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The Great Oasis of Egypt : the Kharga and Dakhla oases in antiquity / edited by Roger S. Bagnall, Institute for the Study of the Ancient World, New York University, Gaëlle Tallet, University of Limoges.

Other author/creatorBagnall, Roger S., editor.
Other author/creatorTallet, Gaëlle, 1974- editor.
Other author/creatorOasis Magna : Kharga and Dakhla Oases in Antiquity (Conference) (2014 : New York University)
Format Book and Print
Publication Info Cambridge, United Kingdom ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2019.
Descriptionxviii, 344 pages : illustrations (black and white and color), maps (black and white and color) ; 26 cm
Subject(s)
Partial contents Living in the Oasis : humans and the environment. Water resources and irrigation in two oases of the Western Desert of Egypt, Kharga and Dakhla / Jean-Paul Bravard -- Trimithis : a case study of proto-Byzantine urbanism / Paola Davoli -- Managing the Oasis. The Great Oasis : an administrative entity from pharaonic times to Roman times / Roger S. Bagnall and Gaelle Tallet -- Trade and mobility in a connected environment. The North Kharga Oasis Darb Ain Amur Survey (NKODAAS) : Surveying the tracks between the two oases / Salima Ikram -- An Oasis Culture? Temple building on the Egyptian margins : the geopolitical issues behind Seti II and Ramesses IX's activity at Amheida / Olaf E. Kaper.
General notePapers originally presented at a conference held September, 2014, at the Institute for the Study of the Ancient World, New York University.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references and index.
Issued in other formebook version : 9781108581509
Genre/formConference papers and proceedings.
LCCN 2019002789
ISBN9781108482165
ISBN1108482163 hardcover alkaline paper
ISBNelectronic book

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