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Death / Burial / Cemeteries / Tombs

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
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
Sub Title:
An archaeological investigation of the chambered cairns and early Bronze Age mortuary deposits at Cairnderry and Bargrennan White Cairn, south-west Scotland
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
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
Sub Title:
Epigraphy, gender and familial relations
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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£75.00
Author:
T. Júdice Gamito
Publication Year:
1988
Language:
English
Paperback:
414pp, Includes illustrations, plans, bibliography: p185-235
ISBN:
9780860545651
BAR number:
S439
Sub Title:
The Case of Tartessos
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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
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
Sub Title:
The Chronology, Morphology and Landscape Setting of the Portal Tombs of Ireland, Wales and Cornwall
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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Prehistoric Ceramics of Northeastern Thailand
with special reference to Ban Na Di
£65.00
Author:
Brian Vincent
Publication Year:
1988
Language:
English
Paperback:
340pp
ISBN:
9780860545927
BAR number:
S461
Sub Title:
with special reference to Ban Na Di
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Bronze-und eisenzeitliche Besiedlung in den Rheinischen Lößbörden
Archäologische Siedlungsmuster im Braunkohlengebiet
£60.00
Author:
Angela Simons
Publication Year:
1989
Language:
German with summary in English
Paperback:
300pp, Illustrated throughout, figures.
ISBN:
9780860545996
BAR number:
S467
Sub Title:
Archäologische Siedlungsmuster im Braunkohlengebiet
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Das Totenritual, geprägt durch Jenseitsvorstellungen und Gesellschaftsrealität
Theorie des Totenrituals eines kupferzeitlichen Friedhofs zu Tiszapolgár-Basatanya (Ungarn)
£36.00
Author:
Marita Meisenheimer
Publication Year:
1989
Language:
German
Paperback:
178pp
ISBN:
9780860546122
BAR number:
S475
Sub Title:
Theorie des Totenrituals eines kupferzeitlichen Friedhofs zu Tiszapolgár-Basatanya (Ungarn)
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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
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
Sub Title:
A geological study of first-century funerary monuments and monumental architecture
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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Approaches to Swedish Prehistory
A spectrum of problems and perspectives in contemporary research
£72.00
Editors:
Thomas B. Larsson and Hans Lundmark
Publication Year:
1989
Language:
English
Paperback:
400pp
ISBN:
9780860546412
BAR number:
S500
Sub Title:
A spectrum of problems and perspectives in contemporary research
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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
Author:
Kirsty Owen
Publication Year:
2000
Language:
English
Paperback:
316pp
ISBN:
9781407304816
BAR number:
B513
Sub Title:
Exploring the Relationship between the Ars Moriendi Tradition and the Material Culture of Death in Gloucestershire, c.1350-1700A.D.
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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The Imagination of Matter
Religion and Ecology in Mesoamerican Traditions
£46.00
Editors:
Davíd Carrasco
Publication Year:
1989
Language:
English
Paperback:
230pp
ISBN:
9780860546566
BAR number:
S515
Sub Title:
Religion and Ecology in Mesoamerican Traditions
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£48.00
Author:
Richard N. Wilen
Publication Year:
1989
Language:
English
Paperback:
238pp
ISBN:
9780860546580
BAR number:
S517
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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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£37.00
Author:
Ezra L. Meyerhof
Publication Year:
1989
Language:
English
Paperback:
182pp
ISBN:
9780860546795
BAR number:
S534
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Art, Death and Social Order
The Mortuary Arts of Pre-Conquest Central Panama
£54.00
Author:
Peter S. Briggs
Publication Year:
1989
Language:
English
Paperback:
272pp
ISBN:
9780860546979
BAR number:
S550
Sub Title:
The Mortuary Arts of Pre-Conquest Central Panama
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Enterramientos de Balberta, un sitio en la Costa Sur de Guatemala
Algunas comparaciones con otros sitios e inferencias sobre su organización social
£26.00
Author:
Barbara Arroyo
Publication Year:
1990
Language:
Spanish
Paperback:
122pp
ISBN:
9780860547068
BAR number:
S559
Sub Title:
Algunas comparaciones con otros sitios e inferencias sobre su organización social
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£71.00
Editors:
Ricardo J. Elia and Al B. Wesolowsky
Publication Year:
1991
Language:
English
Paperback:
396pp, Includes 136 figures.
ISBN:
9780860547129
BAR number:
S564
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Health in Past Societies
Biocultural interpretations of human skeletal remains in archaeological contexts
£32.00
Editors:
Helen Bush and Marek Zvelebil
Publication Year:
1991
Language:
English
Paperback:
154pp
ISBN:
9780860547167
BAR number:
S567
Sub Title:
Biocultural interpretations of human skeletal remains in archaeological contexts
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Lod (Lydda), Israel
From its Origins through the Byzantine Period 5600 B.C.E. - 640 C.E.
£43.00
Author:
Joshua J. Schwartz
Publication Year:
1991
Language:
English
Paperback:
210pp, Includes text illustrations
ISBN:
9780860547211
BAR number:
S571
Sub Title:
From its Origins through the Byzantine Period 5600 B.C.E. - 640 C.E.
