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Ritual / Religion / Temples

£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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Zeus in Early Greek Mythology and Religion
From prehistoric times to the Early Archaic period
£46.00
Author:
Olga A. Zolotnikova
Publication Year:
2013
Language:
English
Paperback:
233pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407311067
BAR number:
S2492
Sub Title:
From prehistoric times to the Early Archaic period
This monograph examines the religious and mythological concepts of Zeus from prehistoric times until the Early Archaic period. The... 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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£27.00
Author:
Sam Crooks
Publication Year:
2013
Language:
English
Paperback:
93pp. Includes black and white illustrations
ISBN:
9781407311296
BAR number:
S2511
This monograph examines the aniconic cult stones, or baetyls, of the Aegean Bronze Age. Minoan baetyls are commonly understood by... More
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£107.00
Author:
László Kovács with malacological identifications by Gyula Radócz
Publication Year:
2008
Language:
English
Paperback:
538pp. Includes 196 figures, maps, plans, drawings and photographs, with extensive catalogue
ISBN:
9781407303338
BAR number:
S1846
A comprehensive study of cowries and other shells, including fossilised material. More
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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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£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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£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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£24.00
Author:
Natalia Moragas Segura
Publication Year:
2015
Language:
Spanish
Paperback:
83pp. Illustrated throughout in black and white and colour
ISBN:
9781407314280
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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£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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£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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Tools of the Mammoth Hunters
The application of use-wear analysis on the Czech Upper Palaeolithic chipped industry
£25.00
Author:
Andrea Šajnerová-Dušková
Publication Year:
2007
Language:
English
Paperback:
95pp. Illustrated throughout with figures, maps, plans, photographs and tables
ISBN:
9781407300795
BAR number:
S1645
Sub Title:
The application of use-wear analysis on the Czech Upper Palaeolithic chipped industry
Moravia played a very important role in the Palaeolithic migration of ancient Homo sapiens as it made a natural corridor between the... More
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Tipologia sepolcrale delle catacombe romane
I cimiteri ipogei delle vie Ostiense, Ardeatina e Appia
£53.00
Author:
Donatella Nuzzo
Publication Year:
2000
Language:
Italian
Paperback:
243pp. Includes 295 illustrations, photographs (12 colour), drawings, plans and maps.
ISBN:
9781841712017
BAR number:
S905
Sub Title:
I cimiteri ipogei delle vie Ostiense, Ardeatina e Appia
A detailed typological study, in Italian, of the Roman catacombs found on the Via Appia, Via Ardeatina, Via Ostiense, and their immediate... More
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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
Paperback:
184 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 2 tables, 148 figures, 2 maps.
ISBN:
9781407354316
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
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Theoretical and Methodological Issues in Evolutionary Archaeology / Questions théorétiques et méthodologiques en archéologie évolutive
Toward an unified Darwinian paradigm / Vers un paradigme Darwinien unifié, Vol. 20, Session WS22
£28.00
Editors:
Hernán Juan Muscio and Gabriel Eduardo José López
Publication Year:
2009
Language:
English
Paperback:
121pp, Illustrated throughout with figures, maps, plans, drawings and photographs
ISBN:
9781407303987
BAR number:
S1915
Sub Title:
Toward an unified Darwinian paradigm / Vers un paradigme Darwinien unifié, Vol. 20, Session WS22
Sub-series name:
Proceedings of the XV World Congress UISPP (Lisbon, 4-9 September 2006), 20
This book includes papers from the session 'Theoretical and Methodological Issues in Evolutionary Archaeology' presented at the XV UISPP... 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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The Uruk Phenomenon
The role of social ideology in the expansion of the Uruk Culture during the fourth millennium BC
£25.00
Author:
Paul Collins
Publication Year:
2000
Language:
English
Paperback:
105pp. Includes 31 figures, 4 tables.
ISBN:
9781841710969
BAR number:
S900
Sub Title:
The role of social ideology in the expansion of the Uruk Culture during the fourth millennium BC
This work identifies 'social ideology' as an example of a crucial mover in the emergence of a complex society, and one that helps explain... 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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£37.00
Author:
Kirsty Millican
Publication Year:
2016
Language:
English
Paperback:
150pp. Illustrated throughout in black and white: 147 figures (including 15 photographs), 6 maps
ISBN:
9781407318059
BAR number:
B623
Timber monuments form an important part of the Neolithic monumental repertoire, yet tend to play a relatively minor role in discussions of this period. This... 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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£24.00
Author:
James E. Bennett, Robert J. Littman, and Jay Silverstein
Publication Year:
2016
Language:
English
Paperback:
93pp. Illustrated throughout in black and white (149 figures).
