Thames & Hudson.The British Museum.London. 2016. 4to.Quality softcover.wrappers with french flaps art paper.pp.272. Profusely illustrated throughout in colour.bibliography.list of credits. list of exhibits. index. A fine copy. Item #26707
Beneath the waters of Abukir Bay, lie the submerged remains of the ancient Egyptian cities Canopus and Thonis-Heracleion, which sank over 1,000 years ago but were brought to the surface by in the 1990s. These ancient artefacts are to be exhibited in Britain in 2016. This book tells the story of these two ancient civilizations.Ancient History Archaeology..Marine Archaeology.