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Far East

£50.00
Author:
Ling-yu Hung†, edited by Anke Hein and Andrew Womack
Publication Year:
2021
Language:
English
Paperback:
214 pages
ISBN:
9781407358789
BAR number:
S3045
Sub-series name:
Archaeology of East Asia, 5
This study focuses on Neolithic period Majiayao-style painted pottery from Northwest China, which is known for its high quality and beautiful décor. While... More
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Animal Classification in Central China
From the late Neolithic to the early Bronze Age
£36.00
Author:
Ningning Dong
Publication Year:
2021
Language:
English
Paperback:
144 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 55 figures and 37 tables.
ISBN:
9781407357928
BAR number:
S3031
Sub Title:
From the late Neolithic to the early Bronze Age
Sub-series name:
Archaeology of East Asia, 4
This monograph uses an archaeological approach to decipher folk classification of animals in ancient societies. Ningning Dong collates faunal data from... More
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Bronze Weapons of the Qin Terracotta Warriors
Standardisation, craft specialisation and labour organisation
£57.00
Author:
Xiuzhen Li
Publication Year:
2020
Language:
English
Paperback:
239 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 36 tables, 137 figures.
ISBN:
9781407316901
BAR number:
S2992
Sub Title:
Standardisation, craft specialisation and labour organisation
Sub-series name:
Archaeology of East Asia, 3
Over 40,000 lethal bronze weapons were discovered with thousands of terracotta warriors in the tomb complex of the Qin First Emperor (259-210 BC). This... More
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Remote Sensing the Margins of the Gold Trade
Ethnohistorical archaeology and GIS analysis of five gold trade networks in Luzon, Philippines, in the last millennium BP
£33.00
Author:
Michael Armand P. Canilao
Publication Year:
2020
Language:
English
Paperback:
133 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 129 figures. With additional material online (appendix)
ISBN:
9781407357065
BAR number:
S2988
Sub Title:
Ethnohistorical archaeology and GIS analysis of five gold trade networks in Luzon, Philippines, in the last millennium BP
Gold studies on the Indian Ocean- West Philippine/ South China Sea world system have tended to focus on global and often homogenous patterns in the fields... More
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£27.00
Author:
Chong Yu
Publication Year:
2020
Language:
English
Paperback:
108 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 13 tables, 20 figures
ISBN:
9781407316871
BAR number:
S2959
Sub-series name:
Archaeology of East Asia, 2
Cattle (Bos taurus), domesticated from the extinct aurochs (Bos primigenius), has been an important animal to many human societies since prehistoric times.... More
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Equids and Wheeled Vehicles in the Ancient World
Essays in Memory of Mary A. Littauer
£51.00
Editors:
Peter Raulwing, Katheryn M. Linduff and Joost H. Crouwel
Publication Year:
2019
Language:
English
Paperback:
232 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 261 figures (80 in colour), 19 tables.
