Book on Amheida excavations published


Bagnall 2010 Cover PhotoFranz Steiner Verlag (Stuttgart) has published Eine Wüstenstadt. Leben und Kultur in einer ägyptischen Oase im 4. Jahrhundert n. Chr., by ISAW director Roger Bagnall. The book presents the results of the excavations at Amheida, in the Dakhla Oasis of Egypt, that started in 2004 and continue as an ISAW field project. The book results from the Häcker Lectures given at the University of Heidelberg by Bagnall in 2010 and has been updated to include excavations in 2011 and 2012.

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