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Death / Burial / Cemeteries / Tombs

Death and Burial in Arabia and Beyond
Multidisciplinary perspectives
£85.00
Editors:
Lloyd Weeks
Publication Year:
2010
Language:
English
Paperback:
389pp, Illustrated throughout with maps, plans and figures
ISBN:
9781407306483
BAR number:
S2107
Sub Title:
Multidisciplinary perspectives
Sub-series name:
Society for Arabian Studies Monographs (now British Foundation for the Study of Arabia Monographs), 10
This volume represents the proceedings of the conference entitled 'Death, Burial and the Transition to the Afterlife in Arabia and... More
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£36.00
Editors:
David Calado, Maxilian Baldia and Matthew Boulanger
Publication Year:
2010
Language:
English, French and Spanish
Paperback:
167pp, Illustrated throughout with maps, plans, figures, drawings and photographs
ISBN:
9781407306636
BAR number:
S2122
Sub-series name:
Proceedings of the XV World Congress UISPP (Lisbon, 4-9 September 2006), 7
This book includes papers from Session C68 (Part I) of the XV UISPP World Congress (Lisbon, 4-9 September 2006). More
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Session C68 (Part II): Monumental Questions: Prehistoric Megaliths, Mounds, and Enclosures
Proceedings of the XV UISPP World Congress (Lisbon 4-9 September 2006) / Actes du XV Congrès Mondial (Lisbonne 4-9 Septembre 2006) Vol.8
£37.00
Editors:
David Calado, Maxilian Baldia and Matthew Boulanger
Publication Year:
2010
Language:
English, French and Spanish
Paperback:
173pp, Illustrated throughout with maps, plans, figures, drawings and photographs
ISBN:
9781407306643
BAR number:
S2123
Sub Title:
Proceedings of the XV UISPP World Congress (Lisbon 4-9 September 2006) / Actes du XV Congrès Mondial (Lisbonne 4-9 Septembre 2006) Vol.8
Sub-series name:
Proceedings of the XV World Congress UISPP (Lisbon, 4-9 September 2006), 8
This book includes papers from Session C68 (Part II) of the XV UISPP World Congress (Lisbon, 4-9 September 2006). More
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£40.00
Author:
Angelos Tillios
Publication Year:
2010
Language:
German
Paperback:
183pp. Illustrated throughout with maps, plans, figures, drawings and photographs. With catalogue
ISBN:
9781407306780
BAR number:
S2137
The present study aims to define the function and meaning of images of horsemen and horse leaders on Attic grave and votive reliefs in... More
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£129.00
Author:
Mike Parker Pearson with Karen Godden, Ramilisonina, Retsihisatse, Jean-Luc Schwenninger, Georges Heurtebize, Chantal Radimilahy and Helen Smith. With contributions by Irene de Luis, David Barker, Seth Priestman, Lucien Rakotozafy, Bako Rasoarifetra, Alan
Publication Year:
2010
Language:
English
Paperback:
768pp. Illustrated throughout with maps, plans, figures, drawings and photographs
ISBN:
9781407306803
BAR number:
S2139
This book presents the results of archaeological research in the extreme south of Madagascar between 1991 and 2003, and provides a... More
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£59.00
Author:
Emma Elder
Publication Year:
2010
Language:
English
Paperback:
268pp. Includes 8 data appendices, illustrated with figures and tables, With additional material online (Database files)
ISBN:
9781407306841
BAR number:
S2143
Sub Title:
Grim Investigations: Reaping the Dead
Archaeology has a unique and significant perspective to offer the territorial debate. In the 1970s Saxe and Goldstein argued, based on... More
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The Lake of Knives and the Lake of Fire
Studies in the topography of passage in ancient Egyptian religious literature
£28.00
Author:
Eltayeb Sayed Abbas
Publication Year:
2010
Language:
English
Paperback:
123pp. Includes 40 figures
ISBN:
9781407306858
BAR number:
S2144
Sub Title:
Studies in the topography of passage in ancient Egyptian religious literature
This research is an investigation into the safe passage of the deceased over water as exemplified in the early Egyptian legends involving... More
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£60.00
Author:
Atle Omland
Publication Year:
2010
Language:
English
Paperback:
276pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407306957
BAR number:
S2153
The main objective of this book is to discuss parts of the later life histories of burial mounds by studying local interests in them... More
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Die Prunkgräber der Wessex- und der Aunjetitz-Kultur
Ein Vergleich der Repräsentationssitten von sozialem Status
£28.00
Author:
Christoph Steffen
Publication Year:
2010
Language:
German
Paperback:
127pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407307046
BAR number:
S2160
Sub Title:
Ein Vergleich der Repräsentationssitten von sozialem Status
The concept of this work is an intercultural comparison between the Early Bronze Age 'princely burials' of the south English Wessex... More
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£49.00
Author:
Bo Jensen
Publication Year:
2010
Language:
English
Paperback:
223pp. Illustrated throughout. With additional material online (database).
