Central and South America and the Caribbean

Le tzompantli et le jeu de balle
Relation entre deux espaces rituels
£46.00
Author:
Emilie Ana Carreón Blaine
Publication Year:
2013
Language:
French
Paperback:
231pp, Includes 52 black and white plates
ISBN:
9781407311654
BAR number:
S2545
Sub Title:
Relation entre deux espaces rituels
Sub-series name:
Paris Monographs in American Archaeology, 32
Western values imposed on pre-Columbian practices are obstacles in the understanding of the relationship between the 'skull-rack'... More
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£52.00
Author:
Damien Bazy
Publication Year:
2013
Language:
French
Paperback:
277pp, Illustrated throughout. With additional material online (appendices/annexes).
ISBN:
9781407311661
BAR number:
S2546
Sub-series name:
Paris Monographs in American Archaeology, 33
A study of private and public space in Mayan cities. More
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Patrimonio Cultural Mexicano
Modelos explicativos
£43.00
Sub Title:
Modelos explicativos
Editors:
Juan Garcia Targa
Publication Year:
2013
Language:
Spanish
Paperback:
207pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407311722
BAR number:
S2551
The aim of the Congress organized in 2012 in Mérida (Yucatán, México), and the publication that arises from it, is to present different... More
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De la Puna a las Sierras
Avances y Perspectivas en Zooarqueología Andina
£36.00
Editors:
Andrés D. Izeta and Guillermo L. Mengoni Goñalons
Publication Year:
2013
Language:
Spanish with English abstracts
Paperback:
161pp, Illustrated throughout.
ISBN:
9781407311852
BAR number:
S2564
Sub Title:
Avances y Perspectivas en Zooarqueología Andina
Sub-series name:
South American Archaeology Series, 19
A collection of recent papers on aspects of Andean zooarchaeology. More
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Archaeology of an Andean Pacarina
Settlement Patterns and rituality around Lake Puruhuay Ancash Peru
£36.00
Sub Title:
Settlement Patterns and rituality around Lake Puruhuay Ancash Peru
Author:
Carolina Orsini and Elisa Benozzi
Publication Year:
2013
Language:
English
Paperback:
159pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407311999
BAR number:
S2576
This study focuses the relationship between man, territory and water resources in the area of Andean Lake Puruhuay (Ancash, Peru). This... More
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Costume et insignes d'un gouvernant maya
K’inich Janaab’ Pakal de Palenque
£61.00
Author:
Laura Filloy Nadal
Publication Year:
2014
Language:
French
Paperback:
361pp, Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407312187
BAR number:
S2590
Sub Title:
K’inich Janaab’ Pakal de Palenque
Sub-series name:
Paris Monographs in American Archaeology, 34
The city of Palenque achieved its greatest splendour in the Late Classic when it became one of the foremost centres in the Maya world.... More
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Arqueometalurgia de un naufragio del siglo XVIII
La corbeta de guerra HMS Swift (1770), Puerto Deseado provincia de Santa Cruz (Patagonia)
£46.00
Sub Title:
La corbeta de guerra HMS Swift (1770), Puerto Deseado provincia de Santa Cruz (Patagonia)
Author:
Nicolás C. Ciarlo
Publication Year:
2014
Language:
Spanish with English summaries
Paperback:
219pp. Illustrated throughout, with 5 fold-out plans.
ISBN:
9781407312286
BAR number:
S2596
This book presents the research results carried on the metallic artifacts from the British HMS Swift, lost off Puerto Deseado (Province... More
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£42.00
Author:
José M. Capriles
Publication Year:
2014
Language:
English
Paperback:
203pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407312293
BAR number:
S2597
The domestication of South American camelids (llamas and alpacas) transformed the use of the Andean landscape. In the central altiplano... More
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Natural Processes in the Degradation of Open-Air Rock-Art Sites
An urgency intervention scale to inform conservation: The case of the Côa Valley world heritage site, Portugal
£59.00
Sub Title:
An urgency intervention scale to inform conservation: The case of the Côa Valley world heritage site, Portugal
Author:
António Pedro Martins da Mota Batarda Fernandes
Publication Year:
2014
Language:
English
Paperback:
335pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407312408
BAR number:
S2609
Open-air rock-art forms one of the most widely distributed categories of prehistoric culture with examples recognized across the Old and... More
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Water Folk
Reconstructing an Ancient Aquatic Lifeway in Michoacán, Western Mexico
£33.00
Sub Title:
Reconstructing an Ancient Aquatic Lifeway in Michoacán, Western Mexico
Author:
Eduardo Williams
Publication Year:
2014
Language:
English
Paperback:
123pp. Illustrated throughout in black and white
ISBN:
9781407312521
BAR number:
S2617
This study of subsistence activities (fishing, hunting, gathering, and manufacture) in the Cuitzeo and Pátzcuaro lake basins (Michoacán,... More
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£36.00
Editors:
Verónica A. Vásquez López, RogelioValencia Rivera, Eugenia Gutiérrez González
Publication Year:
2014
Language:
English & Spanish with abs. in Spanish & English
Paperback:
151pp. Illustrated throughout in black and white
ISBN:
9781407312545
BAR number:
S2619
The present volume was born from the interest to analyse the different modalities of the political strategies used by the dominant groups... More
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Artefactos Líticos, Movilidad y Funcionalidad de Sitios: Problemas y Perspectivas
Lithic Artefacts, Mobility and Site Functionality: Problems and Perspectives
£33.00
Editors:
Patricia Susana Escola and Salomón Hocsman
Publication Year:
2014
Language:
Spanish text with one paper in English
Paperback:
138pp, Illustrated throughout in black and white
ISBN:
9781407312651
BAR number:
S2628
Sub Title:
Lithic Artefacts, Mobility and Site Functionality: Problems and Perspectives
Sub-series name:
South American Archaeology Series, 20
This book discusses the relationship between mobility and / or archaeological sites functionality and lithic artifacts. The problems... More
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