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COMING SOON: Contested Heritage
Relations between contemporary Pagan groups and the archaeological and heritage professions in Britain in the early 21st century
£34.00
Author:
Will Rathouse
Publication Year:
2021
Language:
English
Paperback:
135 pages
ISBN:
9781407356969
Sub Title:
Relations between contemporary Pagan groups and the archaeological and heritage professions in Britain in the early 21st century
This book examines the sometimes fraught interactions and relationships between contemporary Pagan groups and archaeological heritage managers in the first... More
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COMING SOON: Building on the Past
Medieval and postmedieval essays in honour of Tom Beaumont James
£57.00
Editors:
Amanda Richardson and Mark Allen
Publication Year:
2021
Language:
English
Paperback:
246 pages
ISBN:
9781407357812
Sub Title:
Medieval and postmedieval essays in honour of Tom Beaumont James
This lively publication will appeal to academics and members of the public alike. It brings together a series of papers reflecting the scholarship of Tom... More
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COMING SOON: Arts and Crafts in Iron Age East Yorkshire
A holistic approach to pattern and purpose, c. 400BC-AD100
£39.00
Author:
Helen Chittock
Publication Year:
2021
Language:
English
Paperback:
154 pages
ISBN:
9781407356976
Sub Title:
A holistic approach to pattern and purpose, c. 400BC-AD100
Sub-series name:
Archaeology of Prehistoric Art, 3
This volume presents a new approach to art in Iron Age Britain and beyond. It aims to collapse the historic distinction between arts and crafts during the... More
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Land, People and Power in Early Medieval Wales
The cantref of Cemais in comparative perspective
£79.00
Author:
Rhiannon Comeau
Publication Year:
2020
Language:
English
Paperback:
384 pages, With additional material online. Illustrated throughout in colour and black & white. 30 tables and 79 figures
ISBN:
9781407357126
BAR number:
B659
Sub Title:
The cantref of Cemais in comparative perspective
Sub-series name:
UCL Institute of Archaeology PhD Series, 5
This is a study of the seasonal activity cycles of a pre-urban society, examined through the lens of an early medieval Welsh case study. It considers the... More
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Worcester Magistrates Court
Excavation of Romano-British homes and industry at Castle Street
£54.00
Author:
Andy Boucher
Publication Year:
2020
Language:
English
Paperback:
240 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 51 tables and 147 figures.
ISBN:
9781407357041
BAR number:
B658
Sub Title:
Excavation of Romano-British homes and industry at Castle Street
Sub-series name:
Archaeology of Roman Britain, 2
In the summer of 2000 archaeological excavations on the periphery of the Roman ‘small town’ at Worcester revealed extensive evidence for timber-framed... More
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On the Hunt for Medieval Whales
Zooarchaeological, historical and social perspectives on cetacean exploitation in medieval northern and western Europe
£59.00
Author:
Youri van den Hurk
Publication Year:
2020
Language:
English
Paperback:
256 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 8 tables, 90 figures.
ISBN:
9781407357201
BAR number:
S2998
Sub Title:
Zooarchaeological, historical and social perspectives on cetacean exploitation in medieval northern and western Europe
Sub-series name:
UCL Institute of Archaeology PhD Series, 4
Medieval cetacean (whales, dolphins, and porpoises) exploitation has frequently been connected to various medieval societies, including the Basques, Norse,... More
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Stories from the Edge
Creating Identities in Early Medieval Staffordshire
£35.00
Author:
Matthew Blake
Publication Year:
2020
Language:
English
Paperback:
126 pages, 141 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 79 figures.
ISBN:
9781407316697
BAR number:
B657
Sub Title:
Creating Identities in Early Medieval Staffordshire
Stories from the Edge identifies a methodology to illuminate the early medieval history of places that lack the compelling evidence to be included in... More
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The Life Biography of Artefacts and Ritual Practice
With case studies from Mesolithic-Early Bronze Age Europe
£36.00
Editors:
Mathias Bjørnevad-Ahlqvist and Peter Bye-Jensen
Publication Year:
2020
Language:
English
Paperback:
140 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 11 tables, 111 figures.