ISBN:
9781407315621
BAR number:
S2834
This study documents the corpus of terracotta figurines that were found during excavations at Tell Timai between 2009 and 2013. The study assesses the... More
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£46.00
Author:
William A. Parkinson
Publication Year:
2006
Language:
English
Paperback:
217pp. Includes 54 tables, 86 figures, maps, plans, drawings and photographs
ISBN:
9781841717883
BAR number:
S1573
The research presented in this study focuses upon a 2,000 sq km area in the Körös River Valley, in northern Békés County, eastern... More
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The Significance of Trees
An archaeological perspective
£23.00
Author:
Peter Skoglund
Publication Year:
2012
Language:
English
Paperback:
77pp. Illustrated throughout.
ISBN:
9781407309071
BAR number:
S2324
Sub Title:
An archaeological perspective
This book investigates the practical and ritual dimensions of trees and timber in the Bronze Age and Iron Age of Scandinavia. The... 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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£33.00
Editors:
J. Andrew Overman and Daniel N. Schowalter
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
English
Paperback:
135pp. Illustrated throughout with maps, plans, drawings and photographs, appendices of coins
ISBN:
9781407307633
BAR number:
S2205
Sub Title:
An Interim Report
This volume details the excavation of a Roman temple complex in northern Galilee. The site is known as Omrit, although the origin of the... More
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£42.00
Author:
Susan M. Lupack
Publication Year:
2008
Language:
English
Paperback:
193pp. Includes 5 figures
ISBN:
9781407303413
BAR number:
S1858
Our conception of the Mycenaean economy has been considerably altered in recent times. The palatial administration has gone from being... More
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£57.00
Author:
Hugo Lamdin-Whymark
Publication Year:
2008
Language:
English
Paperback:
257pp. Includes 58 tables, 80 figures, maps, plans, drawings and photographs, Appendix of features and monuments
ISBN:
9781407303239
BAR number:
B466
This study characterises deposition practices in the Middle Thames Valley (England) from the late Mesolithic to early Bronze Age. All... More
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£73.00
Author:
Tyler Bell
Publication Year:
2005
Language:
English
Paperback:
331pp. Includes 143 figures, maps, plans, drawings and photographs, 11 tables, 5 Appendices including radiocarbon recalibrations
ISBN:
9781841718354
BAR number:
B390
This work examines how and why Roman structures - commonly villas, forts, and bathhouses - were reinvented as religious centres in the... More
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The Past and Present of Leprosy
Archaeological, historical, palaeopathological and clinical approaches
£70.00
Editors:
Charlotte A. Roberts, Mary E. Lewis and K. Manchester
Publication Year:
2002
Language:
English
Paperback:
321pp. Illustrated throughout with figures, drawings, tables, maps, index
ISBN:
9781841714349
BAR number:
S1054
Sub Title:
Archaeological, historical, palaeopathological and clinical approaches
This book contains papers from the Proceedings of the International Congress on the Evolution and Palaeoepidemiology of the Infectious... More
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£49.00
Author:
Pau Figueras
Publication Year:
2013
Language:
English
Paperback:
259pp. Illustrated throughout, Gazetteer Glossary
ISBN:
9781407311098
BAR number:
S2495
The present collection refers not only to the remains of the pagan religion of Greeks and Romans, but also to those of Edomites,... More
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£90.00
Author:
Christos Karydis
Publication Year:
2010
Language:
English
Paperback:
413pp. Illustrated throughout, with CD
ISBN:
9781407307169
BAR number:
S2172
Sub Title:
Collection survey, scientific analysis and preventive conservation
This work focuses on the research findings from a collection survey of Euro-Mediterranean post-Byzantine ecclesiastical garments, known... More
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£45.00
Author:
Kalle Sognnes
Publication Year:
2017
Language:
English
Paperback:
208pp. Illustrated throughout in black and white. 1 table and 118 figures.
