TITLE

ARCHAEOLOGY MAGAZINE TRAVEL GUIDE TO THE ANCIENT WORLD 1985

PUB. DATE
March 1985
SOURCE
Archaeology;Mar/Apr85, Vol. 38 Issue 2, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a listing of archaeological excavations from around the world in 1985. Soba East in Sudan; Siphiso River Area from June 2 to August 25; Port Arthur in Tasmania from January 14 to March 9; Carthage in Tunisia all summer 1985; Fatehpur Sikri in Agra, India from January to March; Komoizuka Megalithic Chamber Tomb in Japan; Columbus Landing Site in the Bahamas from June 4 to July 6.
ACCESSION #
10733133

 

Related Articles

  • A city built on top of itself. Marston, E. // Highlights;Mar91, Vol. 46 Issue 3, p28 

    Describes the history of the city of Carthage in Tunisia on the North African coast, once one of the most important cities in the Mediterranean world. Wars with Rome; Public baths; Supermarket; Clothing; Archeologists' digs.

  • Dido was its old flame, and Hannibal called it home. Wernick, Robert // Smithsonian;Apr94, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p124 

    Surveys how the ancient city of Carthage is still being rediscovered, bit by bit, 2,100 years after the Romans thought they had expunged it. The discovery by Count Byron Khun de Prorok in 1921; Discoveries by archaeologists from ten nations directed by UNESCO at the site; Byrsa Hill, the center...

  • Merchants of the Mediterranean. K.C. // Calliope;Sep/Oct92, Vol. 3 Issue 1, p20 

    Discusses the trading activities of Carthage before its wars with Rome. Products which merchants traded throughout the Mediterranean; High demand for Tyrian purple dye.

  • Africa's Carthage.  // Calliope;Sep/Oct92, Vol. 3 Issue 1, p22 

    Presents a map of Carthage in Tunisia.

  • Past is present. Marston, Elsa // Calliope;Sep/Oct92, Vol. 3 Issue 1, p40 

    Describes the Carthage of modern times. Physical appearance of Tunisians; Clothing; Excavation of ancient sites; Description of buildings uncovered in Byrsa. INSET: Update on Carthage..

  • Famous Carthaginians.  // Calliope;Sep/Oct92, Vol. 3 Issue 1, p44 

    Presents famous persons of Carthage. Constantine the African; Saint Cyprian; Hanno; Terence; Tertullian.

  • Carthage's Long-Awaited Rescue. Bessis, Sophie // UNESCO Courier;Sep99, Vol. 52 Issue 9, p40 

    Deals with the efforts of Tunisia to protect its land in the center of its urban area. Reasons for protecting the land; Aim of the fight to save Carthage city; When the preservation plans should come into effect.

  • War for the Mediterranean. Czech, Kenneth P. // Calliope;Sep/Oct92, Vol. 3 Issue 1, p16 

    Discusses the war exploits of General Hannibal Barca of Carthage. Hannibal's vow with his father; Election as commander in chief of the Carthaginian army; Battle of Cannae; Hannibal's use of elephants against the Romans; Conquest of Italy; Roman general Scipio's victory over Carthage;...

  • An elephant of a crossword.  // Calliope;Sep/Oct92, Vol. 3 Issue 1, p24 

    Presents a crossword puzzle on Carthage.

  • Africa's Carthage.  // Calliope;Jan99, Vol. 9 Issue 5, p7 

    Presents information concerning the ancient city of Carthage, located along the northern coast of Africa, in the land that is now known as Tunisia. Carthage's beginning; Commerce in the city; Efforts of Carthage's leader to expand their territory.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics