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Narrow Pass, Black Mountain, the Discovery of the Hittite Empire

by Ceram, C.W. (Kurt W.Marek)

Condition: Near Fine/No Jacket


London: Readers Union, Victor Gollancz-Sidgwick & Jackson, 1957. Translated From The German By Richard & Clara Winston." The discovery of the Hittites has been an unusually stirring adventure of the human spirit. In slightly more than a century a people of whom nothing but a name was known has become an integral part of the history of our civilization. This is the fascinating story of the deciphering of the enigma of a people" 284p. (.With 48 plates and 64 Line illustrations) maps, bibliography.index,.Clean and crisp, Orange cloth cover had some small spots near foot of spine, else near fine.. Book Club (BCE/BOMC).. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket.


  • Seller: KALAMOS BOOKS CA (CA)
  • Seller: Inventory #: 31980
  • Title: Narrow Pass, Black Mountain, the Discovery of the Hittite Empire
  • Author: Ceram, C.W. (Kurt W.Marek)
  • Format/binding:Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Near Fine
  • Jacket condition: No Jacket
  • Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC).
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Readers Union, Victor Gollancz-Sidgwick & Jackson
  • Place: London
  • Date published: 1957
  • Keywords: ASIA MINOR ARCHEOLOGY HITTITES
  • Bookseller catalogs: Archaeology; Hittites;
  • Subjects: SOCIAL SCIENCE / Archaeology;

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