Beneath the Dust of Time: A History of the Names of Peoples and Places

By: Pauwels, Jacques R

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------------trade paperback, a Very Good+ copy with a bit of light wear mainly at corner tips, 220 pages, b&w photos, contents include: Foreword - Before the coming of the Indo-Europeans; NEOLITHIC and EARLY CIVILIZATIONS: From the Sahara to Sumer; When Egypt was known as Kemit; Berbers from Libya to Iberia; Semites, Hittites and Aryans; Into, and out of India --- PHOENICIANS in the LAND of RABBITS: Between Mesopotamia and Egypt; Minerals of Hispania; Hercules visits Tartessos; A Phoenician base in the dusty land --- BETWEEN ASHIWA and ATLAS, the OIKOUMENE of the GREEKS: Land of the Rising Sun, Land of the Setting Sun; The Golden Fleece and the Apples of the Hesperides; Etruscans and other Pelasgians; Magna Graecia; Hellas or Greece? --- The IMPERIUM ROMANUM and its NEIGHBORS: How Italy Became Roman; Transalpine Gaul; Far Side of the Rhine; Primeval Hydronyms; Land Surrounded by water; The End of the World; Margins of Empire --- BARBARIAN INVASIONS and DARK AGES: Huns and other Vandals; Deutsch versus Welsch; Magyars and Slavs ---In the NAME of ALLAH: The Desert Between Petra and Arabia Felix; An Arab Far West; In the footsteps of Alexander the Great; The mountains, deserts and oases of Central Asia; Beyond the World of Islam - China and its neighbours --- The SAGA of the VIKINGS: The Emigrants; Distant Vinland; In the land of the Rus; Varangians in the Imperial City; Between Baghdad and Baltic --- CONCLUSION: Archaic Usko-Mediterranean and Indo-European names --- Bibliography; Index, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo

Title: Beneath the Dust of Time: A History of the Names of Peoples and Places

Author Name: Pauwels, Jacques R

Illustrator: Pieter Breughel Cover Art (the Elder )

Categories: History,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Battlebridge Publications, 2009, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2009

ISBN Number: 1903292190

ISBN Number 13: 9781903292198

Binding: Soft Cover

Book Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 142998

Keywords: Pauwels, Jacques R