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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Underwater Archaeology, Coastal and Lakeside
Proceedings of the XVI IUPPS World Congress (Florianopolis 4–10 September 2011) / Actes du XVI Congrès Mondial UISPP (Florianópolis 4–10 Septembre 2011) Volume 5
£20.00
Editors:
Alexandra Figueiredo, Flavio Calippo and Gilson Rambelli
Publication Year:
2014
Language:
English
Paperback:
72pp, Illustrated throughout in black and white
ISBN:
9781407312682
BAR number:
S2631
Sub Title:
Proceedings of the XVI IUPPS World Congress (Florianopolis 4–10 September 2011) / Actes du XVI Congrès Mondial UISPP (Florianópolis 4–10 Septembre 2011) Volume 5
Sub-series name:
Proceedings of the XVI World Congress of the International Union of Prehistoric and Protohistoric Sciences (Florianopolis, Brazil, 4-10 September 2011), 5
This book presents a collection of peer-reviewed papers from the sixteenth UISPP / SAB, session VII, titled Underwater Archaeology,... More
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£33.00
Author:
Arnaud F. Lambert
Publication Year:
2014
Language:
English
Paperback:
128pp, Illustrated throughout in black and white
ISBN:
9781407312743
BAR number:
S2637
Sub-series name:
Paris Monographs in American Archaeology, 35
One of the most interesting issues in the study of Olmec-style art, especially in the southern Gulf Coast lowlands, has been the debate... More
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£46.00
Sub Title:
Northwest Argentina
Editors:
Elizabeth Pintar
Publication Year:
2014
Language:
English
Paperback:
232pp. Illustrated throughout in black and white
ISBN:
9781407312781
BAR number:
S2641
This book synthesizes the last 25 years of research on the prehistoric inhabitants of an intermontane basin located at elevations above... More
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£27.00
Editors:
Maria Estela Mansur, Marcio Alonso Lima and Yolaine Maigrot
Publication Year:
2014
Language:
English
Paperback:
98pp, Includes illustrations (black and white), maps (black and white).
ISBN:
9781407312828
BAR number:
S2643
Sub Title:
Vol 6, Session XXXV
Sub-series name:
Proceedings of the XVI World Congress of the International Union of Prehistoric and Protohistoric Sciences (Florianopolis, Brazil, 4-10 September 2011), 6
Since it was established as a formal discipline, use-wear analysis has become routine practice in archaeological research, under the... More
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Constructing 'Commoner' Identity in an Ancient Maya Village
Class, status, and ritual at the Northeast Group, Chan Belize
£33.00
Sub Title:
Class, status, and ritual at the Northeast Group, Chan Belize
Author:
Chelsea Blackmore
Publication Year:
2014
Language:
English
Paperback:
134pp. Illustrated throughout in black and white
ISBN:
9781407312842
BAR number:
S2645
Research at the Northeast Group explores how the malleability of commoner identity is crucial to interpretations of ancient Maya society.... More
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£27.00
Editors:
Sara Cura, Jedson Cerezer, Maria Gurova, Boris Santander, Luiz Oosterbeek and Jorge Cristóvão
Publication Year:
2014
Language:
English with one paper in French
Paperback:
109pp, Illustrated throughout in black and white
ISBN:
9781407312996
BAR number:
S2657
Sub-series name:
Proceedings of the XVI World Congress of the International Union of Prehistoric and Protohistoric Sciences (Florianopolis, Brazil, 4-10 September 2011), 10
Experimental Archaeology as an hypothesis contrast method, focusing on technological studies, is not new in archaeological research... More
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£27.00
Editors:
Luiz Oosterbeek and Cláudia Fidalgo
Publication Year:
2014
Language:
English
Paperback:
104pp, Illustrated throughout in black and white.
ISBN:
9781407313009
BAR number:
S2658
Sub-series name:
Proceedings of the XVI World Congress of the International Union of Prehistoric and Protohistoric Sciences (Florianopolis, Brazil, 4-10 September 2011), 9
The organization of the UISPP XVI world congress in Florianópolis was the occasion to focus a certain number of themes that are... More
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Miscellania
Theory, Rock Art and Heritage
£27.00
Editors:
Luiz Oosterbeek and Cláudia Fidalgo
Publication Year:
2014
Language:
English with 1 paper in Spanish
Paperback:
98pp, Illustrated throughout in black and white
ISBN:
9781407313016
BAR number:
S2659
Sub Title:
Theory, Rock Art and Heritage
Sub-series name:
Proceedings of the XVI World Congress of the International Union of Prehistoric and Protohistoric Sciences (Florianopolis, Brazil, 4-10 September 2011), 11
This volume brings together several papers delivered in different sessions that, for various reasons, were not completely published. Four... More
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£72.00
Author:
Elena Mazzetto
Publication Year:
2014
Language:
French
Paperback:
440pp, Illustrated throughout in black and white
ISBN:
9781407313030
BAR number:
S2661
Sub-series name:
Paris Monographs in American Archaeology
This book analyzes the places of worship used during the eighteen feasts of the Nahua solar calendar, called “veintenas”, and the... More
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Sociabilidad y Alimentación
Estudio de casos en la transición al siglo XIX en el Virreinato del Río de la Plata
£42.00
Author:
María Marschoff
Publication Year:
2014
Language:
Spanish
Paperback:
200pp, Illustrated throughout in black and white.
ISBN:
9781407313061
BAR number:
S2664
Sub Title:
Estudio de casos en la transición al siglo XIX en el Virreinato del Río de la Plata
Sub-series name:
South American Archaeology Series, 21
This book attempts to historize the construction of the dichotomy between “public” and “private” in Spanish colonial territories during... More
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Nouveau regard sur Choqek'iraw (Choque Quirao)
Un site Inca au coeur de la Cordillere de Vilcabamba au Perou
£60.00
Author:
Patrice Lecoq
Publication Year:
2014
Language:
French text with abstract in English and Spanish.
Paperback:
352pp, Illustrated throughout in black and white
ISBN:
9781407313078
BAR number:
S2669
Sub Title:
Un site Inca au coeur de la Cordillere de Vilcabamba au Perou
Sub-series name:
Paris Monographs in American Archaeology, 37
Situated in the heart of the Vilcabamba cordillera in Peru, some 150 km northwest of Cuzco, Choqek'iraw or Choquequirao (« the golden... More
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£27.00
Author:
Joanne Michel Guerrero
Publication Year:
2014
Language:
English
Paperback:
92pp, Illustrated throughout in black and white
ISBN:
9781407313122
BAR number:
S2670
Sub-series name:
Paris Monographs in American Archaeology, 38
This volume closely examines and catalogs a limited set of glyphic elements found at the archaeological site of Teotihuacan in Mexico.... More
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