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ISBN-10: 0191543462

ISBN-13: 9780191543463

Publish 12 months note: First released in 2003
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This quantity within the New heritage of Ireland, covers a interval of significant importance in Ireland's heritage. It outlines the department of eire and the eventual institution of the Irish Republic.

This paintings offers entire assurance of political advancements, north and south, in addition to providing chapters at the economic climate, literature in English and Irish, the Irish language, the visible arts, emigration and immigration, and the background of ladies. The twenty-five individuals to this quantity, all experts of their box, give you the so much complete remedy of those advancements of any single-volume survey of twentieth-century eire.

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Gunter and stefan r. 52 The monopoly hampered more extensive work, although Herzfeld was allowed to begin excavations at Pasargadae and Kuh-i Khwaja in 1928 and 1929 with support from the Notgemeinschaft der Deutschen Wissenschaft, as David Stronach and Trudy Kawami describe here. 54 Finally, Shakhrokh Razmjou’s discussion of Herzfeld’s study of graffiti at Persepolis draws new attention to another aspect of the scholar’s meticulous, pioneering scholarship. Herzfeld and New Areas of Near Eastern Research, 1919–1934 The pioneering phase of ancient Near Eastern studies, prior to 1900, had unearthed texts and artifacts of historic periods and numerous formerly unknown political and social entities in Mesopotamia.

49 The first German expeditions at Uruk, led by Jordan, and at Ctesiphon, led by Oskar Reuther, worked over the winter of 1928–29. The Notgemeinschaft der Deutschen Wissenschaft (Emergency Association for German Science and Scholarship), founded in 1920 to fund research projects in Germany, pursued a kind of foreign policy of its own in strongly supporting 46 Bruno Meissner’s launching of the Reallexikon der Assyriologie in 1928 represented a significant step forward; due to its slow progress, however, it failed to make a lasting impact.

61 Marr, “Die Entwicklung einer nationalistischen Ideologie im Irak,” esp. 408. ernst herzfeld and near eastern studies 25 by Western archaeologists—began to develop. 63 It was only during World War II, after the withdrawal of foreign missions, that the Iraqi department of antiquities developed a new agenda for fieldwork that included all periods. This turn toward Islamic archaeology affected neighboring countries as well. In 1934, excavations began at Khirbet al-Mafjar in (Trans-) Jordan, continuing until 1948; between 1936 and 1938, Qasr al-Hayr al-Gharbi in Syria was explored.

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