Bismaya : recovering the lost city of Adab
|Main Author:||Wilson, Karen L.|
|Other Authors:||Lauinger, Jacob.|
Chicago, IL :
Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago,
xxx, 194 p. : 113 p. of pl. ; 30 cm.
University of Chicago Oriental Institute publications ;
Bismaya : Recovering the Lost City of Adab /(Online)
"The University of Chicago conducted excavations at the site of Bismaya (ancient Adab) in southern Iraq from December 24, 1903, until late June 1905. The work was first directed by a young American Assyriologist, Edgar James Banks, then by Victor S. Persons, an architect who had originally gone to to the Near East to assist Banks"--Preface
Includes bibliographical notes and index.
9781885923639 (alk. paper)