ISBN:
9781407315164
BAR number:
S2837
This book examines the Northern (Stone Age) rock art of central Norway, which is dominated by images of marine and terrestrial motifs. It focuses on how... 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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The Minoan Double Axe
An experimental study of production and use
£37.00
Author:
Maria Lowe Fri
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
English
Paperback:
154pp. Illustrated throughout, some in colour, catalogue
ISBN:
9781407308814
BAR number:
S2304
Sub Title:
An experimental study of production and use
Since the double axe is such an important and symbolically charged object, emblematic for Minoan Crete, it has been discussed from... 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 Late Roman Army in the Near East from Diocletian to the Arab Conquest
Proceedings of a colloquium held at Potenza, Acerenza and Matera, Italy (May 2005)
£97.00
Editors:
Ariel S. Lewin and Pietrina Pellegrini with the aid of Zbigniew T. Fiema and Sylvain Janniard
Publication Year:
2007
Language:
English, French and Italian
Paperback:
447pp. Illustrated throughout with figures, plans, maps, drawings and photographs
ISBN:
9781407301617
BAR number:
S1717
Sub Title:
Proceedings of a colloquium held at Potenza, Acerenza and Matera, Italy (May 2005)
This book includes papers from a colloquium held at Potenza, Acerenza and Matera, Italy (May 2005), entitled The Late Roman Army in the... More
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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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£35.00
Author:
Rogério Sousa
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
English
Paperback:
146pp. Includes 111 figures
ISBN:
9781407307695
BAR number:
S2211
The heart amulet is one of the most often depicted images in Egyptian art. Due to the scarcity of archaeological information available... More
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£27.00
Author:
I.M. Ferris, L. Bevan and R. Cuttler with contributions by A.S. Esmonde Cleary, A. Hammon, K. Hartley, C. Hewitson, T. Joyce, D.F. Mackreth, A. Monckton, R.S.O. Tomlin, D. Williams, S. Willis. Illustrations by M. Breedon and N. Dodds
Publication Year:
2000
Language:
English
Paperback:
112pp, Includes 34 figures, 15 tables, 16 plates
ISBN:
9781841712055
BAR number:
B314
Sub-series name:
Birmingham University Field Archaeology Unit Monograph Series, 3
A summary of rescue excavations at the Romano-British Shrine site at Rocester, Staffordshire, dating from the late first to mid-second... More
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£39.00
Author:
Ethan E. Cochrane
Publication Year:
2009
Language:
English
Paperback:
175pp. Illustrated throughout with figures, maps, plans, drawings and photographs, Appendix of clay compositional data
ISBN:
9781407303956
BAR number:
S1912
The research presented here investigates the evolution of material cultural diversity in the Yasawa Islands in the northwestern corner of... More
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£41.00
Author:
Miles Russell
Publication Year:
2001
Language:
English
Paperback:
187pp. Includes extensive bibliography, site gazetteer, maps, 50 site plans.
ISBN:
9781841712345
BAR number:
B321
The primary aim of this volume is to summarize and assess for the first time all available primary evidence for the earliest forms of... More
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The Early and Middle Neolithic in Macedonia
Links with the neighbouring areas
£52.00
Author:
Sote Angeleski
Publication Year:
2012
Language:
English
Paperback:
237pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407309156
BAR number:
S2332
Sub Title:
Links with the neighbouring areas
A study of the Neolithic in Macedonia. More
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£63.00
Author:
Alexander Smith
Publication Year:
2001
Language:
English
Paperback:
284pp. Includes 42 maps, 25 figures.
ISBN:
9781841712130
BAR number:
B318
The concept of Sacred Space is among the most prominent and enduring aspects of religious expression. The main aim of this work is to... More
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The Cemeteries at Marki
Using a looted landscape to investigate prehistoric Bronze Age Cyprus
£64.00
Author:
Andrew C. Sneddon
Publication Year:
2002
Language:
English
Paperback:
292pp. Includes 16 black and white plates, 92 tables, 157 figures plans, maps and drawings, 17-page bibliography
ISBN:
9781841714066
BAR number:
S1028
Sub Title:
Using a looted landscape to investigate prehistoric Bronze Age Cyprus
This monograph presents the results of an intensive site survey of three Prehistoric Bronze Age cemeteries in the vicinity of Marki... More
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£48.00
Author:
Thallein Antun
Publication Year:
2016
Language:
English
Paperback:
210pp. Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white: 6 tables, 116 figures (including 16 black and white photographs), 1 map
ISBN:
9781407314686
BAR number:
S2790
This book examines the development of the mosque from the hijra (A.H.1/A.D.622) to the fall of the Umayyad dynasty (A.H.133/A.D.750). The aims of the book... More
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£36.00
Author:
Julie Candy
Publication Year:
2009
Language:
English
Paperback:
165pp. Illustrated throughout with figures, maps, tables, drawings and photographs
ISBN:
9781407304311
BAR number:
S1948
Sub Title:
A landscape perspective
Theoretical perspectives on landscape and bodily engagement with place inform an approach to the medieval pilgrimage to Santiago de... More
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The Aegean and its Cultures
Proceedings of the first Oxford-Athens graduate student workshop organized by the Greek Society and the University of Oxford Taylor Institution, 22-23 April 2005
£32.00
Editors:
Georgios Deligiannakis and Yannis Galanakis
Publication Year:
2009
Language:
English
Paperback:
154pp. Illustrated throughout with maps, plans, drawings and photographs 3 colour plates
ISBN:
9781407305073
BAR number:
S1975
Sub Title:
Proceedings of the first Oxford-Athens graduate student workshop organized by the Greek Society and the University of Oxford Taylor Institution, 22-23 April 2005
Proceedings of the first Oxford-Athens graduate student workshop organized by the Greek Society and the University of Oxford Taylor... More
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£30.00
Author:
Maria Milvia Morciano
Publication Year:
2012
Language:
Italian with English abstract
Paperback:
125pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407309262
BAR number:
S2343
In this work the cult of the Capitoline Triad is examined from a viewpoint that varies from the traditionally public and official one. A... More
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