Egyptology at the Dawn of the Twenty first Century

Titre : Egyptology at the Dawn of the Twenty first Century
Auteur : Zahi A. Hawass
Éditeur : American Univ in Cairo Press
ISBN-13 : 9774247140
Libération : 2003

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This comprehensive three-volume set marks the publication of the proceedings of the Eighth International Congress of Egyptologists, held in Cairo in 2000. This massive and impressive 1693-page work encompasses the research of over 350 of the world's leading Egyptologists -- writing in English, French, or German -- and contains over 600 illustrations. A dedicated team of editors, proofreaders, and designers worked hard for three years to bring all the disparate elements of this publication -- including photographs, tables, graphs, hieroglyphs, hieratic script, and Greek, Arabic, Coptic, and Hebrew fonts -- together to create a work that is a benchmark in Egyptological publishing. Organized thematically to reflect the breadth and depth of the material presented at the Congress, these papers provide a survey of current Egyptological research at the dawn of the twenty-first century. The proceedings include the eight 'Millennium Debates' led by esteemed Egyptologists, addressing key issues in the field, as well as nearly every paper presented at the Congress. The 248 papers cover the whole spectrum of Egyptological research, and contain many photographs, maps, and plans, that are published here for the first time. Grouped under the themes of archaeology, history, religion, language, conservation, and museology, these contributions together form the most comprehensive picture of Egyptology today. Contributors include: John Baines, Zahi Hawass, Antonio Loprieno, William J. Murnane, Aly Radwan, Donald Redford, Edna Russmann, Helmut Satzinger, Regine Schulz, W. Kelly Simpson, Hourig Sourouzian, Herman te Velde, Kent Weeks.

The Mosque and Its Early Development

Titre : The Mosque and Its Early Development
Auteur : Doğan Kuban
Éditeur : BRILL
ISBN-13 : 9004038132
Libération : 1974

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Doğan Kuban A été écrit sous une forme ou une autre pendant la plus grande partie de sa vie. Vous pouvez trouver autant d'inspiration de The Mosque and Its Early Development Aussi informatif et amusant. Cliquez sur le bouton TÉLÉCHARGER ou Lire en ligne pour obtenir gratuitement le livre de titre $ gratuitement.

Writing the Early Crusades

Titre : Writing the Early Crusades
Auteur : Marcus Bull
Éditeur : Boydell & Brewer Ltd
ISBN-13 : 9781843839200
Libération : 2014

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A pioneering approach to contemporary historical writing on the First Crusade, looking at the texts as cultural artefacts rather than simply for the evidence they contain.

A Companion to Museum Studies

Titre : A Companion to Museum Studies
Auteur : Sharon Macdonald
Éditeur : John Wiley & Sons
ISBN-13 : 9781444357943
Libération : 2011-08-24

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A Companion to Museum Studies captures the multidisciplinary approach to the study of the development, roles, and significance of museums in contemporary society. Collects first-rate original essays by leading figures from a range of disciplines and theoretical stances, including anthropology, art history, history, literature, sociology, cultural studies, and museum studies Examines the complexity of the museum from cultural, political, curatorial, historical and representational perspectives Covers traditional subjects, such as space, display, buildings, objects and collecting, and more contemporary challenges such as visiting, commerce, community and experimental exhibition forms

Wine Positioning

Titre : Wine Positioning
Auteur : Pierre Mora
Éditeur : Springer
ISBN-13 : 9783319244815
Libération : 2015-11-27

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This book introduces readers to the concept and implementation of positioning techniques in the context of the wine industry. Featuring 30 case studies on brands and wine regions around the world - all based on the same principles - it presents a successful, cutting-edge strategy for the marketing of wine. Rather than focusing on a small group of elitist appellations, the Grand Crus universe and a handful of star brands, the book addresses the real, day-to-day wine world. In light of globalization, it introduces state-of-the-art wine positioning techniques, with an emphasis on the identity, segmentation and positioning of wine appellations and wine brands. In its analysis of wine appellation models, the book examines local parameters like geology, history and wine growing techniques; compares facts, figures and actors; analyzes the signals that are being sent to the market and presents a range of key factors for success. Similarly, the wine brands models are analyzed on the basis of their respective brand identity and apparent marketing policy. In the book’s final part, it summarizes recent developments in wine marketing, including the growing importance of wine brands as new territories in the global vineyard, and the role of appellations as the essence of cultural diversity.

Food Bites

Titre : Food Bites
Auteur : Richard W Hartel
Éditeur : Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN-13 : 0387758453
Libération : 2009-03-01

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Food Bites is an easy-to-read, often humorous book on the scientific basis of the foods we eat, and answers those pesky, niggling questions such as: Is the quality of beer really affected by the type of water used? and Processed foods: good or bad? Readers will be captivated by this superbly written book, especially so as their guides are Professor Richard Hartel, professor of Food Engineering at UW-Madison, along with his daughter, AnnaKate Hartel. Professor Hartel has for the last four years penned a witty and illuminating column on all aspects of food science for the Capital Times of Madison, and his weekly wisdom has now been collected into a single publication. With a huge and growing interest in the science of food, this treasure trove of knowledge and practical information, in 60 bite-sized chunks, is sure to be a bestseller.

The Book of Perfumes

Titre : The Book of Perfumes
Auteur : Eugene Rimmel
Éditeur :
ISBN-13 : HARVARD:32044107227621
Libération : 1865

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Eugene Rimmel A été écrit sous une forme ou une autre pendant la plus grande partie de sa vie. Vous pouvez trouver autant d'inspiration de The Book of Perfumes Aussi informatif et amusant. Cliquez sur le bouton TÉLÉCHARGER ou Lire en ligne pour obtenir gratuitement le livre de titre $ gratuitement.

The History and Power of Writing

Titre : The History and Power of Writing
Auteur : Henri-Jean Martin
Éditeur : University of Chicago Press
ISBN-13 : 0226508366
Libération : 1995-10-15

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Continuing on to the electronic revolution, Martin's account takes in the changes wrought on writing by computers and electronic systems of storage and communication, and offers surprising insights into the influence these new technologies have had on children born into the computer age. The power of writing to influence and dominate is, indeed, a central theme in this history, as Martin explores the processes by which the written word has gradually imposed its logic on society over four thousand years. The summation of decades of study by one of the world's great scholars on the subject, this fascinating account of writing explains much about the world we inhabit, where we uneasily confer, accept, and resist the power of the written word.

French in Twenty Lessons with a System of Articulation

Titre : French in Twenty Lessons with a System of Articulation
Auteur : Rafael Diez De La Cortina
Éditeur : Palala Press
ISBN-13 : 1340853485
Libération : 2015-09-01

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The Complete Film Dictionary

Titre : The Complete Film Dictionary
Auteur : Ira Konigsberg
Éditeur : Penguin (Non-Classics)
ISBN-13 : 0140513930
Libération : 1998

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Defines technical terms used in the production of motion pictures and discusses techniques, genres, and topics in film criticism.