P ublished online March 2017 .
Article. Subjects: Archaeology of the Near East; Industrial Archaeology. 15802 words.
This chapter reviews the evidence, nature, and development of maritime contacts in the Red Sea and from the Red Sea into the western Indian Ocean from the Neolithic until the start of the...
in The Oxford Handbook of Roman Egypt
June 2012; p ublished online November 2012 .
Article. Subjects: Archaeology; Archaeology of the Near East; Egyptian Archaeology; Industrial Archaeology. 9805 words.
This article discusses the nature of manufacture, trade, and the economy in Egypt during the first three centuries of Roman rule. The human element of trade and manufacture is considered...