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De Luca, Araldo

Overview
Works: 132 works in 267 publications in 5 languages and 3,057 library holdings
Genres: History  Pictorial works  Essays  Guidebooks  Catalogs  Art  Sources  Handbooks and manuals 
Roles: Photographer, Author, Illustrator, Creator, Other
Classifications: DT73.B44, 932.04
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Most widely held works about Araldo De Luca
 
Most widely held works by Araldo De Luca
Valley of the Kings by Kent R Weeks( Book )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reconstructs the events of the New Kingdom that led to the building of the royal tombs to provide an understanding of the civilization and culture of ancient Egypt, the sequence of its dynasties, and its famous pharaohs
Alexandria : the site & the history by Mursi Saad El Din( Book )

4 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Soon after its founding, Alexander moved the capital of Egypt from Memphis to Alexandria. Mostafa El-Abbadi provides a rare description of the ancient city plan and illuminates the dynamics that shaped the city for the next millennium. Under the patronage of Alexander's successors, the Ptolemies, Alexandria became a center of world scholarship and trade. Like the Great Lighthouse, the Great Library of Alexandria was one of the most spectacular the world has ever seen. The library was the largest in antiquity and sparked a renaissance of human culture. El-Abbadi traces the physicality, growth, contributions and fate of the Great Library and its research center, the Mouseion. He tackles the question of its destruction and offers evidence that it was Christian fanatics who ransacked and burned it in 391 A.D. rather than the Arabs, later, as commonly accepted
Tutankhamun by T. G. H James( Book )

19 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The treasures of the Monastery of Saint Catherine by Corinna Rossi( Book )

4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Cairo Museum : masterpieces of Egyptian art( Book )

7 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The art of Pompeii by Antonella Magagnini( Book )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Apollo e Dafne del Bernini nella Galleria Borghese by Gian Lorenzo Bernini( Book )

8 editions published in 1997 in Italian and English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The eternal army : the terracotta soldiers of the first Chinese emperor by Roberto Ciarla( Book )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Qin Shi Huangdi's "eternal army" continues to guard the mystery of one of the most controversial figures in history. Arrayed in silent and immobile ranks for 22 centuries, they have remained faithful beyond the grave, as the emperor would have wished. Despite the constantly growing number and exceptional quality of finds in the enormous imperial funeral complex, scholars are still puzzled as to the real personality of the unifier of China. Was he a cruel tyrant, as suggested by historical sources, a crazed megalomaniac, or one of the most capable, innovative and determined rulers in history? And what exactly was the purpose of his impressive buried army? This far-ranging and clearly written book presents the findings of acknowledged experts as they seek to provide answers to the many fascinating questions, placing this exceptional heritage in its historical, archaeological and artist context, retracing the roots of Qin Shi Huangdi's great political design and analyzing the cultural and philosophical panorama of the period before the first unification of China. The Eternal Army not only presents the wholly individualized faces of the great officers, horsemen, archers, and foot soldiers of the terracotta army, but also sketches a revealing portrait of an uncommon man and the nation he managed to create, fulfilling an ancient dream destined to survive unaltered to the present day."--Jacket
Villa Medici : Académie de France à Rome by Philippe Morel( Book )

6 editions published in 1998 in Italian and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pompeii : the history, life and art of the buried city by Marisa Ranieri Panetta( Book )

2 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an overview of the ancient city, using the latest archaeological findings to examine different aspects of the religious. commercial, civic and private life of its citizens
The illustrated guide to the Egyptian Museum in Cairo by Alessia Amenta( Book )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The illustrated guide to the Egyptian Museum in Cairo( Book )

4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Treasures of Tutankhamun and the Egyptian Museum of Cairo by Araldo De Luca( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the splendor of Ancient Egypt, from it's earliest period through the decline of the age of the Pharaohs with pictures and short texts
Im Tal der Könige : von Grabkunst und Totenkult der ägyptischen Herrscher( Book )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in German and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Schatzkammer Ägyptens : die berühmte Sammlung des Ägyptischen Museums in Kairo( Book )

3 editions published in 2000 in German and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pompeji : Geschichte, Kunst und Leben in der versunkenen Stadt( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in German and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dogs & dogs! by Araldo De Luca( Book )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in Spanish and English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Treasures of the Valley of the Kings : tombs and temples of the Theban West Bank in Luxor( Book )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I tesori del Museo ebraico di Roma : guida alla visita e alle collezioni by Daniela Di Castro( Book )

5 editions published in 2010 in English and Italian and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kunstschatten uit Egypte( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in Dutch and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Geschiedenis van de Egyptische kunst aan de hand van voorwerpen uit het Egyptisch Museum in Caïro
 
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Valley of the Kings
Alternative Names
De Luca, Araldo, 1952-

DeLuca, Araldo

DeLuca, Araldo 1952-

Luca, Araldo de

Luca, Araldo de 1952-

Languages
English (72)

Italian (15)

German (9)

Spanish (3)

Dutch (1)

Covers
TutankhamunThe treasures of the Monastery of Saint CatherineThe art of PompeiiThe eternal army : the terracotta soldiers of the first Chinese emperorThe illustrated guide to the Egyptian Museum in CairoTreasures of Tutankhamun and the Egyptian Museum of CairoDogs & dogs!