Central and South America and the Caribbean

Rock Art in the Americas: Mythology, Cosmogony and Rituals
Proceedings of the 2nd REEA Conference Ritual Americas: Configurations and Recombining of the Ritual Devices and Behaviors in the New World, in Historical and Contemporary Societies Louvain-la-Neuve (Belgium) April 2-5, 2008
£34.00
Editors:
Françoise Fauconnier and Serge Lemaitre
Publication Year:
2012
Language:
English and Spanish
Paperback:
138pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407310527
BAR number:
S2448
Sub Title:
Proceedings of the 2nd REEA Conference Ritual Americas: Configurations and Recombining of the Ritual Devices and Behaviors in the New World, in Historical and Contemporary Societies Louvain-la-Neuve (Belgium) April 2-5, 2008
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The Pottery Figurines of Pre-Columbian Peru
Volume III: The Figurines of the South Coast the Highlands and the Selva
£107.00
Author:
Alexandra Morgan
Publication Year:
2012
Language:
English
Paperback:
491pp. Includes 17 figures, 36 tables, 82 figures, 8 maps
ISBN:
9781407310459
BAR number:
S2441
Sub Title:
Volume III: The Figurines of the South Coast the Highlands and the Selva
Volume 3 in this series on Pre-Columbian figurines concentrates on pottery figurines from the south coast, the highlands and the 'Selva' (tropical rain... More
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£25.00
Editors:
Anna Simandiraki-Grimshaw and Eleni Stefanou
Publication Year:
2012
Language:
English
Paperback:
107pp. Includes 9 illustrations
ISBN:
9781407310077
BAR number:
S2409
The idea for this volume emerged from critical self-reflection about diverse archaeological practices in a session presented at the 13th... More
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The Taíno Settlement at Guayguata
Excavations in St Mary Parish, Jamaica
£33.00
Author:
Philip Allsworth-Jones and Kit W. Wesler, with contributions from Lisabeth Carlson Simon F. Mitchell, Sherene A. James, Ryan Ramsook, Marcella Phillips, Nicole L. Patrick, Anthony R. D. Porter and Ana Luísa Santos
Publication Year:
2012
Language:
English
Paperback:
139pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407310053
BAR number:
S2407
Sub Title:
Excavations in St Mary Parish, Jamaica
In 1998 the authors of this report initiated a Jamaican Taíno archaeological project as a joint program of the Department of History,... More
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Ceramic Change and the Maya Collapse
A study of pottery technology, manufacture and consumption at Lamanai, Belize
£58.00
Author:
Linda Howie
Publication Year:
2012
Language:
English
Paperback:
263pp. Illustrated throughout, with additional material online (appendices and colour maps, figures and plates)
ISBN:
9781407309637
BAR number:
S2373
Sub Title:
A study of pottery technology, manufacture and consumption at Lamanai, Belize
This study examines patterns of pottery production and consumption at the Maya city centre of Lamanai during the Terminal Classic to... More
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£23.00
Editors:
Cecilia Conati Barbaro and Cristina Lemorini
Publication Year:
2012
Language:
English
Paperback:
87pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407309620
BAR number:
S2372
A collection of papers focusing on questions of Copper Age metallurgical contexts, outlining the importance of an integrated analysis of... More
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Zooarqueología de sitios a cielo abierto en el Lago Cardiel (Patagonia, Argentina)
Fragmentación ósea y consumo de grasa animal en grupos cazadores-recolectores del Holoceno Tardío
£37.00
Author:
Tirso Bourlot
Publication Year:
2012
Language:
Spanish
Paperback:
173pp, Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407309613
BAR number:
S2371
Sub Title:
Fragmentación ósea y consumo de grasa animal en grupos cazadores-recolectores del Holoceno Tardío
Sub-series name:
South American Archaeology Series, 17
Analyses of animal finds and remains from sites around Lago Cardiel, Patagonia. More
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£28.00
Editors:
Emmanuel Anati, Luiz Oosterbeek, Federico Mailland
Publication Year:
2012
Language:
English and French
Paperback:
119pp, Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407309477
BAR number:
S2360
Sub-series name:
Proceedings of the XVI World Congress of the International Union of Prehistoric and Protohistoric Sciences (Florianopolis, Brazil, 4-10 September 2011), 1
Congress of the International Union of Prehistoric and Protohistoric Sciences (Florianopolis, Brazil, 4-10 September 2011). More
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£59.00
Editors:
Christine Lefèvre
Publication Year:
2012
Language:
English
Paperback:
271pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407309408
BAR number:
S2354
Sub Title:
(Paris, 23-28 August 2010)
This publication is one of the volumes of the proceedings of the 11th International Conference of the International Council for... More
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£67.00
Author:
Tessa C. S. Machling
Publication Year:
2012
Language:
English
Paperback:
309pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407309354
BAR number:
S2349
This study examines the development and decline of the 17th and 18th century English/British fortifications of Nevis, West Indies. The... More
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£25.00
Author:
Eric Taladoire
Publication Year:
2012
Language:
English
Paperback:
108pp
ISBN:
9781407309217
BAR number:
S2338
Sub Title:
A bibliography
Sub-series name:
Paris Monographs in American Archaeology, 29
As exemplified in this bibliographical essay, that includes about 2000 references, prehispanic ball courts and ballgames in Mesoamerica... More
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£36.00
Author:
Helen R. Haines and Michael D. Glascock
Publication Year:
2012
Language:
English
Paperback:
169pp. Illustrated throughout.
