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The archaeology of Cyprus

Arthur Bernard Knapp

The archaeology of Cyprus

from earliest prehistory through the Bronze Age

by Arthur Bernard Knapp

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Prehistoric Antiquities,
  • Excavations (Archaeology),
  • Antiquities,
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE / Archaeology

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementA. Bernard Knapp
    SeriesCambridge world archaeology
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGN855.C93 K57 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25198079M
    ISBN 109780521897822, 9780521723473
    LC Control Number2012002705

    The authors comprise a mixture of senior, mid-career, and rising junior scholars – from various backgrounds, in order to offer a broad range of perspectives on the state and future of the archaeology of Cyprus and the wider Mediterranean. Series Editor for this volume: John F. Cherry, Brown University. Series: Monographs in Mediterranean.   P lease note that this article includes image(s) of human remains.. T he abandoned Nicosia airport in Cyprus is a strange place for an anthropology lab. But there I was—at the end of a humid spring day in —looking at about 30 skeletons carefully laid out on rows of wooden tables. Clothes and personal effects, sealed in transparent bags, dispelled any notion that the bodies might be.

    The excavation and recovery of the well-preserved remains of this late-fourth-century b.c. Greek merchant vessel off the coast of Cyprus has yielded substantial information on the construction of. Sabine Rogge, Christina Ioannou, Theodoros Mavrojannis (eds.), Salamis of Cyprus. History and Archaeology from the Earliest Times to Late Antiquity, Conference in Nicosia, 21–23 May (Schriften des Instituts für Interdisziplinäre Zypern-Studien, 13), , pp., hardcover, with numerous illustrations, many of them in colour, 94,00 €, ISBN

      This volume brings together papers presented at the 12th edition of Postgraduate Cypriot Archaeology (PoCA), an annual conference concerning the material culture of ancient, medieval and modern Cyprus, taking into account various aspects from different research projects conducted by researchers specialized in many fields of expertise. During the three years since the last report on cur- rent archaeological research in Cyprus appeared in AJA,' Cypriot archaeology has continued to exhibit growth and vitality (fig. 1).New projects have com- menced, old ones are being published, and numer- ous lively colloquia addressing a wide variety of Cypriot-related topics have been held in North Amer- ica and Europe as well as in Cyprus.


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