ISBN:
9781407316437
BAR number:
S2923
Sub Title:
Essays in Memory of Mary A. Littauer
The essays in this volume were originally presented at a symposium in honour of Mary Aiken Littauer, la grande dame de l’hippologie ancienne. The papers... More
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£36.00
Author:
Celine Y. Y. Lai
Publication Year:
2019
Language:
English
Paperback:
128 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 9 tables, 65 figures (49 in colour), 2 maps (1 in colour)
ISBN:
9781407316055
BAR number:
S2915
This monograph presents the first thorough study of the bronzes from south-central China. The finds from the Yangtze areas have conventionally been thought... More
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£54.00
Author:
Juan Wang
Publication Year:
2018
Language:
English
Paperback:
218 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 49 tables, 84 figures (15 in colour)
ISBN:
9781407316130
BAR number:
S2902
Sub-series name:
Archaeology of East Asia, 1
Haimenkou was an important location, with trade and cultural links connecting parts of modern Southeast Asia and northwestern China in ancient times.... 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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Archaeological Approaches to Breaking Boundaries: Interaction, Integration and Division
Proceedings of the Graduate Archaeology at Oxford Conferences 2015–2016
£61.00
Editors:
Rebecca O'Sullivan, Christina Marini and Julia Binnberg
Publication Year:
2017
Language:
English
Paperback:
341 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 8 tables, 147 figures (48 in colour), 2 maps and 5 graphs
ISBN:
9781407315133
BAR number:
S2869
Sub Title:
Proceedings of the Graduate Archaeology at Oxford Conferences 2015–2016
This volume brings together two Graduate Archaeology at Oxford (GAO) conferences held in 2015-2016 to present the work of early-career researchers from... 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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£60.00
Author:
Marc Fredrick Oxenham
Publication Year:
2016
Language:
English
Paperback:
270pp. Illustrated throughout in black and white: 131 tables, 139 figures (including 49 photographs)
ISBN:
9781407324210
BAR number:
S2781
This volume represents the first major bioarchaeological investigation of human health and behaviour in ancient northern Vietnam. Using dental and skeletal... 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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Life and Death in the Korean Bronze Age (c. 1500-400 BC)
An analysis of settlements and monuments in the mid-Korean peninsula
£49.00
Author:
Sunwoo Kim
Publication Year:
2015
Language:
English
Paperback:
198pp. Illustrated throughout in black and white
ISBN:
9781407313511
BAR number:
S2700
Sub Title:
An analysis of settlements and monuments in the mid-Korean peninsula
This research focuses on the Bronze Age in selected areas of Korea; Seoul, Incheon, and Gyeonggi province. Two forms of evidence -... More
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The 'Crescent-Shaped Cultural-Communication Belt': Tong Enzheng's Model in Retrospect
An examination of methodological, theoretical and material concerns of long-distance interactions in East Asia
£35.00
Editors:
Anke Hein
Publication Year:
2014
Language:
English
Paperback:
152pp. Illustrated throughout in black and white
ISBN:
9781407313238
BAR number:
S2679
Sub Title:
An examination of methodological, theoretical and material concerns of long-distance interactions in East Asia
The notion of a “crescent-shaped cultural-communication belt” stretching from Northeast China and Korea along the Tibetan borderlands all... More
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Rice Bowls and Dinner Plates
Ceramic artefacts from Chinese gold mining sites in southeast New South Wales, mid 19th to early 20th century
£45.00
Author:
Virginia Esposito
Publication Year:
2014
Language:
English
Paperback:
218pp. Illustrated throughout in black and white
ISBN:
9781407313160
BAR number:
S2674
Sub Title:
Ceramic artefacts from Chinese gold mining sites in southeast New South Wales, mid 19th to early 20th century
This volume details the results of the first intra-site examination of Chinese gold miners' camps in Australia and the compositional... More
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£43.00
Editors:
Akira Ono, Michael D. Glascock, Yaroslav V. Kuzmin and Yoshimitsu Suda
Publication Year:
2014
Language:
English
Paperback:
200pp. Illustrated throughout in black and white
ISBN:
9781407312552
BAR number:
S2620
This volume is a collection of papers related to different aspects of obsidian studies (mainly geology, geochemistry, and archaeology) in... More
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The Hongshan Papers
Collected Studies on the Archaeology of Northern China
£34.00
Author:
Sarah M. Nelson
Publication Year:
2014
Language:
English
Paperback:
124pp. Illustrated throughout in black and white & colour
ISBN:
9781407312538
BAR number:
S2618
Sub Title:
Collected Studies on the Archaeology of Northern China
The papers gathered together in this volume represent over a dozen years of research on the Hongshan period in north-eastern China.... 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
