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Central and South Asia

Armes et Guerriers
Continuités et changements dans l'équipement du guerrier en Europe, Proche et Moyen-Orient de l'âge du Bronze à l’époque Moderne
£48.00
Editors:
Pauline Bombled, Prune Sauvageot and Rita Solazzo
Publication Year:
2022
Language:
French with a chapter in English
Paperback:
206 pages. Illustrated throughout in black & white, and colour.
ISBN:
9781407359441
BAR number:
S3078
Sub Title:
Continuités et changements dans l'équipement du guerrier en Europe, Proche et Moyen-Orient de l'âge du Bronze à l’époque Moderne
Ce manuscrit est le résultat d’un colloque consacré à l’armement, thématique au coeur de nombreuses recherches internationales, mais manquant parfois de... More
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Commemorating Coal Mining Worldwide
International museums, heritage centres and sites related to coal mining
£115.00
Author:
Margaret Lindsay Faull
Publication Year:
2022
Language:
English
Paperback:
504 pages. Illustrated throughout in black & white, and colour. 452 figures.
ISBN:
9781407358123
BAR number:
S3076
Sub Title:
International museums, heritage centres and sites related to coal mining
This book contains descriptions of 432 coal-mining museums, heritage centres, archives and memorials, and preserved colliery sites in 48 countries in... More
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Change and Continuity in the Prehistoric Rock Art of East Siberia
An archaeological and anthropological exploration into ethno-cultural identity, belonging, and symbolism
£53.00
Author:
Irina A. Ponomareva
Publication Year:
2021
Language:
English
Paperback:
222 pages
ISBN:
9781407358765
BAR number:
S3057
Sub Title:
An archaeological and anthropological exploration into ethno-cultural identity, belonging, and symbolism
Sub-series name:
Archaeology of Prehistoric Art, 4
The volume covers a huge region of East Siberia, considering prehistoric ethno-cultural and social processes through the development of rock art styles and... More
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Carved in Stone
The archaeology of rock-cut sites and stone quarries
£48.00
Editors:
Claudia Sciuto, Anaïs Lamesa, Katy Whitaker and Ali Yamaç
Publication Year:
2021
Language:
English
Paperback:
192 pages
ISBN:
9781407358093
BAR number:
S3054
Sub Title:
The archaeology of rock-cut sites and stone quarries
The study of marks left by humans on stone outcrops is an interdisciplinary endeavour that entails geology, history of techniques, ethnography as well as... More
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13th International Council of Archaeozoology Conference, 2018
Archaeological, biological and historical approaches in archaeozoological research
£43.00
Editors:
Evangelia Pişkin
Publication Year:
2021
Language:
English
Paperback:
172 pages
ISBN:
9781407357843
BAR number:
S3028
Sub Title:
Archaeological, biological and historical approaches in archaeozoological research
This volume collects 10 papers presented at the 13th ICAZ International conference comprising of research from wide-ranging geographical and chronological... More
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Drawn and Written in Stone
An inventory of stepped structures and inscriptions on rock surfaces in Upper Tibet (ca. 100 BCE to 1400 CE)
£78.00
Author:
John Vincent Bellezza
Publication Year:
2020
Language:
English
Paperback:
336 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 3 tables, 494 figures, 4 maps.
ISBN:
9781407356396
BAR number:
S2995
Sub Title:
An inventory of stepped structures and inscriptions on rock surfaces in Upper Tibet (ca. 100 BCE to 1400 CE)
Drawn and Written in Stone explores the religious history of the highest part of the Tibetan Plateau through its rock art and inscriptions. It is focused... More
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Tibetan Silver, Gold and Bronze Objects and the Aesthetics of Animals in the Era before Empire
Cross-cultural reverberations on the Tibetan Plateau and soundings from other parts of Eurasia
£46.00
Author:
John Vincent Bellezza
Publication Year:
2020
Language:
English
Paperback:
184 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 2 tables, 148 figures, 2 maps.