ISBN:
9781407356822
BAR number:
S2991
Sub Title:
With case studies from Mesolithic-Early Bronze Age Europe
Inspired by a session held at the EAA conference in Vilnius in 2016, The Life Biography of Artefacts and Ritual Practice focuses on creating biographies... More
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£62.00
Editors:
Julian Whitewright
Publication Year:
2020
Language:
English with summary in French and German
Paperback:
264 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 23 tables, 188 figures.
ISBN:
9781407356877
BAR number:
B656
Sub-series name:
The Maritime Archaeology Trust Monograph Series (formerly Hampshire and Wight Trust for Maritime Archaeology Monograph Series), 4
This book examines the archaeological investigations undertaken between 1979 and 2009 on the wreck of the Stirling Castle a 70-gun third-rate ship of the... More
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£48.00
Author:
Andrew A. S. Newton
Publication Year:
2020
Language:
English
Paperback:
208 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 13 tables, 30 figures, 85 plates, 29 graphs.
ISBN:
9781407356921
BAR number:
B655
The village of Exning in the most westerly part of Suffolk is a small settlement appended to the north-west of the larger town of Newmarket. Despite its... More
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The Chadwell St Mary Ringwork
A late Bronze Age and Anglo-Saxon settlement in southern Essex
£51.00
Author:
Andrew A. S. Newton
Publication Year:
2020
Language:
English
Paperback:
221 pages. Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 26 tables, 29 plates, 119 figures. With additional material online (Appendices).
ISBN:
9781407356747
BAR number:
B654
Sub Title:
A late Bronze Age and Anglo-Saxon settlement in southern Essex
Chadwell St Mary is a village in the unitary authority of Thurrock, in southern Essex. This part of the county contains a high proportion of prehistoric... More
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£45.00
Author:
Mark Borlase
Publication Year:
2020
Language:
English
Paperback:
180 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 7 tables, 168 figures.
ISBN:
9781407354767
BAR number:
B653
Sub Title:
‘The Way of Saints’ from the Roman period to AD 700
The Camel and Fowey rivers incise deeply into Cornwall, nearly meeting in the middle. This book is a landscape study of the Camel/Fowey corridor which forms... More
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Bronze Age Combat
An experimental approach
£45.00
Author:
Raphael Hermann, Rachel J. Crellin, Marion Uckelmann, Quanyu Wang, and Andrea Dolfini
Publication Year:
2020
Language:
English
Paperback:
158 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 7 tables, 270 figures.
ISBN:
9781407355719
BAR number:
S2967
Sub Title:
An experimental approach
The Newcastle-led Bronze Age Combat project presents its results from innovative combat experiments with replica Bronze Age swords, spears and shields. The... More
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Yachay Wasi
The House of Knowledge of I.S. Farrington
£65.00
Editors:
Lisa A. Dunbar, Rebecca Parkes, Christine Gant-Thompson and Damian Tybussek
Publication Year:
2020
Language:
Papers in English and in Spanish with English abstracts
Paperback:
312 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 33 tables and 96 figures.
ISBN:
9781407315102
BAR number:
S2962
Sub Title:
The House of Knowledge of I.S. Farrington
Yachay Wasi celebrates the remarkable career of Ian S. Farrington in archaeological research. Due to Ian’s dedication and passion as an educator, this... More
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£150.00
Author:
Peter King
Publication Year:
2020
Language:
English
Paperback:
770 pages, Two volume set. Illustrated throughout in black and white. Vol I: 2 tables and 20 maps. Vol II: 24 maps.
ISBN:
9781407315126
BAR number:
B652
Sub Title:
Volumes I and II
A new process of making iron, using a blast furnace and a forge, both powered by water, was introduced into the Weald in the 1490s, and spread to other... More
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Coin Hoarding in Medieval England and Wales, c.973-1544
Behaviours, motivations, and mentalités
£61.00
Author:
Murray Andrews
Publication Year:
2019
Language:
English
Paperback:
256 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 37 tables, 198 figures. With additional material online (Appendix 1 - Gazetteer)
ISBN:
9781407356686
BAR number:
B651
Sub Title:
Behaviours, motivations, and mentalités
More than 800 hoards of medieval precious metal coins are known from England and Wales, but the phenomenon as a whole remains poorly understood: who made... More
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Current Approaches to People, Places and Things in the Early Medieval Period
Proceedings of the 12th Annual Early Medieval Archaeology Student Symposium
£30.00
Editors:
Heather Christie and Megan Kasten
Publication Year:
2019
Language:
English
Paperback:
124 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 10 tables, 81 figures.
