TITLE

Kerma: An African Kingdom of the 2nd and 3rd Millennia B.C

AUTHOR(S)
Bonnet, Charles
PUB. DATE
November 1983
SOURCE
Archaeology;Nov/Dec83, Vol. 36 Issue 6, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Describes the archaeological site of Kerma, African kingdom in Sudan during the second and third millennia before Christ. Factors that point to an identification of Kerma as capital of the Kingdom of Kush; Tombs excavated from the site; Indication that the town of Kerma was protected by several lines of fortification.
ACCESSION #
16255616

 

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