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Central and South America and the Caribbean

The Rock Art of Ometepe Island, Nicaragua
Motif classification, quantification, and regional comparisons
£41.00
Author:
Suzanne M. Baker
Publication Year:
2010
Language:
English
Paperback:
181pp, Illustrated throughout with maps, plans, drawings and photographs.
ISBN:
9781407305608
BAR number:
S2084
Sub Title:
Motif classification, quantification, and regional comparisons
Sub-series name:
Paris Monographs in American Archaeology, 25
This study presents a motif classification, quantification, and regional comparisons for engraved rock art from the Maderas Volcano on... More
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£28.00
Author:
Vivian Scheinsohn
Publication Year:
2010
Language:
English
Paperback:
118pp. Illustrated with maps, plans, figures, drawings and photographs
ISBN:
9781407305707
BAR number:
S2094
The intention of this work is to explain how bone was used as a raw material on the Isla Grande de Tierra del Fuego (Argentina). Three... More
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£42.00
Editors:
Marc Groenen and Didier Martens (C74), Jane Kolb
Publication Year:
2010
Language:
English
Paperback:
187pp, Illustrated throughout with maps, plans
ISBN:
9781407306490
BAR number:
S2108
Sub-series name:
Proceedings of the XV World Congress UISPP (Lisbon, 4-9 September 2006), 35
The complete title of BAR S2108 is 'Methods of art history tested against prehistory: session C74. Spiral and circular forms: the most... More
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£23.00
Author:
Matthew S. Mosher
Publication Year:
2010
Language:
English
Paperback:
88pp. Includes 3 tables, 32 figures
ISBN:
9781407306520
BAR number:
S2111
This study examines, through a variety of evidence, Late Classic (c. 250-900 AD) Maya political organization, specifically the existence... More
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Space, Time, Place
Third International Conference on Remote Sensing in Archaeology, 17th-21st August 2009, Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu, India
£100.00
Editors:
Stefano Campana, Maurizio Forte and Claudia Liuzza
Publication Year:
2010
Language:
English
Paperback:
458pp. Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white
ISBN:
9781407306599
BAR number:
S2118
Sub Title:
Third International Conference on Remote Sensing in Archaeology, 17th-21st August 2009, Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu, India
Proceedings of the Third International Conference on Remote Sensing in Archaeology held in Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu, India, in August... More
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Session C68 (Part II): Monumental Questions: Prehistoric Megaliths, Mounds, and Enclosures
Proceedings of the XV UISPP World Congress (Lisbon 4-9 September 2006) / Actes du XV Congrès Mondial (Lisbonne 4-9 Septembre 2006) Vol.8
£37.00
Editors:
David Calado, Maxilian Baldia and Matthew Boulanger
Publication Year:
2010
Language:
English, French and Spanish
Paperback:
173pp, Illustrated throughout with maps, plans, figures, drawings and photographs
ISBN:
9781407306643
BAR number:
S2123
Sub Title:
Proceedings of the XV UISPP World Congress (Lisbon 4-9 September 2006) / Actes du XV Congrès Mondial (Lisbonne 4-9 Septembre 2006) Vol.8
Sub-series name:
Proceedings of the XV World Congress UISPP (Lisbon, 4-9 September 2006), 8
This book includes papers from Session C68 (Part II) of the XV UISPP World Congress (Lisbon, 4-9 September 2006). More
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Anthropomorphic and Zoomorphic Miniature Figures in Eurasia, Africa and Meso-America
Morphology, materiality, technology, function and context
£36.00
Editors:
Dragos Gheorghiu and Ann Cyphers
Publication Year:
2010
Language:
English
Paperback:
164pp. Illustrated throughout with maps, plans, figures, drawings and photographs
ISBN:
9781407306797
BAR number:
S2138
Sub Title:
Morphology, materiality, technology, function and context
The present volume is mainly the result of two symposia held at the European Archaeological Association meetings in Krakow (2006) and... More
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£100.00
Author:
Henry Tantaleán
Publication Year:
2010
Language:
Spanish with English abstract
Paperback:
463pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407306919
BAR number:
S2150
This study explains the social development of archaeological settlements and artefacts related to the first sedentary societies (1400 BC-... More
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£53.00
Editors:
Yaroslav V. Kuzmin and Michael D. Glascock
Publication Year:
2010
Language:
English
Paperback:
243pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407306940
BAR number:
S2152
The original idea for developing this book as Proceedings from the Symposium on Obsidian Source Studies in Northeast Asia, held at the... More
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£47.00
Author:
Christopher T. Morehart
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
English
Paperback:
193pp. Illustrated throughout, data Appendices and Glossary
ISBN:
9781407307411
BAR number:
S2186
With few exceptions, virtually no other paleoethnobotanist has studied how the ancient Maya interacted with their spiritual universe via... More
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£65.00
Editors:
Rodrigo Liendo Stuardo
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
Spanish
Paperback:
300pp, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white
ISBN:
9781407307596
BAR number:
S2203
Sub Title:
Temporadas 1996-2006
Sub-series name:
Paris Monographs in American Archaeology, 26
The results of a comprehensive new survey between 1996-2006 of the B'aakal region (Palenque), Chiapas, Mexico. Includes appendices of... More
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Spondylus in Prehistory
New data and approaches. Contributions to the archaeology of shell technologies
£54.00
Author:
Fotis Ifantidis and Marianna Nikolaidou
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
English
Paperback:
250pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407307749
BAR number:
S2216
Sub Title:
New data and approaches. Contributions to the archaeology of shell technologies
This volume offers a broad and up-to-date discussion of the Spondylus “phenomenon” in prehistory, in diverse archaeological contexts from Europe and two... More
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Arqueología durante la Transición Pleistoceno-Holoceno en Uruguay
Componentes Paleoindios, Organización de la Tecnología Lítica y Movilidad de los Primeros Americanos
£60.00
Author:
Rafael Suárez
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
Spanish with English abstract
Paperback:
277pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407307787
BAR number:
S2220
Sub Title:
Componentes Paleoindios, Organización de la Tecnología Lítica y Movilidad de los Primeros Americanos
The main objective of this investigation is to obtain basic data that will allow the generation of cultural, geoarchaeological,... More
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£25.00
Author:
Michal Wasilewski
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
English
Paperback:
100pp. Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white
ISBN:
9781407307817
BAR number:
S2223
Sub Title:
A geoarchaeological analysis
A new archaeological study of the volcanic region in southern Peru known as 'The Valley of the Volcanoes'. More
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£55.00
Editors:
Luiz Oosterbeek and Cláudia Fidalgo
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
English, French, Italian and Spanish
Paperback:
255pp, Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407307824
BAR number:
S2224
Sub-series name:
Proceedings of the XV World Congress UISPP (Lisbon, 4-9 September 2006), 47
Additional papers representing miscellaneous papers from the XV UISPP World Congress (Lisbon, 4-9 September 2006). Contents: Foreword (L.... More
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£55.00
Author:
John M. Weeks
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
English
Paperback:
255pp, Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407307916
BAR number:
S2229
Sub-series name:
Paris Monographs in American Archaeology, 27
There has been a phenomenal increase in the literature published about the ancient, historical, and modern Maya between 2000 and 2010.... More
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£23.00
Author:
Gerardo Aldana y Villalobos
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
English
Paperback:
87pp. Illustrated throughout in black and white
ISBN:
9781407308036
BAR number:
S2239
Epigraphers of the Mayan hieroglyphic writing system have demonstrated that a single verb root lies behind a substantial array of royal... More
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Un estilo y su época
El caso de la cerámica Famabalasto Negro Grabado del Noroeste Argentino
£69.00
Author:
Valeria Palamarczuk
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
Spanish
Paperback:
317pp. Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white
ISBN:
9781407308074
BAR number:
S2243
Sub Title:
El caso de la cerámica Famabalasto Negro Grabado del Noroeste Argentino
This book presents a contextual study of the Famabalasto Negro Grabado pottery of the late period in the Calchaqui Valleys in northwest... More
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La producción de instrumental lítico en Tiwanaku / Stone Tool Production in the Tiwanaku Heartland
El impacto del surgimiento y expansión del estado en las unidades domésticas locales / The impact of state emergence and expansion on local households
£64.00
Author:
Martín Giesso
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
Spanish
Paperback:
297pp, Illustrated throughout in black and white
ISBN:
9781407308081
BAR number:
S2244
Sub Title:
El impacto del surgimiento y expansión del estado en las unidades domésticas locales / The impact of state emergence and expansion on local households
Sub-series name:
South American Archaeology Series, 11
This research explores the characteristics of stone tool production in the heart of the Andean state of Tiwanaku, comparing tool... More
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£25.00
Author:
Marien Béguelin
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
Spanish
Paperback:
105pp, Illustrated throughout in black and white.
