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Mounds of the Near East

Seton Lloyd

Mounds of the Near East

by Seton Lloyd

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Published by Edinburgh University Press in Edinburgh .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementSeton Lloyd.
SeriesThe Rhind lectures -- 1961-62
The Physical Object
Pagination120p.,ill.,26cm
Number of Pages120
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17259577M

  This is Mound A or the Great Temple Mound at Etowah Mounds near Cartersville Georgia. It was built around AD. Many of these mound centers dotted the eastern landscape before Europeans arrived. (Photo by Tom Patton) In later years, . arsden is a group of five mounds and parts of an earthen embankment. Unlike most of the other sites on the Mounds Trail, it is open to the public and is accessible by foot. Four of the mounds (Md. A–Md. D) are along the east edge of Maçon Ridge, and the embankment apparently connects three of them.

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Books shelved as ancient-near-east: The Epic of Gilgamesh by Anonymous, Myths from Mesopotamia: Creation, the Flood, Gilgamesh, and Others by Anonymous.   Relevant sources for the information provided here—as well as much more info on the site—can be found in the book. The McKees Rocks Mound was 16 or 17 feet ( – meters) in height at the time of excavation and 85 feet (26 meters) in diameter.


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