American Univesity of Beirut

The Lebanon & Phoenicia: Ancient Texts Illustrating Their Physical Geography & Native Industries

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Author: John Pairman Brown

 Language: English
 Subject: Anthropology, Archaeology, & Ancient History
 Publication Date: 1969
 Number of Pages: 220
 Book Dimensions:  17.3 x 24 cm
 Cover Type: Hard Cover
 Shipping Weight: 0.813 kg 

 Price: $10





Ancient texts up to the coming of Islam are gathered in this volume, translated, many for the first time, from numerous ancient languages, and provided with a full annotation. The first four chapters cover texts of general interest as well as more specific references to geology, hydrography, and industries, while the final chapter is a complete collection of the texts, which describe the original afforestation of Lebanon and its destruction. Unfortunately, no subsequent volumes were published.​ 


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