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Rock-Art / Semiotics

Shepherds Who Write
Pastoral graffiti in the uplands of Europe from prehistory to the modern age
£60.00
Editors:
Marta Bazzanella and Giovanni Kezich
Publication Year:
2020
Language:
English
Paperback:
256 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 7 tables, 228 figures.
ISBN:
9781407357140
BAR number:
S2999
Sub Title:
Pastoral graffiti in the uplands of Europe from prehistory to the modern age
In a number of significant sites of the vast ancient pasturelands of the Old World, generations of wandering shepherds have left their testimony in the form... 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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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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Design and Connectivity
The Case of Atlantic Rock Art
£55.00
Author:
Joana Valdez-Tullett
Publication Year:
2019
Language:
English
Paperback:
286 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 172 figures (31 in colour), 61 graphs (39 in colour). With additional material online (figures and graphs).
ISBN:
9781407316628
BAR number:
S2932
Sub Title:
The Case of Atlantic Rock Art
Sub-series name:
Archaeology of Prehistoric Art, 1
Atlantic Rock Art is a rock art tradition which includes emblematic motifs such as cup-marks, cup-and-rings and lines, known to several countries on the... More
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£68.00
Author:
Roberto Basilico and Giovanni Beltramelli
Publication Year:
2019
Language:
Italian
Paperback:
406 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 204 figures
ISBN:
9781407356419
BAR number:
S2924
Sub-series name:
Hypogean Archaeology: Research and Documentation of Underground Structures, 13
Nel territorio dell'Alto Lario, zona settentrionale del Lago di Como, vi è una diffusa e importante presenza di incisioni rupestri schematiche e figurative.... 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
Paperback:
232 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 261 figures (80 in colour), 19 tables.
ISBN:
9781407316437
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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Mucho más que barcos
Una aproximación teórica a las funciones, capacidades náuticas, bases materiales y dimensión social de la tecnología naval prehistórica
£30.00
Author:
Julián Moyano Di Carlo
Publication Year:
2018
Language:
Spanish with a 6 pg English summary
Paperback:
123 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 6 tables, 67 figures (1 in colour), 2 colour graphs
ISBN:
9781407316543
BAR number:
S2901
Sub Title:
Una aproximación teórica a las funciones, capacidades náuticas, bases materiales y dimensión social de la tecnología naval prehistórica
Este trabajo pretende convertirse en un modelo teórico que sirva de sustento a un proyecto de investigación futuro sobre tecnología naval prehistórica.... More
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Recorded Places, Experienced Places
The Holocene rock art of the Iberian Atlantic north-west
£55.00
Editors:
Ana M. S. Bettencourt, Manuel Santos Estevez, Hugo A. Sampaio and Daniela Cardoso
Publication Year:
2017
Language:
English
Paperback:
222 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 122 figures (35 in colour), 3 tables (2 in colour)
ISBN:
9781407314846
BAR number:
S2878
Sub Title:
The Holocene rock art of the Iberian Atlantic north-west
This book springs from the compilation of papers and posters presented in 2013 and 2014 at the 2nd and 3rd Enardas Colloquia, entitled ‘Living Places,... More
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Espacio gráfico, visibilidad y tránsito cavernario / Graphic Space, Visibility and Cave Transit
El uso de las cavidades con arte paleolítico en la Región Cantábrica / The use of caves with Palaeolithic art in the Cantabrian region
£100.00
Author:
Blanca Ochoa
Publication Year:
2017
Language:
Spanish with partial English translation/summary
Paperback:
480 pages. Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 416 figures (292 in colour). Includes an Annexe of numeric dates.
ISBN:
9781407316154
BAR number:
S2875
Sub Title:
El uso de las cavidades con arte paleolítico en la Región Cantábrica / The use of caves with Palaeolithic art in the Cantabrian region
El punto de partida es definir si existen convergencias o divergencias en el posicionamiento del arte parietal a través del estudio combinado del arte... 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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Sailing Rock Art Boats
A reassessment of seafaring abilities in Bronze Age Scandinavia and the introduction of the sail in the North
£46.00
Author:
Boel Bengtsson
Publication Year:
2017
Language:
English
Paperback:
172 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 6 tables (in colour), 97 figures (46 in colour)
ISBN:
9781407315690
BAR number:
S2865
Sub Title:
A reassessment of seafaring abilities in Bronze Age Scandinavia and the introduction of the sail in the North
This book argues that the use of sail as a complement to paddling would have formed an integral part of the development of centres of power in the early... 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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Styles, techniques et expression graphique dans l'art sur paroi rocheuse (Styles, Techniques and Graphic Expression in Rock Art)
Proceedings of Session A11d of the 17th World Congress of the IUPPS (Actes de la session A11d du 17e Congrés mondial de l’UISPP) (Burgos 1-7 September 2014)
£52.00
Editors:
Marc Groenen and Marie-Christine Groenen
Publication Year:
2016
Language:
English and French
Paperback:
226pp. Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white: 1 table, 174 figures (including 103 black and white photographs and 5 colour photographs)
ISBN:
9781407314464
BAR number:
S2787
Sub Title:
Proceedings of Session A11d of the 17th World Congress of the IUPPS (Actes de la session A11d du 17e Congrés mondial de l’UISPP) (Burgos 1-7 September 2014)
Research on rock art conducted during the last several decades has shown the skill and knowledge demonstrated by the painters, engravers and sculptors who... More
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Gardens of Italy and the Western Provinces of the Roman Empire
Empire From the 4th century BC to the 4th century AD
£27.00
Author:
Linda Farrar
Publication Year:
1996
Language:
English
Paperback:
111pp. Includes 36 figures and 44 colour plates.
