Resurrecting the Past
A Joint Tribute to Adnan Bounni
1990 (PIHANS vol. 67)
XXXVI, 407 pp. softcover
Twenty-nine Syrian and foreign archaeologists who have worked in Syria during Dr. Adnan Bounni's long directorship of the Syrian Excavation Service have contributed to this volume in his honour.
The articles deal with a wide range of subjects within the field of Syrian archaeology. To a large extent they are based on field-work carried out by the authors in recent years. Other articles treat certain classes of objects now preserved in museums all over the world.
One hundred and forty plates and extensive bibliographies enhance the value of this book for scholars and students in the field of Near Eastern archaeology, anthropology and cultural history.