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The Resource Afghanistan : hidden treasures from the National Museum, Kabul, edited by Fredrik Hiebert and Pierre Cambon

Afghanistan : hidden treasures from the National Museum, Kabul, edited by Fredrik Hiebert and Pierre Cambon

Label
Afghanistan : hidden treasures from the National Museum, Kabul
Title
Afghanistan
Title remainder
hidden treasures from the National Museum, Kabul
Statement of responsibility
edited by Fredrik Hiebert and Pierre Cambon
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
As war raged across the jagged Afghan countryside, the staff of the Afghan National Museum spirited away, piece by piece, to hiding places all over the Kabul region, each time risking their lives, Sworn to silence, it was a secret they kept until the fall of the Taliban--almost thirty years of deadly danger, courage, and fierce honor
Cataloging source
UKM
Dewey number
709.581074
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • DS353
  • DE
LC item number
.A35 2008
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hiebert, Fredrik T.
  • Cambon, Pierre
  • National Geographic Society (U.S.)
  • Mūzah-ʼ Kābul
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Afghanistan
  • Art, Afghan
  • Ausstellung
  • Washington (DC, 2008)
Label
Afghanistan : hidden treasures from the National Museum, Kabul, edited by Fredrik Hiebert and Pierre Cambon
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 296-297)
Contents
The National Museum of Afghanistan / Omara Khan Massoudi -- Saving Afghanistan's heritage / Carla Grissmann and Fredrik Hiebert -- The lost worlds of Afghanistan / Fredrik Hiebert -- The treasure of Tepe Fullol / Jean-François Jarrige. Tepe Fullol catalog / Fredrik Hiebert -- The Greek colony at Aï Khanum and Hellinism in Central Asia ; Aï Khanum catalog / Paul Bernard -- Begram, at the heart of the Silk Roads / Sanjyot Mehendale. Begram, Alexandria of the Caucasus, capital of the Kushan Empire / Pierre Cambon. Begram catalog / Sanjyot Mehendale -- Ancient Bactria's golden hoard / Viktor Ivanovich Sarianidi. Tillya Tepe, the hill of gold, a nomad necropolis ; Tillya Tepe catalog / Véronique Schiltz
Control code
ocn229136463
Dimensions
26 cm. + 1 demonstration disk
Extent
303 p.
Isbn
9781426202957
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2009372389
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps
System control number
(OCoLC)229136463
Label
Afghanistan : hidden treasures from the National Museum, Kabul, edited by Fredrik Hiebert and Pierre Cambon
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 296-297)
Contents
The National Museum of Afghanistan / Omara Khan Massoudi -- Saving Afghanistan's heritage / Carla Grissmann and Fredrik Hiebert -- The lost worlds of Afghanistan / Fredrik Hiebert -- The treasure of Tepe Fullol / Jean-François Jarrige. Tepe Fullol catalog / Fredrik Hiebert -- The Greek colony at Aï Khanum and Hellinism in Central Asia ; Aï Khanum catalog / Paul Bernard -- Begram, at the heart of the Silk Roads / Sanjyot Mehendale. Begram, Alexandria of the Caucasus, capital of the Kushan Empire / Pierre Cambon. Begram catalog / Sanjyot Mehendale -- Ancient Bactria's golden hoard / Viktor Ivanovich Sarianidi. Tillya Tepe, the hill of gold, a nomad necropolis ; Tillya Tepe catalog / Véronique Schiltz
Control code
ocn229136463
Dimensions
26 cm. + 1 demonstration disk
Extent
303 p.
Isbn
9781426202957
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2009372389
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps
System control number
(OCoLC)229136463

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