Lithics / Stone Tools

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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£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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Rock Art, Water, and Ancestors
The semiotic construction of a sacred landscape in the central Andes (1800 BCE - CE 1820)
£68.00
Author:
Gordon Ambrosino
Publication Year:
2020
Paperback:
296 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 39 tables, 320 figures, 9 maps, 4 graphs
ISBN:
9781407356624
BAR number:
S2969
Sub Title:
The semiotic construction of a sacred landscape in the central Andes (1800 BCE - CE 1820)
Sub-series name:
Archaeology of Prehistoric Art, 2
As landscape art, the rock art of the central Andes offers clues regarding relationships between ancestor veneration and the negotiation of rights to water.... More
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£48.00
Author:
Alan M. Slade
Publication Year:
2020
Language:
English
Paperback:
192 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 24 tables, 21 figures. With additional material online (photographic dataset)
ISBN:
9781407353951
BAR number:
S2968
Clovis was once considered to be the first universal lithic technology to evolve in North America, occurring between 11,050 to 10,800 radiocarbon years... More
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Incontri e Mobilità nel Mediterraneo preistorico
Le necropoli siciliane di Cozzo del Pantano e Matrensa
£59.00
Editors:
Davide Tanasi and Carlo Veca
Publication Year:
2019
Language:
Italian with an English summary
Paperback:
253 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 22 tables, 50 figures.
ISBN:
9781407356457
BAR number:
S2950
Sub Title:
Le necropoli siciliane di Cozzo del Pantano e Matrensa
L’Età del Bronzo Medio (meta’ XV - meta’ XIII secolo a.C.) rappresenta un momento cruciale per lo sviluppo culturale delle comunità indigene siciliane,... 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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£132.00
Author:
Michael E. Smith
Publication Year:
2019
Language:
Spanish
Paperback:
629 pages, 2 volume set. Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. Vol I 430 pgs, 412 figures (40 in colour), 127 cuadros. Vol II 199 pgs, 88 figures (9 in colour), 36 cuadros. With additional material online (appendix and tables).
ISBN:
9781407316895
BAR number:
S2929
Este libro es un informe sobre las excavaciones en el sitio del período azteca de Yautepec, en el estado mexicano de Morelos. Las excavaciones se centraron... More
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Early Bronze IV Village Life in the Jordan Valley
Excavations at Tell Abu en-Ni'aj and Dhahret Umm el-Marar, Jordan
£44.00
Author:
Steven E. Falconer and Patricia L. Fall with contributions by Ilya Berelov and Steven Porson
Publication Year:
2019
Language:
English
Paperback:
232 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 68 tables, 112 figures (4 in colour), 122 photos (6 photos), 7 maps (6 in colour). With additional information online (Appendices).
ISBN:
9781407316925
BAR number:
S2922
Sub Title:
Excavations at Tell Abu en-Ni'aj and Dhahret Umm el-Marar, Jordan
The archaeological excavation of Tell Abu en-Ni‘aj provides the foundation for an unprecedented analysis of agrarian village life during an era of the... More
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£42.00
Author:
Serafín Becerra Martín
Publication Year:
2019
Language:
Spanish with English abstract and summary.
Paperback:
214 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 32 tables, 125 figures (78 in colour), 25 colour graphs.
ISBN:
9781407316826
BAR number:
S2920
Sub Title:
Un análisis desde la arqueometría y la tecnología lítica
Esta investigación pretende ser una aproximación al estudio de los procesos de producción, distribución y consumo de productos líticos de las sociedades de... More
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£65.00
Author:
Francisco Martínez-Sevilla
Publication Year:
2018
Language:
Spanish, 6 pg English summary. English Anexo 1.
Paperback:
355 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 16 tables, 229 figures (55 in colour).
ISBN:
9781407316468
BAR number:
S2913
Sub Title:
Tecnología, funcionalidad y circulación
El uso de brazaletes de piedra es uno de los fenómenos arqueológicos más destacado asociado a las primeras sociedades neolíticas en gran parte del Occidente... More
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£57.00
Author:
Niccolò Mazzucco
Publication Year:
2018
Language:
English
Paperback:
313 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 66 tables, 97 figures (22 in colour).
ISBN:
9781407316611
BAR number:
S2905
Sub Title:
A traceological analysis of flaked stone assemblages
This book presents an updated overview of the human occupation process of the Southern Central Pyrenees during the Neolithic. Data obtained from the... More
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Géoarchéologie de la transition Pléistocène-Holocène dans le nord-est pampéen (Buenos Aires, Argentine)
Révision historique, stratigraphique et taphonomique. Perspectives pour le peuplement pré-LGM
£108.00
Author:
Marcelo Javier Toledo
Publication Year:
2017
Language:
French with an English overview and abstracts plus a Spanish appendix
Paperback:
617 pages, 2 volume set. Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. Vol I 425 figures (80 in colour). Vol II 443 figures (46 in colour).
