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Author Wachsmann, Shelley.

Title The Gurob ship-cart model and its Mediterranean context [electronic resource] / Shelley Wachsmann.

Imprint College Station : Texas A&M University Press, c2013.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description xxii, 321 p. : ill., maps.
Series Ed Rachal Foundation nautical archaeology series
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [285]-[312]) and index.
Contents The Gurob ship-cart model -- The iconographic evidence -- Wheels, wagons, and the transport of ships overland -- Foreigners at Gurob -- Conclusions -- Appendix 1: Lines drawing of the Gurob ship model / Alexis Catsambis -- Appendix 2: The Gurob ship-cart model in virtual reality / Donald H. Sanders -- Appendix 3: Ship colors in the Homeric poems / Dan Davis -- Appendix 4: Sherden and Tjuk-people in the Wilbour papyrus -- Appendix 5: Radiocarbon age analysis of the Gurob ship-cart model / Christine A. Prior -- Appendix 6: Analysis of pigments from the Gurob ship-cart model / Ruth Siddall -- Appendix 7: Wood identification / Caroline Cartwright -- Glossary of nautical terms.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Galleys -- Models -- Egypt -- Gurob (Extinct city)
Carriages and carts -- Models -- Egypt -- Gurob (Extinct city)
Shipbuilding -- Mediterranean Region -- History -- To 1500 -- Sources.
Sea Peoples -- Sources.
Egypt -- Antiquities.
Gurob (Extinct city) -- Relations -- Sources.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9781603444293 (cloth : alk. paper)
1603444297 (cloth : alk. paper)
9781603447461 (e-book)

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