Geoffrey Bibby Looking for Dilmun

ISBN 13: 9780002114752

Looking for Dilmun

4.26 avg rating
( 50 ratings by GoodReads )
 
9780002114752: Looking for Dilmun

Dilmun was a land which stretched beyond the confines of Bahrain, as far north as Kuwait, and as far south as Saudi Arabia. The quest for the real Dilmun began when the author revisited Bahrain in order to explore the thousands of undated burial mounds scattered across the country. A seasons digging established the existence of a major civilisation dating from around 2300 BC. First published in 1969 this fascinating book of discovery tells the story of archaeological detective work with style and humour. It is re-issued here for a new generation of readers and introduced by Carl Phillips, one of the leading archaeologists of the region.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

Product Description:

This book was digitized and reprinted from the collections of the University of California Libraries. It was produced from digital images created through the libraries’ mass digitization efforts. The digital images were cleaned and prepared for printing through automated processes. Despite the cleaning process, occasional flaws may still be present that were part of the original work itself, or introduced during digitization. This book and hundreds of thousands of others can be found online in the HathiTrust Digital Library at www.hathitrust.org.

About the Author:

Carl Phillips is the author of twelve books of poetry, including "Silverchest", a finalist for the International Griffin Prize, and "Double Shadow", winner of the Los Angeles Times Book Prize. His most recent book of prose is "The Art of Daring: Risk, Restlessness, Imagination". Phillips teaches at Washington University in St. Louis.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Geoffrey Bibby
Published by Collins (1970)
ISBN 10: 0002114755 ISBN 13: 9780002114752
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Collins, 1970. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0002114755

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 187.39
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Geoffrey Bibby
Published by Collins (1970)
ISBN 10: 0002114755 ISBN 13: 9780002114752
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Collins, 1970. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 2114755

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 232.61
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds