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Author Moore, Dudley J.

Title In search of Agamemnon : early travellers to Mycenae / by Dudley Moore, Edward Rowlands and Nektarios Karadimas
Published Newcastle upon Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2014
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Description 1 online resource (xvi, 174 pages :) : illustrations, map
Summary Although many books focus on the fascinating story of Heinrich Schliemann, little has been written on Mycenae before his excavations. This book, therefore, fills this gap. It looks at the English-speaking pioneers who visited the citadel at Mycenae before Schliemann, providing additional biographic references in the footnotes (and bibliography and associated sources). The book's primary purpose is to bring back to life the thoughts of these pioneers on Mycenae. It is also a reflection on dati .
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Excavations (Archaeology) -- Greece -- Mycenae (Extinct city)
Mycenae (Extinct city) -- Antiquities.
Form Electronic book
Author Karadimas, Nektarios.
Rowlands, Edward.
ISBN 1443857769 (electronic bk.)
9781443857765 (electronic bk.)