ISBN:
9781407308203
BAR number:
S2253
Sub Title:
Una Aproximación Morfométrica
Sub-series name:
South American Archaeology Series, 12
This book assesses the patterns of morphological variation in Late Holocene human populations of Pampa and Continental Patagonia in... 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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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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£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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£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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£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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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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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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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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£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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£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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£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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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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£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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£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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£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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£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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£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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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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£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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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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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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£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 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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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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Ethnoarchaeology: Current Research and Field Methods
Conference Proceedings, Rome, Italy, 13th-14th May 2010
£59.00
Editors:
Francesca Lugli, Assunta Alessandra and Stoppiello Stefano Biagetti
Publication Year:
2013
Language:
English, French and Italian
Paperback:
339pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407310831
BAR number:
S2472
Sub Title:
Conference Proceedings, Rome, Italy, 13th-14th May 2010
This volume is a collection of the contributions to the Ethnoarchaeology Conference 'Ethnoarchaeology: Current Research and Field... More
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Tough Times: The Archaeology of Crisis and Recovery
Proceedings of the Graduate Archaeology at Oxford conferences in 2010 and 2011
£40.00
Editors:
Elsbeth M. van der Wilt and Javier Martínez Jiménez with help from Guido Petruccioli
Publication Year:
2013
Language:
English
Paperback:
177pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407310909
BAR number:
S2478
Sub Title:
Proceedings of the Graduate Archaeology at Oxford conferences in 2010 and 2011
This volume contains the combined proceedings of two consecutive conferences (2010 and 2011) organised by Graduate Archaeology at Oxford... More
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Discurso de Fragmentos
Arqueometría aplicada al entendimiento sobre la práctica de la alfarería Procedencia de materia prima y caracterización de cerámica del Preclásico de Cuicuilco “C”
£27.00
Author:
Alejandra Badillo Sánchez
Publication Year:
2013
Language:
Spanish
Paperback:
107pp. Illustrated throughout.
ISBN:
9781407310978
BAR number:
S2485
Sub Title:
Arqueometría aplicada al entendimiento sobre la práctica de la alfarería Procedencia de materia prima y caracterización de cerámica del Preclásico de Cuicuilco “C”
Focussing on archeometry, specifically ceramic analysis, this research looks at the Mexican site of Cuicuilco, an important pre-Classic... More
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Proceedings of the Fourth International Meeting of Anthracology
Brussels, 8–13 September 2008 Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences
£53.00
Editors:
Freddy Damblon
Publication Year:
2013
Language:
English
Paperback:
281pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407311005
BAR number:
S2486
Sub Title:
Brussels, 8–13 September 2008 Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences
Twenty-five papers presented to the fourth International Meeting of Anthracology held in Brussels at the Royal Belgian Institute of... More
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