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Albanese, Marilia

Overview
Works: 73 works in 175 publications in 7 languages and 1,160 library holdings
Genres: Pictorial works  History  Guidebooks  Exhibition catalogs 
Roles: Author, Creator, Commentator for written text
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Most widely held works about Marilia Albanese
 
Most widely held works by Marilia Albanese
Northern India : an archaeological guide by Marilia Albanese( Book )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Northern India was the site of the flowering of the Hindu, Buddhist, and Jainist cultures, the setting of Islamic civilization, and the formation of the Sikh congregation. Northern India's temples, palaces, mosques, and mausoleums tell the story of ancient Indian civilization, presented in this handy guide through superb photographs and concise, fact-filled text. Readers visiting the terracotta temples of Bengal will find explanations of the various structures in this complex, and the decorative motifs and their symbolism. Visitors to Rajasthan, the best-known Indian state, Amber, and Jaipur, will learn from this book about the ancient peoples who settled in each region, and about each areas cultural heritage. The insightful text and captions are accompanied by superb photographs, three dimensional reconstructions, drawings, and dozens of meticulously plotted maps and floor plans
Angkor : splendors of the Khmer civilization by Marilia Albanese( Book )

16 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Between the ninth and thirteenth centuries, Indochina was ruled by one of the most powerful and productive dynasties in its history: the Khmer. This book sets out the historical framework of the empire, exploring the various aspects of the Khmer civilization, from the Indian-influenced court to the people of the rice-paddies, the everyday life of the people, their houses, customs, traditions, and most important ceremonies
Lost civilizations : rediscovering the great cultures of the past by Fabio Bourbon( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ancient India : from the origins to the XIII century AD by Marilia Albanese( Book )

7 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The treasures of Angkor by Marilia Albanese( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Angkor, at the heart of the Khmer empire, is one of the most important archaeological sites in Southeast Asia. This guidebook explains the development of the civilization's strongly symbolic art. It is of interest to students, art and archaeology enthusiasts, and the many travellers to Cambodia
Archaeology from the sky( Book )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and Italian and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Records the journey by a group of specialist photographers over the Pyramids of Egypt and elsewhere in the Middle East, over the sites where the great Mediterranean civilizations arose, then hovering over the architectural jewels of the ancient Mesoamerican civilizations, and tracing the sinuous stone snake of the Great Wall of China
Architecture in India by Marilia Albanese( Book )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

India : treasures from an ancient world by Marilia Albanese( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verdwenen beschavingen : de herontdekking van belangrijke culturen uit het verleden( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in Dutch and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Angkor by Marilia Albanese( Book )

17 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discover the history and culture of the ancient Khmer civilisation and the glorious remains of their capital city of Angkor in present day Cambodia
L'Inde ancienne by Marilia Albanese( Book )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retrace l'histoire des origines de l'Inde depuis le IIIe millénaire av. J.-C. jusqu'à l'arrivée de l'islam au XIIIe siècle apr. J.-C. On trouve une évocation de la vie quotidienne, des structures politiques et sociales, de la vie rurale et urbaine, de la vie artistique. Un ensemble d'itinéraires permet également de partir à la découverte des principaux sites
Het grote archeologieboek( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in Dutch and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wereldwijd overzicht van archeologische locaties en monumenten
Siddhartha : the prince who became Buddha by Marilia Albanese( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fotoboek over het leven van de historische Boeddha
The great book of archaeology( Book )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the Paleolithic Era to 15th Century A.D., this book ranges across the five continents, discovering and presenting their most ancient treasures by following the tracks of those who brought them to light, making use of specialists reports, exceptional photographic resources, and numerous diagrams and maps
Velocità : tempo sociale, tempo umano( Book )

5 editions published in 1988 in Italian and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El gran libro de la arqueología( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in Spanish and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Este libro abarca los cinco continentes, en lo que descubre y presenta sus más antiguos tesoros, siguiendo las huellas de quienes lo sacaron a la luz y, usando informes de especialistas, expecionales fotografías y muchos mapas y diagramas. Desde la Era Paleolítica hasta el siglo XV d.C., el lector viaja a través de los mile nios, hallando en primer lugar las maravillas de las cavernas pintadas de Lascaux, la "Capilla Sixtina Prehistórica"; los ciclópeos crómlechs de Stonehenge; las pirámides de Gizeh; y en la región central iraní, a Persépolis, la gran ciudad de Darío, el rey de reyes. Y más allá, en la lejana China, la antigua capital de Xi'an con sus tumbas y ejército de terracota, para encontrar aún más lejos hacia Mesoamérica, sus asombrosos templos y tumbas prehispánicos
Angkor, splendeurs de l'art khmer by Marilia Albanese( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in French and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

À la découverte des civilisations disparues( Book )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in French and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Présente un panorama des grands sites archéologiques mondiaux, continent par continent : Lascaux, Pompéi, Pétra, Babylone, sites mexicains et péruviens ... Relate leur découverte et le résultat des fouilles qui y ont été entreprises
India antigua by Marilia Albanese( Book )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Albanese, Maria Ausilia

Albanese, Maria Ausilia 1952-

Albanese, Marilia Ausilia 1952-

Languages
English (46)

Italian (14)

Spanish (13)

German (12)

French (7)

Portuguese (2)

Dutch (2)

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Angkor : splendors of the Khmer civilizationAncient India : from the origins to the XIII century ADThe treasures of AngkorArchaeology from the skyIndia : treasures from an ancient worldSiddhartha : the prince who became BuddhaThe great book of archaeology