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Archaeozoology / Bioarchaeology / Osteoarchaeology

Zooarqueología de sitios a cielo abierto en el Lago Cardiel (Patagonia, Argentina)
Fragmentación ósea y consumo de grasa animal en grupos cazadores-recolectores del Holoceno Tardío
£37.00
Author:
Tirso Bourlot
Publication Year:
2012
Language:
Spanish
Paperback:
173pp, Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407309613
BAR number:
S2371
Sub Title:
Fragmentación ósea y consumo de grasa animal en grupos cazadores-recolectores del Holoceno Tardío
Sub-series name:
South American Archaeology Series, 17
Analyses of animal finds and remains from sites around Lago Cardiel, Patagonia. More
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£30.00
Author:
Hatoon Ajwad al-Fassi
Publication Year:
2007
Language:
English
Paperback:
141pp. Includes 37 plates, 2 in colour
ISBN:
9781407300955
BAR number:
S1659
In addition to feminist studies, this work uses epigraphy, archaeology and classical sources, as well as recent developments in... More
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£33.00
Author:
John D. Cater
Publication Year:
2012
Language:
English
Paperback:
137pp. Includes 77 figures, 18 tables
ISBN:
9781407309743
BAR number:
S2382
Sub Title:
Death in the Anasazi culture of the American southwest
Cases of trauma-related violent death among the Anasazi culture of the American Southwest have been documented since the beginning of... More
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Which Past, Whose Future? Treatments of the Past at the Start of the 21st Century
An international perspective: Proceedings of a conference held at the University of York 20-21st May 2005
£41.00
Editors:
Sven Grabow, Daniel Hull and Emma Waterton
Publication Year:
2007
Language:
English
Paperback:
189pp. Illustrated throughout with figures, maps, plans, drawings and photographs
ISBN:
9781407300474
BAR number:
S1633
Sub Title:
An international perspective: Proceedings of a conference held at the University of York 20-21st May 2005
This book includes papers from a conference on interpretations of the treatment of the past, held at the University of York in May 2005. More
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Water Folk
Reconstructing an Ancient Aquatic Lifeway in Michoacán, Western Mexico
£33.00
Author:
Eduardo Williams
Publication Year:
2014
Language:
English
Paperback:
123pp. Illustrated throughout in black and white
ISBN:
9781407312521
BAR number:
S2617
Sub Title:
Reconstructing an Ancient Aquatic Lifeway in Michoacán, Western Mexico
This study of subsistence activities (fishing, hunting, gathering, and manufacture) in the Cuitzeo and Pátzcuaro lake basins (Michoacán,... More
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£48.00
Editors:
Carmen Alonso-Fernández
Publication Year:
2017
Language:
Spanish with 1 English paper. Spanish and English abstracts
Paperback:
218 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 77 figures (45 in colour) and 29 tables
ISBN:
9781407316253
BAR number:
S2876
Sub Title:
Construyendo el Neolítico en la Península Ibérica
El Prado es uno de los escasos yacimientos al aire libre del Neolítico Antiguo de la mitad norte peninsular. En la excavación arqueológica han sido... More
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Vers une Etude de la Dynamique du Peuplement en Tunisie de la Protohistoire jusqu'au Haut Moyen Âge
Etude Comparative de Deux Régions: Béja (Nord-Ouest) et Qlibya (Nord-Est). Volume I: Texte. Volume II: Catalogue Statistiques et Illustrations
£52.00
Author:
Mohamed Ben Jeddou
Publication Year:
2007
Language:
French
Paperback:
235pp. Two volume set, Illustrated throughout, with CD
ISBN:
9781407301716
BAR number:
S1727
Sub Title:
Etude Comparative de Deux Régions: Béja (Nord-Ouest) et Qlibya (Nord-Est). Volume I: Texte. Volume II: Catalogue Statistiques et Illustrations
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£25.00
Author:
Marien Béguelin
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
Spanish
Paperback:
105pp, Illustrated throughout in black and white.
