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Food and Drink / Diet

Zooarchaeology in the Middle Nile Valley
A Study of four Neolithic Sites near Khartoum
£39.00
Author:
Ali Tigani ElMahi
Publication Year:
1988
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780860545392
Paperback:
166pp
Sub-series name:
Cambridge Monographs in African Archaeology (now African Archaeology), 27
BAR number:
S418
Sub Title:
A Study of four Neolithic Sites near Khartoum
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Yachay Wasi
The House of Knowledge of I.S. Farrington
£75.00
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
ISBN:
9781407315102
Paperback:
312 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 33 tables and 96 figures.
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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Wine in Ancient Egypt
A cultural and analytical study
£26.00
Author:
Maria Rosa Guasch Jané
Publication Year:
2008
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781407303383
Paperback:
81pp. Includes 50 figures, maps, plans, drawings and photographs 1 in colour
BAR number:
S1851
Sub Title:
A cultural and analytical study
Wine is a beverage that belongs to the Mediterranean culture. A study of the origins of wine shows how deep vineyards are rooted in this... More
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Wine drinking in Oxford 1640-1850
A story revealed by tavern, inn, college and other bottles
£54.00
Author:
Fay Banks
Publication Year:
1997
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780860548553
Paperback:
214pp
BAR number:
B257
Sub Title:
A story revealed by tavern, inn, college and other bottles
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Who Came to Tea at the Old Kinchega Homestead?
Tablewares, Teawares and Social Interaction at an Australian Outback Pastoral Homestead
£63.00
Author:
Penelope M. Allison and Virginia Esposito
Publication Year:
2020
Language:
Language
ISBN:
9781407355504
Paperback:
240 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 60 tables, 151 figures. With additonal material online (Appendices).
Sub-series name:
Leicester Archaeology Monograph, 25
BAR number:
S2964
Sub Title:
Tablewares, Teawares and Social Interaction at an Australian Outback Pastoral Homestead
This book comprises a study of ceramic tableware and teaware remains from the outback pastoral homestead, The Old Kinchega Homestead, in western NSW,... More
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Water Folk
Reconstructing an Ancient Aquatic Lifeway in Michoacán, Western Mexico
£38.00
Author:
Eduardo Williams
Publication Year:
2014
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781407312521
Paperback:
123pp. Illustrated throughout in black and white
BAR number:
S2617
Sub Title:
Reconstructing an Ancient Aquatic Lifeway in Michoacán, Western Mexico
This study of subsistence activities (fishing, hunting, gathering, and manufacture) in the Cuitzeo and Pátzcuaro lake basins (Michoacán,... More
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£55.00
Editors:
Carmen Alonso-Fernández
Publication Year:
2017
Language:
Spanish with 1 English paper. Spanish and English abstracts
ISBN:
9781407316253
Paperback:
218 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 77 figures (45 in colour) and 29 tables
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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Upper Paleolithic Burins
Type, Form and Function
£45.00
Author:
Heidi Knecht
Publication Year:
1988
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780860545606
Paperback:
196pp
BAR number:
S434
Sub Title:
Type, Form and Function
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£38.00
Author:
Armand Salvador B Mijares
Publication Year:
2007
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781407300559
Paperback:
152pp. Includes illustrations, maps.
BAR number:
S1613
The Archaeology of Northeastern Luzon, Philippine Islands More
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£28.00
Author:
Natalia Moragas Segura
Publication Year:
2015
Language:
Spanish
ISBN:
9781407314280
Paperback:
83pp. Illustrated throughout in black and white and colour
BAR number:
S2767
In 1992, in the context of the Archaeological Project Teotihuacan 92-94 under the direction of Eduardo Matos Montezuma , two caves in the southeast of the... More
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Two Industries in Roman Lusitania
Mining and Garum Production
£77.00
Author:
J. C. Edmondson
Publication Year:
1987
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780860544692
Paperback:
368pp, Includes illustrations, plans, bibliography: p306-345. Index.
BAR number:
S362
Sub Title:
Mining and Garum Production
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£55.00
Author:
Idoia Grau-Sologestoa
Publication Year:
2015
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781407314457
Paperback:
210pp. Illustrated throughout in black and white
BAR number:
S2769
This book, based on the author's doctoral thesis, is focused on understanding social and economic aspects of the medieval rural world on the basis of the... More
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£33.00
Author:
Emma Carver
Publication Year:
2001
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781841712765
Paperback:
124pp. Includes 53 figures, maps drawings photographs, 5 tables, Gazetteers.
