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Smith, George 1840-1876

Overview
Works: 58 works in 404 publications in 3 languages and 3,072 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Chronologies  Sources  Catalogs  Comparative studies 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator
Classifications: BS1236, 222.11
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Most widely held works about George Smith
 
Most widely held works by George Smith
Assyrian discoveries; an account of explorations and discoveries on the site of Nineveh, during 1873 and 1874 by George Smith( Book )

58 editions published between 1875 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During 1873 and 1874, Smith took part in excavations at the Assyrian site of Nineveh. In this book, he gives an account of the excavations. Illustrations. (Archaeology)
Assyria from the earliest times to the fall of Nineveh by George Smith( Book )

38 editions published between 1875 and 2014 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Assyriologist George Smith (1840-76) was trained originally as an engraver, but was enthralled by the discoveries of Layard and Rawlinson. He taught himself cuneiform script, and joined the British Museum as a 'repairer' of broken cuneiform tablets. Promotion followed, and after one of Smith's most significant discoveries among the material sent to the Museum - a Babylonian story of a great flood - he was sent to the Middle East, where he found more inscriptions which contained other parts of the epic tale of Gilgamesh. In 1875, he
The history of Babylonia by George Smith( Book )

26 editions published between 1875 and 2014 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cuneiform inscriptions of Western Asia by British Museum( Book )

6 editions published in 1861 in Akkadian and English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ancient history from the mounuments : Assyria : from the earliest times to the fall of Nineveh by George Smith( Book )

4 editions published between 1875 and 1876 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The phonetic values of the cuneiform characters by George Smith( Book )

7 editions published between 1871 and 2010 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ancient history from the monuments : the history of Babylonia by George Smith( Book )

12 editions published between 1877 and 1895 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of Sennacherib by Sennacherib( Book )

11 editions published in 1878 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catalogue of a series of photographs (by S. Thompson) from the collection on the British Museum by British Museum( Book )

2 editions published in 1872 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Entdeckungen in Assyrien : ein Bericht der Untersuchungen und Entdeckungen zur Richtigstellung der Lage von Ninive in den Jahren 1873 und 1874 by George Smith( Book )

7 editions published between 1876 and 1904 in 3 languages and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A selection from the miscellaneous inscriptions of Assyria by Henry Creswicke Rawlinson( Book )

1 edition published in 1870 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of Assurbanipal : translated from the cuneiform inscriptions by George Smith( Book )

7 editions published between 1871 and 1873 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Little River Canyon( Visual )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Doug Phillips "takes the viewer on a seventy-mile hike of the the length of the Little River from its northeast origins near the Alabama-Georgia state line to the final fifteen-mile segment of Little River Canyon. Along the way, Dr. Phillips describes the various features of the area and recounts several points of local history."--Container
Notes on the early history of Assyria and Babylonia by George Smith( Book )

3 editions published in 1872 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chaldaean account of the deluge from Terra Cotta tablets found at Nineveh, and now in the British Museum by George Smith( Book )

4 editions published between 1872 and 1874 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the chronology of the reign of Sennacherib : with remarks on some other dates in connection with Assyrian and Babylonian history by George Smith( Book )

4 editions published in 1871 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A selection from the miscellaneous inscriptions of Assyria by British Museum( Book )

6 editions published between 1870 and 1980 in English and Akkadian and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catalogue of a series of photographs, by S. Thompson, from the collections in the British Museum by British Museum( Book )

2 editions published in 1872 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Assyrian discoveries; an account of explorations and discoveries on the site of Nineveh, during 1873 and 1874
Alternative Names
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George Smith assiriologo britannico

George Smith assyriologue britannique

George Smith (asyrolog)

George Smith Brits Assyrioloog

George Smith englischer Assyriologe

George Smith (régész)

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Смит, Джордж (ассириолог)

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Languages
English (301)

German (26)

Akkadian (6)

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Assyrian discoveries; an account of explorations and discoveries on the site of Nineveh, during 1873 and 1874Assyria from the earliest times to the fall of Nineveh