ISBN:
9781407308203
BAR number:
S2253
Sub Title:
Una Aproximación Morfométrica
Sub-series name:
South American Archaeology Series, 12
This book assesses the patterns of morphological variation in Late Holocene human populations of Pampa and Continental Patagonia in... More
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Variación Esqueletal Humana y Contexto Arqueológico
Evaluación de Marcadores de Edad y Sexo en Colecciones Osteológicas del Noroeste Argentino
£46.00
Author:
María Carolina Barboza
Publication Year:
2015
Language:
Spanish
Paperback:
178pp, Illustrated throughout in black and white
ISBN:
9781407313542
BAR number:
S2703
Sub Title:
Evaluación de Marcadores de Edad y Sexo en Colecciones Osteológicas del Noroeste Argentino
Sub-series name:
South American Archaeology Series, 23
Reliable sex and age estimate on human bone remains is a fundamental aspect in bioarchaeological investigation since such estimates... More
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£69.00
Author:
Aritza Villaluenga Martínez
Publication Year:
2016
Language:
Spanish with summary in English, French and Spanish
Paperback:
356pp. Illustrated throughout in black and white: 35 tables, 132 figures (including 35 photographs), 2 maps
ISBN:
9781407315485
BAR number:
S2810
This monograph develops a zooarchaeological and taphonomic study of four archaeological sites (Lezetxiki, Astigarragako Kobea, Labeko Koba and Ekain) and... More
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Urbanisation and Child Health in Medieval and Post-Medieval England
An assessment of the morbidity and mortality of non-adult skeletons from the cemetries of two urban and two rural sites in England (AD 850-1859)
£25.00
Author:
Mary Lewis
Publication Year:
2002
Language:
English
Paperback:
96pp. Includes 29 figures, tables. Appendices
ISBN:
9781841714462
BAR number:
B339
Sub Title:
An assessment of the morbidity and mortality of non-adult skeletons from the cemetries of two urban and two rural sites in England (AD 850-1859)
This book developed out of the need to address the issues surrounding the potential impact of urbanization and later, industrialization,... More
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Ukek
The Golden Horde city and its periphery
£57.00
Author:
L.F. Nedashkovsky
Publication Year:
2004
Language:
English
Paperback:
261pp. Includes 92 figures, maps, plans, drawings and photographs
ISBN:
9781841715872
BAR number:
S1222
Sub Title:
The Golden Horde city and its periphery
Between 1993-2001, in his studies into medieval Russian principalities, the author undertook field researches around the river landscapes... 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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Toward Modern Humans
The Yabrudian and Micoquian 400-50 k-years ago.  Proceedings of a Congress held at the University of Haifa  November 3-9, 1996
£52.00
Editors:
Avraham Ronen and Mina Weinstein-Evron
Publication Year:
2000
Language:
English and French
Paperback:
236pp. Includes numerous maps, drawings and photographs.
ISBN:
9781841710563
BAR number:
S850
Sub Title:
The Yabrudian and Micoquian 400-50 k-years ago.  Proceedings of a Congress held at the University of Haifa  November 3-9, 1996
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£29.00
Editors:
Gunilla Malm
Publication Year:
2003
Language:
English
Paperback:
130pp. Illustrated throughout with maps, plans, drawings, tables and illustrations
ISBN:
9781841715520
BAR number:
S1186
Sub Title:
Contexts and concepts
This volume is an exposé of building archaeological research works and building restorations. It is well known that buildings and their... More
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To the West of Spanish Cantabria
The Palaeolithic Settlement of Galicia
£35.00
Editors:
A. de Lombera Hermida and R. Fábregas Valcarce
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
English
Paperback:
155pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407308609
BAR number:
S2283
Sub Title:
The Palaeolithic Settlement of Galicia
This volume is a synthesis of the results obtained by the researchers in the oriental region of Galicia from the paleontological,... More
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Theoretical and Methodological Considerations in Central European Neolithic Archaeology
Proceedings of the ‘Theory and Method in Archaeology of the Neolithic (7th - 3rd millennium BC)’ conference held in Mikulov, Czech Republic, 26th – 28th of October 2010
£36.00
Editors:
Jan Kolár and František Trampota
Publication Year:
2012
Language:
English
Paperback:
131pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407309088
BAR number:
S2325
Sub Title:
Proceedings of the ‘Theory and Method in Archaeology of the Neolithic (7th - 3rd millennium BC)’ conference held in Mikulov, Czech Republic, 26th – 28th of October 2010
This book presents the proceedings of the 'Theory and Method in Archaeology of the Neolithic (7th - 3rd millennium BC)' conference held... More
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The Zooarchaeology of the Late Neolithic Strymon River Valley
The case of the Greek sector of Promachon-Topolniča in Macedonia, Greece
£55.00
Author:
George Kazantzis
Publication Year:
2018
Language:
English
Paperback:
218 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 163 tables, 105 figures (25 in colour). With additional information online (tables)
ISBN:
9781407316581
BAR number:
S2908
Sub Title:
The case of the Greek sector of Promachon-Topolniča in Macedonia, Greece
Excavations on the border between Greece (sector Promachon) and Bulgaria (sector Topolniča) in the basin of the river Strymonas, in Macedonia northern... More
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£48.00
Author:
Idoia Grau-Sologestoa
Publication Year:
2015
Language:
English
Paperback:
210pp. Illustrated throughout in black and white
ISBN:
9781407314457
BAR number:
S2769
This book, based on the author's doctoral thesis, is focused on understanding social and economic aspects of the medieval rural world on the basis of the... More
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£76.00
Author:
David Klingle
Publication Year:
2012
Language:
English
Paperback:
348pp
ISBN:
9781407310435
BAR number:
B569
The book systematically examines and compares a large sample of burials from the same region, Cambridgeshire and Bedfordshire, in the... More
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The Taíno Settlement at Guayguata
Excavations in St Mary Parish, Jamaica
£33.00
Author:
Philip Allsworth-Jones and Kit W. Wesler, with contributions from Lisabeth Carlson Simon F. Mitchell, Sherene A. James, Ryan Ramsook, Marcella Phillips, Nicole L. Patrick, Anthony R. D. Porter and Ana Luísa Santos
Publication Year:
2012
Language:
English
Paperback:
139pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407310053
BAR number:
S2407
Sub Title:
Excavations in St Mary Parish, Jamaica
In 1998 the authors of this report initiated a Jamaican Taíno archaeological project as a joint program of the Department of History,... More
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£41.00
Author:
Geoff W. Adams
Publication Year:
2006
Language:
English
Paperback:
191pp. Includes 42 graphs, 13 tables, 72 figures, maps, plans and drawings
ISBN:
9781841719740
BAR number:
S1542
One of the most significant features in the suburbium of Roman cities throughout Italy were the villae suburbanae. Modern scholarship has... More
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The Southern Kintyre Project
Exploring interactions across the Irish Sea from the Mesolithic to the Bronze Age
£51.00
Editors:
Vicki Cummings and Gary Robinson
Publication Year:
2015
Language:
English
Paperback:
212pp. Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white
ISBN:
9781407313948
BAR number:
B618
Sub Title:
Exploring interactions across the Irish Sea from the Mesolithic to the Bronze Age
This volume presents the results of a five year research project which investigated the Mesolithic, Neolithic and Bronze Age of Southern Kintyre. This area... More
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£52.00
Author:
Jens David Baumbach
Publication Year:
2004
Language:
English
Paperback:
235pp. Includes 300 figures, plates, maps, drawings, indices
ISBN:
9781841716091
BAR number:
S1249
A visit to the Samian Heraion can be a disappointment as the remains of what was one of the most important sanctuaries in antiquity are... More
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£47.00
Author:
Michelle Cave
Publication Year:
2004
Language:
English
Paperback:
221pp. Includes 63 figures, 24 tables
ISBN:
9781841716305
BAR number:
S1277
This work explores the way in which novel chemical criteria can be used to identify charred remains of grains of small-grained grasses... More
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The Resilience of the Roman Empire
Regional case studies on the relationship between population and food resources
£38.00
Editors:
Dimitri Van Limbergen, Sadi Maréchal and Wim De Clercq
Publication Year:
2020
Language:
English
Paperback:
152 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 26 tables, 38 figures.
ISBN:
9781407356945
BAR number:
S3000
Sub Title:
Regional case studies on the relationship between population and food resources
The Resilience of the Roman Empire discusses the relationship between population and regional development in the Roman world from the perspective of... More
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£25.00
Author:
Cybelle Greenlaw
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
English
Paperback:
101pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407307473
BAR number:
S2192
Sub Title:
A new perspective on ancient primates
Inspired in part by the famous blue monkeys of Thera, in this original work, the author provides a survey of the diverse cultural... More
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The Prehistoric Rock Art of Morocco
A study of its extension, environment and meaning
£55.00
Author:
Susan Searight
Publication Year:
2004
Language:
English
Paperback:
251pp. Includes 31 tables, 54 figures, maps, plans, drawings and illustrations, 11 Appendices and Glossary
ISBN:
9781841716596
BAR number:
S1310
Sub Title:
A study of its extension, environment and meaning
This study aims to examine all aspects of Moroccan rock art and place it in an archaeological and environmental context. Almost 300 sites... 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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The Periphery in the Center
Sardinia in the ancient and medieval worlds
£71.00
Author:
Robert J. Rowland, Jr.
