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The Hittites By A. H. Sayce
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One of the first books to reveal in detail the history of the Hittites—a people once thought only to have existed in biblical references—this classic masterpiece of archaeological... More > detective work was penned by Britain’s leading expert in ancient Middle Eastern languages. The author starts with an overview of the biblical references to Hittites before moving on to actual archaeological evidence of their existence, from the writings and inscriptions of ancient Egypt to the Hittite monuments in the Middle East. Much fascinating detail is revealed in this overview, including the remarkable facts that the double-headed eagle symbol—eventually adopted by the Byzantine Empire and Tsarist Russia—originated with the Hittites, as well as some of the oldest swastika symbols in the Middle East. This edition has been completely reset and contains the original text and illustrations.< Less
The Hittites By A. H. Sayce
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One of the first books to reveal in detail the history of the Hittites—a people once thought only to have existed in biblical references—this classic masterpiece of archaeological... More > detective work was penned by Britain’s leading expert in ancient Middle Eastern languages. The author starts with an overview of the biblical references to Hittites before moving on to actual archaeological evidence of their existence, from the writings and inscriptions of ancient Egypt to the Hittite monuments in the Middle East. Much fascinating detail is revealed in this overview, including the remarkable facts that the double-headed eagle symbol—eventually adopted by the Byzantine Empire and Tsarist Russia—originated with the Hittites, as well as some of the oldest swastika symbols in the Middle East. This edition has been completely reset and contains the original text and illustrations.< Less
The Empire of the Hittites By William Wright
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Written by a senior biblical scholar at the British and Foreign Bible Society in London, this book has its roots in the author’s personal investigations of a series of inscriptions he... More > discovered while on missionary work near Damascus in the Middle East. Convinced that he had found the first reference to the Hittites outside the Bible, the author then produced the first major work on the Hittite culture, examining them in terms of their own writings, and those of the surrounding civilizations, Egyptian and Assyrian alike. The book then moves on to an evaluation of the geographical extent of the Hittite empire, its art and learning, religion, and racial makeup. Wright used the Bible as a reference point, but he also incorporated non-biblical references and sources, ensuring that the overview remained as accurate as possible, given the ancient—and often obscured—nature of the Hittites.< Less
The Empire of the Hittites By William Wright
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Written by a senior biblical scholar at the British and Foreign Bible Society in London, this book has its roots in the author’s personal investigations of a series of inscriptions he... More > discovered while on missionary work near Damascus in the Middle East. Convinced that he had found the first reference to the Hittites outside the Bible, the author then produced the first major work on the Hittite culture, examining them in terms of their own writings, and those of the surrounding civilizations, Egyptian and Assyrian alike. The book then moves on to an evaluation of the geographical extent of the Hittite empire, its art and learning, religion, and racial makeup. Wright used the Bible as a reference point, but he also incorporated non-biblical references and sources, ensuring that the overview remained as accurate as possible, given the ancient—and often obscured—nature of the Hittites.< Less
Volume 2966, Hittite grammar --- Hi My Sweetheart By Print Wikipedia
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Volume 2966, Hittite grammar---Hi My Sweetheart Print Wikipedia is a both a utilitarian visualization of the largest accumulation of human knowledge and a poetic gesture towards the inhuman scale of... More > big data. Michael Mandberg wrote software that parses the entirety of the English-language Wikipedia database and programmatically lays out nearly 7500 volumes, complete with covers, and then uploads them to Lulu.com for print-on-demand. Print Wikipedia draws attention to the sheer size of the encyclopedia's content and the impossibility of rendering Wikipedia as a material object in fixed form: Once a volume is printed it is already out of date. It is also a work of found poetry built on what is likely the largest appropriation ever made. As we become increasingly more dependent on information and source material on the Internet today, Mandiberg explores the accessibility of its vastness.< Less
