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Coverage for grant RZ-51147-10

Uncovering a Provincial Settlement in Egypt: The Tell Edfu Project
Nadine Moeller, University of Chicago

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Länder, Menschen, Abenteuer - Ägypten: Reise ins Land der Pharaonen (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Mouhcine El Ghomri
Publication: TV documentary
Date: 4/11/2010
Abstract: This is a documentary in German that was produced by the German TV channel SWR which filmed the Tell Edfu excavation in 2009 and was broadcasted in Germany in April 2010. It is now available as DVD.

Book chronicles rise of urban planning in ancient Egypt (Media Coverage)
Author(s): William Harms
Publication: UChicago News
Date: 6/17/2016
Abstract: New research at the University of Chicago offers additional insights into how the pharaohs invested in town planning. Their innovations included the development of the first grid system as part of communities they established around their kingdom, according to Nadine Moeller, associate professor of Egyptian archaeology at the Oriental Institute.