ISBN:
9781407307138
BAR number:
S2169
Two hundered years of antiquarian and archaeological and archaeological interest has generated an archive of some 1350 Viking Age... More
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£23.00
Editors:
Sally Crawford and Christina Lee
Publication Year:
2010
Language:
English
Paperback:
80pp
ISBN:
9781407307145
BAR number:
S2170
Sub-series name:
Studies in Early Medicine, 1
Studies in Early Medicine originated in a series of workshops on 'Disease and Disability in Early Medieval Europe' held at the... More
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La Necropoli di Campovalano
Tombe orientalizzanti e arcaiche, II
£99.00
Editors:
Cristina Chiaramonte Treré, Vincenzo d’Ercole and Cecilia Scotti
Publication Year:
2010
Language:
Italian
Paperback:
452pp. Includes catalogue, 154 black and white plates. With additional material online (images and figures)
ISBN:
9781407307183
BAR number:
S2174
Sub Title:
Tombe orientalizzanti e arcaiche, II
This volume, investigating the necropolis and sequences of 607 tombs, completes the publication of the site of Campovalano (predominately... More
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£34.00
Author:
Lidija Mary McKnight
Publication Year:
2010
Language:
English
Paperback:
155pp. Illustrated throughout. With additional material online (Appendix_Selected photographs, radiographs and CT images)
ISBN:
9781407307190
BAR number:
S2175
The Egyptians were the only ancient civilization to intentionally preserve their animal dead using artificial mummification techniques.... More
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£29.00
Author:
Kelly-Anne Diamond
Publication Year:
2010
Language:
English
Paperback:
131pp. Includes 45 figures
ISBN:
9781407307299
BAR number:
S2179
The research conducted for this work revolves around the Egyptian word HAi. Man's innate desire to defeat death has found expression in... More
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The Funerary Landscape at Knossos
A diachronic study of Minoan burial customs with special reference to the warrior graves
£30.00
Author:
Madelaine Miller
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
English
Paperback:
125pp
ISBN:
9781407307572
BAR number:
S2201
Sub Title:
A diachronic study of Minoan burial customs with special reference to the warrior graves
During the last century's archaeological investigations of the advanced Bronze Age culture maintained by the so-called Minoans on the... 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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£60.00
Editors:
P. Bueno Ramirez, E. Cerrillo Cuenca, A. Gonzalez Cordero
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
English and Spanish
Paperback:
275pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407307770
BAR number:
S2219
The convergence of a number of research groups with common interests in an area little favored by the traditional hypotheses of the... More
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£52.00
Editors:
†S. Cleuziou, S. Méry et B. Vogt
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
French
Paperback:
241pp, Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407307893
BAR number:
S2227
Sub Title:
Les sépultures de l’âge du Bronze
Sub-series name:
Maison de l’archéologie René Ginouvès-Nanterre / Abou Dhabi Authority for Culture and Heritage (ADACH)
This work is the definitive publication of the excavation that took place between 1977 and 1984 of several tombs by the French... More
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Kurgan Studies
An environmental and archaeological multiproxy study of burial mounds in the Eurasian steppe zone
£79.00
Editors:
Ákos Peto and Attila Barczi
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
English
Paperback:
365pp. Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white
ISBN:
9781407308029
BAR number:
S2238
Sub Title:
An environmental and archaeological multiproxy study of burial mounds in the Eurasian steppe zone
This volume presents a series of archaeological and scientific studies focusing on Kurgans in Hungary and Russia. Kurgans are the burial... More
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£55.00
Editors:
Manuel Álvarez Martí-Aguilar
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
Spanish
Paperback:
255pp. Illustrated throughout in black and white
ISBN:
9781407308098
BAR number:
S2245
This publication offers new perspectives on the Phoenician presence in the Iberian Peninsula. It is proposed that Tartesos needs to be... More
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£51.00
Editors:
Marion Uckelmann and Marianne Mödlinger
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
