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Astroarchaeology

£29.00
Author:
Attilio Mastrocinque
Publication Year:
2022
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781407359137
Paperback:
116 pages, Illustrated throughout in black & white and colour. 24 figures.
BAR number:
S3074
Why did the Romans worship a Persian god? This book presents a new reading of the Mithraic iconography taking into account that the cult had a prophecy. It... More
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The Land of the Solstices
Myth, geography and astronomy in ancient Greece
£49.00
Author:
Tomislav Bilić
Publication Year:
2021
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781407358628
Paperback:
212 pages
BAR number:
S3039
Sub Title:
Myth, geography and astronomy in ancient Greece
Following the recent upsurge of interest in ancient geography and astronomy, together with the ever-present fascination with myth, this book offers a fresh... More
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Beyond Paradigms in Cultural Astronomy
Proceedings of the 27th SEAC conference held together with the EAA
£45.00
Editors:
A. César González-García, Roslyn M. Frank, Lionel D. Sims, Michael A. Rappenglück, Georg Zotti, Juan A. Belmonte, Ivan Šprajc
Publication Year:
2021
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781407358222
Paperback:
182 pages
BAR number:
S3033
Sub Title:
Proceedings of the 27th SEAC conference held together with the EAA
Cultural Astronomy is the endeavour to understand the role of the sky in past and present societies, and how these societies incorporated the sky into their... More
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El servidor del ka en el Reino Antiguo
Funciones y espacios de actuación
£94.00
Author:
Raúl Sánchez Casado
Publication Year:
2020
Language:
Spanish
ISBN:
9781407356761
Paperback:
392 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 4 tables, 51 figures, 4 graphs.
BAR number:
S2997
Sub Title:
Funciones y espacios de actuación
El presente trabajo aborda el estudio de la figura del servidor del ka durante el periodo cronológico del Reino Antiguo. Por medio de una amplia selección... More
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Yachay Wasi
The House of Knowledge of I.S. Farrington
£75.00
Editors:
Lisa A. Dunbar, Rebecca Parkes, Christine Gant-Thompson and Damian Tybussek
Publication Year:
2020
Language:
Papers in English and in Spanish with English abstracts
ISBN:
9781407315102
Paperback:
312 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 33 tables and 96 figures.
BAR number:
S2962
Sub Title:
The House of Knowledge of I.S. Farrington
Yachay Wasi celebrates the remarkable career of Ian S. Farrington in archaeological research. Due to Ian’s dedication and passion as an educator, this... More
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£78.00
Author:
Roberto Basilico and Giovanni Beltramelli
Publication Year:
2019
Language:
Italian
ISBN:
9781407356419
Paperback:
406 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 204 figures
Sub-series name:
Hypogean Archaeology: Research and Documentation of Underground Structures, 13
BAR number:
S2924
Nel territorio dell'Alto Lario, zona settentrionale del Lago di Como, vi è una diffusa e importante presenza di incisioni rupestri schematiche e figurative.... More
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£93.00
Author:
Sara Pizzimenti
Publication Year:
2017
Language:
Italian with an abstract in English
ISBN:
9781407315041
Paperback:
444pp
BAR number:
S2841
Il II millennio a.C. in Mesopotamia è caratterizzato da un incremento delle raffigurazioni astrali, le quali assumono un ruolo importante come... More
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Astronomy and Power: How Worlds Are Structured
Proceedings of the SEAC 2010 Conference
£68.00
Editors:
Michael A. Rappenglück, Barbara Rappenglück, Nicholas Campion, Fabio Silva
Publication Year:
2016
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781407314419
Paperback:
302pp. Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white: 14 tables, 211 figures: (including 51 colour photographs and 38 black and white photographs), 7 maps
BAR number:
S2794
Sub Title:
Proceedings of the SEAC 2010 Conference
Throughout the course of history, from early prehistory to the Space Age, power structures have existed which have been more or less derived from or... More
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£77.00
Editors:
F. Pimenta, N. Ribeiro, F. Silva, N. Campion, A Joaquinito and L. Tirapicos
Publication Year:
2015
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781407313733
Paperback:
340pp. Illustrated throughout in black and white
BAR number:
S2720
Sub Title:
Proceedings of the SEAC 2011 conference
Since Prehistory, the sky has always been integrated as part of the cosmovision of human societies. The sky played a fundamental role not... More
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£83.00
Author:
Elena Mazzetto
Publication Year:
2014
Language:
French
ISBN:
9781407313030
Paperback:
440pp, Illustrated throughout in black and white
Sub-series name:
Paris Monographs in American Archaeology
BAR number:
S2661
This book analyzes the places of worship used during the eighteen feasts of the Nahua solar calendar, called “veintenas”, and the... More
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£26.00
Author:
Gerardo Aldana y Villalobos
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781407308036
Paperback:
87pp. Illustrated throughout in black and white
BAR number:
S2239
Epigraphers of the Mayan hieroglyphic writing system have demonstrated that a single verb root lies behind a substantial array of royal... More
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£39.00
Author:
Harriet Nash
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781407307992
Paperback:
139pp, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white
Sub-series name:
Society for Arabian Studies Monographs (now British Foundation for the Study of Arabia Monographs), 11
BAR number:
S2237
The study presents fast disappearing information on the ethnography of agricultural communities in northern Oman and especially on the... More
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