The Goddess and the Bull: Catalhoyuk

An Archaeological Journey to the Dawn of Civilization by Michael Balter

Publisher: Free Press

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • Asian archaeology,
  • Prehistoric archaeology,
  • Prehistory,
  • History,
  • Catal Mound (Turkey),
  • History - General History,
  • ðCatal Mound (Turkey),
  • History: World,
  • Ancient World,
  • Ancient - General,
  • Archaeology,
  • Civilization,
  • Social Science / Archaeology,
  • Antiquities,
  • Excavations (Archaeology),
  • Turkey
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages416
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7928132M
ISBN 100743243609
ISBN 109780743243605

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The Goddess and the Bull details the dramatic quest by archaeologists to unearth the buried secrets of human cultural evolution at this huge, spectacularly well-preserved 9,year-old village in Turkey.

Here lie the origins of modern society -- the Released on: J > Goddess & the Bull:Catalhoyuk. Goddess & the Bull:Catalhoyuk. Issue 9, Books, Turkey.

Posted by This all makes for a readable book that is as much an academics’ soap-opera as it is a factual account. But why the title, ‘The Goddess and the Bull’.

The image of the bull, often with horns projecting, appears throughout the site. The Goddess and the Bull is the wonderful true story of one of the largest and most populated Neolithic settlements.

Highly recommended for undergraduates, because the book does a wonderful job of explaining various archaeological theories in a way that is easy to understand." -Melissa Aho, Anthropology Review Database.