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Siliotti, Alberto

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Works: 166 works in 378 publications in 3 languages and 4,922 library holdings
Genres: History  Pictorial works  Photographs‡vAerial  Guidebooks  Miscellanea  Maps 
Roles: Editor, Creator, Photographer, Illustrator, Publishing director, Director
Classifications: DT60, 932
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Publications about Alberto Siliotti
Publications by Alberto Siliotti
Most widely held works by Alberto Siliotti
Virtual archaeology : re-creating ancient worlds ( Book )
4 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 785 libraries worldwide
"Takes advantage of astonishing new technology for visualizing ancient sites and buildings. A wealth of three-dimensional, high-definition computer reconstructions, along with hundreds of dazzling full-color maps, diagrams, and photographs, provide a startingly real sense of how significant archaeological sites around the world once looked."--Jacket
Egypt : splendors of an ancient civilization by Alberto Siliotti( Book )
4 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in English and held by 529 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
Guide to the Valley of the Kings by Alberto Siliotti( Book )
7 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 415 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
Egypt : lost and found : explorers and travelers on the Nile by Alberto Siliotti( Book )
5 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 345 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
Guide to the pyramids of Egypt by Alberto Siliotti( Book )
7 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 300 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 : splendours of an ancient civilization by Alberto Siliotti( Book )
12 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 264 libraries worldwide
Virtual archaeology : great discoveries brought to life through virtual reality ( Book )
3 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 156 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 147 libraries worldwide
Belzoni's travels : narrative of the operations and recent discoveries in Egypt and Nubia by Giovanni Battista Belzoni( Book )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 106 libraries worldwide
Nefertari : Gemahlin Ramses' II. by Heike C Schmidt( Book )
8 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in German and held by 95 libraries worldwide
Dwellings of eternity ( Book )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 91 libraries worldwide
De piramiden van Egypte by Alberto Siliotti( Book )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in Dutch and held by 90 libraries worldwide
Overzicht van de geschiedenis van en het onderzoek naar de Egyptische piramiden en mastaba's, graven van rijke burgers
The discovery of ancient Egypt by Alberto Siliotti( Book )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 72 libraries worldwide
Guide to the Valley of the Kings : and to the Theban necropolises and temples by Alberto Siliotti( Book )
5 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in English and held by 67 libraries worldwide
Graftombes van de eeuwigheid ( Book )
1 edition published in 2001 in Dutch and held by 57 libraries worldwide
Egypte : tempels, mensen en goden by Alberto Siliotti( Book )
2 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in Dutch and held by 57 libraries worldwide
Aan de hand van vele (kleuren)foto's wordt een beeld gegeven van de archeologie van het oude Egypte
Guide to the exploration of the Sinai by Alberto Siliotti( Book )
10 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in English and held by 55 libraries worldwide
Informatie in woord en beeld
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
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 51 libraries worldwide
Beschrijving van een aantal graven en tempels in de dodenstad van Thebe
 
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Alternative Names
シリオッティ, アルベルト
Languages
English (84)
Dutch (9)
German (8)
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