An Atlas of Ancient Geography, Biblical and Classical Hardback

Maps of the Ancient World

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An Atlas of Ancient Geography, Biblical and Classical

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Richard Talbert is William Rand Kenan Jr. Professor of History and Classics at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA. He is an international authority on the cartography of the ancient world and is the editor of "The Barrington Atlas of the Greek and Roman World". Published to complement his Greek and Roman dictionaries, "An Atlas of Ancient Geography, Biblical and Classical" by Sir William Smith is the rarest and most visually compelling of the volumes. Produced to the highest standard by the leading mapmaker of the day, the maps - large-scale, small-scale, historical, topographical, multiple city plans and other insets - are clear, detailed, intricately colored works of art. "The Atlas" provides the first complete set of maps of the ancient world, both classical and biblical. A full index of names and places, both ancient and modern, accompanies each of the larger maps. For each map there is also an accompanying text, giving sources and authorities for them. This handsome edition is introduced by Richard Talbert, William Rand Kenan Jr.Professor of History and Classics at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and one of the world's foremost scholars of the cartography of the ancient world. Academics, collectors and libraries will welcome the opportunity to acquire a copy of this extremely rare landmark work.

An Atlas of Ancient Geography, Biblical and Classical by William Smith was published by I.B.Tauris& Co Ltd in February 2013. The ISBN for An Atlas of Ancient Geography, Biblical and Classical is 9781848853522.

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Does the maps in this publication show what the ancient areas and places in the bible is currently known as? e.g. Tarsus now known as Spain, Ephesus now known as Turkey and so on.

A:Hi Angelchild, Thanks for your question. The publisher say that "The Atlas provides the first complete set of maps of the ancient world, both classical and biblical. A full index of names and places, both ancient and modern, accompanies each of the larger maps." Yours, Les

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Page last updated 4th December 2016
Author / Artist
Book FormatHardback
PublisherI.B.Tauris& Co Ltd (February 2013)
Weight4196g
Number of Pages240
Thickness33 mm
Height495 mm
Width319 mm
ISBN9781848853522
ISBN-101848853521
Product Code3958340
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