Death / Burial / Cemeteries / Tombs

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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£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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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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The Life Biography of Artefacts and Ritual Practice
With case studies from Mesolithic-Early Bronze Age Europe
£36.00
Editors:
Mathias Bjørnevad-Ahlqvist and Peter Bye-Jensen
Publication Year:
2020
Language:
English
Paperback:
140 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 11 tables, 111 figures.
ISBN:
9781407356822
BAR number:
S2991
Sub Title:
With case studies from Mesolithic-Early Bronze Age Europe
Inspired by a session held at the EAA conference in Vilnius in 2016, The Life Biography of Artefacts and Ritual Practice focuses on creating biographies... More
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The LMIII Cemetery at Tourloti, Siteia
The ‘Xanthoudidis Master’ and the Octopus Style in East Crete
£25.00
Author:
Constantinos Paschalidis, with a contribution by P.J.P. McGeorge
Publication Year:
2009
Language:
English with summaries in Greek and Italian
Paperback:
108pp. Illustrated throughout with figures, maps, plans, drawings and photographs including 4 colour plates
ISBN:
9781407304007
BAR number:
S1917
Sub Title:
The ‘Xanthoudidis Master’ and the Octopus Style in East Crete
Halfway along the mountainous route between the Ierapetra isthmus and Siteia, on the northern limits of the western mountain range of the Siteia province... More
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The Making of the Tuoba Northern Wei
Constructing material cultural expressions in the Northern Wei Pingcheng Period (398–494 CE)
£34.00
Author:
Chin-Yin Tseng
Publication Year:
2013
Language:
English
Paperback:
130pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407311883
BAR number:
S2567
Sub Title:
Constructing material cultural expressions in the Northern Wei Pingcheng Period (398–494 CE)
The Tuoba's success in the development of the Northern Wei as a conquest dynasty in fifth-century northern China is demonstrated as a... More
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The Materiality of Death
Bodies, Burials, Beliefs
£36.00
Editors:
Fredrik Fahlander and Terje Oestigaard
Publication Year:
2008
Language:
English
Paperback:
167pp. Illustrated throughout with figures, maps, plans, tables, drawings and photographs
ISBN:
9781407302577
BAR number:
S1768
Sub Title:
Bodies, Burials, Beliefs
16 papers presented from an EAA session held at Krakow in 2006, exploring various aspects of the archaeology of death. More
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The Napatan Cylindrical Sheaths
A catalogue and analysis of precious objects from the royal cemetery of Nuri
£29.00
Author:
Amarillis Pompei
Publication Year:
2019
Language:
English
Paperback:
116 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 28 figures, 19 plates (12 in colour).
ISBN:
9781407355498
BAR number:
S2948
Sub Title:
A catalogue and analysis of precious objects from the royal cemetery of Nuri
The Napatan Cylindrical Sheaths provides a complete analysis of the precious finds discovered at the royal cemetery of Nuri (Sudan) for the first time. This... More
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£60.00
Author:
William W. Phelps
Publication Year:
2004
Language:
English
Paperback:
283pp. Includes 4 chronological charts, 4 maps, 60 pages of drawings, 8 colour plates, 30 black and white plates
ISBN:
9781841716176
BAR number:
S1259
The Peloponnese forms an approximate cultural province. The precise delimitation of a cultural province, even for a restricted... 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 Pottery Figurines of Pre-Columbian Peru
Volume II : The Figurines of the Central Coast
£114.00
Author:
Alexandra Morgan
Publication Year:
2017
Language:
English
Paperback:
631pp
ISBN:
9781407315232
BAR number:
S2845
Sub Title:
Volume II : The Figurines of the Central Coast
The set of 3 volumes (this book, together with S1941 and S2441) aims to provide a comprehensive catalogue of Peruvian Pottery Figurines, from their first... More
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The Pottery of Khok Charoen, Thailand
An illustrated, structured catalogue of prehistoric ceramic finds from the site
£47.00
Author:
Helmut Loofs-Wissowa
Publication Year:
2019
Language:
English
Paperback:
197pp. Illustrated throughout in black and white. 44 tables, 18 illustrations, 3 photographs, 3 maps, 3 diagrams.
