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The goddess and the bull : Çatalhöyük - an archaeological journey to the dawn of civilization

Author: Michael Balter; John-Gordon Swogger
Publisher: Walnut Creek (California) : Left Coast Press, cop. 2006.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : Paperback edView all editions and formats
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Takes you inside the trenches of one of the world's most important archaeological excavations and the biggest prehistoric village ever discovered: 9,500 year old Catalhoeyuek, in south-central  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Balter; John-Gordon Swogger
ISBN: 1598740695 9781598740691
OCLC Number: 440926516
Notes: Nasl. na ov.: Goddess & the bull.
Description: XIII, 400 str., [16] str. pril. : ilustr., zvd. ; 23 cm.
Contents: * Introduction* "It's Neolithic!"* A Prehistoric Art Gallery* The Dorak Affair* Ian Hodder* Return to Catalhoyuk* On the Surface* At the Trowel's Edge* Dear Diary* The Neolithic Revolution* The Domesticated Human* Fault Lines and Homecomings* Burning Down the House* "Always Momentary, Fluid and Flexible"* The Long Season* Til Death Us Do Part* Taming the Wild* The Goddess and the Bull* Epilogue
Other Titles: Goddess & the bull.
Responsibility: Michael Balter ; illustrations by John-Gordon Swogger.

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'A canny narrative history of a wondrous archaeological site, full of personality and personalities, and ripe with thoughtful conjecture.' Kirkus Reviews '(Balter) has produced a compelling read, one Read more...

 
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