Early Urban Life in the Land of Anshan: Excavations at Tal-e Malyan in the Highlands of Iran
University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, 2003 - History - 357 pages
This book provides summary data on the archaeological excavations of Banesh Period (ca. 3400-2600 B.C.) levels in Operation ABC at Tal-e Malyan, site of the Elamite royal city of Anshan. These levels cover the critical centuries when complex urban life evolved in Mesopotamia and Iran.