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The Resource The mystery of the Hanging Garden of Babylon : an elusive world wonder traced, Stephanie Dalley

The mystery of the Hanging Garden of Babylon : an elusive world wonder traced, Stephanie Dalley

Label
The mystery of the Hanging Garden of Babylon : an elusive world wonder traced
Title
The mystery of the Hanging Garden of Babylon
Title remainder
an elusive world wonder traced
Statement of responsibility
Stephanie Dalley
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Identifies and locates one of the Ancient World wonders -- New description of a very early garden and the technology behind its water supply -- Identifies the early occurrence of the "Water-raising Screw" -- Links Assyrian texts and sculpture to later classical sources and explains legends surrounding the characters of Semiramis and Nebuchadnezzar -- Reassesses specific sculpture in the British Museum." --Publisher
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The mystery of the Hanging Garden of Babylon : an elusive world wonder traced, Stephanie Dalley
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1428916
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xviii, 279 pages, [8] pages of plates
Isbn
9780199662265
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1428916
  • (Sirsi) 1428916
  • (OCoLC)809032332
Label
The mystery of the Hanging Garden of Babylon : an elusive world wonder traced, Stephanie Dalley
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1428916
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xviii, 279 pages, [8] pages of plates
Isbn
9780199662265
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1428916
  • (Sirsi) 1428916
  • (OCoLC)809032332

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