BAR number:
B325
This volume deals with the appearance of an imported commodity and its associated accoutrements in Later Iron Age Britain. Wine begins to... More
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The Taíno Settlement at Guayguata
Excavations in St Mary Parish, Jamaica
£38.00
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
ISBN:
9781407310053
Paperback:
139pp. Illustrated throughout
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 Salt of the Earth
Ethnoarchaeology of Salt Production in Michoacán, Western Mexico
£49.00
Author:
Eduardo Williams
Publication Year:
2015
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781407313801
Paperback:
154pp. Illustrated throughout in black and white
BAR number:
S2725
Sub Title:
Ethnoarchaeology of Salt Production in Michoacán, Western Mexico
The present study offers new information on salt production in Michoacán, broadening our perspectives on the role played by common salt,... 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
£29.00
Author:
Brittney K. Shields Wilford
Publication Year:
2018
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781407316093
Paperback:
104 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 17 tables, 46 figures (1 in colour)
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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£35.00
Author:
Janusz Kruk, edited by J. M. Howell and N. J. Starling and translated by M. Hejwowska
Publication Year:
1980
Language:
English, translated from Polish
ISBN:
9780860541073
Paperback:
140pp, Includes illustrations, plans, bibliography: p112-129
BAR number:
S93
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£69.00
Author:
William W. Phelps
Publication Year:
2004
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781841716176
Paperback:
283pp. Includes 4 chronological charts, 4 maps, 60 pages of drawings, 8 colour plates, 30 black and white plates
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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£37.00
Author:
Katie Boyle
Publication Year:
1998
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780860549581
Paperback:
156pp, Includes figures, tables
BAR number:
S723
Sub Title:
Resources and site location
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The Mesolithic Hunters of the Trentino
A Case Study in Hunter-Gatherer Settlement and Subsistence from Northern Italy
£52.00
Author:
Royston Clark
Publication Year:
2000
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781841711256
Paperback:
228pp, Includes black and white figures, tables
BAR number:
S832
Sub Title:
A Case Study in Hunter-Gatherer Settlement and Subsistence from Northern Italy
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£66.00
Author:
H. Opperman
Publication Year:
1987
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780860544371
Paperback:
290pp
Sub-series name:
Cambridge Monographs in African Archaeology (now African Archaeology), 19
BAR number:
S339
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£67.00
Editors:
Clive Bonsall, Vasile Boronean and Ivana Radovanovic
Publication Year:
2008
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781407303734
Paperback:
269pp. Illustrated throughout with figures, maps, plans, drawings and photographs 4 in colour
BAR number:
S1893
Sub Title:
New perspectives
This book had its origins in a symposium held at the University of Edinburgh from 30 March to 2 April 2000, which was attended by... More
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The Hunters of Combe Grenal
Approaches to Middle Paleolithic Subsistence in Europe
£53.00
Author:
Philip G. Chase
Publication Year:
1986
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780860543688
Paperback:
232pp, Illustrated throughout, figures.
BAR number:
S286
Sub Title:
Approaches to Middle Paleolithic Subsistence in Europe
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The Hunter-Gatherer Use of Caves and Rockshelters in the American Midsouth
A geoarchaeological and spatial analysis of archaeological features at Dust Cave
£31.00
Author:
Lara K. Homsey
Publication Year:
2010
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781407306704
Paperback:
114pp. Illustrated with 7 tables and 38 figures in colour and black and white, data Appendices.
BAR number:
S2129
Sub Title:
A geoarchaeological and spatial analysis of archaeological features at Dust Cave
This study investigates the form, function, and organization of features at the Late Paleoindian through Middle Archaic site of Dust... More
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The Golan
A profile of a region during the Roman and Byzantine periods
£61.00
Author:
Dan Urman
Publication Year:
1985
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780860543428
Paperback:
266pp, Includes illustrations, plans, bibliography: p217-247
BAR number:
S269
Sub Title:
A profile of a region during the Roman and Byzantine periods
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The Environment of Man
the Iron Age to the Anglo-Saxon Period
£75.00
Editors:
Martin Jones and Geoffrey Dimbleby
Publication Year:
1981
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780860541288
Paperback:
344pp, Illustrated throughout, 28 figures.
