Bibliography: Phoenician-Punic period
Riti funerari e di olocausto nella Sardegna fenicia e punica
In the series Quaderni della Sopraintendenza Archeologica di Cagliari a supplement was dedicated to Phoenician and Punic funerary rites and the tophet.
Edizioni della Torre, Cagliari 1990
Tuvixeddu, la necropoli occidentale di Karales
Atti della Tavola Rotonda internazionale La necropoli antica di Karales nell'ambito mediterraneo (Cagliari 30 novembre - 1 dicembre 1996) a cura dell'Associazione culturale Filippo Nissardi. A number of articles on punic burial sites in North-Africa, Spain and Italy
Edizioni Della Torre , Cagliari 2000
Acquaro, E. e A. Mezzolani
The history of the town of Tharros and a description of the main excavations and interpretations.
Istituto Poligrafico e Zecca dello Stato , Roma 1996
Sulle rotte dei fenici
Acquaro, E. ed.
Catalogue of the exhibition held at Rome in the Palazzo Massimo alle Terme from april the 16th to june the 6th 1999. A lot of photographs and an introduction by Enrico Acquaro.
Electa , Milano 1999
Iscrizioni fenicie e puniche in Italia
Amadasi Guzzo, M.G.
On the phoenician and punic inscriptions found in Italy, mainly Sicily and Sardinia. The first part describes the development of the phoenician alfabet and writing, the second part describes the inscriptions, one of the most important is that of the Stele of Nora.
Istituto Poligrafico e Zecca dello Stato , Roma 1990
La penetrazione Fenicia e Punica in Sardegna Trent'anni dopo
Atti Acc. Naz. dei Lincei
Series of articles on the presence of Phoenicians and Punics in Sardinia with the state of knowledge of 1997.
-, Roma 1997
The Phoenicians and the west
Aubet, M. E.
The Phoenicians and the West: Politics, Colonies and Trade is up to date one of the finest works on the Phoenicians of the 9th to 6th century B.C. It is written in a clear and accessible manner. Maria Eugenia Aubet is professor in Barcelona.
Cambridge University Press , Cambridge 1993
La Sardegna fenicia e punica
Barreca did a lot of archaeological research in the sixties and seventies on Sardinia. This book is part of a series on the history of Sardinia by Editrice Chiarella.
Chiarella, Sassari 1974
Archeologia fenicio-punica in Sardegna
Sixhundred years of phoenician and punic presence in Sardinia is well told by the scholar Piero Bartoloni who has accumulated a lifetime experience and knowledge in the field.
CUEC , Cagliari 2009
Fenici e Cartaginesi nel Sulcis
An overview of the presence of phoenicians and carthaginians in the Sulcis area in Sardinia in the centuries preceding the roman conquest, including Sant'Antioco and Monte Sirai.
Edigraf srl, Cagliari 2003
Of the series Sardegna Archeologica, Guide e Itinerari Bartoloni wrote this guide on Monte Sirai, the Phoenician-Punic settlement on the hill near Carbonia
Carlo Delfino editore , Sassari 1989
Studi sulla ceramica fenicia e punica di Sardegna
Through Libraweb obtainable standard work on Phoenician and Punic ware. This work has been an important contribution to the study on the Phoenicians and Punics in the Mediterranean.
CNR - Ist. per la Civilta Fenicia , Roma 1983
Bartoloni, P., S.F. Bondì, L.A. Marras
In the series Itinerari of the Ministero per i Beni Culturali e Ambientali the description of the site of Monte Sirai and the finds in the museums of Carbonia and Cagliari.
Istituto Poligrafico e Zecca dello Stato , Roma 1992
Maxe, La battaglia del Mare Sardonio
Bernardini, P., P.G. Spanu, R. Zucca ed.
After the exhibition at the Antiquarium Arborense in Oristano this work was published containing contributions of scholars from France, Italy, Tunisie on the first sea battle recorded in history by Herodotos between Carthaginians and Etruscans against the Phoceans settled in Corsica, the battle of the Mar Sardonio (Sardinian Sea).
La Memoria Storica - Mythos, Cagliari-Oristano 2000
Il Mediterraneo di Herakles
Bernardini, P., R. Zucca ed.
Studies on the worship of Heracles/Melqart in the Mediterranean world in the phoenician and punic world and the association between the greek and phoenician element. Contributions by Bonnet, Marco Rendeli, Laura Breglia and many others. A short catalog of artefacts shown during the exhibition at Oristano. The studies reflect the latest point of views on the trade and colonization of the western Mediterranean and the role the association of Melqart, the phoenician god of the city Tyrus, and Herakles, the hero of the greek world, played in the cooperation of Eubeans and Phoenicians
Carocci , Roma 2005
Il complesso archeologico di Pani Loriga
Botto, M. a cura di
A guide to the archaeological site of Pani Loriga, a phoenician punic settlement in southern Sardinia
Carlo Delfino editore , Sassari 2016
Zo leefden de Carthagers ten tijde van Hannibal
Charles-Picard, G. en C.
Translation from the french to dutch. Original title: La Vie quotidienne a Carthage au temps d'Hannibal. From the french archaeologists Gilbert en Colette Charles-Picard. This book treats mainly the later Punic period but gives some insight in the daily life.
