Metallurgy / Mining

‘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
+

Commemorating Coal Mining Worldwide
International museums, heritage centres and sites related to coal mining
£115.00
Author:
Margaret Lindsay Faull
Publication Year:
2022
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781407358123
Paperback:
504 pages. Illustrated throughout in black & white, and colour. 452 figures.
BAR number:
S3076
Sub Title:
International museums, heritage centres and sites related to coal mining
This book contains descriptions of 432 coal-mining museums, heritage centres, archives and memorials, and preserved colliery sites in 48 countries in... More
+

Derrycarhoon
A later Bronze Age copper mine in south-west Ireland
£54.00
Author:
William O’Brien
Publication Year:
2022
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781407359250
Paperback:
232 pages. Illustrated throughout in black and white and colour. 154 figures and 18 tables.
BAR number:
S3069
Sub Title:
A later Bronze Age copper mine in south-west Ireland
Derrycarhoon is the first copper mine from the later Bronze Age discovered in Ireland. This book presents the results of recent geoarchaeological survey and... More
+

Imprints of the Archaeology of Northern Nigeria
Landscape, society and crafts around Kirfi, Bauchi region
£45.00
Author:
Abubakar Sule Sani
Publication Year:
2021
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781407358925
Paperback:
180 pages
Sub-series name:
African Archaeology, 94
BAR number:
S3062
Sub Title:
Landscape, society and crafts around Kirfi, Bauchi region
Abubakar Sule Sani’s pioneering book combines archaeological, ethnographic and historical data to construct a compelling narrative about the people of the... More
+

£97.00
Editors:
Ergün Laflı
Publication Year:
2021
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781407316918
Paperback:
462 pages
BAR number:
S3038
This volume focuses on bronze and other metal finds from several ancient sites of Asia Minor and other regions in the Mediterranean. It consists of four... More
+

Le miniere delle Alpi Apuane (Toscana)
Storia dello sfruttamento minerario dall'antichità al XX secolo
£69.00
Author:
Marco Baldi, a cura di Deborah Giannessi
Publication Year:
2021
Language:
Italian
ISBN:
9781407358321
Paperback:
297 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 166 figures, 34 tavole
BAR number:
S3034
Sub Title:
Storia dello sfruttamento minerario dall'antichità al XX secolo
Il volume è uno studio della storia e archeologia mineraria delle Alpi Apuane meridionali in Toscana dalla preistoria all'epoca moderna. La ricerca è... More
+

London’s Roman Tools
Craft, agriculture and experience in an ancient city
£89.00
Author:
Owen Humphreys
Publication Year:
2021
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781407357386
Paperback:
504 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 221 figures.
Sub-series name:
Archaeology of Roman Britain, 3
BAR number:
B663
Sub Title:
Craft, agriculture and experience in an ancient city
London was the administrative centre of Roman Britain, and its largest city. After centuries of excavation, Londinium is one of the best understood cities... More
+

Worcester Magistrates Court
Excavation of Romano-British homes and industry at Castle Street
£54.00
Author:
Andy Boucher
Publication Year:
2020
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781407357041
Paperback:
240 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 51 tables and 147 figures.
Sub-series name:
Archaeology of Roman Britain, 2
BAR number:
B658
Sub Title:
Excavation of Romano-British homes and industry at Castle Street
In the summer of 2000 archaeological excavations on the periphery of the Roman ‘small town’ at Worcester revealed extensive evidence for timber-framed... More
+

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
+

Tibetan Silver, Gold and Bronze Objects and the Aesthetics of Animals in the Era before Empire
Cross-cultural reverberations on the Tibetan Plateau and soundings from other parts of Eurasia
£46.00
Author:
John Vincent Bellezza
Publication Year:
2020
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781407354316
Paperback:
184 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 2 tables, 148 figures, 2 maps.
BAR number:
S2984
Sub Title:
Cross-cultural reverberations on the Tibetan Plateau and soundings from other parts of Eurasia
This archaeological and art-historical study is woven around rock art and ancient metallic articles attributed to Tibet. The silver bowls, gold finial, and... More
+

£49.00
Author:
Osvaldo H. Sironi
Publication Year:
2020
Language:
Spanish
ISBN:
9781407356785
Paperback:
192 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 36 tables, 91 figures.
BAR number:
S2982
Este libro propone una forma de estudiar la historia de los modos de vida en paisajes mineros desde una perspectiva histórica-arqueológica, más... More
+

£45.00
Author:
Mark Borlase
Publication Year:
2020
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781407354767
Paperback:
180 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 7 tables, 168 figures.
BAR number:
B653
Sub Title:
‘The Way of Saints’ from the Roman period to AD 700
The Camel and Fowey rivers incise deeply into Cornwall, nearly meeting in the middle. This book is a landscape study of the Camel/Fowey corridor which forms... More
+

