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International Archaeological Reports since 1974

Death / Burial / Cemeteries / Tombs

COMING SOON: Incontri e Mobilità nel Mediterraneo preistorico
Le necropoli siciliane di Cozzo del Pantano e Matrensa
£59.00
Sub Title:
Le necropoli siciliane di Cozzo del Pantano e Matrensa
Editors:
Davide Tanasi and Carlo Veca
Publication Year:
2019
Language:
Italian with an English summary
Paperback:
253 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 22 tables, 50 figures.
ISBN:
9781407356457
L’Età del Bronzo Medio (meta’ XV - meta’ XIII secolo a.C.) rappresenta un momento cruciale per lo sviluppo culturale delle comunità indigene siciliane,... More
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COMING SOON: Current Approaches to People, Places and Things in the Early Medieval Period
Proceedings of the 12th Annual Early Medieval Archaeology Student Symposium
£30.00
Sub Title:
Proceedings of the 12th Annual Early Medieval Archaeology Student Symposium
Editors:
Heather Christie and Megan Kasten
Publication Year:
2019
Language:
English
Paperback:
121 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 10 tables, 81 figures.
ISBN:
9781407356501
The Early Medieval Archaeology Student Symposium was created in 2007 to provide a platform for research students and early career archaeologists focusing on... More
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Burial Practices in Roman Britain
A survey of grave treatment and furnishing A.D. 43-410
£105.00
Sub Title:
A survey of grave treatment and furnishing A.D. 43-410
Author:
Robert Philpott
Publication Year:
1991
Language:
English
Paperback:
483pp. 2011 reprint, includes plans, transparencies, Bibliography: p. 374-393
ISBN:
9780860547259
BAR number:
B219
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Settlement, Burial and Industry in Roman Godmanchester
Excavations in the extra-mural area: The Parks 1998, London Road 1997–8, and other investigations
£53.00
Editors:
Alex Jones
Publication Year:
2003
Language:
English
Paperback:
240pp, Includes 57 tables, 50 plates drawings plans, photographs, 15-page bibliography, 3 Appendices
ISBN:
9781841714844
BAR number:
B346
Sub Title:
Excavations in the extra-mural area: The Parks 1998, London Road 1997–8, and other investigations
Sub-series name:
Birmingham University Field Archaeology Unit Monograph Series
This volume presents the results from two excavations in the extra-mural area of Roman Godmanchester. Excavation at the Parks, to the... More
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£114.00
Author:
Paul Cockerham
Publication Year:
2006
Language:
English
Paperback:
631pp. Includes 13 maps, 264 figures illustrations and plates, 8 data Appendices
ISBN:
9781841719450
BAR number:
B412
'Memorialisation and the Cornish Funeral Monument Industry 1497-1660' presents an extensive appraisal of several cohesive style groups of... More
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Viking Burial in the North of England
A study of Contact, Interaction and Reaction between Scandinavian Migrants with Resident Groups, and the effect of Immigration on Aspects of Cultural Continuity
£36.00
Sub Title:
A study of Contact, Interaction and Reaction between Scandinavian Migrants with Resident Groups, and the effect of Immigration on Aspects of Cultural Continuity
Author:
Angela Z. Redmond
Publication Year:
2007
Language:
English
Paperback:
220pp. Illustrated throughout.