ISBN:
9781407354316
BAR number:
S2984
Sub Title:
Cross-cultural reverberations on the Tibetan Plateau and soundings from other parts of Eurasia
This archaeological and art-historical study is woven around rock art and ancient metallic articles attributed to Tibet. The silver bowls, gold finial, and... More
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Mucho más que barcos
Una aproximación teórica a las funciones, capacidades náuticas, bases materiales y dimensión social de la tecnología naval prehistórica
£30.00
Author:
Julián Moyano Di Carlo
Publication Year:
2018
Language:
Spanish with a 6 pg English summary
Paperback:
123 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 6 tables, 67 figures (1 in colour), 2 colour graphs
ISBN:
9781407316543
BAR number:
S2901
Sub Title:
Una aproximación teórica a las funciones, capacidades náuticas, bases materiales y dimensión social de la tecnología naval prehistórica
Este trabajo pretende convertirse en un modelo teórico que sirva de sustento a un proyecto de investigación futuro sobre tecnología naval prehistórica.... More
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Persepolis West (Fars, Iran)
Report on the field work carried out by the Iranian-Italian Joint Archaeological Mission in 2008–2009
£67.00
Author:
Alireza Askari Chaverdi and Pierfrancesco Callieri
Publication Year:
2017
Language:
English
Paperback:
310 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 14 tables, 268 figures (137 in colour), 64 graphs
ISBN:
9781407316086
BAR number:
S2870
Sub Title:
Report on the field work carried out by the Iranian-Italian Joint Archaeological Mission in 2008–2009
This book represents the final report on the field work carried out in 2008 and 2009 by the Iranian-Italian Joint Archaeological Mission at the... More
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£61.00
Author:
Laura Lewis
Publication Year:
2017
Language:
English
Paperback:
307 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 198 tables, 173 figures (91 in colour)
ISBN:
9781407315522
BAR number:
S2861
Microlith production is a distinctive and significant stone tool technology. However, inter-regional comparative analyses of microlithic industries are... More
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Hill of Prosperity: Excavations at Khok Charoen, Thailand
A Burial Site at the Stone-Metal Junction
£88.00
Author:
Helmut Loofs-Wissowa
Publication Year:
2017
Language:
English
Paperback:
486pp
ISBN:
9781407315065
BAR number:
S2844
Sub Title:
A Burial Site at the Stone-Metal Junction
Khok Charoen (Hill of Prosperity) is a neolithic burial ground in Central Thailand, excavated in the 1960s and 70s by the Thai-British Archaeological... More
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£41.00
Author:
Wenli Zhou
Publication Year:
2016
Language:
English
Paperback:
162pp.Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 43 tables, 122 figures (62 in colour), 3 maps (1 in colour).
ISBN:
9781407315515
BAR number:
S2835
This book presents the analyses, technical interpretation and socio-economic contextualisation of the production remains of zinc distillation from three... More
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Holocene Foragers of North India
The Bioarchaeology of Mesolithic Damdama
£61.00
Author:
John R. Lukacs, Jagannath Pal, with contributions by M.C. Gupta, V.D. Misra, Greg C. Nelson, and G. Robbins Schug
Publication Year:
2016
Language:
English
Paperback:
328pp. Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white: 140 tables, 110 figures (including 20 black and white photographs and 11 colour photographs)
ISBN:
9781407314525
BAR number:
S2783
Sub Title:
The Bioarchaeology of Mesolithic Damdama
A fresh and innovative approach to the skeletal biology of prehistoric South Asians is presented in this volume. It is the first comprehensive... More
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£76.00
Editors:
Jaume Buxeda i Garrigós, Marisol Madrid i Fernández and Javier G. Iñañez
Publication Year:
2015
Language:
English
Paperback:
418pp. Illustrated throughout in black and white
ISBN:
9781407314235
BAR number:
S2761
The study of ceramics, their movement and their changes over time is one of the most significant and fruitful areas of historical... More
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Current Trends in Archaeological Heritage Preservation: National and International Perspectives
Proceedings of the international conference, Iaşi, Romania, November 6–10, 2013
£33.00
Editors:
Sergiu Musteaţă and Ştefan Caliniuc
Publication Year:
2015
Language:
English
Paperback:
132pp. Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white
ISBN:
9781407314006
BAR number:
S2741
Sub Title:
Proceedings of the international conference, Iaşi, Romania, November 6–10, 2013
Archaeological heritage helps to define the age and origins of a culture, the history and traditions of a nation, a country or a certain... More
