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Ancient South Arabia From the Queen of Sheba to the Advent of Islam by Klaus Schippmann

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Published by Markus Wiener Publishers .
Written in English


  • Asian / Middle Eastern history,
  • Cultural studies,
  • BCE to c 500 CE,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • History: World,
  • Arabian peninsula,
  • Ancient - General,
  • Arabia, Southern

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Edition Notes

ContributionsAllison Brown (Translator)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages160
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8608132M
ISBN 101558762353
ISBN 109781558762350

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The papers collected in this volume make a number of important contributions to the study of the history and languages of ancient South Arabia, as well as the history of the modern study of South Arabia. Ancient South Arabia Through History: Kingdoms, Tribes, And Traders George Hatke, Ronald Ruzicka South Arabia, an area encompassing all of today's Yemen and neighboring regions in Saudi Arabia and Oman.   Biography. George Hatke received his PhD in Near Eastern Studies from Princeton University, USA, in He is currently a Senior Lecturer in Ancient South Arabian Studies at the University of Vienna, Austria, where he teaches epigraphic South Arabian and the history of South Arabia.   The events, the characters, the history of art, together with the beliefs of the ancient inhabitants of South Arabia, will be recounted in this book starting from direct written sources: the wealthy corpus of ancient South .

Ancient South Arabia by Hiroshi OGINO Professor of University of Transportation Economics I Since the early dynasties, the Egyptian pharaohs often made expeditions to Punt which was supposed to be Somaliland. And they brought back frankin-cense, myrrh, gold, ivory, and others. South Arabia. Ancient South Arabia: trade and strategies of state control as seen in the Periplus Maris Erythraei Eivind Heldaas Seland Introduction The ancient trade in aromatics has been seen as an im-portant basis for the emergence and existence of the early states of southern Arabia. Ancient South Arabia: From the Queen of Sheba to the Advent of Islam Klaus Schippmann страничное эссе на английском языке, посвященное малоосвещенной теме в нумизматике - . Summary Ancient South Arabian (ASA) is a conventional term to designate the languages which were spoken and written in South Arabia, the territory of present‐day Yemen, between the early first .

Get this from a library! Ancient South Arabia through history: kingdoms, tribes, and traders. [George Hatke; Ronald Ruzicka] -- South Arabia, an area encompassing all of today's Yemen and neighboring regions in Saudi Arabia . Get this from a library! Ancient South Arabia: from the Queen of Sheba to the advent of Islam. [Klaus Schippmann] -- "A introduction to the geography, history, anthropology, economics, politics, and art of .   Best known is the famous and legendary rich Queen of Sheba who visited King Solomon, also mentioned in the Qur’an. Sheba is these days identified with ancient Saba, then the Author: Moros. Ancient South Arabia was centred on what is now modern Yemen but included parts of Saudi Arabia and southern Oman. Ancient South Arabia was famous in the ancient world as an important source of valuable incense and perfume, and was described by classical writers as 'Arabia Felix.