Alexandria, Egypt: The Submerged Royal Quarters (Underwater Archeology)

By: Franck Goddio, Andre Bernand, Etienne Bernand, Ibrahim Darwish, Zsolt Kiss, Jean Yoyotte

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An Eighth Day View:


Mapping the remains of the submerged royal quarters of ancient Alexandria is a huge undertaking. The first part of this book details the sophisticated survey techniques used to survey, map and excavate the seabed and the remains hidden within it. Selected accounts on the Great harbour and Palaces of Alexandria are discussed along with epigraphical documents, sculptural and architectural pieces recovered during the undertakings of the project. An important book recording one of the most significant and enigmatic sites in the Mediterranean.

Title:: Alexandria, Egypt: The Submerged Royal Quarters (Underwater Archeology)

Author:: Franck Goddio, Andre Bernand, Etienne Bernand, Ibrahim Darwish, Zsolt Kiss, Jean Yoyotte

Categories: Ancient,

Publisher: Periplus Publishing Ltd: January 1998

ISBN Number:: 1902699009

ISBN Number: 13: 9781902699004

Binding:: Hardcover

Book Condition:: Used - Like New

Jacket Condition:: As New

Seller ID:: 99751