On the Path to the Place of Rest: Demotic Graffiti Relating to the Ibis and Falcon Cult from the Spanish-Egyptian Mission at Dra Abu el-Nagá

On the Path to the Place of Rest: Demotic Graffiti Relating to the Ibis and Falcon Cult from the Spanish-Egyptian Mission at Dra Abu el-Nagá

In this volume Christina Di Cerbo and Richard Jasnow publish 92 Demotic graffiti, along with several ostraca and mummy bandages, from Theban Tombs 11, 12, Tomb-399-, and environs recorded and […]


The Ancient Egyptian Book of Thoth II

The Ancient Egyptian Book of Thoth II

This two volume work (text and plates) is the continuation and supplement to the two volume editio princeps from 2005 (which has been reissued as a reprint*). With all four […]


How To Do Things With Tears

How To Do Things With Tears

In contrast to other traditions, cultic laments in Mesopotamia were not performed in response to a tragic event, such as a death or a disaster, but instead as a preemptive […]


Landscape History of Hadramawt: The Roots of Agriculture in Southern Arabia

Landscape History of Hadramawt: The Roots of Agriculture in Southern Arabia

The rugged highlands of southern Yemen are one of the less archaeologically explored regions of the Near East. This final report of survey and excavations by the Roots of Agriculture […]


The Origin and Character of God: Ancient Israelite Religion Through the Lens of Divinity

The Origin and Character of God: Ancient Israelite Religion Through the Lens of Divinity

The Origin and Character of God is a comprehensive reference work that explores the vast subject that is the God of ancient Israel. It received the 2020 Frank Moore Cross […]


Water Histories and Spatial Archaeology

Water Histories and Spatial Archaeology

This book offers a new interpretation of the spatial-political-environmental dynamics of water and irrigation in long-term histories of arid regions. It compares ancient Southwest Arabia (3500 BC-AD 600) with the […]


Rural Archaeology in Early Urban Northern Mesopotamia

Rural Archaeology in Early Urban Northern Mesopotamia

This book presents the results of the extensive excavation of a small, rural village from the period of emerging cities in upper Mesopotamia (modern northeast Syria) in the early to […]


Texts and Contexts

Texts and Contexts

This volume assembles scholars working on cuneiform texts from different periods, genres, and areas to examine the range of social, cultural, and historical contexts in which specific types of texts […]


Following the Man of Yamhad

Following the Man of Yamhad

Legal texts recording the purchase or exchange of entire settlements are among the most important cuneiform tablets discovered at Old Babylonian/Middle Bronze Age (Level VII) Alalah. Following the Man of […]


Creativity and Innovation in the Reign of Hatshepsut

Creativity and Innovation in the Reign of Hatshepsut

This volume publishes the proceedings of the Theban Symposium that took place in May 2010, in Granada, Spain, at the Institute for Arabic Studies of the Spanish National Research Council […]