Author:
António Pedro Martins da Mota Batarda Fernandes
Publication Year:
2014
Language:
English
Paperback:
335pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407312408
BAR number:
S2609
Sub Title:
An urgency intervention scale to inform conservation: The case of the Côa Valley world heritage site, Portugal
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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Millets, Rice and Farmers
Phytoliths as indicators of agricultural, social and ecological change in Neolithic and Bronze Age Central China
£41.00
Author:
Alison Ruth Weisskopf
Publication Year:
2014
Language:
English
Paperback:
186pp. Illustrated throughout. With additional material online (Phytolith reference collection)
ISBN:
9781407312170
BAR number:
S2589
Sub Title:
Phytoliths as indicators of agricultural, social and ecological change in Neolithic and Bronze Age Central China
Late Neolithic and Early Bronze Age Central China was the scene of important cultural developments which impacted on agricultural... More
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Chariots in Early China
Origins, cultural interaction, and identity
£37.00
Author:
Hsiao-yun Wu
Publication Year:
2013
Language:
English
Paperback:
149pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407310657
BAR number:
S2457
Sub Title:
Origins, cultural interaction, and identity
This book concerns the ways in which the adaption of a steppe innovation, the horse-drawn chariot, in Chinese society during the 12th -... More
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Lithic Production and Early Urbanism in China
A case study of the lithic production at the Neolithic Taosi Site (ca. 2500–1900BCE)
£42.00
Author:
Shaodong Zhai
Publication Year:
2012
Language:
English
Paperback:
193pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407309767
BAR number:
S2384
Sub Title:
A case study of the lithic production at the Neolithic Taosi Site (ca. 2500–1900BCE)
This work investigates the contribution of economic activity to Chinese early urbanization, through a case study of the lithic production... More
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£42.00
Editors:
Piers D. Mitchell and Jo Buckberry
Publication Year:
2012
Language:
English
Paperback:
193pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407309705
BAR number:
S2380
Sub Title:
Department of Archaeology and Anthropology University of Cambridge 2010
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£36.00
Editors:
Rupert Breitwieser
Publication Year:
2012
Language:
German and English
Paperback:
150pp, Illustrated in colour and black and white
ISBN:
9781407309453
BAR number:
S2359
Sub-series name:
Studies in Early Medicine, 2
The series Studies in Early Medicine was established to allow scholars from all disciplines a forum for presenting new, groundbreaking or... More
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£35.00
Editors:
Akira Ono and Masami Izuho
Publication Year:
2012
Language:
English
Paperback:
155pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407309385
BAR number:
S2352
The Japan Association for Quaternary Research (JAQUA) and the Geological Survey of Japan (GSJ), National Institute of Advanced Industrial... More
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£84.00
Author:
Antony Borel
Publication Year:
2012
Language:
French with English summary
Paperback:
385pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407309378
BAR number:
S2351
Sub Title:
Un nouvel apport à la compréhension des comportements humains
This research, centred on the Early Holocene (11,000-5000 BCE) lithic technologies found in and around the Song Terus cave (Gunung Sewu,... More
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Ancient Society and Metallurgy
A comparative study of Bronze Age societies in Central Eurasia and North China
£46.00
Author:
Liangren Zhang
Publication Year:
2012
Language:
English
Paperback:
210pp. Illustrated throughout.
ISBN:
9781407309118
BAR number:
S2328
Sub Title:
A comparative study of Bronze Age societies in Central Eurasia and North China
Focusing on Bronze Age societies in Central Eurasia and North China, this book presents a new scenario of early social evolution.... 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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The Relief Plaques of Eastern Eurasia and China
The ‘Ordos Bronzes’, Peter the Great’s Treasure, and their kin
£41.00
Author:
John Boardman
Publication Year:
2010
Language:
English
Paperback:
250pp. Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white
ISBN:
9781407306872
BAR number:
S2146
Sub Title:
The ‘Ordos Bronzes’, Peter the Great’s Treasure, and their kin
'The 'Ordos bronzes' are well known to collectors and many museums, named for the many finds in and around the Ordos plateau in north... 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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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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£28.00
Author:
Laurent Long
Publication Year:
2010
Language:
French with English summary
Paperback:
119pp. Illustrated with maps, plans, drawings and photographs in colour and black and white.
