|Author||Austen Henry Layard|
|Publication Date||January 22, 2011|
A Popular Account of Discoveries at Nineveh. Austen Henry Layard. New York. 1854.
Sir Austen Henry Layard GCB, PC (5 March 1817 – 5 July 1894) was a British traveller, archaeologist, cuneiformist, art historian, draughtsman, collector, author, politician and diplomat, best known as the excavator of Nimrud.