Richardson, Joy. Inside the British Museum. London: Trustees of the British Museum, 1984. ISBN: 0714120324. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#30976) $12.00
Die cut on cover. 49p.
Guide to the museum for children.
Filled with pictures, a plan of the 1984 layout, and includes a British Museum quiz.
Topics range from conservation to what is in the collection.
Articles include “Islamic Civilization and the Legend of Political Failure” by Christie Hess Andrew, “The Cult of Aserah / Elat at Sidon” by John Wilson Betlyon, “Mernaptah’s Israel” by W. W. Ahlstrom and D. Edelman, and more.
B/W illustrations and a map. Book Reviews. 79p.