ISBN:
9781407300504
BAR number:
B429
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From Cairn to Cemetery
An archaeological investigation of the chambered cairns and early Bronze Age mortuary deposits at Cairnderry and Bargrennan White Cairn, south-west Scotland
£43.00
Sub Title:
An archaeological investigation of the chambered cairns and early Bronze Age mortuary deposits at Cairnderry and Bargrennan White Cairn, south-west Scotland
Author:
Vicki Cummings and Chris Fowler with contributions by Diane Aldritt, Andrew Chamberlain, Georgina Chela, Christie Cox, Donald Davidson, Hege Hollund, Jennifer Mulrooney, Marion O’Neil, Amelia Pannett, Phil Parkes, Alison Sheridan, Ben Stern, Aaron Wat
Publication Year:
2007
Language:
English
Paperback:
200pp. Includes 166 figures, maps, plans, tables, drawings and photographs, 13 data Appendices
ISBN:
9781407300399
BAR number:
B434
This volume presents the methodology and results for the excavations at Cairnderry and Bargrennan, south-west Scotland. A comparative... More
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Romano-British Tombstones between the 1st and 3rd Centuries AD
Epigraphy, gender and familial relations
£48.00
Sub Title:
Epigraphy, gender and familial relations
Author:
Geoff W. Adams and Rebecca Tobler
Publication Year:
2007
Language:
English
Paperback:
221pp. Includes 51 figures, 13 tables, 42 plates, 6 data Appendices
ISBN:
9781407300870
BAR number:
B437
For one of the most isolated provinces in the Roman Empire, the archaeology of Roman Britain has been one of the most researched areas.... More
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'Out of Darkness, Cometh Light': Life and Death in Nineteenth-Century Wolverhampton
Excavation of the overflow burial ground of St Peter's Collegiate Church, Wolverhampton 2001-2002
£27.00
Author:
Josephine Adams and Kevin Colls
Publication Year:
2007
Language:
English
Paperback:
112pp, Includes 62 tables, 64 figures, maps, plans, drawings and photographs, Glossary and data Appendix
ISBN:
9781407301235
BAR number:
B442
Sub Title:
Excavation of the overflow burial ground of St Peter's Collegiate Church, Wolverhampton 2001-2002
Sub-series name:
Birmingham Archaeology Monograph Series, 3
Between October 2001 and January 2002, Birmingham University Field Archaeology Unit (now Birmingham Archaeology) carried out... More
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Portal Tombs in the Landscape
The Chronology, Morphology and Landscape Setting of the Portal Tombs of Ireland, Wales and Cornwall
£48.00
Sub Title:
The Chronology, Morphology and Landscape Setting of the Portal Tombs of Ireland, Wales and Cornwall
Author:
Tatjana Kytmannow
Publication Year:
2008
Language:
English
Paperback:
227pp. Illustrated throughout with tables, figures, maps, plans, drawings and photographs. With CD containing catalogue of 225 sites.
ISBN:
9781407302515
BAR number:
B455
Portal tombs are the least researched megalithic class in Ireland, despite the fact that they have one of the widest distributions of all... More
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£54.00
Author:
Mary Chester-Kadwell
Publication Year:
2009
Language:
English
Paperback:
247pp. Illustrated throughout with figures, maps, plans, drawings and photographs including 6 colour plates. Catalogues and Gazetteer
ISBN:
9781407304168
BAR number:
B481
This work is a study of Anglo-Saxon mortuary and settlement practices in the landscape of Norfolk (eastern England) from the early fifth... More
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Roman Quarrying and Stone Supply on the Periphery - Southern England
A geological study of first-century funerary monuments and monumental architecture
£43.00
Sub Title:
A geological study of first-century funerary monuments and monumental architecture
Author:
Kevin M. J. Hayward
Publication Year:
2009
Language:
English
Paperback:
200pp. Illustrated throughout with maps, plans, drawings, figures, tables and photographs. With additional material online (appendix).
ISBN:
9781407306179
BAR number:
B500
The content of this report which examines the geological source of the earliest examples of fine freestone carving in the province,... More
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Identity, Commemoration and the Art of Dying Well
Exploring the Relationship between the Ars Moriendi Tradition and the Material Culture of Death in Gloucestershire, c.1350-1700A.D.
£69.00
Sub Title:
Exploring the Relationship between the Ars Moriendi Tradition and the Material Culture of Death in Gloucestershire, c.1350-1700A.D.
Author:
Kirsty Owen
Publication Year:
2000
Language:
English
Paperback:
316pp
ISBN:
9781407304816
BAR number:
B513
This study considers how the treatment of death in related forms of material culture might have contributed to the definition of elite... More
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£36.00
Author:
R. M. Chapple with appendices by Sean Denham, Catherine M. Dunne, Meriel McClatchie Maria B. O’Hare artefact illustrations by Stephanie Godden
Publication Year:
2010
Language:
English with abstract in German and French
Paperback:
167pp. Includes 77 figures, 75 plates, 12 tables
ISBN:
9781407307244
BAR number:
B521
This volume details the excavation of a remarkably well preserved, enclosed Middle Bronze Age cemetery in the townland of Gransha, Co... More
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£41.00
Author:
Alistair Marshall
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
English
Paperback:
169pp. Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white
ISBN:
9781407307862
BAR number:
B530
Two extended papers investigating two contemporary areas of experimental archaeology. Paper 1: Simulation of prehistoric cremation:... More
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£29.00
Sub Title:
A pilot study based on modern excavations
Author:
Alice Rogers
Publication Year:
2013
Language:
English
Paperback:
115pp. Illustrated throughout, data Appendices
ISBN:
9781407311111
BAR number:
B581
This study examines female representation in British Chalcolithic and Early Bronze Age (2500 - 1500 BC) funerary practices. Chronology... More
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Contextual Archaeology of Burial Practice
Case studies from Roman Britain
£49.00
Sub Title:
Case studies from Roman Britain
Author:
John Pearce
Publication Year:
2013
Language:
English
Paperback:
263pp. Illustrated throughout.
