a Uni- versity of Chicago team during the, and seasons. When Robert Sewell inaugurated the modern study of the South Indian state of Vijayanagara with his classic A Forgotten Empire (), he characterized the state as “a Hindu bulwark against Muhammadan conquests” (Sewell 1), thereby formulating one of the enduring axioms of Vijayanagara historiography.
From their capital on the banks of the Tungabhadra river, the Cited by: The ruins at Quseir al-Qadim were the subject of exploratory excavations between and (*Whitcomb and Johnson ; a,*b), when it was thought to be the relatively minor Roman port of Leucos Limen, a view apparently confirmed by a somewhat enigmatic ostracon (Bagnall ).
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