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De Oscar Quintana. Con contribuciones de Raúl Noriega, Breitner González y Telma Tobar

Ciudades Mayas del Noreste del Petén, Guatemala

Análisis urbanístico y conservación

19.0 x 29.0 cm, 270 p., hardback
88,00 €

The book consists of three sections of contributions representing novel ideas focusing on the quantity, quality, and actual condition of the monumental built environment of the...

Werner, Christoph; Zakrzewski, Daniel; Tillschneider, Hans-Thomas

Die Kujuji-Stiftungen in Tabriz

Ein Beitrag zur Geschichte der Jalayiriden (Edition, Übersetzung, Kommentar)

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 206 p., hardback
78,00 €

The Kujuji-foundations from 780/1380 are a vivid testimony to an outstanding personality in Tabriz during the Jalayerid period. Their founder, Khwaja Shaikh Kujuji, appears in the...

Series: Nomaden und Sesshafte Volume: 16
Gruschke, Andreas

Nomadische Ressourcennutzung und Existenzsicherung im Umbruch

Die osttibetische Region Yushu (Qinghai, VR China)

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 504 p., hardback
88,00 €

On the basis of a précis of available knowledge on traditional nomadic ways of life and livelihoods on the Tibetan Plateau this book presents an analysis of current conditions of...

Series: Nomaden und Sesshafte Volume: 15
Stark, Sören

Die Alttürkenzeit in Mittel- und Zentralasien

Archäologische und historische Studien

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 608 p., hardback
99,00 €

This study analyses aspects of the archaeology and history of the period of the Türk Qaghanats in Central Asia (ca. A.D. 550-750). A main focus is to assess the political, social...

Series: Nomaden und Sesshafte Volume: 06
Deutsches Archäologisches Institut. Kommission für Archäologie Außereuropäischer Kulturen

Zeitschrift für Archäologie Außereuropäischer Kulturen

Band 4, 2012

19.5 x 28.0 cm, 432 p., cloth
110,00 €

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Reinhold Walburg
Indian silver punch-marked coins in ancient Ceylon – a case study: The Tissamahārāma...

Dostal, Walter

The Traditional Architecture of Ras al-Khaimah (North)

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 76 p., paperback / softback
22,00 €
Rahman, Aman ur; Falk, Harry

Seals, Sealings and Tokens from Gandhara

24.0 x 30.0 cm, 240 p., hardback
89,00 €

Ancient seals say much about people, their names, preferred styles and self-esteem. Over many decades Aman ur Rahman has built a large collection of seals from North-Western...

Cueppers, Christoph; Deeg, Max; Durt, Hubert

The Birth of the Buddha

Proceedings of the Seminar held in Lumbini, Nepal, October 2004

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 462 p., soft cover with dust jacket
68,00 €
Subseries: LIRI Seminar Proceedings Series Volume: 3
Jacquesson, Svetlana


Anthropologie historique des processus d’intégration chez les Kirghiz du Tian Shan intérieur

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 296 p., hardback
68,00 €

The book examines the relations between an economic phenomenon, pastoralism, and a social one, patrilineal descent-reckoning. These relations are described and analyzed on the...

Series: Nomaden und Sesshafte Volume: 14
Editor: Franco, Eli; Zin, Monika

From Turfan to Ajanta

Festschrift for Dieter Schlingloff on the Occasion of his Eightieth Birthday

21.0 x 28.0 cm, 1136 p., soft cover with dust jacket
148,00 €
Newid, Mehr Ali

Aromata in der iranischen Kultur

unter besonderer Berücksichtigung der persischen Dichtung

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 368 p., hardback
79,00 €

This volume is the result of more than 10 years' research in Persian culture from the Achaemenid period (559 B.C.) until the end of the Safavids’ time (1722 A.D.). The main...

Series: Iran – Turan Volume: 11
Bretan, Andreea

Die syrische Steppe

Mobile Viehzucht, internationale Entwicklungshilfe und globale Märkte

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 208 p., hardback
68,00 €

Construction, Intervention and Lifelihood: Syrian Bedouin and the 'Development' of the Steppe by Government and International Organisations The study bases on the ethnological...

Series: Nomaden und Sesshafte Volume: 13
Herausgegeben von Ute Pietruschka und Michael P. Streck in Verbindung mit Beate Eschment

Symbolische Repräsentation und Wirklichkeit nomadischen Lebens

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 216 p., hardback
68,00 €

This essay collection brings together contributions from two research colloquia of the Collaborative Research Center “Difference and Integration. The interaction between nomadic...

Series: Nomaden und Sesshafte Volume: 12
Ugalde, María Fernanda

Iconografía de la Cultura Tolita

Lecturas del discurso ideológico en las representaciones figurativas del Desarrollo Regional

19.0 x 29.0 cm, 224 p., hardback
79,00 €

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Unter den vorspanischen Kulturen Ecuadors ist die Kultur von Tolita für ihre detailreich ausgearbeiteten Figuren...

Editor: Kath, Roxana; Rieger, Anna-Katharina

Raum – Landschaft – Territorium

Zur Konstruktion physischer Räume als nomadischer und sesshafter Lebensraum

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 316 p., hardback
78,00 €

The essays collected in this volume discuss the construction, development and perception of spaces from an interdisciplinary perspective and demonstrate how they evolve into...

Series: Nomaden und Sesshafte Volume: 11
Sobisch, Jan-Ulrich

Hevajra and Lam’bras Literature of India and Tibet as Seen Through the Eyes of A-mes-zhabs

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 264 p., cloth
68,00 €

The Hevajra Tantras and teachings of the 'Path with Its Fruit' (lam ‘bras) that originated in India have been central practices of Tibetan tantric Buddhism for a millenium. The...

Editor: Koenen, Ulrike; Müller-Wiener, Martina

Grenzgänge im östlichen Mittelmeerraum

Byzanz und die islamische Welt vom 9. bis 13. Jahrhundert

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 216 p., hardback
58,00 €

The volume presents articles from different academic fields. The geographical focus lies on the Eastern Mediterranean, its chronological framework comprises mainly the 9th to 13th...

Mehnert, Gundula

Skythika in Transkaukasien

Reiternomadische Sachkultur im archäologischen Fundkontext

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 342 p., hardback
78,00 €

This volume deals with so called scythoid finds in Transcaucasia usually interpreted as traces of nomadic invasions. On contrary, the analysis of the archaeological material shows...

Series: Nomaden und Sesshafte Volume: 10
del Río Sánchez, Francisco

Catalogue des manuscrits de la fondation Georges et Mathilde Salem (Alep, Syrie)

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 352 p., hardback
98,00 €

The library of the George & Mathilde Salem Foundation (Aleppo, Syria) is one of the most important private collections of manuscripts in the Syrian Arab Republic. It contains 547...

Breuer, Ingo

Existenzsicherung und Mobilität im ariden Marokko

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 220 p., hardback
54,00 €

The living conditions of former nomads in the arid mountain and desert regions of Morocco have been subject to dramatic change during the last decades. New economic and social...

Series: Nomaden und Sesshafte Volume: 09