ISBN:
9781407311968
BAR number:
B588
This study explores the insights into provincial Roman societies that can be gained from the archaeological evidence for burial practice,... More
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Settlements and Cult Sites on Mount Hermon Israel
Ituraean culture in the Hellenistic and Roman periods
£51.00
Sub Title:
Ituraean culture in the Hellenistic and Roman periods
Author:
Shimon Dar
Publication Year:
1993
Language:
English
Paperback:
347pp.
ISBN:
9780860547563
BAR number:
S589
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Unearthing Late Medieval Children
Health, status and burial practice in Southern England
£40.00
Sub Title:
Health, status and burial practice in Southern England
Author:
Heidi Dawson
Publication Year:
2014
Language:
English
Paperback:
179pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407312477
BAR number:
B593
This study explores the status of children in the late medieval period (AD 1066-1539) based on two concepts of the child; biological and... More
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Castillo de Doña Blanca
Archeo-environmental investigations in the Bay of Cádiz Spain (750-500 B.C.)
£40.00
Sub Title:
Archeo-environmental investigations in the Bay of Cádiz Spain (750-500 B.C.)
Editors:
Eufrasia Roselló and Arturo Morales
Publication Year:
1994
Language:
English
Paperback:
228pp. Includes figures.
ISBN:
9780860547679
BAR number:
S593
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£103.00
Sub Title:
Volumes I and II
Editors:
W.H. Waldren, J.A. Ensenyat and R.C. Kennard
Publication Year:
1995
Language:
English
Paperback:
719pp.
ISBN:
9780860547914
BAR number:
S611
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£34.00
Author:
Dirk H. Steinforth
Publication Year:
2015
Language:
German
Paperback:
140pp. Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white
ISBN:
9781407313658
BAR number:
B611
Die Isle of Man besitzt außergewöhnlich viele und interessante 'Wikingergräber', von reich ausgestatteten Schiffs- und Hügelgräbern zu einfachen... More
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£51.00
Author:
Phyllis Mercer
Publication Year:
2015
Language:
English
Paperback:
202pp. Illustrated throughout in black and white. With additional material online (appendices)
ISBN:
9781407313849
BAR number:
B616
Portal tombs, of which there are approximately 180 in Ireland, are the least studied of the great megaliths of Neolithic Ireland. Three aspects are... More
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£63.00
Author:
Nicole Roth
Publication Year:
2016
Language:
English
Paperback:
278pp. Illustrated throughout in black and white: 127 tables, 305 figures. With additional material online (appendix).
ISBN:
9781407315300
BAR number:
B627
This study investigates potential regional patterns of Iron Age burial practices and the cultural implications thereof. It is a literary-based assessment of... More
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£42.00
Author:
Neal Johnson
Publication Year:
2017
Language:
English
Paperback:
176 pages, Illustrated throughout in black and white and colour. 26 tables, 91 figures (35 in colour)
ISBN:
9781407315966
BAR number:
B632
This research focuses on the Early Bronze Age round barrows of the central and northern Anglo-Welsh borderlands. Contextualisation of the barrows is... 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
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
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
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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£60.00
Author:
Rebecca Crozier
Publication Year:
2018
Language:
English
Paperback:
333 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 37 tables, 84 figures, 54 plates. Appendices: 8 tables, 68 figures, 4 plates
ISBN:
9781407315713
BAR number:
B635
Megalithic tombs in Orkney have yielded some of the largest volumes of human remains in Neolithic Britain. However, discrete skeletons are lacking; the... More
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Creating Society and Constructing the Past
Social Change in the Thames Valley from the Late Bronze Age to the Middle Iron Age
£64.00
Sub Title:
Social Change in the Thames Valley from the Late Bronze Age to the Middle Iron Age
Author:
Alex Davies
Publication Year:
2018
Language:
English
Paperback:
293 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 35 tables, 151 figures (46 in colour), 76 graphs and 18 colour maps. With additional material online (appendices)
ISBN:
9781407316062
BAR number:
B637
This book gives a new account of society and social change in the upper and middle Thames Valley from the Late Bronze Age to Middle Iron Age, 1150-100... More
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£23.00
Author:
Sheila McNally
Publication Year:
1996
Language:
English
Paperback:
77pp. Includes numerous figures and charts, 14 drawings.
