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There are 22 books in this catalogue.
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)
McNicoll, A. W.; Smith, Robert H.; Hennessy, Basil
Book Number: 65272
ISBN: 0642888507
Australian National Gallery Canberra 1982. 4to. softcovers. 161pp., 181pp. b/w illus. Very good. Volume 1: Report. Volume 2: Plates & illustrations.
Price: $150.00


The Recent Archaeology of the Sydney District
Megaw, J. V. S. (editor)
Book Number: 64208
ISBN: 0855750340
Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies, Canberra, 1974. 4to. softcover. 40pp. + 11 pages of b/w plates. Very good, light foxing to endpapers.
Price: $45.00


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


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


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


The Archeology of the Land of Israel From the Prehistoric Beginnings to the End of the First Temple Period
Aharoni, Yohanan
Book Number: 62384
ISBN: 0334000181
SCM Press london 1982 8vo. softcover. 344pp. index, sepia illus. Very good, owner's signature on fep.
Price: $15.00


Archeology in the Holy Land.
Kenyon, Kathleen M.
Book Number: 62387
ISBN: 041636490x
Ernest Ben, London 1979 8vo. softcover. 359pp. index, very good.
Price: $12.00


Bronze,Brass and Copper: Exquisite Artefacts from Ancient Times to the 20th Century
Divis, Jan
Book Number: 22442
ISBN: 
London: Hamlyn, 1991 4to. hardcover. 240pp. index, colour & b/w illus. near fine. / near fine d/w.
Price: $18.00


Recovering the tracks: The story of Australian archaeology
Horton, David
Book Number: 59082
ISBN: 0855752211
Aboriginal Studies Press 1991 8vo softcover 360pp, b/w illus. very good+.
Price: $18.00


Art and archaeology in China
Capon, Edmund.
Book Number: 29693
ISBN: 0333229371
South Melbourne, Vic. Macmillan 1977 Black Square 4to softcover 196pp index, colour & b/w illus. very good, owner's signature on fep.
Price: $12.00


The boat beneath the pyramid: King Cheops' royal ship
Jenkins, Nancy
Book Number: 33298
ISBN: 0030570611
New York Holt, Rinehart and Winston 1980 4to hardcover 184pp index, colour & b/w illus. very good / very good d/w.
Price: $15.00


The Western Wall (Hakotel)
Ben-Dov, Meir
Book Number: 39047
ISBN: 9650500553
[Tel Aviv] Ministry of Defence 1983 4to laminated boards. hardcover 245pp colour illus. very good.
Price: $12.00


A Mountain Speaks: The First Australian Excavation in Egypt
Kanawait, Naguib
Book Number: 52007
ISBN: 0858376334
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.
Price: $18.00


Prag die Aldstadt - Prague The Old Town
Vojsko, Nase
Book Number: 52261
ISBN: 8020602801
Jifi Burian 1992 8vo hardcover 128pp very good / very good d/w. Beautiful Photographs and information about Prague. Written in German and English.
Price: $12.00


Eymozia: Ceramic & Iconographic Studies In Honour Of Alexander Cambitoglou
Descoeudres, Jean-Paul (editor)
Book Number: 58706
ISBN: 090979717X
Meditarch (The University of Sydney), Sydney, 1990. 4to. purple laminated boards, hardcover. 256pp. + 51 b/w platesd at rear. Near Fine.
Price: $35.00


Greece - A Guide to the Archaeological Sites
Durando, Purio
Book Number: 60657
ISBN: 8880955047
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


Archaeologist in the Making: Six Seasons in Iran
Goff, Clare
Book Number: 26832
ISBN: 0094633800
London Constable, 1980 8vo hardcover 284pp index, b/w illus. very good, phone# on fep. / very good d/w.
Price: $15.00


Noah's Ark : adrift in dark waters
Dawes, June.
Book Number: 41281
ISBN: 
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.
Price: $12.00


The Wisdom of Bones: In Search of Human Origins
Walker, Alan
Book Number: 42553
ISBN: 
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.
Price: $12.00


The Discovery of Noah's Ark
Fasold, David
Book Number: 43960
ISBN: 0283060069
Sidgwick & Jackson, London, 1990. 8vo. hardcover. 331pp. b/w illus. Very good+. / Very good+ clipped d/w.
Price: $25.00


Lost Cities of China, Central Asia and India
Childress, David Hatcher
Book Number: 47265
ISBN: 0932813070
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.
Price: $15.00


Strongholds and Sanctuaries: The Borderland of England and Wales
Peters, Ellis
Book Number: 52260
ISBN: 0750902000
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.
Price: $22.00