Hollandia NV, Baarn 1960
De kooplieden van de Levant
Originally: The First Merchant Venturers. William Culican was lector at the university of Melbourne. This book puts the Phoenicians in the context of the Eastern Mediterranean, Egypt, Hittites and Israelites.
NV Uitgeversmij Elsevier , Amsterdam Brussel 1967
Rural Landscapes of the Punic World
Dommelen, P. van and C. G. Bellard
This book offers a comprehensive overview of rural settlement in the Punic world by bringing together and comparing evidence from across the western Mediterranean. It includes studies in Sicily and Sardinia of the past years.
Equinox Publishing Ltd , London 2008
Le città sepolte della Sardegna
Nuragic settlements and Phoenician, Punic and Roman cities. Claudio Finzi gives an overview of the archaeological sites and urban architecture.
Newton Compton Editori , Roma 1982
Gras, Rouillard, Teixidor
Original title: L'univers Phenicien published in 1995. This is one of the main french works on the Phoenicians.
Einaudi , Torino 2000
L'avventura dei fenici
Gerhard Herm has been translated in all languages. Original title: Die Phoenizier. This version is the Italian translation.
Garzanti , Cernusco s/Navigli 1974
Original title: Karthago, published in 1995. The writer is professor Ancient History at the university of Bamberg in Germany.
il Mulino , Bologna 1999
A Phoenician-Punic Grammar
Krahmalkov, Ch. R.
Volume 54 of the Handbook of Oriental Studies, A Phoenician-Punic Grammar in which Krahmalkov analyses the grammar of Phoenician and Punic. The book contains many references to inscriptions and explanation of the meaning of words and sentences.
Koninklijke Brill NV , Leiden 2001
Itineraria Phoenicia (Orientalia Lovaniensia Analecta) by E. Lipinski is about the Phoenician presence in the Mediterranean and the periplus of Pseudo-Scylax and travels of Hanno along the coast of west-Africa.
Peeters en Dep. Oosterse Studies , Leuven 2004
Phoenicians, Peoples of the Past
In the series Peoples of the Past Glenn Markoe has written this overview of the Phoenicians. This book covers a period of twelve hundred years from the Late Bronze Age to the Persian period.
British Museum Press, London 2000
Gli adoratori di Moloch
On the ritual sacrifice of children in the world of the Carthaginians and the open air sanctuary that has been called tophet by the scientists after a term found in the bible. Moscati explains what archaeological research has been providing us in answers to the existence of this ritual and what is true of the statements of the ancient writers, the discovery of Salammbo in Tunis and what Gustave Flaubert wrote.
Jaca Book , Milano 1991
In this book Moscati treats the Phoenician and Punic presence on Sardinia and Sicily before the Romans took control of the islands.
RCS Libri Spa , Milano 2000
La Bottega del Mercante
In this book Moscati describes the products that were distributed by the Phoenicians in the Mediterranean, where they came from and in which context they were found.
SEI , Torino 1996
The world of the Phoenicians
The World Of The Phoenicians (Phoenix Giants) is an interesting introduction on the history of the Phoenicians. It was written in 1965 and since then much more has become known through archaeological research, but nonetheless it remains one of the main works on the Phoenicians.
Orion Books Ltd , London 1999
Moscati, S. ed.
For the first time published for the exhibition The Phoenicians in the Palazzo Grassi at Venice (1988). Many writers have contributed to this work.
Rizzoli New York , New York 1999
Othoca una città sulla laguna
Nieddu, G. e R. Zucca
Othoca was one of the original Phoenician settlements. Still today elements of the later Roman period can be found in the basilica of Santa Giusta. This book treats the history of Othoca based on the archaeological remains of Phoenician, Punic and Roman times until the early christian period.
Editrice S'Alvure , Oristano 1991
Das frühe Karthago und die phönizische Expansion im Mittelmeerraum
Complete title: Das frühe Karthago und die phönizische Expansion im Mittelmeerraum, Als öffentlicher Vortrag der Joachim Jungius-Gesellschaft der Wissenschaften gehalten am 31. Mai 1988 in Hamburg. The founding of Carthage discussed by Niemeyer.
VandenHoeck & Ruprecht , Gottingen 1989
This book is one of the first fundamental overviews of Punic Sardinia written by the author in 1961. It has been re-edited in 2000 with a foreword by Raimondo Zucca.
Ilisso , Nuoro 2000
Rivista di Studi Fenici
Tharros XXI-XXII, supplemento della Rivista di Studi Fenici XXIII (1995)Special on the excavations in Tharros
Gruppo Editoriale Internazionale, Roma 1995
L'Antica Città di Tharros
Spano, can G.
Reprint of the original book by Spano published in 1851 on his visit and excavations at Tharros. He is outraged by the sacking of the punic tombs of Tharros by the people of the surrounding villages. He interpreted the early civilization of the Phoenicians as Egyptian.
GIA Editrice , Cagliari 1994
Il Tophet di S. Antioco e le sue stele
A description of the Tophet of Sulcis. This booklet can be obtained from the cooperation Archeotur.
Edizioni Archeotur , - 1995
This book describes the site of Sulcis (Sant'Antioco), with the punic tombes, the site of the tophet and the museum.
Carlo Delfino editore , Sassari 1989