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Siliotti, Alberto

Overview
Works: 145 works in 398 publications in 7 languages and 4,963 library holdings
Genres: Pictorial works  History  Photographs‡vAerial  Guidebooks  Miscellanea  Exhibition catalogs  Maps 
Roles: Author, Editor, Creator, Photographer, Illustrator, Publishing director, Director
Classifications: CC168, 932
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Publications about Alberto Siliotti
Publications by Alberto Siliotti
Most widely held works by Alberto Siliotti
Egypt : splendors of an ancient civilization by Alberto Siliotti( Book )
16 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 786 libraries worldwide
Presents in magnificent color some of the finest photographs ever taken of Egypt's monuments and fabulous treasures including the pyramids of Giza and Saqqara and the temples and tombs of Thebes as well as less well known sites and cities of the Delta, the Faiyum, Sinai and Nubia. Includes site plans and photographs of the principal structures and objects from the site
Virtual archaeology : re-creating ancient worlds ( Book )
4 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 778 libraries worldwide
Sites include: Giza, Saqqara, Thebes, Ebla, Uruk, Ur, Babylon, Susa, Isernia, Malta, Minoan Crete, Mycenaean cities, Bologna, Verucchio, Entella, Athens, Delphi, Olympia, Macedonia, Rome, Pompeii, the Indus Valley, South-Central Asia, Scythia, China, Mongolia, Japan, Teotihuacan, Tikal, Palenque, Copán, Tenochtitlan, the Andes, and others
Guide to the Valley of the Kings by Alberto Siliotti( Book )
11 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 490 libraries worldwide
This book describes and illustrates each tomb, the archaeological structures and the decorations of the temples in the Valley of the Kings. The Valley of the Kings is an area in Egypt where, for a period of nearly 500 years from the 16th to 11th century BC, tombs and temples were constructed for the pharaohs, powerful nobles, and deities of the New Kingdom (the Eighteenth to the Twentieth Dynasties of Ancient Egypt). The author has included photographs of key features, satellite photos of "The Valley", local maps, detailed valley images, 3-D plans of tomb layouts with close-ups of sections of wall details, cartouches, and other special features
Guide to the pyramids of Egypt by Alberto Siliotti( Book )
16 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 458 libraries worldwide
This volume presents a comprehensive and in-depth description of all the principal pyramids and the great Memphite necropolis of the Old Kingdom of Egypt. This guide explores the heart of the pyramids and unravels their mysteries by including an abundant collection of maps, plans, and reconstructions. This work explains the purpose of each section of the pyramid complexes, using diagrams, large color photos and information on archaeological relics
Egypt : lost and found : explorers and travelers on the Nile by Alberto Siliotti( Book )
6 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 337 libraries worldwide
Egypt Lost and Found chronicles how the ancient Egyptian culture has been unearthed and translated by archeologists over the past three centuries. From the first account of a journey up the Nile by a Venetian in 1589 to the details of how Jean Francois Campollion cracked the enigma of the hieroglyphs--revealing unimaginable tales written on the walls of tombs and temples--this is the story of the rediscovery of ancient Egypt, its monuments and treasures, by European travelers. Featured also are maps, statues, portraits of the explorers and of the people of Egypt, as well as scenes highlighting the magnificence of the landscapes, temples, and pyramids. --From publisher's description
Graftombes van de eeuwigheid ( Book )
11 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 161 libraries worldwide
Virtual archaeology : great discoveries brought to life through virtual reality ( Book )
2 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 157 libraries worldwide
"Virtual archaeology" is the first book to take advantage of the advances made in recent years in visualizing and analyzing ancient sites and buildings. The computerized reconstructions seen here come from laboratories all over the world-Japan, United States, Europe. The book is organized regionally and chronologically, ranging from ancient Egypt to the Americas, from Europe's first settlement to the China of Kubla Khan, Philip of Macedonon's tomb, China's teracotta army, Moche golden tomb in Peru, ancient Rome, classical Athens etc
The pyramids by Alberto Siliotti( Book )
3 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 145 libraries worldwide
Belzoni's travels : narrative of the operations and recent discoveries in Egypt and Nubia by Giovanni Battista Belzoni( Book )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 109 libraries worldwide
Sinai by Alberto Siliotti( Book )
17 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 105 libraries worldwide
Informatie in woord en beeld
Nefertari : Gemahlin Ramses' II. by Heike C Schmidt( Book )
8 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in German and held by 93 libraries worldwide
The discovery of ancient Egypt by Alberto Siliotti( Book )
6 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 74 libraries worldwide
Dal der Koningen : gids over graven en tempels uit het oude Egypte by Alberto Siliotti( Book )
3 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in Dutch and held by 61 libraries worldwide
Beschrijving van een aantal graven en tempels in de dodenstad van Thebe
Egypte : tempels, mensen en goden by Alberto Siliotti( Book )
2 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in Dutch and held by 60 libraries worldwide
Aan de hand van vele (kleuren)foto's wordt een beeld gegeven van de archeologie van het oude Egypte
Viaggiatori veneti alla scoperta dell'Egitto : itinerari di storia e arte ( Book )
11 editions published in 1985 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 60 libraries worldwide
Abu Simbel and the Nubian temples by Alberto Siliotti( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 52 libraries worldwide
Islamic Cairo by Alberto Siliotti( Book )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 52 libraries worldwide
Cairo has more medieval monuments than any other city in the world. This guide outlines the history and architecture of the city and describes: the major mosques; madrasas; mausoleums; the citadel; the bazaar of Khan al-Khalili; the Nilometer; and the Museum of Islamic Art
Nefertari e la valle delle regine by Alberto Siliotti( Book )
12 editions published between 1993 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 50 libraries worldwide
The Valley of the Kings and the Theban tombs by Alberto Siliotti( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 45 libraries worldwide
Pirámides de Egipto by Alberto Siliotti( Book )
3 editions published in 2005 in Spanish and held by 44 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
シリオッティ, アルベルト
Languages
English (93)
Italian (15)
German (13)
Dutch (9)
Czech (4)
French (3)
Spanish (3)
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