BAR number:
B87
Sub Title:
the Iron Age to the Anglo-Saxon Period
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The Early Upper Paleolithic
Evidence from Europe and the Near East
£66.00
Editors:
J. F. Hoffecker and C. A. Wolf
Publication Year:
1988
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780860545644
Paperback:
286pp
BAR number:
S437
Sub Title:
Evidence from Europe and the Near East
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£64.00
Editors:
Annie Milles, Diane Williams and Neville Gardner
Publication Year:
1989
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780860546368
Paperback:
284pp, Illustrated throughout, figures.
Sub-series name:
Symposia of the Association for Environmental Archaeology, 8
BAR number:
S496
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The Archaeology of Value
Essays on prestige and the processes of valuation
£37.00
Editors:
Douglass Bailey with the assistance of Steve Mills
Publication Year:
1998
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780860549635
Paperback:
152pp
BAR number:
S730
Sub Title:
Essays on prestige and the processes of valuation
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The Archaeology of Conflicts
Early modern military encampments and material culture
£61.00
Editors:
Maxime Poulain, Marc Brion and Arne Verbrugge
Publication Year:
2022
Language:
English and French
ISBN:
9781407359618
Paperback:
228 pages. Illustrated throughout in black & white, and colour.
BAR number:
S3093
Sub Title:
Early modern military encampments and material culture
For the first time, this volume brings together an international group of experts on the topic of early modern military encampments in Northwestern Europe.... More
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£62.00
Author:
Gabrielle Vail
Publication Year:
1988
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780860545941
Paperback:
272pp
BAR number:
S463
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£37.00
Author:
Graham Connah
Publication Year:
2021
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781407358802
Paperback:
148 pages. Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 159 figures
BAR number:
S3067
This book is an analysis of nineteenth and early twentieth-century farm buildings dating from Australia’s rural pioneering period. Based on field recording... More
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The 'Obese Medieval Monk'
A multidisciplinary study of a stereotype
£49.00
Author:
Pip Patrick
Publication Year:
2014
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781407312248
Paperback:
206pp. Illustrated throughout
BAR number:
B590
Sub Title:
A multidisciplinary study of a stereotype
The purpose of this study is to explore, through a variety of approaches, the extent to which the stereotype of the 'obese medieval monk'... More
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£55.00
Editors:
E. Cruwys and R. A. Foley
Publication Year:
1986
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780860543732
Paperback:
242pp
BAR number:
S291
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Swahili Urbanisation, Trade and Food Production
Botanical perspectives from Pemba Island, Tanzania, AD 600-1500
£47.00
Author:
Sarah Walshaw
Publication Year:
2015
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781407314167
Paperback:
138pp, Illustrated throughout in black and white
Sub-series name:
Cambridge Monographs in African Archaeology, 90
BAR number:
S2755
Sub Title:
Botanical perspectives from Pemba Island, Tanzania, AD 600-1500
This monograph examines Swahili plant subsistence and food production patterns through the analysis of macrobotanical remains from four... More
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Studies in the Neolithic and Urban Revolutions
The V. Gordon Childe Colloquium, Mexico, 1986
£79.00
Editors:
Linda Manzanilla
Publication Year:
1987
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780860544494
Paperback:
388pp, Illustrated throughout
BAR number:
S349
Sub Title:
The V. Gordon Childe Colloquium, Mexico, 1986
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£36.00
Author:
Christopher A King
Publication Year:
2008
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781407302768
Paperback:
146pp. Illustrated throughout with figures, maps, plans, drawings and photographs, 3 data Appendices
BAR number:
S1788
Using northeast Thailand as a model, this work uses stable isotopes of carbon and nitrogen to infer paleodietary change in subtropical... More
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£39.00
Author:
Judith Sealy
Publication Year:
1986
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780860543763
Paperback:
162pp
Sub-series name:
Cambridge Monographs in African Archaeology (now African Archaeology), 15
BAR number:
S293
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Spondylus in Prehistory
New data and approaches. Contributions to the archaeology of shell technologies
£62.00
Author:
Fotis Ifantidis and Marianna Nikolaidou
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781407307749
Paperback:
250pp. Illustrated throughout
BAR number:
S2216
Sub Title:
New data and approaches. Contributions to the archaeology of shell technologies
This volume offers a broad and up-to-date discussion of the Spondylus “phenomenon” in prehistory, in diverse archaeological contexts from Europe and two... More
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£43.00
Author:
Todd A. Koetje
Publication Year:
1987
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780860544456
Paperback:
186pp
BAR number:
S346
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£53.00
Editors:
Pedro Díaz-del-Río and Leonardo García Sanjuán
Publication Year:
2006
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781841719627
Paperback:
214pp. Illustrated throughout with maps, plans, figures, drawings and photographs
BAR number:
S1525
This book includes papers from the session 'Social Inequality in Iberian Late Prehistory' presented at the Congress of Peninsular... More
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Sociabilidad y Alimentación
Estudio de casos en la transición al siglo XIX en el Virreinato del Río de la Plata
£48.00
Author:
María Marschoff
Publication Year:
2014
Language:
Spanish
ISBN:
9781407313061
Paperback:
200pp, Illustrated throughout in black and white.
