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Lang Matl
Author Abt, Jeffrey.

Title American Egyptologist : the life of James Henry Breasted and the creation of his Oriental Institute / Jeffrey Abt.

Imprint Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2011.


Location Call No. Status
 CCQ - C Ring Library  D15.B67 A26 2011    Available
 CCQ - Lusail Male Library  D15.B67 A26 2011 c.2  Available
Description xviii, 510 p. : ill., maps ; 26 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Equipment for a great work -- What the monuments say -- Two years, three books, seven volumes -- Expeditions to Nubia -- Spreading wings -- The Near East as a whole -- An institute, a calling -- Permanence -- A historical laboratory.
Subject Breasted, James Henry, 1865-1935.
University of Chicago. Oriental Institute -- History.
Archaeology -- Egypt -- History.
ISBN 9780226001104