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Far East

Lithic Production and Early Urbanism in China
A case study of the lithic production at the Neolithic Taosi Site (ca. 2500–1900BCE)
£42.00
Sub Title:
A case study of the lithic production at the Neolithic Taosi Site (ca. 2500–1900BCE)
Author:
Shaodong Zhai
Publication Year:
2012
Language:
English
Paperback:
193pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407309767
BAR number:
S2384
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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Chariots in Early China
Origins, cultural interaction, and identity
£37.00
Sub Title:
Origins, cultural interaction, and identity
Author:
Hsiao-yun Wu
Publication Year:
2013
Language:
English
Paperback:
149pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407310657
BAR number:
S2457
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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Millets, Rice and Farmers
Phytoliths as indicators of agricultural, social and ecological change in Neolithic and Bronze Age Central China
£41.00
Sub Title:
Phytoliths as indicators of agricultural, social and ecological change in Neolithic and Bronze Age Central China
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
Late Neolithic and Early Bronze Age Central China was the scene of important cultural developments which impacted on agricultural... 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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The Hongshan Papers
Collected Studies on the Archaeology of Northern China
£34.00
Sub Title:
Collected Studies on the Archaeology of Northern China
Author:
Sarah M. Nelson
Publication Year:
2014
Language:
English
Paperback:
124pp. Illustrated throughout in black and white & colour
ISBN:
9781407312538
BAR number:
S2618
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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£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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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
Sub Title:
Ceramic artefacts from Chinese gold mining sites in southeast New South Wales, mid 19th to early 20th century
Author:
Virginia Esposito
Publication Year:
2014
Language:
English
Paperback:
218pp. Illustrated throughout in black and white
ISBN:
9781407313160
BAR number:
S2674
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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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
Sub Title:
An examination of methodological, theoretical and material concerns of long-distance interactions in East Asia
Editors:
Anke Hein
Publication Year:
2014
Language:
English
Paperback:
152pp. Illustrated throughout in black and white
ISBN:
9781407313238
BAR number:
S2679
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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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
Sub Title:
An analysis of settlements and monuments in the mid-Korean peninsula
Author:
Sunwoo Kim
Publication Year:
2015
Language:
English
Paperback:
198pp. Illustrated throughout in black and white
ISBN:
9781407313511
BAR number:
S2700
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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