Publication Year:
2001
Language:
English
Paperback:
323pp. Includes 73 figures, photographs maps, plans and drawings, extensive bibliography
ISBN:
9781841712574
BAR number:
S970
Sub Title:
Sardinia in the ancient and medieval worlds
Sardinia is the second largest island in the Mediterranean, slightly smaller than Sicily but with a longer coastline. In contrast to... More
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The Palaeolithic of the Balkans
Proceedings of the XV IUPPS World Congress (Lisbon, 4-9 September 2006) Vol. 17 Session C33
£27.00
Editors:
Andreas Darlas and Dušan Mihailovic
Publication Year:
2008
Language:
English and French
Paperback:
122pp, Illustrated throughout with maps, plans, drawings and photographs
ISBN:
9781407303055
BAR number:
S1819
Sub Title:
Proceedings of the XV IUPPS World Congress (Lisbon, 4-9 September 2006) Vol. 17 Session C33
Sub-series name:
Proceedings of the XV World Congress UISPP (Lisbon, 4-9 September 2006)
This book includes papers from the session 'The Palaeolithic of the Balkans' held at the XV UISPP World Congress, Lisbon, 4-9 September... More
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The Outcast Dead
Historical and archaeological evidence for the effect of the New Poor Law on the health and diet of London’s post-medieval poor
£25.00
Author:
Brittney K. Shields Wilford
Publication Year:
2018
Language:
English
Paperback:
104 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 17 tables, 46 figures (1 in colour)
ISBN:
9781407316093
BAR number:
B634
Sub Title:
Historical and archaeological evidence for the effect of the New Poor Law on the health and diet of London’s post-medieval poor
Adopting a multidisciplinary approach, this work presents an integration of osteological and historical evidence to examine the detrimental impact of the... More
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The Origins and Evolution of Pig Domestication in Italy
A regional and diachronic study of husbandry practices
£53.00
Author:
Sofía Tecce
Publication Year:
2020
Language:
English
Paperback:
232 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 54 tables, 39 figures.
ISBN:
9781407357362
BAR number:
S3008
Sub Title:
A regional and diachronic study of husbandry practices
The domestication of the wild boar and the emergence of the domestic pig are a fundamental aspect of the Neolithic and a key moment in human history. This... 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:
Mircea Negru
Publication Year:
2003
Language:
English
Paperback:
118pp. Includes 26 figures, tables, maps, 25 plates drawings photographs
ISBN:
9781841714752
BAR number:
S1097
This book analyses the 'local pottery' tradition of Roman Dacia. (In the summer of 106 AD a part of Dacia - today Romania - became a... More
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£48.00
Author:
Elizabeth Wright
Publication Year:
2016
Language:
English
Paperback:
210pp. Illustrated throughout in black and white: 45 tables, 110 figures
ISBN:
9781407314839
BAR number:
S2815
Sub Title:
A zooarchaeological study
The aurochs (Bos primigenius) is generally agreed to be the wild ancestor of domestic cattle (Bos taurus) and therefore an in-depth knowledge of this animal... More
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£58.00
Editors:
Clive Bonsall, Vasile Boronean and Ivana Radovanovic
Publication Year:
2008
Language:
English
Paperback:
269pp. Illustrated throughout with figures, maps, plans, drawings and photographs 4 in colour
ISBN:
9781407303734
BAR number:
S1893
Sub Title:
New perspectives
This book had its origins in a symposium held at the University of Edinburgh from 30 March to 2 April 2000, which was attended by... More
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The Hunter-Gatherer Use of Caves and Rockshelters in the American Midsouth
A geoarchaeological and spatial analysis of archaeological features at Dust Cave
£27.00
Author:
Lara K. Homsey
Publication Year:
2010
Language:
English
Paperback:
114pp. Illustrated with 7 tables and 38 figures in colour and black and white, data Appendices.
