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Epigraphy / Ancient and Medieval Texts / Papyri

COMING SOON: Mesoamerican Codices
Calendrical knowledge and ceremonial practice in Indigenous religion and history
£53.00
Author:
Alessia Frassani
Publication Year:
2022
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781407359670
Paperback:
186 pages, Illustrated throughout in black & white and colour. 115 illustrations.
BAR number:
S3085
Sub Title:
Calendrical knowledge and ceremonial practice in Indigenous religion and history
Religious manuscripts from ancient and early colonial Mexico offer a direct pathway into indigenous worldviews through the uniquely Mesoamerican medium of... More
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‘Make it According to Plan’
Workshop scenes in Egyptian tombs of the Old Kingdom
£100.00
Author:
Michelle Hampson
Publication Year:
2022
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781407359106
Paperback:
480 pages
BAR number:
S3083
Sub Title:
Workshop scenes in Egyptian tombs of the Old Kingdom
The tomb paintings and reliefs of Ancient Egypt constitute a major source of evidence for the historical and cultural reconstruction of this fascinating... More
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Armes et Guerriers
Continuités et changements dans l'équipement du guerrier en Europe, Proche et Moyen-Orient de l'âge du Bronze à l’époque Moderne
£48.00
Editors:
Pauline Bombled, Prune Sauvageot and Rita Solazzo
Publication Year:
2022
Language:
French with a chapter in English
ISBN:
9781407359441
Paperback:
206 pages. Illustrated throughout in black & white, and colour.
BAR number:
S3078
Sub Title:
Continuités et changements dans l'équipement du guerrier en Europe, Proche et Moyen-Orient de l'âge du Bronze à l’époque Moderne
Ce manuscrit est le résultat d’un colloque consacré à l’armement, thématique au coeur de nombreuses recherches internationales, mais manquant parfois de... More
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Sylloge of Defixiones from the Roman West, Volumes I and II
A comprehensive collection of curse tablets from the fourth century BCE to the fifth century CE
£126.00
Author:
Celia Sánchez Natalías
Publication Year:
2022
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781407315324
Paperback:
600 pages, two-volume set
BAR number:
S3077
Sub Title:
A comprehensive collection of curse tablets from the fourth century BCE to the fifth century CE
Defixiones, also known as curse tablets, are one of the most revealing sources for ancient magico-religious practices. Born of rancour, anger, desire, love,... More
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£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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Africa, Egypt and the Danubian Provinces of the Roman Empire
Military and religious interactions (2nd -3rd centuries AD)
£27.00
Editors:
Ștefana Cristea, Călin Timoc and Eric C. De Sena
Publication Year:
2021
Language:
English, with chapters in French
ISBN:
9781407359045
Paperback:
108 pages
BAR number:
S3058
Sub Title:
Military and religious interactions (2nd -3rd centuries AD)
This volume is the product of a symposium ‘Africa and the Danubian Provinces of the Roman Empire’ (July 29-30, 2018) which took place in Timișoara and was... More
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The Maya and Environmental Stress from Past to Present
Human response and adaptation to climate change in the Maya lowlands
£55.00
Author:
Eva Jobbová
Publication Year:
2021
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781407357287
Paperback:
236 pages
Sub-series name:
Archaeology of the Maya, 8
BAR number:
S3055
Sub Title:
Human response and adaptation to climate change in the Maya lowlands
Both the perceived successes and failures of the Maya are often linked to their relationship with the local environment and their response to episodes of... More
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Poteri e strategie familiari di Volterra
Il caso di una comunità etrusca nel mondo romano
£48.00
Author:
Valentina Limina
Publication Year:
2021
Language:
Italian
ISBN:
9781407357881
Paperback:
208 pages
BAR number:
S3041
Sub Title:
Il caso di una comunità etrusca nel mondo romano
Questo libro intende fornire una nuova interpretazione della città romana di Volterra contribuendo a far emergere l’importanza delle élite locali per... 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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The Castles of Mallorca
Fortification and state-formation during the Islamic period
£47.00
Author:
Martin S. Goffriller
Publication Year:
2021
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781407357607
Paperback:
204 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 108 plates, 71 figures
