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Title The lost world of old Europe : the Danube Valley, 5000-3500 BC / edited by David W. Anthony with Jennifer Y. Chi ; including contributions by Douglass W. Bailey ... [et al.].
Publication Info. New York : Institute for the Study of the Ancient World ; Princeton : Princeton University Press, c2010.
Open Library Cover
Location Call No. Status
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Description 254 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), col. maps, ports. ; 29 cm.
Note Maps on end-papers.
Catalog of an exhibition held November 11, 2009-April 25, 2010 and organized by the Institute for the Study of the Ancient World at New York University in collaboration with the National History Museum of Romania, Bucharest, and with the participation of the Varna Regional Museum of History, Bulgaria, and the National Museum of Archaeology and History of Moldova, Chișinău.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 240-252).
Contents The rise and fall of old Europe / David W. Anthony -- A history of archaeology and museography in Romania / Ioan Opriș and Cătălin Bem -- Houses, households, villages and proto-cities in southeastern Europe / John Chapman -- Copper Age traditions north of the Danube River / Dragomir Nicolae Popovici -- The figurines of old Europe / Douglass W. Bailey -- Cucuteni ceramics : technology, typology, evolution and aesthetics / Cornelia-Magda Lazarovici -- The invention of copper metallurgy and the Copper Age of old Europe / Ernst Pernicka and David W. Anthony -- Spondylus and long-distance trade in prehistoric Europe / Michel Louis Séfériadès -- The Varna eneolithic cemetery in the context of the late Copper Age in the east Balkans / Vladimir Slavchev -- The Copper Age cemetery of Giurgiulești / Veaceslav Bicbaev.
Subject Antiquities, Prehistoric -- Europe -- Exhibitions.
Copper age -- Europe -- Exhibitions.
Genre or Form Exhibition catalogs.
Added Author Anthony, David W., editor.
Chi, Jennifer, editor.
Bailey, Douglass W. (Douglass Whitfield), 1963-
New York University. Institute for the Study of the Ancient World.
Muzeul Național de Istorie a României.
Varnenski okrŭg (Bulgaria). Okrŭzhen istoricheski muzeĭ.
National Museum of Archaeology and History of Moldova.
Added Title Danube Valley, 5000-3500 BC
ISBN 9780691143880 (hbk.)
0691143889 (hbk.)