Key Sites Of The Hittite Empire

Dirk Paul Mielke

in The Oxford Handbook of Ancient Anatolia

Published in print September 2011 | ISBN: 9780195376142
Published online November 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780199940127 | DOI:

Series: Oxford Handbooks

 Key Sites Of The Hittite Empire

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This article discusses findings from excavations of key Hittite sites: Bo ğ azköy–Hattu ša, Ortaköy– Š apinuwa, Alaca Höyük, Kuşakli–Šarişşa, and Maşat Höyük–Tapikka. These sites shed light on both the characteristic features and diversity of Hittite urban forms.

Keywords: excavations; archaeological sites; urban forms; Bo ğ azköy–Hattu ša; Ortaköy– Š apinuwa; Alaca Höyük; Kuşakli–Šarişşa; Maşat Höyük–Tapikka

Article.  9298 words. 

Subjects: Archaeology of the Near East

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