Avi Bachenheimer is a prominent archaeologist of the ancient Near East. He has written extensively on Near Eastern linguistics, history and archaeology, particularly the Achaemenid Persia. Bachenheimer’s revision of Achaemenid historiography has had a significant impact in the field. Bachenheimer has taught at the Central Institute of Technology in Near Eastern languages. He has authored multiple books on archaeology and history of the ancient Near East including “The Achaemenids and the Iconography of the Audience Scene”, “Old Persian: Dictionary, Glossary and Concordance”, “A Catharsis from the Mundane Historiography of the Achaemenid Empire” and “Gobekli Tepe: An Introduction to the World’s Oldest Temple”.
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