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    DescriptionThis volume contains a description of the architecture and inscriptional content of the royal tomb, a catalogue of all artifacts, translation and commentary on inscriptions, publication and analysis of pottery, a bio-anthropological report on the human remains, a paleobotanical report, an elemental analysis of pottery fabrics and an historical analysis.

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    Excavations at Mendes: The Royal Necropolis Volume 1
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    By (author) Donald B. Redford
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 220
    Width: 210 mm
    Height: 297 mm
    Thickness: 21 mm
    Weight: 1,048 g
    ISBN 13: 9789004136748
    ISBN 10: 9004136746

    B&T Book Type: NF
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T5.5
    BIC E4L: HIS
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    BISAC V2.8: SOC003000
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    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 15530
    BISAC V2.8: ARC007000
    Abridged Dewey: 932
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    BISAC V2.8: HIS002030
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    LC classification: DT73.M54 R44 2004
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    Illustrations note
    Illustrations, maps
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    30 September 2004
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    Author Information
    Donald B. Redford, MA, Ph.D. (Toronto), FRSC is Professor of Classics & Ancient Mediterranean Studies at the Pennsylvania State University. He has published widely on Egyptian History and Archaeology, including Egypt, Canaan and Israel in Ancient Times (Princeton, 1992) and The Wars in Syria and Palestine of Thutmose III (Leiden, 2003).
    Review quote
    'All in all a valuable and careful source collection and a good starting point for further study.' W. van Haarlem, The PalArch Foundation, 2005.
    Table of contents
    Introduction 1. The Temenos Walls - D.B. Redford 2. The Sarcophagus and its Installation - D.B. Redford 3. The Relief-decoration of Nepherites' Tomb and Related Epigraphy - D.B. Redford 4. The Third Intermediate & Saite Periods - D.B. Redford 5. The Inscriptions and Cursive Texts - D.B. Redford 6. Royal Necropolis: Object Catalogue - S. Redford 7. Ceramic Analysis - R. Hummel & S.B. Shubert 8. The Human Remains (Third Intermediate Period) - C. Lang 9. Charred Plant Remains - A.C. D'andrea 10. Faunal Remains - D. Brewer 11. Basket-handle Jars: Their Origin and Function - A.D. de Rodrigo Plates - Edited by S. Redford Index