Day archives: December 4th, 2018

Jacques Jean Marie de Morgan – More Ancient than Europe and Greece, Armenia Keeps the Traces of Civilizations That Became Our Cradle

Jacques Jean Marie de Morgan

Jacques Jean Marie de Morgan (3 June 1857, Huisseau-sur-Cosson, Loir-et-Cher – 14 June 1924) was a French scientist, engineer, and geologist. Since the end of the 19th century, he worked as an engineer in Armenia, as well as conducted archaeological excavations in the country. In 1887-1889, he discovered 8th-century BC stone tombs in Akhtala filled …