BAR number:
S3024
Sub Title:
Fortification and state-formation during the Islamic period
This research presents a study in the dynamics of territorial control of the island of Mallorca from ca. 902-1300 AD, with the aim of providing the first... More
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Nuove epigrafi greche da Halaesa Archonidea
Dati inediti sulle Tabulae Halaesinae e su una città della Sicilia tardo-ellenistica
£37.00
Author:
Emiliano Arena
Publication Year:
2020
Language:
Italian
ISBN:
9781407357829
Paperback:
150 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 39 illustrations
BAR number:
S3017
Sub Title:
Dati inediti sulle Tabulae Halaesinae e su una città della Sicilia tardo-ellenistica
Il libro presenta l’edizione di un gruppo iscrizioni greche tardo-ellenistiche provenienti dalla città di Halaesa Archonidea in Sicilia, comprendente... More
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Experiencing the Landscape in Antiquity
I Convegno Internazionale di Antichità – Università degli Studi di Roma 'Tor Vergata'
£65.00
Editors:
Armando Cristilli, Alessia Gonfloni and Fabio Stok
Publication Year:
2020
Language:
English and Italian
ISBN:
9781407357409
Paperback:
308 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 143 illustrations
BAR number:
S3015
Sub Title:
I Convegno Internazionale di Antichità – Università degli Studi di Roma 'Tor Vergata'
This book represents research presented at the 1st International Conference on Classical Antiquities, held in Rome from 15th to 17th May, 2019 at the Tor... More
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£29.00
Author:
Ryan H. Wilkinson
Publication Year:
2020
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781407356839
Paperback:
120 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 21 figures.
BAR number:
S3006
Sub Title:
A prosopographical, numismatic, and ceramic synthesis (ca. 395-550 CE)
How did the ‘Fall of the Roman Empire’ change social and economic networks in eastern Gaul, and how did new ‘barbarian’ political frontiers shape those... More
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Drawn and Written in Stone
An inventory of stepped structures and inscriptions on rock surfaces in Upper Tibet (ca. 100 BCE to 1400 CE)
£78.00
Author:
John Vincent Bellezza
Publication Year:
2020
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781407356396
Paperback:
336 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 3 tables, 494 figures, 4 maps.
BAR number:
S2995
Sub Title:
An inventory of stepped structures and inscriptions on rock surfaces in Upper Tibet (ca. 100 BCE to 1400 CE)
Drawn and Written in Stone explores the religious history of the highest part of the Tibetan Plateau through its rock art and inscriptions. It is focused... More
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Bronze Weapons of the Qin Terracotta Warriors
Standardisation, craft specialisation and labour organisation
£57.00
Author:
Xiuzhen Li
Publication Year:
2020
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781407316901
Paperback:
239 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 36 tables, 137 figures.
Sub-series name:
Archaeology of East Asia, 3
BAR number:
S2992
Sub Title:
Standardisation, craft specialisation and labour organisation
Over 40,000 lethal bronze weapons were discovered with thousands of terracotta warriors in the tomb complex of the Qin First Emperor (259-210 BC). This... More
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£68.00
Editors:
Juan García Targa and Geiser Gerardo Martín Medina
Publication Year:
2020
Language:
Spanish and English
ISBN:
9781407357102
Paperback:
320 pages. Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 13 tables, 181 figures.
Sub-series name:
Archaeology of the Maya, 5
BAR number:
S2985
El paisaje urbano maya: del Preclásico al Virreinato lleva a cabo una reflexión en torno a ese término en el ámbito de la cultura maya. El volumen se... More
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£64.00
Editors:
Terry G. Powis, Sheldon Skaggs and George J. Micheletti. Foreword by Jaime J. Awe
Publication Year:
2020
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781407356631
Paperback:
272 pages, Illustrated in colour and black and white, 24 tables, 122 figures
Sub-series name:
Archaeology of the Maya, 4
BAR number:
S2970
This volume presents the results of 35 years of archaeological research at the Maya site of Pacbitun, located in west central Belize. The site was... More
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£68.00
Author:
Giovanni Mastronuzzi, Fabrizio Ghio and Valeria Melissano
Publication Year:
2019
Language:
Italian with an English abstract
ISBN:
9781407354026
Paperback:
243 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 12 tables, 142 figures (117 in colour), 3 colour graphs.