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Recent Discoveries and Perspectives in Human Evolution
Papers arising from ‘Exploring Human Origins: Exciting Discoveries at the Start of the 21st Century’ Manchester 2013
£53.00
Editors:
Anek R. Sankhyan
Publication Year:
2015
Language:
English
Paperback:
238pp. Illustrated throughout in black and white
ISBN:
9781407313726
BAR number:
S2719
Sub Title:
Papers arising from ‘Exploring Human Origins: Exciting Discoveries at the Start of the 21st Century’ Manchester 2013
The present volume is based on research articles submitted as part of an international conference Exploring Human Origins: Exciting... More
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Broadening Horizons 4
A Conference of young researchers working in the Ancient Near East, Egypt and Central Asia, University of Torino, October 2011
£57.00
Editors:
Giorgio Affanni, Cristina Baccarin, Laura Cordera, Angelo Di Michele and Katia Gavagnin
Publication Year:
2015
Language:
English
Paperback:
329pp. Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white
ISBN:
9781407313474
BAR number:
S2698
Sub Title:
A Conference of young researchers working in the Ancient Near East, Egypt and Central Asia, University of Torino, October 2011
Broadening Horizons is an international congress dedicated to postgraduate students and early-stage researchers working with disciplines... More
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'My Life is like the Summer Rose' Maurizio Tosi e l'Archeologia come modo di vivere
Papers in honour of Maurizio Tosi for his 70th birthday
£116.00
Editors:
Editors in chief C.C. Lamberg-Karlovsky and B. Genito, Editor B. Cerasetti
Publication Year:
2014
Language:
Italian and English
Paperback:
808pp. Illustrated throughout in black and white
ISBN:
9781407313269
BAR number:
S2690
Sub Title:
Papers in honour of Maurizio Tosi for his 70th birthday
This volume collates 99 papers in honour of Maurizio Tosi's 70th birthday. Contributions by diverse authors, on very diverse and... More
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Dynamics of Settlement Patterns in the Shekhawati Region of Rajasthan
Prehistoric to early historic periods with special reference to ancient mining and metal processing activities
£45.00
Author:
Kishore Raghubans
Publication Year:
2014
Language:
English
Paperback:
210pp. Illustrated throughout in black and white with one colour plate
ISBN:
9781407313139
BAR number:
S2671
Sub Title:
Prehistoric to early historic periods with special reference to ancient mining and metal processing activities
This study enunciates the position of prehistoric to early historic settlement-patterns in the Shekhawati region of Rajasthan. It brings... More
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£31.00
Editors:
Borja Antela-Bernárdez and Jordi Vidal
Publication Year:
2014
Language:
English
Paperback:
124pp. Illustrated throughout in black and white
ISBN:
9781407313115
BAR number:
S2665
Central Asia is a wide subject of research in the archaeological and historical studies of the Ancient World. Scholars have usually... More
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£35.00
Author:
Tom Hoogervorst
Publication Year:
2013
Language:
English
Paperback:
172pp, Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407312033
BAR number:
S2580
This book casts a new light on the role of Southeast Asia in the ancient Indian Ocean World. It brings together data and approaches from archaeology and... More
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£35.00
Author:
Manoj Kumar Singh
Publication Year:
2013
Language:
English
Paperback:
147pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407311982
BAR number:
S2575
Researches in Stone Age prehistory from Bihar (NE India) have been reported from as early as the end of the nineteenth century. Despite... More
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Anuradhapura
Volume III: The Hinterland
£100.00
Author:
Robin Coningham and Prishanta Gunawardhana
Publication Year:
2013
Language:
English
Paperback:
657pp. Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white
ISBN:
9781407311890
BAR number:
S2568
Sub Title:
Volume III: The Hinterland
The third volume of the Anuradhapura series documents the results of six years of settlement survey, excavation and geoarchaeology in the... More
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The Making of the Tuoba Northern Wei
Constructing material cultural expressions in the Northern Wei Pingcheng Period (398–494 CE)
£34.00
Author:
Chin-Yin Tseng
Publication Year:
2013
Language:
English
Paperback:
130pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407311883
BAR number:
S2567
Sub Title:
Constructing material cultural expressions in the Northern Wei Pingcheng Period (398–494 CE)
The Tuoba's success in the development of the Northern Wei as a conquest dynasty in fifth-century northern China is demonstrated as a... More
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