Petra Revealed. History, Civilization and Monuments of the City Carved into the Rock

Author(s): Fabio Bourbon


- An updated text by one of the greatest expert of history of Petra and a rich, comprehensive apparatus of images (photos, plans and maps) that help a reader to know one of the most important, fascinating ancient city of our civilization The ancient city of Petra, in what is now southwest Jordan, has long been a pilgrimage for adventurous travelers. Built over 2,000 years ago, the Rose City (it is famously carved from red sandstone) holds a unique place in the world of archeological wonders. This beautifully photographed book, a revised and expanded edition, is for tourists and armchair travelers alike. With an updated text and over 350 photographs, maps, drawings, and plans, the author discusses every aspect of Petra, illuminating both the history and splendor of this astonishing site.


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General Fields

  • : 9788895847696
  • : Antique Collectors' Club
  • : Antique Collectors' Club
  • : 0.839146
  • : January 2021
  • : .55 Inches X 8.36 Inches X 11.42 Inches
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Fabio Bourbon
  • : Paperback
  • : English
  • : 176