ISBN:
9781407309095
BAR number:
S2326
Long-distance trade of obsidian in the Maya realm has been documented as early as the Middle Formative Period (1000-400 BC). Obsidian... More
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The People Before
The geology, paleoecology and archaeology of Adak Island, Alaska
£75.00
Author:
Dixie West, Virginia Hatfield, Elizabeth Wilmerding, Christine Lefèvre and Lyn Gualtieri
Publication Year:
2012
Language:
English
Paperback:
345pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407309057
BAR number:
S2322
Sub Title:
The geology, paleoecology and archaeology of Adak Island, Alaska
From the Introduction: 'North Adak Island is a dichotomy of brute, natural beauty and a horrific example of what modern humans and war... More
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£46.00
Editors:
Colleen M. Zori and Ilana Johnson
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
English
Paperback:
207pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407308937
BAR number:
S2310
A collection of recent papers on the prehistoric Jequetepeque Valley, Peru. More
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£76.00
Author:
Peter Biro
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
English
Paperback:
345pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407308913
BAR number:
S2308
Over the past decade there has been substantial progress in understanding Maya hieroglyphic writing. This development led to the... More
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£43.00
Editors:
Gabriel E. J. López and Hernán J. Muscio
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
Spanish
Paperback:
199pp, Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407308739
BAR number:
S2296
Sub-series name:
South American Archaeology Series
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Arqueología ambiental del Holoceno Temprano y Medio en la Puna Seca argentina
Modelos paleoambientales multi-escalas y sus implicancias para la arqueología de cazadores-recolectores
£60.00
Author:
Marcelo R. Morales
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
Spanish with abstracts in English and French
Paperback:
273pp, Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407308722
BAR number:
S2295
Sub Title:
Modelos paleoambientales multi-escalas y sus implicancias para la arqueología de cazadores-recolectores
Sub-series name:
South American Archaeology Series, 15
The research presented in this volume seeks to build a series of qualitative and quantitative multi-scale paleoenvironmental models of... More
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La Cerámica Arqueológica en la Materialización de la Sociedad
Transformaciones, Metáforas y Reproducción Soci
£34.00
Editors:
María Cecilia Páez Guillermo and A. De La Fuente
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
Spanish
Paperback:
151pp, Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407308715
BAR number:
S2294
Sub Title:
Transformaciones, Metáforas y Reproducción Soci
Sub-series name:
South American Archaeology Series, 14
The papers in this volume seek to examine the role of archaeological ceramics in the social processes of past societies, specifically... More
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Frayer la route d'un monde inversé
Sacrifice et offrandes animales dans la culture Mochica (100-800 apr. J.-C.), côte nord du Pérou
£93.00
Author:
Nicolas Goepfert
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
French with abstracts in English, French & Spanish
Paperback:
425pp, Illustrated throughout, data CD
ISBN:
9781407308524
BAR number:
S2278
Sub Title:
Sacrifice et offrandes animales dans la culture Mochica (100-800 apr. J.-C.), côte nord du Pérou
Sub-series name:
Paris Monographs in American Archaeology, 28
The Moche culture (100-800 A.D.) developed on the northern Peruvian coast in an area spread over the Piura and Nepeña valleys. The... More
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£46.00
Author:
Rhianna C. Rogers
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
English
Paperback:
209pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407308517
BAR number:
S2277
This study is concerned with the role material culture played in transformation and/or retention of Maya authority, just prior to and... More
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£42.00
Editors:
Mike Lally and Alison Moore
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
English
Paperback:
173pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407308456
BAR number:
S2271
Updated papers presented at the infancy and childhood conference at the University of Kent in 2005. From this conference the new Society... More
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£66.00
Editors:
Marta Capote, Susana Consuegra, Pedro Díaz-del-Río and Xavier Terradas
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
English
Paperback:
303pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407308319
BAR number:
S2260
This book includes papers representing the Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference of the UISPP Commission on Flint Mining in... More
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Movilidad y uso del espacio de cazadores-recolectores del Holoceno tardío
Estudio de la variabilidad del registro tecnológico en distintos ambientes del noroeste de la provincia de Santa Cruz (Argentina)
£51.00
Author:
Gisela Cassiodoro
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
Spanish with English abstract
Paperback:
235pp, Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407308302
BAR number:
S2259
Sub Title:
Estudio de la variabilidad del registro tecnológico en distintos ambientes del noroeste de la provincia de Santa Cruz (Argentina)
Sub-series name:
South American Archaeology Series, 13
The aim of this investigation is to evaluate, through technology, the mobility of hunter- gatherers who inhabited the northwest of Santa... More
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£45.00
Author:
María Dolores Tobías
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
English
Paperback:
208pp. Illustrated throughout.
ISBN:
9781407308296
BAR number:
S2258
This research aims to better understand Maya ritual practices associated with the burning of aromatic substances and the use of incense... More
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