Palmyra

Author: Paul Veyne
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022645293X
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Today, we can appreciate the majesty of Palmyra only through its pictures and stories, and this book offers a beautifully illustrated memorial that also serves as a lasting guide to a cultural treasure.

D Mlere Fleyen Kad Nlar

Author: Ece Temelkuran
Publisher:
ISBN: 9786051416069
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Kærlighedsroman om fire skuffede kvinder som jæger efter den skyldige for at få hævn

Egyptian Sepulchres And Syrian Shrines Including Some Stay In The Lebanon At Palmyra And In Western Turkey

Author: Emily A. Beaufort
Publisher:
ISBN:
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... irreplaceable — all our journals, notes, and our little collections of antiquities
bought at various places — all our drawings and sketches, and, alas ! many a
dearly loved little treasure of past days, which neither time nor money can ever
replace. Not then, nor for very long afterwards, did we really know the length and
depth of our losses — losses which we still feel sometimes sadly enough. The
cause of the fire was briefly this : our maid, who had been left in the boat, went
out, as she ...

Egyptian Sepulchres And Syrian Shrines

Author: Viscountess Emily Anne Beaufort Smythe Strangford
Publisher:
ISBN:
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Including Some Stay in the Lebanon, at Palmyra, and in Western Turkey
Viscountess Emily Anne Beaufort Smythe Strangford. our first essay in the art of
begging was — the ... valuable to us because irreplaceable — all our journals,
notes, and our little collections of antiquities bought at various places — all our
drawings and sketches, and, alas ! many a dearly loved little treasure of past
days, which neither time nor money can ever replace. Not then, nor for very long
afterwards, did we ...

Chamber S Journal

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it of thee, and demanding, find it wanting, it is therefore my just and righteous
sentence that for thy negligence in not safeguarding with thy life a treasure so
irreplaceable, thy life shall be held in forfeit, and that to-morrow morning, three
hours after sunrise, thy body shall be cast to the crocodile which swims in the
new pool within our palace-grounds. ... There still remained a few hours during
which Palmyra might succeed in her venture, although Caleb pinned little faith on
the likelihood.

Chambers S Journal

Author: William Chambers
Publisher:
ISBN:
Size: 19.12 MB
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it of thee, and demanding, find it wanting, it is therefore my just and righteous
sentence that for thy negligence in not safeguarding with thy life a treasure so
irreplaceable, thy life shall be held in forfeit, and that to-morrow morning, three
hours after sunrise, thy body shall be cast to the crocodile which swims in the
new pool within our palace-grounds. ... There still remained a few hours during
which Palmyra might succeed in her venture, although Caleb pinned little faith on
the likelihood.

Egyptian Sepulchres And Syrian Shrines

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Including a Visit to Palmyra. some of the common necessaries that gentlemen
could not supply, we ventured to send our maid on hoard to ask for some
materials requisite for making up the clothes we had contrived out of Arab cotton :
the reply ... and — still more valuable to us, because irreplaceable — all our
journals, notes, and our little collections of antiquities bought at various places,
all our drawings and sketches, and, alas ! many a dearly-loved little treasure of
past days, which ...

The World S Heritage

Author: Unesco
Publisher: United Nations Educational
ISBN:
Size: 50.47 MB
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... that future generations can enjoy this irreplaceable heritage. Along with the
well-known sites on the List are a number of lesser-known places. In reading this
handsome book, you will gain a wealth of information about our common
heritage: that the largest coliseum in North Africa is located in the small village of
El Jem in Tunisia; that Ethiopian emperors were crowned at Aksum; that one of
the most influential cultural centres of antiquity was Palmyra in present-day Syria;
and that the ...

American Lutheran Survey

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... in the historic period of the world have so many men lost their lives in battle nor
has so much irreplaceable property been destroyed in so brief a period. There
are cogent ... Minor and in Mesopotamia. After he found all this vast region one
huge cemetery of buried archaeological treasures he became convinced that
man, instead of becoming better is becoming worse, or CHARLES W. SUPER
has at least become worse in that part of the world. In the ruins of Palmyra in
Syria may be ...