ISBN:
9781407305615
BAR number:
S2085
A new study of 'The Fair Stone', defining jade, its nature, virtues, deposits and carving techniques according to ancient Chinese texts.... More
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Making History Interactive. Computer Applications and Quantitative Methods in Archaeology (CAA)
Proceedings of the 37 th International Conference, Williamsburg, Virginia, United States of America, March 22-26, 2009
£91.00
Editors:
Bernard Frischer, Jane Webb Crawford and David Koller
Publication Year:
2010
Language:
English
Paperback:
417pp. Illustrated throughout with maps, plans, figures, drawings and photographs.
ISBN:
9781407305561
BAR number:
S2079
Sub Title:
Proceedings of the 37 th International Conference, Williamsburg, Virginia, United States of America, March 22-26, 2009
This book presents the proceedings (48 papers) of the 37th International Conference Computer Applications and Quantitative Methods in... More
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Prehistoria de la navegación
Origen y desarrollo de la arquitectura naval primigenia
£79.00
Author:
Víctor M. Guerrero Ayuso
Publication Year:
2009
Language:
Spanish
Paperback:
364pp. Illustrated throughout with figures, maps, tables, drawings and photographs
ISBN:
9781407304359
BAR number:
S1952
Sub Title:
Origen y desarrollo de la arquitectura naval primigenia
A study of vessels in prehistory, both sea and river, and in all materials, from around the world. REVIEW ‘…well structured, clearly written, fully... More
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£48.00
Author:
Ambra Calò
Publication Year:
2009
Language:
English
Paperback:
222pp. Illustrated throughout with figures, maps, plans, drawings and photographs
ISBN:
9781407303963
BAR number:
S1913
Sub Title:
Trade routes and cultural spheres
This study focuses on the distribution of early Dong Son bronze drums, from their centres of production in north Vietnam throughout... More
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Okinawa: The Rise of an Island Kingdom
Archaeological and cultural perspectives Proceedings of a Symposium, Kingdom of the Coral Seas, November 17, 2007, at the School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London
£27.00
Editors:
Richard Pearson
Publication Year:
2009
Language:
English
Paperback:
113pp. Illustrated throughout with maps, plans, figures, drawings and photographs including 8 colour plates
ISBN:
9781407303802
BAR number:
S1898
Sub Title:
Archaeological and cultural perspectives Proceedings of a Symposium, Kingdom of the Coral Seas, November 17, 2007, at the School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London
This book includes papers from the Symposium, Kingdom of the Coral Seas, November 17, 2007, at the School of Oriental and African... More
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£29.00
Editors:
Claudine Bautze-Picron
Publication Year:
2008
Language:
English
Paperback:
131pp, Illustrated throughout with figures, maps, plans, drawings and photographs
ISBN:
9781407303680
BAR number:
S1888
Sub-series name:
South Asian Archaeology 2007. Special Sessions, 1
The papers included here address various issues that reflect manifold ways of approaching study of the Buddha image. Most were presented... More
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£51.00
Editors:
Andrzej Antczak and Roberto Cipriani
Publication Year:
2008
Language:
English
Paperback:
258pp. Illustrated throughout with maps, plans, figures, drawings and photographs
ISBN:
9781407303482
BAR number:
S1865
Papers from an international workshop the Early Human Impact on Megamolluscs (EHIM), held on the Isla de Margarita, in Venezuela, between... More
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£107.00
Author:
László Kovács with malacological identifications by Gyula Radócz
Publication Year:
2008
Language:
English
Paperback:
538pp. Includes 196 figures, maps, plans, drawings and photographs, with extensive catalogue
ISBN:
9781407303338
BAR number:
S1846
A comprehensive study of cowries and other shells, including fossilised material. More
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Atti del 3o Convegno Nazionale di Etnoarcheologia, Mondaino, 17-19 marzo 2004
Proceedings of the 3 rd Italian Congress of Ethnoarchaeology, Mondaino (Italy), 17-19 March, 2004
£48.00
Editors:
Francesca Lugli and Alessandra Assunta Stoppiello
Publication Year:
2008
Language:
Italian and English
Paperback:
221pp. Illustrated throughout with figures, maps, plans, drawings and photographs.