Sub-series name:
South American Archaeology Series, 21
BAR number:
S2664
Sub Title:
Estudio de casos en la transición al siglo XIX en el Virreinato del Río de la Plata
This book attempts to historize the construction of the dichotomy between “public” and “private” in Spanish colonial territories during... More
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Shellfish in Prehistoric Diet
Elands Bay, S.W. Cape Coast, South Africa
£62.00
Author:
W. F. Buchanan
Publication Year:
1988
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780860545842
Paperback:
274pp
Sub-series name:
Cambridge Monographs in African Archaeology (now African Archaeology), 31
BAR number:
S455
Sub Title:
Elands Bay, S.W. Cape Coast, South Africa
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Settlement Patterns in Hertfordshire
A review of the typology and function of enclosures in the Iron Age and Roman landscape
£28.00
Author:
J. R. Hunn
Publication Year:
1996
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780860548355
Paperback:
112pp, Includes 26 figures.
BAR number:
B249
Sub Title:
A review of the typology and function of enclosures in the Iron Age and Roman landscape
A variety of studies concerned with settlement patterns and enclosures in late Iron Age and Roman Hertfordshire. A gazetteer of sites is included, most of... More
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Settlement in North Britain 1000 BC-AD1000
Papers presented to George Jobey, Newcastle upon Tyne, December 1982
£77.00
Editors:
J.C. Chapman and H.C. Mytum
Publication Year:
1983
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780860542247
Paperback:
380pp, Illustrated throughout, figures.
BAR number:
B118
Sub Title:
Papers presented to George Jobey, Newcastle upon Tyne, December 1982
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Salt: Life and Industry
Excavations at King Street, Middlewich, Cheshire, 2001-2002
£52.00
Author:
Matthew Williams and Malcolm Reid
Publication Year:
2008
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781407302614
Paperback:
205 pages, Illustrated throughout with maps, plans, tables, drawings and photographs. 3 data Appendices. With additional material online (foldouts).
BAR number:
B456
Sub Title:
Excavations at King Street, Middlewich, Cheshire, 2001-2002
This report describes the results of a developer-funded excavation undertaken in 2001 and 2002 in Middlewich, Cheshire, north-eastern England, prior to the... More
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£43.00
Author:
Janice Kinory
Publication Year:
2012
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781407309729
Paperback:
171pp. Illustrated throughout, Gazette
BAR number:
B559
The study of salt during British prehistory has experienced an awakening during the past 40 years. In this work the author explores the... More
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Salt Effect
Second Arheoinvest Symposium: From the ethnoarchaeology to the anthropology of salt  20-21 April 2012, ‘Al. I. Cuza’ University, Iaşi, Romania
£67.00
Editors:
Marius Alexianu, Roxana-Gabriela Curca, Vasile Cotiuga
Publication Year:
2015
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781407314228
Paperback:
292pp. Illustrated throughout in black and white
BAR number:
S2760
Sub Title:
Second Arheoinvest Symposium: From the ethnoarchaeology to the anthropology of salt  20-21 April 2012, ‘Al. I. Cuza’ University, Iaşi, Romania
Salt is a biological and social necessity to human life. Salt has played a significant role in many ancient and modern processes, such as... More
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