Sandy Pylos : an archaeological history from Nestor to Navarino (Book, 1998) []
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Sandy Pylos : an archaeological history from Nestor to Navarino

Sandy Pylos : an archaeological history from Nestor to Navarino

Author: Jack L Davis; Susan E Alcock
Publisher: Austin : University of Texas Press, 1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats

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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
History (form)
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Sandy Pylos.
Austin : University of Texas Press, 1998
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jack L Davis; Susan E Alcock
ISBN: 0292715943 9780292715943 0292715951 9780292715950
OCLC Number: 37663433
Description: xliii, 342 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Contents: The environmental setting / Eberhard Zangger. The physical scientist's role in regional archaeology / Eberhard Zangger ; From pollen to plants / Segei Yazvenko --
The history of archaeological investigations in Messenia / Nigel Spencer. The discovery of the Palace of Nestor / Jack L. Davis ; Marinatos in Pylos / Yannos G. Lolos --
The palace and its dependencies / Jack L. Davis. The port of Nestor / Eberhard Zangger ; Mycenaean burial at Pylos / Yannos G. Lolos --
The palace and its operations / Cynthia W. Shelmerdine. The Ano Engliano's hilltop after the palace / Charles G. Griebel and Michael C. Nelson ; The perfumed-oil industry / Cynthia W. Shelmerdine --
The Linear B archives and the kingdom of Nestor / John Bennet. The PRAP survey's contribution / John Bennet ; Umme and Nichoria / Cynthia W. Shelmerdine. After the palace: the early "history" of Messenia / Ann B. Harrison and Nigel Spencer. Ceramic typology for beginners / Ann B. Harrison ; Nichoria: an early iron age village in Messenia ; The battle of Sphacteria (425 B.C.) / Nigel Spencer --
Liberation and conquest: Hellenistic and Roman Messenia / Susan E. Alcock. Dialiskari: a late Roman villa on the Messenian coast / David Stone and Axel Kampke ; Power from the dead: tomb cult in postliberation Messenia / Susan E. Alcock ; Bouka / Ann B. Harrison --
Medieval Messenia. The estates of Niccolò Acciaiuoli ; Venetian Methoni (Modon) ; Byzantine sgraffito ware / Sharon E.J. Gerstel --
The second Ottoman period and the Greek Revolution / Jack L. Davis. Hasanaga: a glimpse into the Ottoman countryside / Susan E. Alcock ; The battle of Navarino / Charles Watkinson. From Pausanias to the present / Jack L. Davis. Messenia's multiple pasts / Jack L. Davis ; Computers and maps at PRAP / Sebastian Heath ; A fieldwalker's perspective on PRAP / Maria Antoniou and Kalliope Kaloyerakou.
Responsibility: edited by Jack L. Davis ; with contributions by Susan E. Alcock [and others].
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