WorldCat Identities

Deuel, Leo

Overview
Works: 28 works in 253 publications in 7 languages and 6,242 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Manuscripts 
Roles: Author, Editor, Compiler, Other
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Most widely held works by Leo Deuel
Conquistadors without swords: archaeologists in the Americas; an account with original narratives by Leo Deuel( Book )

41 editions published between 1967 and 1982 in 3 languages and held by 1,457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From dust jacket: "Forty two pioneer archaeologists, with all their range in style, temperament and discovery, tell of their own experiences, conveying the immediacy and authenticity of archaeological spadework. Most of the selections have long been out of print or were hitherto unavailable in English. Sylvanus G. Morley's colorful account of his trail blazing expedition to Uaxactun, Guatemala, taken from his journals, has never been published before. Dr. Leo Deuel, who pioneered the collecting of archaeological memoirs in book form, has created a special genre of archaeological literature in which carefully chosen and edited narratives of inherent interest and scientific worth are joined into a cohesive, continuous story bound together by his own interpretive text - itself the result of many years of New World studies. For once we are not restricted to the overworked Incas, Mayas, and Aztecs, but are introduced to the ancient inhabitants of the entire hemisphere from Greenland to Patagonia: the primitive bison killers of the North American plains, the cavemen of Nevada and Argentina, the cliff dwellers, mound builders, humble growers of maize, pre - Eskimo caribou hunters and Viking settlers."
Testaments of time : the search for lost manuscripts and records by Leo Deuel( Book )

29 editions published between 1965 and 1970 in English and held by 1,409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Panorama of the astonishing work done to retrieve and restore ancient texts, of the scholar-adventurers who gave us vast new knowledge of the ancient civilizations of Egypt, Mesopotamia, Mexico, and Central Asia, and of the origins of the Bible
Flights into yesterday; the story of aerial archaeology by Leo Deuel( Book )

37 editions published between 1969 and 1981 in English and German and held by 929 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memoirs of Heinrich Schliemann : a documentary portrait drawn from his autobiographical writings, letters, and excavation reports by Leo Deuel( Book )

21 editions published between 1976 and 1978 in English and held by 885 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Heinrich Schliemann (German: [li?man]; 6 January 1822 ? 26 December 1890) was a German businessman and a pioneer of field archaeology. He was an advocate of the historical reality of places mentioned in the works of Homer. Schliemann was an archaeological excavator of Hissarlik, now presumed to be the site of Troy, along with the Mycenaean sites Mycenae and Tiryns. His work lent weight to the idea that Homer's Iliad and Virgil's Aeneid reflect actual historical events."--Wikipedia
The treasures of time; firsthand accounts by famous archaeologists of their work in the Near East by Leo Deuel( Book )

17 editions published between 1961 and 1964 in English and German and held by 823 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of writings by men who have set the pace in Near Eastern archaeology
The teacher's treasure chest by Leo Deuel( Book )

2 editions published in 1956 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Das Abenteuer Archäologie : berühmte Ausgrabungsberichte aus dem Nahen Osten by Leo Deuel( Book )

28 editions published between 1963 and 1988 in German and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heinrich Schliemann : eine Biographie by Leo Deuel( Book )

20 editions published between 1977 and 1993 in 4 languages and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heinrich (Julius) Schliemann (* 6. Januar 1822 in Neubukow; #x8F; 26. Dezember 1890 in Neapel) war ein deutscher Kaufmann und Pionier der Feldarchäologie. Als erster Forscher führte er Ausgrabungen im kleinasiatischen Hisarlik durch und fand die von ihm und zuvor schon anderen Forschern hier vermuteten Ruinen des bronzezeitlichen Trojas
The treasures of time by Leo Deuel( Book )

8 editions published between 1961 and 1966 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le Temps des écrits [Testament of time] by Leo Deuel( Book )

11 editions published between 1965 and 1975 in French and Czech and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Popularizační dílo o badatelích, kteří pátrali po ztracených rukopisech, objevovali je, luštili a vykládali, zachycuje pátrání renesančních badatelů, jako Petrarky, Boccaccia, objevy v Pompejích a Herculaneu, nálezy v Egyptě, na Blízkém východě, hledání nejstarších biblických rukopisů ve Střední Asii, objevování a luštění kodexů a jiných památek z doby Aztéků a Mayů ve Střední Americe aj
Flug ins gestern : Geschichte der Luftarchäologie by Leo Deuel( Book )

5 editions published in 1972 in German and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cacciatori di libri sepolti by Leo Deuel( Book )

3 editions published in 1968 in Italian and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Treasures of Time. Firsthand accounts by famous archaeologists of their work in the Near East. Selected, edited, and introduced by Leo Deuel. [With plates and a map.] by Leo Deuel( Book )

5 editions published between 1962 and 1964 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kulturen vor Kolumbus by Leo Deuel( Book )

2 editions published between 1975 and 1989 in German and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zaveščannoe vremenem : poiski pamjatnikov pis'mennosti by Leo Deuel( Book )

3 editions published in 1980 in Russian and Undetermined and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Das Abenteuer Archäologie (The treasures of time, dt.) Berühmte Ausgrabungsberichte aus d. Nahen Osten by Leo Deuel( Book )

4 editions published between 1963 and 1974 in German and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Odkrywcy dawnej Ameryki by Leo Deuel( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in Polish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Polet v proshloe by Leo Deuel( Book )

2 editions published in 1979 in Russian and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lot w przeszłość : opowieść o archeologii lotniczej by Leo Deuel( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in Polish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flug ins Gestern (Flights into yesterday, dt.) Das Abenteuer d. Luftarchäologie by Leo Deuel( Book )

2 editions published between 1977 and 1981 in German and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Deuel, L. (Leo)

Dojel', L.

Dojel', Leo.

Дойель, Л

Дойель, Л. (Лео)

Languages
English (137)

German (78)

French (9)

Italian (6)

Russian (4)

Polish (3)

Czech (2)