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There are 22 books in this catalogue.
Divis, Jan:  Bronze,Brass and Copper: Exquisite Artefacts from Ancient Times to the 20th Century
Book Number: 22442
London: Hamlyn, 1991 4to. hardcover. 240pp. index, colour & b/w illus. near fine. / near fine d/w.
Keywords: Exquisite Artefacts Ancient history archaeology antiques
Price: $18.00

Goff, Clare:  Archaeologist in the Making: Six Seasons in Iran
Book Number: 26832
London Constable, 1980 8vo hardcover 284pp index, b/w illus. very good, phone# on fep. / very good d/w.
Keywords: Travel Middle East Iran Archaeologist in the Making Six Seasons in Iran Goff Clare
Price: $15.00

Capon, Edmund.:  Art and archaeology in China
Book Number: 29693
South Melbourne, Vic. Macmillan 1977 Black Square 4to softcover 196pp index, colour & b/w illus. very good, owner's signature on fep.
Keywords: Art Chinese China Antiquities Art and archaeology in China Capon Edmund
Price: $12.00

Jenkins, Nancy:  The boat beneath the pyramid: King Cheops' royal ship
Book Number: 33298
New York Holt, Rinehart and Winston 1980 4to hardcover 184pp index, colour & b/w illus. very good / very good d/w.
Keywords: Ships Wooden Egypt archeology boat beneath the pyramid King Cheops' royal ship Jenkins Nancy
Price: $15.00

Ben-Dov, Meir:  The Western Wall (Hakotel)
Book Number: 39047
[Tel Aviv] Ministry of Defence 1983 4to laminated boards. hardcover 245pp colour illus. very good.
Keywords: History Western Wall Hakotel Ben Dov Meir israel middle east
Price: $12.00

Dawes, June.:  Noah's Ark : adrift in dark waters
Book Number: 41281
Belrose, N.S.W. Noahide Pub. 2000 Small 4to. hardcover, laminated boards. 196pp, b/w illus. very good. small tear at top of spine, top corner slightly bumped.
Keywords: Fasold David Noah's ark Excavations Archaeology Turkey Ararat Mount (Turkey) Noah's Ark adrift in dark waters Dawes June
Price: $12.00

Walker, Alan:  The Wisdom of Bones: In Search of Human Origins
Book Number: 42553
London Weidenfeld & Nicholson, 1996 8vo softcover 270pp index, b/w illus. very good. Book Description: Remarkable story of the excavation of the 'Nariokotome Boy',1.5 million years old and the most complete skeleton of Homo erectus ever found.
Keywords: Science Nature The Wisdom of Bones In Search of Human Origins Walker Alan
Price: $12.00

Fasold, David:  The Discovery of Noah's Ark
Book Number: 43960
Sidgwick & Jackson, London, 1990. 8vo. hardcover. 331pp. b/w illus. Very good+. / Very good+ clipped d/w.
Keywords: Discovery Noah's Ark archeology
Price: $25.00

Childress, David Hatcher:  Lost Cities of China, Central Asia and India
Book Number: 47265
Adventures Unlimited Press December 1987 8vo softcover 429pp very good. Like a real life 'Indiana Jones', maverick archaeologist David Childress takes the reader on an incredible adventure across some of the world's oldest and most remote countries in search of lost cities and ancient mysteries. Discover ancient cities in the Gobi Desert; hear fantastic tales of lost continents, vanished civilisations and secret societies bent on ruling the world. Visit forgotten monasteries in forbidding snow-capped mountains with strange tunnels to mysterious subterranean cities! A unique combination of far out exploration and practical travel advice; it will astound and delight the experienced traveller or the armchair voyager.
Keywords: archaeology david hatcher childress Lost Cities of China Central Asia and India Childress David Hatcher
Price: $15.00

Glob, P V:  Bog People, Iron Age Man Preserved
Book Number: 48626
Faber 1969 8vo hardcover 200pp index, b/w plates. very good. / Very good d/w.
Keywords: Bog People Glob iron age archeology
Price: $15.00

Kanawait, Naguib:  A Mountain Speaks: The First Australian Excavation in Egypt
Book Number: 52007
Australia in Print August 1989 4to softcover 96pp very good. Illustrated with b & w artistic images and colour example photo's by Reece Scannell, with maps and floor plans.
Keywords: A Mountain Speaks The First Australian Excavation in Egypt Kanawait Naguib
Price: $18.00