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£29.00
Author:
Alice Rogers
Publication Year:
2013
Language:
English
Paperback:
115pp. Illustrated throughout, data Appendices
ISBN:
9781407311111
BAR number:
B581
Sub Title:
A pilot study based on modern excavations
This study examines female representation in British Chalcolithic and Early Bronze Age (2500 - 1500 BC) funerary practices. Chronology... More
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£84.00
Author:
Jean-Paul Farruggia
Publication Year:
1992
Language:
French
Paperback:
560pp, Includes plans and a bibliography.
ISBN:
9780860547372
BAR number:
S581
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Contextual Archaeology of Burial Practice
Case studies from Roman Britain
£49.00
Author:
John Pearce
Publication Year:
2013
Language:
English
Paperback:
263pp. Illustrated throughout.
ISBN:
9781407311968
BAR number:
B588
Sub Title:
Case studies from Roman Britain
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
£67.00
Author:
Shimon Dar, translated from the Hebrew by M. Erez
Publication Year:
1993
Language:
English, translated from Hebrew
Paperback:
356pp.
ISBN:
9780860547563
BAR number:
S589
Sub Title:
Ituraean culture in the Hellenistic and Roman periods
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Excavations in Akhmīm, Egypt
Continuity and change in city life from late antiquity to the present. First Report
£23.00
Author:
Sheila McNally and Ivančica Dvoržak Schrunk
Publication Year:
1993
Language:
English
Paperback:
116pp, Includes figures & illustrations.
ISBN:
9780860547600
BAR number:
S590
Sub Title:
Continuity and change in city life from late antiquity to the present. First Report
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Unearthing Late Medieval Children
Health, status and burial practice in Southern England
£40.00
Author:
Heidi Dawson
Publication Year:
2014
Language:
English
Paperback:
179pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407312477
BAR number:
B593
Sub Title:
Health, status and burial practice in Southern England
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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£104.00
Editors:
W.H. Waldren, J.A. Ensenyat and R.C. Kennard
Publication Year:
1995
Language:
English
Paperback:
719pp.
ISBN:
9780860547914
BAR number:
S611
Sub Title:
Volumes I and II
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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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£48.00
Author:
Christine Chataigner
Publication Year:
1995
Language:
French
Paperback:
240pp
ISBN:
9780860548058
BAR number:
S624
Sub-series name:
Maison de l’Orient Méditerranéen
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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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Between River and Barrow
A reappraisal of Bronze Age metalwork found in the province of East-Flanders (Belgium)
£39.00
Author:
Koen Verlaeckt with contributions by Jean Bourgeois, Mark Van Strydonck, Veerle Hendrix, Jozef Vynckier and Helena Wouters
Publication Year:
1996
Language:
English
Paperback:
194pp
ISBN:
9780860548140
BAR number:
S632
Sub Title:
A reappraisal of Bronze Age metalwork found in the province of East-Flanders (Belgium)
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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
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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£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
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
Sub Title:
Social Change in the Thames Valley from the Late Bronze Age to the Middle Iron Age
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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£34.00
Author:
Sheila McNally
Publication Year:
1996
Language:
English
Paperback:
162pp, Includes numerous figures and charts, 14 drawings.
ISBN:
9780860548232
BAR number:
S639
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£70.00
Author:
Wanda Löwe
Publication Year:
1996
Language:
German
Paperback:
392pp
ISBN:
9780860548270
BAR number:
S642
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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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£45.00
Author:
Philip Mason
Publication Year:
1996
Language:
English
Paperback:
228pp, Illustrated throughout, tables, maps.
ISBN:
9780860548287
BAR number:
S643
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£73.00
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
Sub Title:
Excavations 2006–2011
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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Limatambo
Archaeology, history and the regional societies of Inca Cusco
£56.00
Author:
Ken Heffernan
Publication Year:
1996
Language:
English
Paperback:
280pp
ISBN:
9780860548294
BAR number:
S644
Sub Title:
Archaeology, history and the regional societies of Inca Cusco
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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
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
Sub Title:
Representations of the Human Figure in Funerary Contexts in Anglo-Saxon Art, AD 400–680
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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£80.00
Author:
Maria Effinger
Publication Year:
1996
Language:
German
Paperback:
452pp, Includes 67 pages of plates and many illustrations.
ISBN:
9780860548317
BAR number:
S646
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Islam, Archaeology and History
Gao Region (Mali) ca. AD 900 - 1250
£32.00
Author:
Timothy Insoll
Publication Year:
1996
Language:
English
Paperback:
152pp
ISBN:
9780860548324
BAR number:
S647
Sub Title:
Gao Region (Mali) ca. AD 900 - 1250
Sub-series name:
Cambridge Monographs in African Archaeology (now African Archaeology), 39
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£54.00
Author:
Pablo Vidal González
Publication Year:
1996
Language:
Spanish
Paperback:
270pp, Includes 185 figures, 56 tables, 24 plates
ISBN:
9780860548423
BAR number:
S653
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