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The Environmental History of Tigray (Northern Ethiopia) in the Middle and Late Holocene: A Preliminary Outline
This paper outlines the environmental history of the Tigrean Plateau (northern Ethiopia) during the Holocene, based on the available geomorphological, palynological, archaeological, and historicalExpand
Berenike and the Ancient Maritime Spice Route
The Aksum Archaeological Area: A Preliminary Assessment
This invaluable compendium, published by the Istituto Universitario Orientale in Naples, arises out of research undertaken jointly by that institution and Boston University under the direction ofExpand
The Development of Ancient States in the Northern Horn of Africa, c. 3000 BC–AD 1000: An Archaeological Outline
Beginning in the 3rd millennium BC, complex societies and states arose in the northern Horn of Africa. This process culminated with the development of the Kingdom of Aksum in northern Ethiopia andExpand
The archaeology of the Eastern Sahel, Sudan: preliminary results
This paper reports the combined preliminary results of the Italian Mission to Kassala and the joint University of Khartoum/Southern Methodist University Butana Project. Both groups have been carryingExpand
The chronology of Aksum (Tigrai, Ethiopia): a view from Bieta Giyorgis
From 1993 to 2003 archaeological investigations were conducted on Bieta Giyorgis hill to the northwest of Aksum by the joint project of the University of Naples ‘L'Orientale’ and Boston University.Expand
Reconsidering Yeha, c. 800–400 BC
Yeha, in Tigray, is the most impressive site with evidence for South Arabian influence dating to the first millennium BC in the northern Horn of Africa (Eritrea and northern Ethiopia). The evidenceExpand
Archaeological Investigations at Bieta Giyorgis (Aksum), Ethiopia: 1993–1995 Field Seasons
AbstractThe first archaeological excavations in Tigray, northern Ethiopia, since 1974 were conducted in 1993 at the site of Ona Enda Aboi Zewge near Aksum. A large stela field associated withExpand
The Proto-Aksumite Period: An Overview
Resume: La periode comprise entre le declin de l'Etat pre-aksumite du Da 'amat (IVe - IIIe siecle av. JC) et l'essor du royaume d'Aksum (Ier siecle apres JC) est mal connue. Les fouillesExpand