ISBN:
9780860548232
BAR number:
S639
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£47.00
Author:
Geneviève Tellier
Publication Year:
2018
Language:
English
Paperback:
214 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 47 tables, 90 figures (4 in colour).
ISBN:
9781407316499
BAR number:
B642
This book brings together, for the first time, all of the burials and funerary practices from the Middle Neolithic to the end of the Middle Bronze Age... More
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£73.00
Sub Title:
Excavations 2006–2011
Author:
Lilian Ladle
Publication Year:
2018
Language:
English with a French and German summary
Paperback:
355 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 83 tables, 222 figures (40 in colour)
ISBN:
9781407316741
BAR number:
B643
This book presents the detailed results of excavations at a small multi-period site in south-east Dorset. The site provided evidence for an Early Neolithic... More
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Image and Performance, Agency and Ideology
Representations of the Human Figure in Funerary Contexts in Anglo-Saxon Art, AD 400–680
£63.00
Sub Title:
Representations of the Human Figure in Funerary Contexts in Anglo-Saxon Art, AD 400–680
Author:
Lisa Brundle
Publication Year:
2019
Language:
English
Paperback:
288pp. Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 43 tables, 87 figures (40 in colour).
ISBN:
9781407316512
BAR number:
B645
This book investigates the topic of human imagery and hybrid human imagery rendered on metalwork of early Anglo-Saxon date recovered within eastern England... More
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£49.00
Sub Title:
Ashmolean Museum, Oxford
Author:
Arthur MacGregor
Publication Year:
1997
Language:
English
Paperback:
288pp. Includes over 700 photographs.
ISBN:
9780860548638
BAR number:
S674
Detailed illustrated catalogue of the continental collection of objects dated from the Roman to the early Medieval periods housed in the... More
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£67.00
Sub Title:
Volume I: Pre- and Protohistory
Editors:
Mark Pearce and Maurizio Tosi with Anna Maria Bietti Sestieri, Serge Cleuziou, Alessandro Guidi, Ludmila Koryakova, Pietro Laureano, Manuel Molinos, Mike Rowlands, Nataliya Shishlina, Simon Stoddart, Andrea Zifferero
Publication Year:
1998
Language:
English
Paperback:
308pp. Includes numerous illustrations and photographs.
ISBN:
9780860548942
BAR number:
S717
Papers in this volume are grouped under following headings: Oases and other forms of agricultural intensification; The visibility of... More
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£33.00
Author:
Lilian Karali
Publication Year:
1999
Language:
English
Paperback:
148pp. Includes 41 illustrations
ISBN:
9780860549666
BAR number:
S761
The purpose of this book is to help the archaeologists in obtaining proper information on shells and their utilisation. The subject has... 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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Les industries à galets aménagés du littoral sud-armoricain (France) au Paléolithique inférieur
Étude techno-typologique, rapports avec l'Acheuléen et comparaisons avec des sites similaires en Europe
£61.00
Sub Title:
Étude techno-typologique, rapports avec l'Acheuléen et comparaisons avec des sites similaires en Europe
Author:
Nathalie Molines
Publication Year:
1999
Language:
French
Paperback:
278pp. Includes 114 figures, 96 tables.
