in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Archaeology; Linguistics; Publishing. 875 words.
Bellows, John Thomas (1831–1902), printer, lexicographer, and archaeologist, born at Carthew House, Church Street, Liskeard, Cornwall, on 18 January 1831, was the elder of the two sons of...
in American National Biography Online
January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Archaeology; Linguistics. 1089 words.
Morley, Sylvanus Griswold (07 June 1883–02 September 1948), Maya archaeologist and epigrapher, was born in Chester, Pennsylvania, the son of Colonel Benjamin Franklin Morley, a professor of...
in The Oxford Handbook of the Literatures of the Roman Empire
P ublished online May 2017 .
Article. Subjects: Middle Eastern Languages; Archaeology by Region. 26166 words.
This chapter presents a sketch of early Syriac literature during the Roman/Byzantine period, before the Arab conquests. Although its beginnings were pre-Christian, the bulk of Syriac...