English
Paperback:
231pp. Illustrated throughout in black and white
ISBN:
9781407308227
BAR number:
S2255
The articles in this volume cover aspects relating to archaeometallurgy, functional analyses, experimental work and archaeology and focus... More
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L'età del Ferro a Capua
Aspetti distintivi del contesto culturale e suo inquadramento nelle dinamiche di sviluppo dell’Italia protostorica
£119.00
Author:
Gianluca Melandri
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
Italian with English summary
Paperback:
702pp. Illustrated throughout. With additional material online (tables).
ISBN:
9781407308364
BAR number:
S2265
Sub Title:
Aspetti distintivi del contesto culturale e suo inquadramento nelle dinamiche di sviluppo dell’Italia protostorica
In this extensive study, the author aims at a comprehensive analysis of funerary archaeological evidence in Early Iron Age Capua, the... More
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£42.00
Editors:
Mike Lally and Alison Moore
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
English
Paperback:
173pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407308456
BAR number:
S2271
Updated papers presented at the infancy and childhood conference at the University of Kent in 2005. From this conference the new Society... More
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Estudios recientes de Arqueología Gaditana
Actas de las Jornadas de Jóvenes Investigadores Prehistoria & Arqueología (Cádiz, abril 2008)
£70.00
Editors:
J. J. Díaz, A. M. Sáez, E. Vijande and J. Lagóstena
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
Spanish
Paperback:
321pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407308500
BAR number:
S2276
Sub Title:
Actas de las Jornadas de Jóvenes Investigadores Prehistoria & Arqueología (Cádiz, abril 2008)
Proceedings of a conference on the early archaeology of Cadiz, Spain, held in April 2008. More
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Frayer la route d'un monde inversé
Sacrifice et offrandes animales dans la culture Mochica (100-800 apr. J.-C.), côte nord du Pérou
£93.00
Author:
Nicolas Goepfert
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
French with abstracts in English, French & Spanish
Paperback:
425pp, Illustrated throughout, data CD
ISBN:
9781407308524
BAR number:
S2278
Sub Title:
Sacrifice et offrandes animales dans la culture Mochica (100-800 apr. J.-C.), côte nord du Pérou
Sub-series name:
Paris Monographs in American Archaeology, 28
The Moche culture (100-800 A.D.) developed on the northern Peruvian coast in an area spread over the Piura and Nepeña valleys. The... More
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£73.00
Author:
Andrea Moreno Martín
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
Spanish with English abstract
Paperback:
337pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407308753
BAR number:
S2298
Normally, in Archaeology, material culture tends to be the main object of study for past societies, especially those who have no written... More
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£28.00
Author:
Kerry Muhlestein
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
English
Paperback:
118pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407308760
BAR number:
S2299
This book is hoped to be only the beginning of explorations of the ancient Egyptian notion of upholding Order (Ma'at) through violence.... More
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£46.00
Editors:
Colleen M. Zori and Ilana Johnson
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
English
Paperback:
207pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407308937
BAR number:
S2310
A collection of recent papers on the prehistoric Jequetepeque Valley, Peru. More
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£45.00
Author:
David John Goldstein
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
English
Paperback:
205pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407309019
BAR number:
S2318
During the Middle Sicán period (C.E. 950-1050) on the North Coast of Peru, artisans developed a sophisticated tradition of ceramic and... 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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Egyptology in Australia and New Zealand 2009
Proceedings of the conference held in Melbourne, September 4th-6th
£39.00
Editors:
Christian M. Knoblauch and James C. Gill
Publication Year:
2012
Language:
English
Paperback:
175pp. Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white
ISBN:
9781407309415
BAR number:
S2355
Sub Title:
Proceedings of the conference held in Melbourne, September 4th-6th