ISBN:
9781841710112
BAR number:
S795
This is a detailed technical and typological study of the pebble-tool industries from the southern Armorican coast during the Lower... More
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Early and Middle Bronze Age Pottery from the Volga-Don Steppe
A catalogue of pottery from the Volgograd Regional History and Cultural Museum
£33.00
Sub Title:
A catalogue of pottery from the Volgograd Regional History and Cultural Museum
Author:
Karlene Jones-Bley
Publication Year:
1999
Language:
English
Paperback:
171pp. Includes line drawings and 10 plates of black and white photographs
ISBN:
9781841710129
BAR number:
S796
The aim of this book is to provide a tool for western archaeologists in the form of an overview and to show the range of ceramics of the... More
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Exchange and Cultural Interactions
A study of long-distance trade and cross-cultural contacts in the Late Bronze Age and Early Iron Age in Central and Eastern Europe
£55.00
Sub Title:
A study of long-distance trade and cross-cultural contacts in the Late Bronze Age and Early Iron Age in Central and Eastern Europe
Author:
Andrzej Pydyn
Publication Year:
1999
Language:
English
Paperback:
254pp. Includes 88 maps, 58 figures
ISBN:
9781841710266
BAR number:
S813
The book analyses exchange and trade in their social contexts, during the transition from the Late Bronze Age to the Early Iron Age, with... More
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£41.00
Author:
José Miguel García Campillo
Publication Year:
2000
Language:
Spanish
Paperback:
185pp. Includes 66 black and white illustrations
ISBN:
9781841710419
BAR number:
S831
This study represents a compilation and systematisation of a corpus of Mayan inscriptions dated to the 9th century from Chitchén Itzá,... More
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COHORS 2
The evidence for and a short history of the auxiliary infantry units of the Imperial Roman Army
£110.00
Sub Title:
The evidence for and a short history of the auxiliary infantry units of the Imperial Roman Army
Author:
John Spaul
Publication Year:
2000
Language:
English
Paperback:
585pp. Includes illustrations.
ISBN:
9781841710464
BAR number:
S841
This is a second study of the auxiliary units of the Roman Imperial Army, listing all the known cohortes. The study expands and updates... More
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£28.00
Author:
Manuela Wagner
Publication Year:
2000
Language:
German
Paperback:
123pp. Includes black and white illustrations
ISBN:
9781841710501
BAR number:
S846
The bronze bull from Weltenburg and the owls on wheel linchpins from Manching are among the best known animal depictions among Bavaria's... More
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£67.00
Author:
Catherine Liot
Publication Year:
2000
Language:
French
Paperback:
310pp, Includes 34 photographs, 96 figures
ISBN:
9781841710556
BAR number:
S849
Sub Title:
Milieu et techniques
Sub-series name:
Paris Monographs in American Archaeology, 6
Through the study of pre-hispanic salt-making sites in the Basin of Sayula on the east Mexican coast, this book aims to shed further... More
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£41.00
Author:
Nathalie Ragot
Publication Year:
2000
Language:
French
Paperback:
224pp, Includes 12 plates of line drawings and maps
ISBN:
9781841710822
BAR number:
S881
Sub-series name:
Paris Monographs in American Archaeology
This work is dedicated to the after-life beliefs and mortuary practices of the ancient Aztecs. The ultimate aim is to establish how the... More
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Signifying Place and Space
World perspectives of rock art and landscape
£41.00
Sub Title:
World perspectives of rock art and landscape
Editors:
George Nash
Publication Year:
2000
Language:
English
Paperback:
186pp. Includes numerous plates and figures.
ISBN:
9781841710983
BAR number:
S902
It seems that, over recent years, the term landscape has received much discussion, albeit based on the mechanics of landscape. What has... More
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£69.00
Author:
Barbara Adams with contributions by Theya Molleson, Ahmed Gamal el-Din Fahmy and Hala N. Barakat
Publication Year:
2000
Language:
English
Paperback:
316pp, Includes 30 tables, 116 plates (13 colour), 30 figures.
ISBN:
9781841710990
BAR number:
S903
Sub-series name:
Egyptian Studies Association Publication, 4
Hierakonpolis is situated some 650 km south of Cairo and 113 km north of Aswan. The Locality 6 cemetery lies 2 km south west of the edge... More
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£49.00
Author:
Paolo M Costa
Publication Year:
2001
Language:
English
Paperback:
270pp. Includes 338 figures, photographs, plans, maps, 43 colour plates.
ISBN:
9781841712307
BAR number:
S938
This volume is concerned with the religious architecture of the Sultanate of Oman, a missing chapter in the art history of the Islamic... More
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Archaeology of the Roman Empire
A tribute to the life and works of Professor Barri Jones
£81.00
Sub Title:
A tribute to the life and works of Professor Barri Jones
Editors:
N.J. Higham
Publication Year:
2001
Language:
English
Paperback:
372pp. Illustrated throughout with photographs, maps, plans and drawings.
ISBN:
9781841712321
BAR number:
S940
Contains a biography of Professor Barri Jones by Nick Higham and a bibliography of his published writings. Thirty-three leading... More
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