ISBN:
9781407356501
BAR number:
S2951
Sub Title:
Proceedings of the 12th Annual Early Medieval Archaeology Student Symposium
The Early Medieval Archaeology Student Symposium was created in 2007 to provide a platform for research students and early career archaeologists focusing on... More
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The Moneyers of England, 973–1086
Labour organisation in the Late Anglo-Saxon and Early Anglo-Norman English mints
£54.00
Author:
Jeremy Piercy
Publication Year:
2019
Language:
English
Paperback:
237 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white, 111 tables, 30 figures (3 in colour), 9 colour maps. With additional material online (supplementary data and Appendix 1 in graphic format).
ISBN:
9781407353746
BAR number:
B650
Sub Title:
Labour organisation in the Late Anglo-Saxon and Early Anglo-Norman English mints
The book examines the moneyers, those men responsible for minting the king’s coinage, within developing urban society in England during the tenth and... More
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£45.00
Author:
Hana Lewis
Publication Year:
2019
Language:
English
Paperback:
286 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 80 tables, 274 figures (44 in colour), With additional material online (appendices).
ISBN:
9781407317014
BAR number:
B649
Sub-series name:
UCL Institute of Archaeology PhD Series, 1
The research presented in this book advances scholarship on Anglo-Saxon non-elite rural settlements through the analysis of material culture. Forty-four... More
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Inscribed Vervels
A corpus and discussion of late medieval and Renaissance hawking rings found in Britain
£20.00
Author:
Michael J. Lewis and Ian Richardson
Publication Year:
2019
Language:
English
Paperback:
96 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 1 table, 15 figures (3 in colour), 4 colour maps, 17 colour graphs.
ISBN:
9781407316789
BAR number:
B648
Sub Title:
A corpus and discussion of late medieval and Renaissance hawking rings found in Britain
This book provides a corpus of inscribed hawking rings (vervels) reported Treasure via the Portable Antiquities Scheme over the last twenty years. Since... More
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£49.00
Author:
David A. Fisher
Publication Year:
2019
Language:
English
Paperback:
194 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 40 tables, 101 figures (86 in colour). With additional material online (animations and discussion).
ISBN:
9781407316802
BAR number:
B647
In this book, David A. Fisher combines methods including Geographic Information Systems (GIS), GPS, computerised three-dimensional modelling and... More
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The Clayton Collection
An archaeological appraisal of a 19th century collection of Roman artefacts from Hadrian’s Wall
£38.00
Author:
Frances McIntosh
Publication Year:
2019
Language:
English
Paperback:
205 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 36 tables, 96 figures, 23 graphs
ISBN:
9781407321479
BAR number:
B646
Sub Title:
An archaeological appraisal of a 19th century collection of Roman artefacts from Hadrian’s Wall
Sub-series name:
Archaeology of Roman Britain, 1
This book examines the archaeological material from Hadrian’s Wall within the significant Clayton Collection. The Collection was formed through the work of... More
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£68.00
Author:
Roberto Basilico and Giovanni Beltramelli
Publication Year:
2019
Language:
Italian
Paperback:
406 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 204 figures
ISBN:
9781407356419
BAR number:
S2924
Sub-series name:
Hypogean Archaeology: Research and Documentation of Underground Structures, 13
Nel territorio dell'Alto Lario, zona settentrionale del Lago di Como, vi è una diffusa e importante presenza di incisioni rupestri schematiche e figurative.... More
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Image and Performance, Agency and Ideology
Representations of the Human Figure in Funerary Contexts in Anglo-Saxon Art, AD 400–680
£63.00
Author:
Lisa Brundle
Publication Year:
2019
Language:
English
Paperback:
288pp. Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 43 tables, 87 figures (40 in colour).
ISBN:
9781407316512
BAR number:
B645
Sub Title:
Representations of the Human Figure in Funerary Contexts in Anglo-Saxon Art, AD 400–680
This book investigates the topic of human imagery and hybrid human imagery rendered on metalwork of early Anglo-Saxon date recovered within eastern England... More
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