The Logosophism of Science: Written in Hieroglyphic Hittite With an English Version by the Author By Daniel Deleanu
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Written by Daniel Deleanu in the oldest form of Hittite hitherto known, an idiom which he studied for more than two decades, these philosophical texts create a deeper form of investigation, called... More > logosophism, a heuristic system whose main epistemological and ontological goal is to descend to the primeval matrix of the unconscious Logos in order to bring to light answers to questions which philosophers of science have asked for a very long time.< Less
Volume 3115, Indispensable The Best of Michael Franks --- Indo-Hittite By Print Wikipedia
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Volume 3115, Indispensable The Best of Michael Franks---Indo-Hittite Print Wikipedia is a both a utilitarian visualization of the largest accumulation of human knowledge and a poetic gesture towards... More > the inhuman scale of big data. Michael Mandberg wrote software that parses the entirety of the English-language Wikipedia database and programmatically lays out nearly 7500 volumes, complete with covers, and then uploads them to Lulu.com for print-on-demand. Print Wikipedia draws attention to the sheer size of the encyclopedia's content and the impossibility of rendering Wikipedia as a material object in fixed form: Once a volume is printed it is already out of date. It is also a work of found poetry built on what is likely the largest appropriation ever made. As we become increasingly more dependent on information and source material on the Internet today, Mandiberg explores the accessibility of its vastness.< Less
Volume 3116, Indo-Hittite hypothesis --- Indonesian presidential election, 2014 By Print Wikipedia
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Volume 3116, Indo-Hittite hypothesis---Indonesian presidential election, 2014 Print Wikipedia is a both a utilitarian visualization of the largest accumulation of human knowledge and a poetic... More > gesture towards the inhuman scale of big data. Michael Mandberg wrote software that parses the entirety of the English-language Wikipedia database and programmatically lays out nearly 7500 volumes, complete with covers, and then uploads them to Lulu.com for print-on-demand. Print Wikipedia draws attention to the sheer size of the encyclopedia's content and the impossibility of rendering Wikipedia as a material object in fixed form: Once a volume is printed it is already out of date. It is also a work of found poetry built on what is likely the largest appropriation ever made. As we become increasingly more dependent on information and source material on the Internet today, Mandiberg explores the accessibility of its vastness.< Less
Volume 2965, Hit-and-run DDoS --- Hittite Glory By Print Wikipedia
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Volume 2965, Hit-and-run DDoS---Hittite Glory Print Wikipedia is a both a utilitarian visualization of the largest accumulation of human knowledge and a poetic gesture towards the inhuman scale of... More > big data. Michael Mandberg wrote software that parses the entirety of the English-language Wikipedia database and programmatically lays out nearly 7500 volumes, complete with covers, and then uploads them to Lulu.com for print-on-demand. Print Wikipedia draws attention to the sheer size of the encyclopedia's content and the impossibility of rendering Wikipedia as a material object in fixed form: Once a volume is printed it is already out of date. It is also a work of found poetry built on what is likely the largest appropriation ever made. As we become increasingly more dependent on information and source material on the Internet today, Mandiberg explores the accessibility of its vastness.< Less
Volume 2965, Hit-and-run DDoS --- Hittite Glory By Print Wikipedia
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Volume 2965, Hit-and-run DDoS---Hittite Glory Print Wikipedia is a both a utilitarian visualization of the largest accumulation of human knowledge and a poetic gesture towards the inhuman scale of... More > big data. Michael Mandberg wrote software that parses the entirety of the English-language Wikipedia database and programmatically lays out nearly 7500 volumes, complete with covers, and then uploads them to Lulu.com for print-on-demand. Print Wikipedia draws attention to the sheer size of the encyclopedia's content and the impossibility of rendering Wikipedia as a material object in fixed form: Once a volume is printed it is already out of date. It is also a work of found poetry built on what is likely the largest appropriation ever made. As we become increasingly more dependent on information and source material on the Internet today, Mandiberg explores the accessibility of its vastness.< Less