ISBN:
9781407303260
BAR number:
S1841
Sub Title:
Proceedings of the 3 rd Italian Congress of Ethnoarchaeology, Mondaino (Italy), 17-19 March, 2004
Proceedings of the 3rd Italian Congress of Ethnoarchaeology held in Mondaino (Italy), 17-19 March, 2004. More
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£51.00
Editors:
Krum Bacvarov
Publication Year:
2008
Language:
English and French
Paperback:
229pp, Illustrated throughout with figures, maps, plans, drawings and photographs
ISBN:
9781407303161
BAR number:
S1832
Sub Title:
Session WS26
Sub-series name:
Proceedings of the XV World Congress UISPP (Lisbon, 4-9 September 2006), 24
This book includes papers from the session 'Babies Reborn: Infant/Child Burials in Pre- and Protohistory' held at the XV UISPP World... More
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£36.00
Author:
Xinwei Li
Publication Year:
2008
Language:
English
Paperback:
169pp. Includes 35 tables, 98 figures, maps, plans, drawings and photographs, Glossary
ISBN:
9781407303079
BAR number:
S1821
This work is a case study focusing on the long-term unique evolutionary trajectory of the prehistoric Liaoxi area, Northeast China. The... More
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£46.00
Author:
Grace Barretto-Tesoro
Publication Year:
2008
Language:
English
Paperback:
208pp
ISBN:
9781407302249
BAR number:
S1813
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£31.00
Author:
Christopher A King
Publication Year:
2008
Language:
English
Paperback:
146pp. Illustrated throughout with figures, maps, plans, drawings and photographs, 3 data Appendices
ISBN:
9781407302768
BAR number:
S1788
Using northeast Thailand as a model, this work uses stable isotopes of carbon and nitrogen to infer paleodietary change in subtropical... More
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Craft Production in the Western Zhou Dynasty (1046-771BC)
A case study of a jue-earrings workshop at the predynastic capital site, Zhouyuan, China
£30.00
Author:
Zhouyong Sun
Publication Year:
2008
Language:
English
Paperback:
141pp. Illustrated throughout with maps, plans, figures, drawings and photographs
ISBN:
9781407302652
BAR number:
S1777
Sub Title:
A case study of a jue-earrings workshop at the predynastic capital site, Zhouyuan, China
This work investigates the craft production system in the Western Zhou (China), through a case study of a 'jue'-earrings workshop at... More
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£64.00
Author:
Yongwook Yoo
Publication Year:
2008
Language:
English
Paperback:
292pp
ISBN:
9781407302133
BAR number:
S1772
Hominin Occupation and Technological Evolution in the Imjin-Hantan River Area, Korea. More
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£33.00
Author:
Armand Salvador B Mijares
Publication Year:
2007
Language:
English
Paperback:
152pp. Includes illustrations, maps.
ISBN:
9781407300559
BAR number:
S1613
The Archaeology of Northeastern Luzon, Philippine Islands More
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Bronze Age Anthropomorphic Figurines from Umm el-Marra, Syria
Chronology, visual analysis and function
£33.00
Author:
Alice Petty
Publication Year:
2006
Language:
English
Paperback:
150pp. Includes 203 figures, maps, plans and drawings, 5 black and white plates of photographs. Catalogue
ISBN:
9781841717890
BAR number:
S1575
Sub Title:
Chronology, visual analysis and function
The subject of this volume is the corpus of 203 Bronze Age anthropomorphic clay figurines and figurine fragments recovered from various... More
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