16 papers from the 'Egyptology in Australia and New Zealand' Conference held in Melbourne, September 4th-6th 2009. More
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Municipium S( )
A Roman Town in the Central Balkans, Komini near Pljevlja, Montenegro
£25.00
Author:
Miroslava Mirkovic
Publication Year:
2012
Language:
English
Paperback:
95pp. Includes 31 figures, maps and tables in colour and black and white
ISBN:
9781407309439
BAR number:
S2357
Sub Title:
A Roman Town in the Central Balkans, Komini near Pljevlja, Montenegro
Excavations at Komini near Pljevlja and at Kolovrat near Prijepolje were conducted from 1964-1967, and again in 1970-1977. Two Roman-city... More
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£28.00
Editors:
Emmanuel Anati, Luiz Oosterbeek, Federico Mailland
Publication Year:
2012
Language:
English and French
Paperback:
119pp, Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407309477
BAR number:
S2360
Sub-series name:
Proceedings of the XVI World Congress of the International Union of Prehistoric and Protohistoric Sciences (Florianopolis, Brazil, 4-10 September 2011), 1
Congress of the International Union of Prehistoric and Protohistoric Sciences (Florianopolis, Brazil, 4-10 September 2011). More
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£25.00
Editors:
Valeriu Sîrbu and Cristian Schuster
Publication Year:
2012
Language:
English
Paperback:
103pp, Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407309897
BAR number:
S2396
Sub-series name:
Proceedings of the XVI World Congress of the International Union of Prehistoric and Protohistoric Sciences (Florianopolis, Brazil, 4-10 September 2011), 2
This book includes papers from the session 'Tumuli Graves - Status Symbol of the Dead in Bronze and Iron Ages in Europe' held at the XVI... More
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£33.00
Editors:
Kerry Muhlestein and John Gee
Publication Year:
2012
Language:
English
Paperback:
135pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407309903
BAR number:
S2397
This book includes papers from an international Egyptological conference entitled Evolving Egypt: Innovation, Appropriation, and... More
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£115.00
Author:
Gael Cartron
Publication Year:
2012
Language:
French with English abstract
Paperback:
638pp. Two volume set, illustrated throughout.
ISBN:
9781407309934
BAR number:
S2398
Sub Title:
Volume I Synthèse. Volume II Catalogue
This study of the different types of funeral architecture in Roman Egypt sheds new light on the question of the contacts between Egypt... 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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Homines, Funera, Astra
Proceedings of the International Symposium on Funerary Anthropology 5-8 June 2011 ‘1 Decembrie 1918’ University (Alba Iulia, Romania)
£46.00
Editors:
Raluca Kogalniceanu, Roxana-Gabriela Curca, Mihai Gligor and Susan Stratton
Publication Year:
2012
Language:
English
Paperback:
207pp. Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white
ISBN:
9781407310084
BAR number:
S2410
Sub Title:
Proceedings of the International Symposium on Funerary Anthropology 5-8 June 2011 ‘1 Decembrie 1918’ University (Alba Iulia, Romania)
The study of burial practices, of human attitudes and behaviour in the face of death, has been an important part of archaeological... More
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£31.00
Editors:
Juan F. Gibaja, António F. Carvalho and Philippe Chambon
Publication Year:
2012
Language:
English
Paperback:
131pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407310152
BAR number:
S2417
With this book the contributors review funerary practices from the Mesolithic to the Chalcolithic in the Western Mediterranean, more... More
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Canibalismo en la Cueva de Malamuerzo
Identificación de huellas de manipulación intencional en restos óseos humanos de origen arqueológico (Granada, España)
£36.00
Author:
Ana Solari Giachino, Miguel Botella López and Inmaculada Alemán Aguilera
Publication Year:
2012
Language:
Spanish with English abstract
Paperback:
167pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407310176
BAR number:
S2418
Sub Title:
Identificación de huellas de manipulación intencional en restos óseos humanos de origen arqueológico (Granada, España)
This volume focuses on: the identification of indelible traces recorded on bones; on human actions associated with these marks; and... More
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£23.00
Author:
Marina Pinto
Publication Year:
2012
Language:
English
Paperback:
81pp. Includes 7 tables, 2 figures.
