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    Herakleion Museum: Illustrated Guide (Ekdotike Athenon Travel Guides) (Paperback) By (author) J.A. Sakellarakis, Edited by E. Karpodini-Dimitriadi, Translated by S. Moody

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    DescriptionFrom the remote Neolithic period the soil of Crete has lovingly protected priceless treasures, which have been, and are continually being brought to light by archaeological excavations. These masterpieces of Cretan, and especially of Minoan civilization, are now displayed in the Herakleion Museum, and form a collection of unique value. The publication of the "Guide to the Herakleion Museum" by Ekdotike Athenon is intended to help the visitor to become acquainted with the treasures of Cretan art in a scientific and methodical way, and, through the exhibits, to trace the evolution of the civilization of the island throughout the many centuries of its history. The structure and composition of the book has been designed with these aims in mind, and the relevant photographs are set out alongside the text. The visitor thus has the opportunity to come into contact, room by room, with the great artistic achievements of Minoan civilization, and to form an idea of the character of its unique cultural heritage.


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    Title
    Herakleion Museum
    Subtitle
    Illustrated Guide
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) J.A. Sakellarakis, Edited by E. Karpodini-Dimitriadi, Translated by S. Moody
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 144
    Width: 168 mm
    Height: 236 mm
    Thickness: 12 mm
    Weight: 440 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9789602130391
    ISBN 10: 9602130393
    Classifications

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 25540
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: TRG
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T14.3
    B&T Merchandise Category: TXT
    BIC subject category V2: AGC
    DC21: 938
    Libri: I-HP
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1DVGSC
    Ingram Subject Code: HP
    B&T General Subject: 431
    BISAC V2.8: SOC003000
    Ingram Theme: CHRN/ANCIEN
    BIC subject category V2: WTHM
    Ingram Theme: CULT/GREECE
    Abridged Dewey: 938
    DC22: 938
    BISAC V2.8: HIS002010
    LC classification: DF
    BIC subject category V2: 1DVGSC
    Thema V1.0: WTHM, AGC
    Edition
    Illustrated
    Edition statement
    Illustrated
    Illustrations note
    192 illus
    Publisher
    Ekdotike Athenon S.A.
    Imprint name
    Ekdotike Athenon S.A.
    Publication date
    01 December 2003
    Publication City/Country
    Athens