BAR number:
S2939
La carta archeologica del territorio comunale di Poggiardo si propone a compendio delle ricerche condotte negli ultimi trent’anni dall’Università del... More
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£40.00
Editors:
Caroline Arnould-Béhar and Véronique Vassal
Publication Year:
2019
Language:
French with French and English abstracts
ISBN:
9781407316864
Paperback:
143 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 1 table, 89 figures (59 in colour), 3 maps.
BAR number:
S2934
Sub Title:
Actes de la journée d’études du 29 mai 2018, Institut Catholique de Paris
Cette publication constitue les actes de la deuxième journée d’études sur l’art du Proche-Orient hellénistique et romain, qui s’est tenue à l’Institut... More
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Le Premier Nome du sud de l’Égypte au Moyen Empire
Fouilles de la mission espagnole à Qoubbet el-Haoua (Assouan) 2008-2018
£24.00
Author:
Alejandro Jiménez-Serrano and Juan Carlos Sánchez-León
Publication Year:
2019
Language:
French with an English abstract & 8 pg English summary
ISBN:
9781407316994
Paperback:
98 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 28 figures (19 in colour).
BAR number:
S2927
Sub Title:
Fouilles de la mission espagnole à Qoubbet el-Haoua (Assouan) 2008-2018
Le présent volume rassemble les résultats des dix premières années de fouilles archéologiques espagnoles menées dans la nécropole de Qoubbet el-Hawa. Il... More
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Equids and Wheeled Vehicles in the Ancient World
Essays in Memory of Mary A. Littauer
£51.00
Editors:
Peter Raulwing, Katheryn M. Linduff and Joost H. Crouwel
Publication Year:
2019
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781407316437
Paperback:
232 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 261 figures (80 in colour), 19 tables.
BAR number:
S2923
Sub Title:
Essays in Memory of Mary A. Littauer
The essays in this volume were originally presented at a symposium in honour of Mary Aiken Littauer, la grande dame de l’hippologie ancienne. The papers... More
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Amenemhat IV and the End of the Twelfth Dynasty
Between the End and the Beginning
£49.00
Author:
Stefania Pignattari
Publication Year:
2018
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781407316352
Paperback:
228 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 46 figures (3 in colour), 3 schemes, 77 documents
BAR number:
S2906
Sub Title:
Between the End and the Beginning
Amenemhat IV's short and poorly documented reign as penultimate Pharaoh of the Twelfth Dynasty presents an interesting subject for Egyptological... More
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Il piombo dell’imperatore
Il relitto di Rena Maiore e le miniere del princeps in età augustea
£51.00
Author:
Stefano Genovesi
Publication Year:
2018
Language:
Italian
ISBN:
9781407314594
Paperback:
204 pages, Illustrated throughout in black and white. 71 figures (1 in colour)
BAR number:
S2896
Sub Title:
Il relitto di Rena Maiore e le miniere del princeps in età augustea
Il libro prende spunto dallo studio dei reperti del relitto di Rena Maiore, scoperto nel 1997 lungo le coste nord-occidentali della Sardegna. La parte del... More
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Culturas en contacto: conflicto, asimilación e intercambio
Proceedings of the Third Postgraduate Conference in Studies of Antiquity and Middle Ages, Autonomous University of Barcelona, 23–25th November 2016
£49.00
Editors:
Núria Pacheco Catalán, Ignacio Díaz Sierra, Marina Fernández Monterrubio, Isaac Lampurlanés Farré, Ariadna Martínez Guimerà, Marc Mendoza Sanahuja, Manel Pica Torné, Montserrat Rovira Rafecas and David Vázquez Ruiz
Publication Year:
2018
Language:
Spanish, 2 papers in Italian, 1 paper in English, Spanish and English abstracts
ISBN:
9781407316307
Paperback:
177 pages, Illustrated throughout in black and white. 3 tables, 18 figures, 1 map, 1 graph
BAR number:
S2887
Sub Title:
Proceedings of the Third Postgraduate Conference in Studies of Antiquity and Middle Ages, Autonomous University of Barcelona, 23–25th November 2016
Este volumen contiene las actas de las III Jornadas Predoctorales en Estudios de la Antigüedad y la Edad Media, celebradas en la Universidad Autónoma de... More
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