ISBN:
9781407316796
BAR number:
S2918
Sub Title:
An illustrated, structured catalogue of prehistoric ceramic finds from the site
This book, designed as a companion volume to BAR S2844, Hill of Prosperity: Excavations at Khok Charoen, Thailand (2017), provides a complete, structured,... More
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£27.00
Author:
Gary Webster
Publication Year:
2019
Language:
English
Paperback:
108 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 57 figures.
ISBN:
9781407355115
BAR number:
S2941
Despite Sardinia’s extraordinarily rich Neolithic record, very little of it has made its way into the general European discourse. Written as a companion to... More
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The So Pots of Central Africa
Memories of the past
£25.00
Author:
Graham Connah
Publication Year:
2019
Language:
English
Paperback:
97 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 2 tables, 94 figures (15 in colour).
ISBN:
9781407316888
BAR number:
S2938
Sub Title:
Memories of the past
Sub-series name:
African Archaeology, 91
This book is an original study of very large pots in parts of Chad, Cameroon and Nigeria. Found in excavations and surface fieldwork, they have been... 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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The Theodosian Age (A.D. 379-455)
Power, place, belief and learning at the end of the Western Empire
£59.00
Editors:
Rosa García-Gasco, Sergio González Sánchez and David Hernández de la Fuente
Publication Year:
2013
Language:
English and Spanish
Paperback:
275pp. Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white
ISBN:
9781407311074
BAR number:
S2493
Sub Title:
Power, place, belief and learning at the end of the Western Empire
This book includes papers presented at the conference on the age of the eastern Roman emperor Theodosius (Segovia 2009). More
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£53.00
Author:
Snježana Karavanic
Publication Year:
2009
Language:
English
Paperback:
251pp. Illustrated throughout with maps, plans, figures, tables, drawings and photographs
ISBN:
9781407306131
BAR number:
S2036
The main aim of this book is to provide a synthesis of all published research on sites of the Urnfield culture (c. 1300 BC - 750 BC) in... More
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The World of Figurines in the Neolithic and Chalcolithic Aegean
The case of Uğurlu Höyük on Gökçeada (Imbros)
£48.00
Authors:
Hasan Can Gemici and Çiğdem Atakuman
Publication Year:
2021
Language:
English
Paperback:
188 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 12 tables, 107 figures.
ISBN:
9781407357751
BAR number:
S3021
Sub Title:
The case of Uğurlu Höyük on Gökçeada (Imbros)
This book studies the corpus of figurines recovered from the Neolithic - Chalcolithic settlement of Uğurlu Höyük on the island of Gökçeada (Imbros) in the... 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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£42.00
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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£43.00
Author:
Isabel Sánchez Ramos
Publication Year:
2014
Language:
Spanish with English summary
Paperback:
204pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407312378
BAR number:
S2606
This volume presents the current state of archaeological knowledge of the urban world in Hispania in the historical period between the... More
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£49.00
Author:
(Peter) Wei Ming Jia
Publication Year:
2007
Language:
English
Paperback:
227pp. Includes 28 tables, 150 figures, maps, plans, drawings and photographs, 6 data Appendices
ISBN:
9781407300436
BAR number:
S1629
The main aim of this book is to demonstrate that, based on a practicable method of tool complex analysis and using as a framework, the... 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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£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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£28.00
Author:
Wolfram Grajetzki
Publication Year:
2001
Language:
English
Paperback:
122pp. Includes drawings, plans, tables, 8 black and white plates
ISBN:
9781841712864
BAR number:
S1007
The Middle Kingdom (c. 2000 - 1500 BC) is in many respects the classical period of ancient Egyptian history and culture. During the two... More
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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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£52.00
Author:
Alba Masclans Latorre
Publication Year:
2020
Language:
English
Paperback:
226 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 114 tables, 105 figures. With additional material online (Anexos)
ISBN:
9781407317007
BAR number:
S2972
This work broadens the current interpretative framework about communities living in the North- East of the Iberian Peninsula around the turn of the fifth... More
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£25.00
Author:
Aleksandar Kapuran
Publication Year:
2019
Language:
English
Paperback:
112 pages, Illustrated throughout in black and white. 3 tables, 81 figures, 77 plates, 2 maps, 2 plans.
