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Palaeohispanic Languages and Epigraphies
Language: en
Pages: 483
Authors: Alejandro G. Sinner, Javier Velaza
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019 - Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

In addition to Phoenician, Greek, and Latin, at least four writing systems were used between the fifth century BCE and the first century CE to write the indigenous languages of the Iberian peninsula (the so-called Palaeohispanic languages): Tartessian, Iberian, Celtiberian, and Lusitanian. In total over three thousand inscriptions are preserved
Palaeohispanic Languages and Epigraphies
Language: en
Pages: 512
Authors: Alejandro Garcia Sinner, Javier Velaza
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-03-05 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

In addition to Phoenician, Greek, and Latin, at least four writing systems were used between the fifth century BCE and the first century CE to write the indigenous languages of the Iberian peninsula (the so-called Palaeohispanic languages): Tartessian, Iberian, Celtiberian, and Lusitanian. In total over three thousand inscriptions are preserved
Epigraphy in the Digital Age
Language: en
Pages: 258
Authors: Isabel Velázquez Soriano, David Espinosa Espinosa
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-08-19 - Publisher: Archaeopress Publishing Ltd

This volume presents epigraphic research using digital and computational tools, comparing the outcomes of both well-established and newer projects to consider the most innovative investigative trends. Papers consider open-access databases, SfM Photogrammetry and Digital Image Modelling applied to textual restoration, Linked Open Data, and more.
When Money Talks
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Frank L. Holt
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-06-03 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Coinage - it is one of the most successful and consistent technologies ever invented. Nothing else we still use in everyday life has a history quite like it. Look around at all the things that would bewilder a Greek, Roman, or Renaissance ancestor; then, dig into your purse or pocket
The Oxford Handbook of the Phoenician and Punic Mediterranean
Language: en
Pages: 768
Authors: Brian R. Doak
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-07-29 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

The Phoenicians created the Mediterranean world as we know it-yet they remain a shadowy and poorly understood group. The academic study of the Phoenicians has come to an important crossroads; the field has grown in sheer content, sophistication of analysis, and diversity of interpretation, and we now need a current