Peters, Ellis:  Strongholds and Sanctuaries: The Borderland of England and Wales
Book Number: 52260
A. Sutton April 1993 8vo hardcover 160pp fine / fine d/w. Here, illustrated in words and pictures, are landscapes, besieged castles, garrison towns and hidden villages and valleys of Wales. The text starts in the South, at Chepstow and travels to Chester in the North. Peters reveals the history of the people and places of the Marches, describing their story of claim and counter-claim, Welsh risings and English attacks, siege and defence, captures and burnings. It is the story of the great families of medieval times: the Mortimers and Henry Hotspur, Offa, King of Mercia, constructor of the Dyke, the Marcher earls and the Welsh Prince Llewelyn.
Keywords: History World Strongholds and Sanctuaries The Borderland of England and Wales Peters Ellis
Price: $22.00

Vojsko, Nase:  Prag die Aldstadt - Prague The Old Town
Book Number: 52261
Jifi Burian 1992 8vo hardcover 128pp very good / very good d/w. Beautiful Photographs and information about Prague. Written in German and English.
Keywords: Careers Prag die Aldstadt Prague The Old Town Vojsko Nase
Price: $12.00

Descoeudres, Jean-Paul (editor):  Eymozia: Ceramic & Iconographic Studies In Honour Of Alexander Cambitoglou
Book Number: 58706
Meditarch (The University of Sydney), Sydney, 1990. 4to. purple laminated boards, hardcover. 256pp. + 51 b/w platesd at rear. Near Fine.
Keywords: archeaology greece greek pylos
Price: $35.00

Horton, David:  Recovering the tracks: The story of Australian archaeology
Book Number: 59082
Aboriginal Studies Press 1991 8vo softcover 360pp, b/w illus. very good+.
Keywords: Recovering the tracks The story of Australian archaeology Horton David
Price: $18.00

Durando, Purio:  Greece - A Guide to the Archaeological Sites
Book Number: 60657
White Star Publishers 2003 4to. Hardcover in d/w. 168pp. Near Fine. Illustrated with colour photo's. This volume provides a photographic tour of the architectural and artistic treasures of Ancient Greece. It shows the remains and ruins as they are in the 21st century and reconstruct them as they were at the height of Hellenic power. All the famous sites, buildings, marbles and paintings are shown.
Price: $25.00

Aharoni, Yohanan:  The Archeology of the Land of Israel From the Prehistoric Beginnings to the End of the First Temple Period
Book Number: 62384
SCM Press london 1982 8vo. softcover. 344pp. index, sepia illus. Very good, owner's signature on fep.
Keywords: Archeology middle east israel
Price: $15.00

Kenyon, Kathleen M.:  Archeology in the Holy Land.
Book Number: 62387
Ernest Ben, London 1979 8vo. softcover. 359pp. index, very good.
Keywords: Archeology middle east israel
Price: $12.00

Checkland, S. G.:  The Mines of Tharsis. Roman, French and British Enterprise in Spain.
Book Number: 63874
Allen & Unwin, London 1967. 8vo. hardcover. 288pp. index, b/w illus. maps. Near Fine. / Very good d/w with two tears(repaired).
Keywords: roman history europe spain
Price: $125.00

Flemming, Nicholas C.:  Cities in the Sea
Book Number: 63875
Doubleday, New York, 1971. 8vo. hardcover. 222pp. index, b/w illus. Very good+. / Very good d/w.
Keywords: mycenaean apollonia naples underwater ancient history
Price: $15.00

Megaw, J. V. S. (editor):  The Recent Archaeology of the Sydney District
Book Number: 64208
Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies, Canberra, 1974. 4to. softcover. 40pp. + 11 pages of b/w plates. Very good, light foxing to endpapers.
Keywords: sydney rocks landforms
Price: $45.00

McNicoll, A. W.; Smith, Robert H.; Hennessy, Basil:  Pella in Jordan 1: An Interim Report of the joint University of Sydney and the College of Wooster Excavations at Pella 1979-81, (2 volumes)
Book Number: 65272
Australian National Gallery Canberra 1982. 4to. softcovers. 161pp., 181pp. b/w illus. Very good. Volume 1: Report. Volume 2: Plates & illustrations.
Price: $150.00