The Netherlands Institute for the Near East

Nederlands Instituut voor het Nabije Oosten  -  Institut nĂ©erlandais du Proche-Orient

Village Varia

Book Specifications
X, 192 pp.
softcover
Illustrations: yes

Village Varia

1997  |  Eg. Uitg. Volume 11 Ten Studies on the History and Administration of Deir el-Medina ISBN 13: 978-90-6258-211-2  |  ISSN: 0927-0043

Jac.J. Janssen

In "Ten Studies on the History and Administration of Deir el-Medîna" the author discusses various subjects pertaining to the community of necropolis workmen at Thebes during the New Kingdom. Some illustrate particular aspects of their life in general, such as the sources of and the rights to their provisions or their free time, others deal with individual texts or events and their relations with the authorities.