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Published: 18 February 2021 (Estimated)

1200 Pages


ISBN: 9780190496272

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The Oxford Handbook of Ancient Nubia

Geoff Emberling and Bruce Williams

Oxford Handbooks

  • Recognizes Nubian cultures as some of the earliest in Sub-Saharan Africa
  • Explores the chronology, geography, climate, and research traditions of archaeology in Nubia
  • Distinguishes Nubian settlement, economy, political organization, and religious ideologies
  • Includes research from an international group of scholars on a wide variety of topics that relate to the history and archaeology of the region
  • Includes several maps and nearly 300 illustrations