ISBN:
9781407315584
BAR number:
S2880
Sub Title:
Révision historique, stratigraphique et taphonomique. Perspectives pour le peuplement pré-LGM
Entre 1873 et 1884, Florentino Ameghino consacre tous ses efforts à documenter et prouver la coexistence des hommes et de la mégafaune pampéenne dans la... 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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£63.00
Author:
Solène Denis
Publication Year:
2017
Language:
French with English chapter abstracts
Paperback:
283 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 79 tables, 161 figures (72 in colour), 125 Annexes (11 in colour)
ISBN:
9781407316246
BAR number:
S2873
Sub Title:
Petits échanges en famille
La culture Blicquy/Villeneuve-Saint-Germain marque la fin des traditions danubiennes (Néolithique ancien) dans le nord de la France et en Belgique. Les onze... More
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Punctuated Insularity
The Archaeology of 4th and 3rd Millennium Sardinia
£41.00
Author:
Gary Webster and Maud Webster
Publication Year:
2017
Language:
English
Paperback:
172 pages, Illustrated throughout in black and white. 80 figures
ISBN:
9781407316192
BAR number:
S2871
Sub Title:
The Archaeology of 4th and 3rd Millennium Sardinia
Sardinia preserves an exceptional record of its Final Neolithic and Copper Age cultures, with a diverse crafts repertory, henges and dolmens,... More
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£64.00
Author:
Anna Lunardi
Publication Year:
2017
Language:
Italian with English captions and introduction
Paperback:
292 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 33 tables, 67 figures (20 in colour)
ISBN:
9781407316024
BAR number:
S2864
Sub Title:
Tre casi studio dell'area veneta
Questo volume è una sintesi dei sistemi di gestione degli strumenti in pietra non scheggiata di tre siti chiave della Cultura dei vasi a bocca quadrata... More
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£61.00
Author:
Adam N. Rorabaugh
Publication Year:
2017
Language:
English
Paperback:
230 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 28 tables, 85 figures (8 in colour)
ISBN:
9781407315836
BAR number:
S2863
Understanding the impacts of the emergence of hereditary social inequality in human societies is one of the fundamental questions in archaeology. This book... More
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£61.00
Author:
Laura Lewis
Publication Year:
2017
Language:
English
Paperback:
307 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 198 tables, 173 figures (91 in colour)
ISBN:
9781407315522
BAR number:
S2861
Microlith production is a distinctive and significant stone tool technology. However, inter-regional comparative analyses of microlithic industries are... More
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Homesteads on the Khabur
Tell Ziyadeh and Other Settlements
£100.00
Editors:
Frank Hole and Yukiko Tonoike
Publication Year:
2016
Language:
English
Paperback:
535pp. Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white: 472 figures (458 black and white and 14 colour), includes photographs of the team and village (10 colour pages)
ISBN:
9781407314624
BAR number:
S2827
Sub Title:
Tell Ziyadeh and Other Settlements
In 1994-1997, the Yale University Khabur Basin Project excavated Tell Ziyadeh on the Middle Khabur River of Northeastern Syria. This monograph describes two... More
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£52.00
Author:
Sonia Ostaptchouk
Publication Year:
2016
Language:
French with English abstract
Paperback:
228pp. Illustrated throughout in black and white: 33 tables, 31 statistical graphics, 51 figures (including 7 photographs)
ISBN:
9781407315614
BAR number:
S2820
Sub Title:
l’étude de cas de Çatalhöyük-Ouest
Cet ouvrage présente l'étude détaillée de la pierre taillée de Çatalhöyük-West Mound, silex et obsidienne, dans une approche pluridisciplinaire et... More
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£48.00
Author:
Virginia Lynch
Publication Year:
2016
Language:
Spanish
Paperback:
188pp. Illustrated throughout in black and white: 15 tables, 129 figures (including 40 photographs)
ISBN:
9781407315591
BAR number:
S2816
El siguiente estudio se focaliza en las modalidades de uso de las tecnologías líticas manufacturadas por diferentes grupos cazadores-recolectores, que... More
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Il Mesolitico in Emilia e il Complesso Culturale Castelnoviano
Dinamiche Insediative e Sistemi Tecnici Litici
£60.00
Author:
Sonia Ferrari and Federica Fontana
Publication Year:
2016
Language:
Italian with an abstract in English
Paperback:
271pp. Illustrated throughout in black and white: 190 tables, 191 figures (including 40 photgraphs), 9 maps
ISBN:
9781407317175
BAR number:
S2807
Sub Title:
Dinamiche Insediative e Sistemi Tecnici Litici
The book focuses on the Castelnovian cultural complex, which developed during the recent Mesolithic between south-eastern France, Italy and western... More
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La Prehistoria Reciente del entorno de la Sierra de Atapuerca (Burgos, España)
Catálogo de sitios del VI al II milenio cal. BC, análisis tecno-tipológico de las industrias líticas y cerámicas, y organización funcional del poblamiento
£145.00
Author:
Francisco Javier Marcos Saiz
Publication Year:
2016
Language:
Spanish with abstract in English
Paperback:
785pp. Illustrated throughout in black and white: 976 tables, 214 statistical graphics, 30 figures, 38 illustrations of photographs and 183 maps
ISBN:
9781407315195
BAR number:
S2798
Sub Title:
Catálogo de sitios del VI al II milenio cal. BC, análisis tecno-tipológico de las industrias líticas y cerámicas, y organización funcional del poblamiento
The rich Pleistocene and Holocene archaeological and palaeontological records in the Sierra de Atapuerca caves (Burgos, Spain) have aroused major interest... More
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£65.00
Author:
Ana Cristina Araújo
Publication Year:
2016
Language:
French
Paperback:
295pp. Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white: 90 tables, 231 figures (including 47 black and white photographs and 13 colour photographs)
ISBN:
9781407314532
BAR number:
S2782
Around 9500 BC, a number of changes take place in the life ways of human groups that, henceforth, will be designated as Mesolithic. These changes set them... More
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