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Far East

Préhistoire de l'Asie et de l'Océanie / Asian and Oceanic Prehistory
Sessions générales et posters / General Sessions and Posters
£19.00
Editors:
Le Secrétariat du Congrès
Publication Year:
2006
Language:
English and French
Paperback:
66pp, Illustrated throughout with maps, plans, figures, drawings and photographs
ISBN:
9781841719603
BAR number:
S1523
Sub Title:
Sessions générales et posters / General Sessions and Posters
Sub-series name:
Acts of the XIVth UISPP Congress, University of Liège, Belgium, 2-8 September 2001
8 papers from Section 16 (Asian and Oceanic Prehistory) Acts of the XIVth UISPP Congress, University of Liège, Belgium, 2-8 September 2001. More
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Kulubnarti III
The Cemeteries
£23.00
Author:
William Y. Adams, Nettie K. Adams, Dennis P. Van Gerven and David L. Greene
Publication Year:
1999
Language:
English
Paperback:
123pp, Includes 17 figures 18 plates of photographs
ISBN:
9781841710273
BAR number:
S814
Sub Title:
The Cemeteries
Sub-series name:
Sudan Archaeological Research Society, 4
This is a third in a series of definitive publications on the excavations of medieval sites in Nubia. It is concerned with the funerary... More
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Determining the Antiquity of Dog Origins
Canine domestication as a model for the consilience between molecular genetics and archaeology
£25.00
Author:
Michelle J. Raisor
Publication Year:
2005
Language:
English
Paperback:
105pp. Includes 6 tables, 25 figures, maps, plans, drawings and photographs including 4 in colour
ISBN:
9781841718095
BAR number:
S1367
Sub Title:
Canine domestication as a model for the consilience between molecular genetics and archaeology
Archaeologists have favoured a date of 14,000-15,000 years before present (BP) for canine domestication. However, recent studies of mutations in the... 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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£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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£28.00
Author:
Jerome H. Farnum
Publication Year:
2005
Language:
English
Paperback:
121pp. Includes 37 maps and figures
ISBN:
9781841718965
BAR number:
S1458
The positioning of the legions of the Imperial Roman army provides a window into both the thinking and the course of events during the... 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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Ainu Archaeology as Ethnohistory
Iron technology among the Saru Ainu of Hokkaido, Japan, in the 17th century
£29.00
Author:
Yuriko Fukasawa
Publication Year:
1998
Language:
English
Paperback:
128pp. With additional material online (foldout of flow diagram 4-1)
ISBN:
9780860549772
BAR number:
S744
Sub Title:
Iron technology among the Saru Ainu of Hokkaido, Japan, in the 17th century
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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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£30.00
Author:
Said Ennahid
Publication Year:
2002
Language:
English
Paperback:
136pp. Includes 38 figures, tables
ISBN:
9781841714394
BAR number:
S1059
Sub Title:
An archaeological-historical approach
The field of Islamic archaeology in Morocco has grown substantially during the last two decades. The establishment of the Institut... 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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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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La faune du site néolithique de Sion-Avenue Ritz (Valais, Suisse)
Histoire d’un élevage villageois il y a 5000 ans
£31.00
Author:
Isabelle Chenal-Velarde avec les contributions de Olivier Putelat et Helena Fernández
Publication Year:
2002
Language:
French with English abstract
Paperback:
143pp. Includes 4 black and white plates of drawings, 60 figures of maps, drawings, tables and plans including 10 in colour
ISBN:
9781841714608
BAR number:
S1081
Sub Title:
Histoire d’un élevage villageois il y a 5000 ans
The settlement site of Sion-Avenue Ritz, located in central Valais (Switzerland), was occupied during the middle Neolithic (Cortaillod).... More
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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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£33.00
Author:
Peter C. Kroefges
Publication Year:
2006
Language:
English
Paperback:
151pp. Includes 104 tables, 101 figures, maps, plans, drawings and photographs. Two data Appendices
ISBN:
9781841719276
BAR number:
S1496
In contrast to traditional stereotypes of the prehispanic culture of the Chontals of Oaxaca, architectural sites and artifacts along the... 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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£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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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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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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£35.00
Author:
Dorin Alicu and Adela Paki
Publication Year:
1995
Language:
English
Paperback:
94pp.
ISBN:
9780860547839
BAR number:
S605
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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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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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La Campaniforme en France
Analyse de la céramique d’accompagnement
£36.00
Author:
Marie Besse
Publication Year:
1996
Language:
French
Paperback:
197pp. Includes 70 pages of plates, maps and tables
ISBN:
9780860548171
BAR number:
S635
Sub Title:
Analyse de la céramique d’accompagnement
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£36.00
Author:
Agapi Filini
Publication Year:
2004
Language:
English
Paperback:
165pp. Includes 67 figures, maps, plans, drawings and photographs, 4 charts, 6 tables
ISBN:
9781841716329
BAR number:
S1279
Sub Title:
A world-system perspective
Until recently it was thought that West Mexico was isolated from the cultural region defined as 'Mesoamerica', especially during the... 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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£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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£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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COMING SOON: 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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£37.00
Author:
Jian Leng
Publication Year:
2001
Language:
English
Paperback:
170pp. Includes black and white figures, plates, tables
ISBN:
9781841711690
BAR number:
S924
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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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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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Case Studies in Archaeology and World Religion
The Proceedings of the Cambridge Conference
£41.00
Editors:
Timothy Insoll
Publication Year:
1999
Language:
English
Paperback:
187pp. Includes numerous photographs and drawings.
ISBN:
9780860549567
BAR number:
S755
Sub Title:
The Proceedings of the Cambridge Conference
Each of the twenty papers presented in this book is a case study utilising archaeological research, or the results thereof, as a means of... 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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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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£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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£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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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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Argos Paléochrétienne
Contribution à l'étude du Péloponnèse Byzantin
£43.00
Author:
Anastasia Oikonomou-Laniado
Publication Year:
2003
Language:
French
Paperback:
199pp. Includes 159 figures, plans, maps, drawings, photographs
ISBN:
9781841715414
BAR number:
S1173
Sub Title:
Contribution à l'étude du Péloponnèse Byzantin
This volume represents a detailed study of the important town of Argos in the Peloponnese during Byzantine phases (4th-7th centuries AD).... 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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£45.00
Author:
Philip Mason
Publication Year:
1996
Language:
English
Paperback:
212pp. Illustrated throughout, tables, maps.
ISBN:
9780860548287
BAR number:
S643
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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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Prehistoric Imagery and Landscapes
Rock art in Stjørdal, Trøndelag, Norway
£46.00
Author:
Kalle Sognnes
Publication Year:
2001
Language:
English
Paperback:
206pp. Includes 146 figures, photographs, drawings, maps, plans and tables 18-page bibliography
ISBN:
9781841712796
BAR number:
S998
Sub Title:
Rock art in Stjørdal, Trøndelag, Norway
This monograph represents 15 years of research by the author and concentrates on the so-called South Scandinavian or Bronze Age... 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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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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£48.00
Editors:
Gary Lock and Jonathan Moffett
Publication Year:
1992
Language:
English
Paperback:
225pp. Includes black and white figures
ISBN:
9780860547303
BAR number:
S577
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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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£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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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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