ISBN:
9781407310244
BAR number:
S2425
A sample of 1227 Spanish wills, dating from fifteenth-, sixteenth- and seventeenth-century Madrid and Seville, is the basis for an... More
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£53.00
Author:
Margaret A. Judd with a contribution by David N. Edwards
Publication Year:
2012
Language:
English with an Arabic summary
Paperback:
239pp, Illustrated throughout including 13 colour plates
ISBN:
9781407310466
BAR number:
S2442
Sub Title:
Volume 2. The physical anthropology
Sub-series name:
Sudan Archaeological Research Society, 20
The second volume presenting the results of researches at Gabati in central Sudan is concerned with the physical anthropology. The book... More
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South Asian Archaeology 2007: Volume I - Prehistoric Periods
Proceedings of the 19th International Conference of the European Association of South Asian Archaeology Ravenna, Italy, 2-6 July 2007
£58.00
Editors:
Dennys Frenez and Maurizio Tosi
Publication Year:
2013
Language:
English
Paperback:
325pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407310626
BAR number:
S2454
Sub Title:
Proceedings of the 19th International Conference of the European Association of South Asian Archaeology Ravenna, Italy, 2-6 July 2007
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£51.00
Editors:
Roland Nespoulet, Laurent Chiotti, Dominique Henry-Gambier
Publication Year:
2013
Language:
French with English abstracts
Paperback:
223pp. Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white
ISBN:
9781407310664
BAR number:
S2458
Sub Title:
Fouilles et études 2005-2009
What is the status of the human remains from the Level 2 of the Abri Pataud? This is the question that a multidisciplinary team has tried... More
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£75.00
Editors:
Giampaolo Graziadio, Riccardo Guglielmino, Valeria Lenuzza and Salvatore Vitale
Publication Year:
2013
Language:
English and Italian
Paperback:
463pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407310688
BAR number:
S2460
A collection of recent papers presented in honour of Mario Benzi. More
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Indagine topografica sulle aree di pertinenza dell'abbazia di San Salvatore al monte Amiata nella Tuscia meridionale: secoli VI - XIV
L’apporto della fotointerpretazione e dei documenti d’archivio alla ricerca archeologica
£37.00
Author:
Anna Caprasecca
Publication Year:
2013
Language:
Italian
Paperback:
165pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407310763
BAR number:
S2465
Sub Title:
L’apporto della fotointerpretazione e dei documenti d’archivio alla ricerca archeologica
This study of the area around St Saviour's Abbey (Alto Lazio/Tuscia, Viterbo, southern Etruria, Italy) is based on multidisciplinary... More
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From Funeral Monuments to Household Pottery
Current advances in Funnel Beaker Culture (TRB/TBK) research: Proceedings of the Borger Meetings 2009, The Netherlands
£45.00
Editors:
J. A. Bakker, S. B. C. Bloo and M. K. Dütting
Publication Year:
2013
Language:
English
Paperback:
203pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407310855
BAR number:
S2474
Sub Title:
Current advances in Funnel Beaker Culture (TRB/TBK) research: Proceedings of the Borger Meetings 2009, The Netherlands
In November 2009 an international conference on the Trichterbecher Kultur (Funnel Beaker culture; TRB) was held in Borger, the... More
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NW Europe in Transition
The Early Neolithic in Britain and South Sweden
£27.00
Editors:
Mats Larsson and Jolene Debert
Publication Year:
2013
Language:
English
Paperback:
97pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407310879
BAR number:
S2475
Sub Title:
The Early Neolithic in Britain and South Sweden
This book is concerned with the developments that followed on from the introduction of farming into Britain and Southern Scandinavia... More
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