The Epic of Gilgamesh

N. K. Sandars (Translator)
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Product Details

Price
$14.00  $12.88
Publisher
Penguin Group
Publish Date
December 30, 1960
Pages
128
Dimensions
5.0 X 7.7 X 0.3 inches | 0.2 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780140441000
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About the Author

N. K. Sandars studied, soon after the war, with Professor Gordon Childe at the Institute of Archaeology, University of London, and took the diploma of the Institute. She continued to work at Oxford, taking a B.Litt. degree in the prehistory of Europe, and thereafter she worked on the prehistory of the Aegean, receiving a studentship at St. Hugh's College, Oxford, a scholarship from Oxford University and a travelling prize from the University of Liverpool. She has travelled extensively in Europe and in the Near and Middle East, and has taken part in excavations in the British Isles and overseas. She has contributed article to various journals and is the author of Bronze Age Cultures in France, Prehistoric Art in Europe, Poems of Heaven and Hell from Ancient Mesopotamia, and The Sea Peoples. She is a fellow the British Academy and of the Society of Antiquaries of London and a corresponding member of the German Archaeological Institute.

Reviews

"The work of synthesis has been accomplished, and with a remarkable degree of tact and imagination."
--Times Literary Supplement