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Title From the fjords to the Nile : essays in honour of Richard Holton Pierce on his 80th birthday / edited by Pål Steiner, Alexandros Tsakos and Eivind Heldaas Seland.

Publication Info. Summertown, Oxford : Archaeopress Publishing Ltd, 2018.

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Description 1 online resource (iv, 118 pages) : illustrations (black and white, and colour)
Note Previously issued in print: 2018.
Festschrift for Richard Holton Pierce.
Summary 'From the Fjords to the Nile' brings together essays by students and colleagues of Richard Holton Pierce, presented on the occasion of his 80th birthday. It covers topics on the ancient world and the Near East. Pierce is Professor Emeritus of Egyptology at the University of Bergen. Starting out as an expert in Egyptian languages, and of law in Greco-Roman Egypt, his professional interest has spanned from ancient Nubia and Coptic Egypt, to digital humanities and game theory. His contributions as scholar, teacher, supervisor and informal advisor to Norwegian studies in Egyptology, classics, archaeology, history, religion, and linguistics through more than five decades can hardly be overstated.
Audience Specialized.
Note Available through Archaeopress Digital Subscription Service.
Local Note eBooks on EBSCOhost EBSCO eBook Subscription Academic Collection - North America
Subject History, Ancient.
Civilization, Ancient.
Civilization, Classical.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Steiner, Pål, editor.
Tsakos, Alexandros, editor.
Seland, Eivind Heldaas, editor.
Pierce, Richard Holton, honouree.
Archaeopress, publisher.
Other Form: Print version: 9781784917760
ISBN 178491777X
9781784917777 (electronic bk.)