ISBN:
9781407323787
BAR number:
S2942
The Velebit necropolis, located in the southern Carpathian Basin remains to this day an unpublished archaeological site, although it has been known for... 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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£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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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
Author:
Angela Z. Redmond
Publication Year:
2007
Language:
English
Paperback:
220pp. Illustrated throughout.
ISBN:
9781407300504
BAR number:
B429
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
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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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Waffengräber im Alten Orient
Zum Problem der Wertung von Waffen in Gräbern des 3. und frühen 2. Jahrtausends v. Chr. in Mesopotamien und Syrien
£69.00
Author:
Ellen Rehm
Publication Year:
2003
Language:
German
Paperback:
314pp. Includes 3 maps, numerous tables, drawings, plans and illustrations, 23 plates, 3 catalogues
ISBN:
9781841715575
BAR number:
S1191
Sub Title:
Zum Problem der Wertung von Waffen in Gräbern des 3. und frühen 2. Jahrtausends v. Chr. in Mesopotamien und Syrien
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£48.00
Author:
Gregory Phillip Gilbert
Publication Year:
2004
Language:
English
Paperback:
219pp. Includes 9 maps and tables, 83 figures, drawings photographs, 6 Appendices including catalogues
ISBN:
9781841715711
BAR number:
S1208
This research is a study of the development of weapon technologies in Early Egypt (the interval from earliest times until the end of the... More
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£60.00
Author:
A. M. Klevnäs
Publication Year:
2013
Language:
English
Paperback:
307pp. Includes 129 figures
ISBN:
9781407312071
BAR number:
S2582
This work brings together all that is currently known of early medieval grave disturbance in Anglo-Saxon England and on the Merovingian... More
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Worshippers and Warriors
Reconstructing gender and gender relations in the prehistoric rock art of Naquane National Park, Valcamonica, Brescia, northern Italy
£46.00
Author:
Lynne Bevan
Publication Year:
2006
Language:
English
Paperback:
215pp. Includes 10 tables, 59 figures, maps, plans, drawings and photographs
ISBN:
9781841719207
BAR number:
S1485
Sub Title:
Reconstructing gender and gender relations in the prehistoric rock art of Naquane National Park, Valcamonica, Brescia, northern Italy
This study is the first gendered study of the prehistoric rock art of Naquane National Park in Valcamonica, northern Italy. Its purpose... More
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Yachay Wasi
The House of Knowledge of I.S. Farrington
£65.00
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
Paperback:
312 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 33 tables and 96 figures.
ISBN:
9781407315102
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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£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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“Scythians is a name given them by the Greeks”
An analysis of six barrow burials on the West Eurasian Steppe
£41.00
Author:
Søren Skriver Tillisch
Publication Year:
2008
Language:
English
Paperback:
190pp. Includes illustrations, maps.
ISBN:
9781407302089
BAR number:
S1748
Sub Title:
An analysis of six barrow burials on the West Eurasian Steppe
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“Sein Zum Tode…”
Untersuchungen zu den gesellschaftlichen Strukturen anhand der Nekropolen und Gräber der protogeometrischen und geometrischen Epoche aus Mittel-und Ostkreta
£60.00
Author:
Laura-Concetta Rizzotto
Publication Year:
2015
Language:
German
Paperback:
282pp, Illustrated throughout in black and white
ISBN:
9781407314105
BAR number:
S2749
Sub Title:
Untersuchungen zu den gesellschaftlichen Strukturen anhand der Nekropolen und Gräber der protogeometrischen und geometrischen Epoche aus Mittel-und Ostkreta
Sub-series name:
Freiburg Dissertations in Aegean Archaeology
Das Hauptziel dieser Untersuchung der Grabbefunde ist der Identifizierung gesellschaftlicher Strukturen der späteren Dark Ages, der... More
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“Yellow” Coffins from Thebes
Recording and decoding complexity in Egyptian funerary arts (21st – 22nd Dynasties)
£60.00
Editors:
Rogério Sousa
Publication Year:
2020
Language:
English
Paperback:
248 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black & white. 13 tables, 221 figures
ISBN:
9781407357447
BAR number:
S3010
Sub Title:
Recording and decoding complexity in Egyptian funerary arts (21st – 22nd Dynasties)
This volume proposes a theoretical and methodological framework for the study of “yellow” coffins, which is one of the most extensive corpus of funerary... More
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