1975, Akbankin bir kultur hizmeti, 63 p., 59 illus., 58 in color, 27.5 x 23.6 cm. Used, very good but corners bumped; dust jacket good. The author is listed as the secretary general of the Armenian Museum in France. Many of the copies we have seen of this title have had much wear and tear on the covers and spine, and sometimes with the spine detached. THE RUG INTRODUCED WITH ETHNOGRAPHIC NOTES BY ARNOLD VAN GENNEP.. Self, 287 p., 213 illus., 23 in color, 32.5 x 24 cm. A dealer's exhibition catalogue, commemorating 50 years of business; a good selection of 17th - l9th century rugs from Turkey to China (and also a signed and dated - 1928 - Armenian rug made in near Paris); the text has an introductory comment on problems of classification & attribution, and brief notes on each rug. The civilization of Ancient Egypt rose to a peak with the Old Kingdom. - Altithermal - "It is suspected by Earth scientists that the sun shone particularly brightly about this time.World population is estimated to have doubled in the course of the millennium, to some 30 million people. This episode is called the Altithermal, and may have contributed to the rise of the early civilizations. The first high civilization on European soil, with stately palaces, fine craftsmanship, and writing, developed on the island of Crete.Later, the peoples of the mainland adapted the Cretan civilization to form their own, much as the Romans adapted the civilization of later Greece.As I explain my story below, I urge you to keep an open mind and look at all the facts and ask questions.
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