Çatalhöyük. The Leopard's Tale

TitleÇatalhöyük. The Leopard's Tale
Publication TypeBook
Year of Publication2011
AuthorsHodder I
EditionFirst paperback edition
Number of Pages288
PublisherThames & Hudson
CityLondon
ISBN Number978-0-500-28960-0
Keywordsarchaeology, Asia Minor, Çatalhöyük, leopard, Turkey
Abstract

The Neolithic mound of Çatalhöyük, in central Turkey, shot to international fame in the 1960s when an ancient 'town' - at 9,000 years old one of the earliest in the world - was discovered there together with wonderful wall-paintings and sculptures, many featuring images of leopards.