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The Resource Alexandria : the sunken city, William La Riche ; photography by Stéphane Compoint

Alexandria : the sunken city, William La Riche ; photography by Stéphane Compoint

Label
Alexandria : the sunken city
Title
Alexandria
Title remainder
the sunken city
Statement of responsibility
William La Riche ; photography by Stéphane Compoint
Creator
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
Recounts the day by day story of the series of excavations in 1994 of the lighthouse of the ancient Egyptian city of Alexandria, which collapsed into the Mediterranean in 1477. Led by Jean-Yves Emprereur, head of the National Centre for Scientific Research, the excavations uncovered architectural blocks, columns, capitals, giant statues, a dozen sphinx, and other artefacts
Member of
Cataloging source
UKM
Dewey number
932
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
no index present
LC call number
DT73.A4
LC item number
L37 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Alexandria : the sunken city, William La Riche ; photography by Stéphane Compoint
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/description/orion051/97149843.html
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Translated from the French
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
ocm36798145
Dimensions
31 cm.
Extent
135 p.
Isbn
9780297821809
Lccn
97149843
Other physical details
col. ill., col. ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)36798145
Label
Alexandria : the sunken city, William La Riche ; photography by Stéphane Compoint
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/description/orion051/97149843.html
Publication
Note
Translated from the French
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
ocm36798145
Dimensions
31 cm.
Extent
135 p.
Isbn
9780297821809
Lccn
97149843
Other physical details
col. ill., col. ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)36798145

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