Le patrimoine subaquatique du lac Titicaca, Bolivie
Utilisation et perception de l’espace lacustre durant la période Tiwanaku (500-1150 PCN)
£65.00
Author:
Christophe Delaere
Publication Year:
2020
Language:
French
ISBN:
9781407356563
Paperback:
336 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 176 figures.
Sub-series name:
Cultural Studies in Maritime and Underwater Archaeology, 1
BAR number:
S2966
Sub Title:
Utilisation et perception de l’espace lacustre durant la période Tiwanaku (500-1150 PCN)
Ce livre propose de réexaminer l’étude de l’occupation du basin lacustre du lac Titicaca durant la période Tiwanaku (500-1150 PCN) en développant le concept... More
+

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
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
+

£150.00
Author:
Peter King
Publication Year:
2020
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781407315126
Paperback:
770 pages, Two volume set. Illustrated throughout in black and white. Vol I: 2 tables and 20 maps. Vol II: 24 maps.
BAR number:
B652
Sub Title:
Volumes I and II
A new process of making iron, using a blast furnace and a forge, both powered by water, was introduced into the Weald in the 1490s, and spread to other... More
+

£90.00
Editors:
Alonso Rodríguez Díaz, Ignacio Pavón Soldevila and David M. Duque Espino
Publication Year:
2019
Language:
Spanish
ISBN:
9781407353999
Paperback:
410 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 43 tables, 183 figures (120 in colour). With additional material online (catalogue of materials).
BAR number:
S2944
Sub Title:
Arqueología y recuperación de un paisaje minero
Este libro reúne las investigaciones sobre la explotación tartésica del estaño realizadas en San Cristóbal de Logrosán (Cáceres, España) por Craig Merideth... More
+

The Clayton Collection
An archaeological appraisal of a 19th century collection of Roman artefacts from Hadrian’s Wall
£38.00
Author:
Frances McIntosh
Publication Year:
2019
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781407321479
Paperback:
205 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 36 tables, 96 figures, 23 graphs
Sub-series name:
Archaeology of Roman Britain, 1
BAR number:
B646
Sub Title:
An archaeological appraisal of a 19th century collection of Roman artefacts from Hadrian’s Wall
This book examines the archaeological material from Hadrian’s Wall within the significant Clayton Collection. The Collection was formed through the work of... More
+

Prehistoria Reciente y territorio en la Depresión de Vera y el río Almanzora (Almería)
Las formaciones sociales entre finales del VI y mediados del III milenio ANE
£49.00
Author:
Francisco Pérez Caamaño
Publication Year:
2019
Language:
Spanish with English abstract
ISBN:
9781407316949
Paperback:
304 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 15 tables, 20 colour figures, 30 colour maps and 18 colour graphs
BAR number:
S2925
Sub Title:
Las formaciones sociales entre finales del VI y mediados del III milenio ANE
El libro propone, basado en el materialismo histórico, la existencia y desarrollo de un modo de producción comunal como funcionamiento básico entre las... More
+

£63.00
Author:
Amedeo Gambini
Publication Year:
2019
Language:
Italian with an English abstract
ISBN:
9781407316857
Paperback:
377 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 16 tables, 67 figures (10 in colour), 354 photos (54 in colour), 174 appendices figures (75 in colour).
Sub-series name:
Hypogean Archaeology: Research and Documentation of Underground Structures, 12
BAR number:
S2916
L’ “antro delle gallerie” è una struttura mineraria sotterranea, probabilmente risalente al periodo rinascimentale, che si apre all’interno dell’ “Alpe... More
+

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
+

Ragstone to Riches
Imperial Estates, metalla and the Roman military in the south east of Britain during the occupation
£39.00
Author:
Simon Elliott
Publication Year:
2018
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781407316529
Paperback:
156 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 9 tables, 48 figures, 3 maps
BAR number:
B638
Sub Title:
Imperial Estates, metalla and the Roman military in the south east of Britain during the occupation
'Ragstone to Riches' tells the story of the huge Roman metalla extractive industries of the south east of the province of Britannia. These provided much... More
+

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
+

Industry and the Making of a Rural Landscape
Iron and pottery production at Churchills Farm, Hemyock, Devon
£59.00
Editors:
Chris Smart
Publication Year:
2018
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781407316260
Paperback:
246 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 27 tables, 133 figures (93 in colour).
BAR number:
B636
Sub Title:
Iron and pottery production at Churchills Farm, Hemyock, Devon
This book presents the results of excavation and analysis of technological remains from the Devon village of Hemyock, on the north-west side of the... More
+

Digging for Words
Archaeolinguistic case studies from the XV Nordic TAG Conference held at the University of Copenhagen, 16–18 April 2015
£24.00
Editors:
Rune Iversen and Guus Kroonen
Publication Year:
2018
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781407316420
Paperback:
99 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white
BAR number:
S2888
Sub Title:
Archaeolinguistic case studies from the XV Nordic TAG Conference held at the University of Copenhagen, 16–18 April 2015
This volume offers a selection of case studies on the interface between linguistics and archaeology. These case studies were presented at a session titled... More
+