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Leopard"s tale

Ian Hodder

Leopard"s tale

revealing the mysteries of Çatalhöyük

by Ian Hodder

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Published by Thames & Hudson in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Excavations (Archaeology) -- Turkey,
  • Çatal Mound (Turkey),
  • Turkey -- Antiquities

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 270-279) and index.

    StatementIan Hodder.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS156.C35 H63 2006
    The Physical Object
    Pagination288 p. :
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17630256M
    ISBN 100500051410
    OCLC/WorldCa63702754

    The Leopard is the official symbol of the House of Salina, the aristocratic family whose decline is really the main focus of this book. On several occasions, the book even compares its main character (Prince Fabrizio) to a leopard. He's strong, but also graceful like a leopard.


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Excerpt. Click here to read an excerpt from the book. The final chapter of the book shows a religious official visiting their home and throwing out a bunch of old relics and artifacts from their personal chapel.

The book ends with Fabrizio's daughter Concetta looking out her window and thinking she sees a leopard (the Salina family symbol). But it's only an old stuffed dog being thrown into the. "Ian Hodder peels back the layers of history to reveal how people lived and died, how they engaged with one another and with the spirit world.

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I recently finished a leisurely reading of Ian Hodder’s The Leopard’s Tale: Revealing the Mysteries of Çatalhöyük (London: Thames & Hudson, ). In keeping with the “Renaissance man [or woman]” approach to life we try to cultivate, I thought I’d tell you about it.

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Hi Jonathan – Great to have news of you and Angie, specially to know she is recovering very well, great to have a new edition of the Leopards´s Tale, what a wonderful book. I think I have collected a good amount of data to know in some detail the secretive life of Zawadi from to date.

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