ISBN:
9780860548379
BAR number:
S650
Sub Title:
Empire From the 4th century BC to the 4th century AD
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The Middle to Upper Paleolithic Transition in Central Europe
The record from the Bükk Mountain region
£41.00
Author:
Brian Adams
Publication Year:
1998
Language:
English
Paperback:
187pp. Includes numerous line drawings, tables, maps and 10 black and white photographs.
ISBN:
9780860548775
BAR number:
S693
Sub Title:
The record from the Bükk Mountain region
The book explores the issue of the Middle to Upper Palaeolithic transition in Central Europe. The data sets used to investigate the... More
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£29.00
Editors:
G. R. Tsetskhladze and A. M. Snodgrass
Publication Year:
2002
Language:
English with one German paper
Paperback:
140pp. Illustrated throughout with figures, maps and drawings
ISBN:
9781841714424
BAR number:
S1062
This volume publishes revised versions of papers originally given at a joint seminar of the Faculty of Classics, University of Cambridge... More
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£65.00
Editors:
Peter J. Parr with contributions by L. Barnetson, S. Campbell, L. Copeland, † P.G. Dorrell, J.A.J. Gowlett, C. Grigson, J. Hackman, L. Marfoe, V.T. Mathias, A.R. Millard, L. Moffett, P.J. Parr and C.S. Phillips
Publication Year:
2003
Language:
English
Paperback:
302pp. Includes 14 chapters, well Illustrated with graphs, tables, drawings, maps, plans, photographs and diagrams.
ISBN:
9781841715070
BAR number:
S1134
This study looks at the settlement site of Arjourne, situated on a low rise overlooking the Orontes River just South of Lake Homs in... More
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Époque romaine / The Roman Age
Sessions générales et posters / General Sessions and Posters
£25.00
Editors:
le Secrétariat du Congrès
Publication Year:
2004
Language:
English and French
Paperback:
91pp, Illustrated throughout with figures, tables and illustrations
ISBN:
9781841716619
BAR number:
S1312
Sub Title:
Sessions générales et posters / General Sessions and Posters
Sub-series name:
Acts of the XIVth UISPP Congress, University of Liège, Belgium, 2-8 September 2001, 13
Époque romaine/The Roman Age. Section 13 of the Acts of the XIVth UISPP Congress, University of Liège, Belgium, 2-8 September 2001. More
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£19.00
Author:
Mark G. Plew
Publication Year:
2005
Language:
English
Paperback:
81pp. Includes 14 tables, 43 figures, maps, drawings, plans, photographs
ISBN:
9781841718392
BAR number:
S1400
This book is written for professional archaeologists, students of South American archaeology, heritage managers, museum staffs, and the... More
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£41.00
Author:
Marion Valerie Cutting
Publication Year:
2005
Language:
English
Paperback:
185pp. Includes 33 tables, 70 figures, maps, plans, drawings and photographs. Appendices of sites and data
ISBN:
9781841718712
BAR number:
S1435
Sub Title:
Household, community and the changing use of space
This research presents the qualitative and quantitative data collected from the architecture within ten Neolithic and Early Chalcolithic... More
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£23.00
Author:
Mubariz S. Azimov
Publication Year:
2006
Language:
English
Paperback:
90pp. Includes 49 figures, tables, maps, plans, drawings and photographs
ISBN:
9781841719030
BAR number:
S1467
This book investigates for the first time the complex processes involved with the occurrence and development of Eneolithic and Bronze Age... More
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Kay Pacha
Cultivating earth and water in the Andes
£54.00
Editors:
Penelope Dransart
Publication Year:
2006
Language:
English and Spanish
Paperback:
255pp. Illustrated throughout with tables, figures, maps, plans, drawings and photographs.
ISBN:
9781841719139
BAR number:
S1478
Sub Title:
Cultivating earth and water in the Andes
This volume derives from a symposium held at the University of Wales, Lampeter, in April 1998. The 24 papers cover a wide range of... More
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Occupation and Abandonment of Middle Bronze Age Zahrat adh-Dhra' 1, Jordan
The behavioural implications of quantitative ceramic analyses
£49.00
Author:
Ilya Berelov
Publication Year:
2006
Language:
English
Paperback:
233pp. Includes 118 figures, maps, plans, drawings and photographs, 90 tables
ISBN:
9781841719245
BAR number:
S1493
Sub Title:
The behavioural implications of quantitative ceramic analyses
In his study of the inhabitants of Zahrat adh-Dhra' 1 on the Dead Sea Plain of Jordan, the author presents a behavioral study of a Bronze... More
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L'archéologie et l'éducation / Archaeology and Education
From primary school to university/De l’école primaire à l’université
£28.00
Editors:
Jean-Claude Marquet, Caroline Pathy-Barker and Claude Cohen
Publication Year:
2006
Language:
French and English
Paperback:
122pp. Illustrated throughout with maps, plans, drawings and photographs.
ISBN:
9781841719405
BAR number:
S1505
Sub Title:
From primary school to university/De l’école primaire à l’université
This volume represents the proceedings (with later additions) of a session held at the EAA Congress, Lyon, in September 2004. The session... More
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