ISBN:
9781407306704
BAR number:
S2129
Sub Title:
A geoarchaeological and spatial analysis of archaeological features at Dust Cave
This study investigates the form, function, and organization of features at the Late Paleoindian through Middle Archaic site of Dust... More
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The Human Canopy
Homo erectus, Homo soloensis, Homo pekinensis and Homo floresiensis
£41.00
Author:
Valéry Zeitoun
Publication Year:
2009
Language:
English
Paperback:
190pp
ISBN:
9781407304526
BAR number:
S1937
Sub Title:
Homo erectus, Homo soloensis, Homo pekinensis and Homo floresiensis
Homo erectus, Homo soloensis, Homo pakinensis and Homo floresiensis 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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The Historical Archaeology of Pottery Supply and Demand in the Lower Rhineland, AD 1400-1800
An archaeological study of ceramic production, distribution and use in the city of Duisburg and its hinterland
£59.00
Author:
David R. M. Gaimster
Publication Year:
2006
Language:
English
Paperback:
273pp, Includes 131 figures, maps, plans, drawings, graphs and tables. Eight data Appendices
ISBN:
9781841719528
BAR number:
S1518
Sub Title:
An archaeological study of ceramic production, distribution and use in the city of Duisburg and its hinterland
Sub-series name:
Studies in Contemporary and Historical Archaeology, 1
This study of post-medieval ceramic production and consumption in the Lower Rhineland is prefaced by a survey of previous work and... More
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The Gendered Landscape
A discussion on gender, status and power in the Norwegian Viking Age landscape
£23.00
Author:
Marianne Moen
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
English
Paperback:
80pp. Includes 14 figures, extensive tables, catalogue
ISBN:
9781407307657
BAR number:
S2207
Sub Title:
A discussion on gender, status and power in the Norwegian Viking Age landscape
This study is the result of a long standing interest by the author in the expression of social identities of the past, perhaps more... More
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£67.00
Author:
Tessa C. S. Machling
Publication Year:
2012
Language:
English
Paperback:
309pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407309354
BAR number:
S2349
This study examines the development and decline of the 17th and 18th century English/British fortifications of Nevis, West Indies. The... More
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£77.00
Editors:
Alexandra Anders and Zsuzsanna Siklósi
Publication Year:
2012
Language:
English
Paperback:
351pp, Illustrated throughout, catalogue
ISBN:
9781407309170
BAR number:
S2334
Sub-series name:
Specific Targeted Research Project on the Formation of Europe: Prehistoric Population Dynamics and the Roots of Socio-Cultural Diversity
The third volume in the series looking at early Neolithic sites (Körös Culture) in the central and south-east European transect. More
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The Excavations of Khirbet er-Rasm, Israel
The changing faces of the countryside
£60.00
Author:
Avraham Faust and Adi Erlich
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
English
Paperback:
280pp. Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white
ISBN:
9781407307428
BAR number:
S2187
Sub Title:
The changing faces of the countryside
Khirbet er-Rasm is a small site in the upper Shephelah, about 1 km south-southwest of Tel 'Azekah (Israel). The remains include mainly a... More
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£52.00
Author:
Tertia Barnett
Publication Year:
1999
Language:
English
Paperback:
237pp, Includes numerous drawings, maps and tables.
ISBN:
9780860549710
BAR number:
S763
Sub-series name:
Cambridge Monographs in African Archaeology, 45
This book, based on reviews of existing evidence and on original ethnographic and archaeological data, addresses the issue of when, how... More
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The Copper Age in South-West Spain
A bioarchaeological approach to prehistoric social organisation
£61.00
Author:
Marta Díaz-Zorita Bonilla
Publication Year:
2017
Language:
English
Paperback:
287pp
ISBN:
9781407315096
BAR number:
S2840
Sub Title:
A bioarchaeological approach to prehistoric social organisation
The prehistoric communities in Iberia have never been investigated before using a cutting-edge and multidisciplinary approach. In this research, the latest... More
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£150.00
Author:
Maria Grazia Amore Special studies by V. Dimo, L. Bejko, and L. Schepartz with Contributions by S. Aliu, P. Pearce, A. Bardho, E. Bitri, L. Buchet, B. N. Damiata, V. Grimes, A. Powell, M. P. Richards, J. Southon, and J. Stallo
Publication Year:
2010
Language:
English
Paperback:
896pp. Two volume set, Illustrated throughout with figures, maps, plans, drawings and photographs in colour and black and white, with catalogue and conservation reports.
ISBN:
9781407305509
BAR number:
S2059
Between 2002 and 2006 the Albanian Rescue Archaeology Unit excavated at Apollonia, one of the most important Archaic Greek colonies in... More
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