Item description for The Prehistoric Temples at Kordin III by Nicholas C. Vella...
Fully illustrated guide to the temples.
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Studio: Midsea Books
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.2" Width: 6.6" Height: 0.2"
Release Date Dec 1, 2004
Publisher Midsea Books
ISBN 9993239879 ISBN13 9789993239871
Availability 0 units.
More About Nicholas C. Vella
NICHOLAS C. VELLA is Senior Lecturer and Head of the Department of Classics and Archaeology at the University of Malta. After graduating from the same university with a BA, he went on to complete a PhD in Phoenician Archaeology at the University of Bristol. He has taught Phoenician and Punic archaeology since joining the University of Malta in 1999. His research interests are varied and include the historiography of antiquarianism and archaeological practice in the Mediterranean, later Mediterranean prehistory, and Phoenician and Punic ritual practices. He has co-edited Debating Orientalization (Equinox, 2006) with Corinna Riva, and has published recently another collection of essays on the Maltese Bronze Age with Davide Tanasi. He was a Rome Scholar at the British School at Rome 1998 9, a Research Associate at the American University in Beirut in 2006, and a Getty scholar in 2007. He supervised the University of Malta excavations at the Phoenician sanctuary site of Tas-Sil in Malta between 1996 and 2005, and has co-edited the final report that is forthcoming with Peeters (Leuven). He co-directed the excavations of a small Punic shrine in Gozo (Malta) between 2005 and 2010, and is co-director of a field-walking project in Malta.
Nicholas C. Vella has an academic affiliation as follows - University of Malta.