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Unearthing Igbo-Ukwu: Archaeological Discoveries in Eastern Nigeria by  Thurstan Shaw - Paperback - 1977 - from Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB (SKU: 167732)

Unearthing Igbo-Ukwu: Archaeological Discoveries in Eastern Nigeria

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Unearthing Igbo-Ukwu: Archaeological Discoveries in Eastern Nigeria

by Shaw, Thurstan

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VG+. light scuffs & edge-wear to covers. interior clean. tight binding.
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0195752511
ISBN 13
9780195752519
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Ibadan, Nigeria: Oxford University Press, 1977. Paperback. VG+. light scuffs & edge-wear to covers. interior clean. tight binding.. Brown wraps with color illustrations and light yellow lettering. 121 pp. Profuse BW illustrations. "In Unearthing Igbo-Ukwu Thurstan Shaw tells the story of the excavations which he carried out at three different sites in the town of Igbo-Ukwu. He describes the beautiful and remarkable objects which were uncovered, and discusses the problems of dating the finds and of setting them in their social and economic background. The photographs which illustrate the book enable the reader to appreciate both the process of excavating and the beauty of the finds. This fascinating account is told in vivid and simple langauge for both the student of Nigeria's history and the general reader." -- back cover.

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
167732
Title
Unearthing Igbo-Ukwu: Archaeological Discoveries in Eastern Nigeria
Author
Shaw, Thurstan
Format/binding
Paperback
Book condition
Used - VG+. light scuffs & edge-wear to covers. interior clean. tight binding.
Quantity available
1
Binding
Paperback
ISBN 10
0195752511
ISBN 13
9780195752519
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Place of Publication
Ibadan, Nigeria
Date Published
1977
Keywords
African Art; Archaeology; Nigeria; Igbo-Ukwu ; Igbo-Ukwu ; ;
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African Art;

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