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International Archaeological Reports since 1974

Rock-Art / Semiotics

£129.00
Author:
Mike Parker Pearson with Karen Godden, Ramilisonina, Retsihisatse, Jean-Luc Schwenninger, Georges Heurtebize, Chantal Radimilahy and Helen Smith. With contributions by Irene de Luis, David Barker, Seth Priestman, Lucien Rakotozafy, Bako Rasoarifetra, Alan
Publication Year:
2010
Language:
English
Paperback:
768pp. Illustrated throughout with maps, plans, figures, drawings and photographs
ISBN:
9781407306803
BAR number:
S2139
This book presents the results of archaeological research in the extreme south of Madagascar between 1991 and 2003, and provides a... More
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£116.00
Sub Title:
Valoración, diagnóstico, conservación
Author:
Fernando Carrera Ramírez
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
Spanish
Paperback:
645pp. Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white.
ISBN:
9781407307459
BAR number:
S2190
The extensive work presented here takes a new look at the prehistoric art preserved on various megalithic monuments from the northwestern... 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
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
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
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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£76.00
Editors:
Rodrigo de Balbín Behrmann, Primitiva Bueno Ramirez, Rafael González Antón and Carmen del Arco Aguilar
Publication Year:
2009
Language:
English, Spanish and French
Paperback:
350pp. Illustrated throughout with maps, plans, figures, tables, photographs
ISBN:
9781407306193
BAR number:
S2043
A collection of papers on the rock carvings of the European and African Atlantic façade. 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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COMING SOON: 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
ISBN:
9781407356624
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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£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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£65.00
Editors:
Fanis Mavridis and Jesper Tae Jensen
Publication Year:
2013
Language:
English
Paperback:
361pp. Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white
ISBN:
9781407311791
BAR number:
S2558
This volume provides a welcome introduction to cave archaeology generally (or it may be used as a reader on aspects of cave research);... More
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In concavis petrarum habitaverunt
El fenómeno rupestre en el Mediterráneo Medieval: De la investigación a la puesta en valor
£65.00
Editors:
Jorge López Quiroga and Artemio Manuel Martínez Tejera
Publication Year:
2014
Language:
Spanish with English abstracts
Paperback:
374pp, Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407312194
BAR number:
S2591
Sub Title:
El fenómeno rupestre en el Mediterráneo Medieval: De la investigación a la puesta en valor
Sub-series name:
Archaeological Studies on Late Antiquity and Early Medieval Europe (400-1000 A.D.) (SERIES ASLAEME), 4
This fourth volume (Proceedings 4) presents the results of an international conference held at the Museo de los Orígenes (Casa de San... More
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£60.00
Editors:
P. Bueno Ramirez, E. Cerrillo Cuenca, A. Gonzalez Cordero
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
English and Spanish
Paperback:
275pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407307770
BAR number:
S2219
The convergence of a number of research groups with common interests in an area little favored by the traditional hypotheses of the... More
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Natural Processes in the Degradation of Open-Air Rock-Art Sites
An urgency intervention scale to inform conservation: The case of the Côa Valley world heritage site, Portugal
£59.00
Sub Title:
An urgency intervention scale to inform conservation: The case of the Côa Valley world heritage site, Portugal
Author:
António Pedro Martins da Mota Batarda Fernandes
Publication Year:
2014
Language:
English
Paperback:
335pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407312408
BAR number:
S2609
Open-air rock-art forms one of the most widely distributed categories of prehistoric culture with examples recognized across the Old and... More
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£55.00
Sub Title:
Site Catalogue
Editors:
Maggie Morrow, Mike Morrow, Tony Judd and Geoff Phillipson
Publication Year:
2010
Language:
English
Paperback:
254pp. Illustrated with hundreds of black and white photographs, accompanied by a CD.
ISBN:
9781407307107
BAR number:
S2166
We are used to thinking of Egypt, ancient and modern, in terms of the Nile valley: well-watered, green and fertile, a narrow strip of... More
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Recorded Places, Experienced Places
The Holocene rock art of the Iberian Atlantic north-west
£55.00
Sub Title:
The Holocene rock art of the Iberian Atlantic north-west
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
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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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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Kay Pacha
Cultivating earth and water in the Andes
£54.00
Sub Title:
Cultivating earth and water in the Andes
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
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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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
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)
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
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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Equids and Wheeled Vehicles in the Ancient World
Essays in Memory of Mary A. Littauer
£51.00
Sub Title:
Essays in Memory of Mary A. Littauer
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
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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Occupation and Abandonment of Middle Bronze Age Zahrat adh-Dhra' 1, Jordan
The behavioural implications of quantitative ceramic analyses
£49.00
Sub Title:
The behavioural implications of quantitative ceramic analyses
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
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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Sailing Rock Art Boats
A reassessment of seafaring abilities in Bronze Age Scandinavia and the introduction of the sail in the North
£46.00
Sub Title:
A reassessment of seafaring abilities in Bronze Age Scandinavia and the introduction of the sail in the North
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
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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£43.00
Editors:
Primitiva Bueno-Ramirez, Rosa Barroso-Bermejo and Rodrigo de Balbín-Berhmann
Publication Year:
2008
Language:
English and Portuguese
Paperback:
198pp. Illustrated throughout with figures, maps, plans, drawings and photographs.
ISBN:
9781407302546
BAR number:
S1765
The spectacular physical presence of the rock engravings of the International Tagus raised in the 1970s the need to explain the symbolic... More
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£42.00
Editors:
Marc Groenen and Didier Martens (C74), Jane Kolb
Publication Year:
2010
Language:
English
Paperback:
187pp, Illustrated throughout with maps, plans
ISBN:
9781407306490
BAR number:
S2108
Sub-series name:
Proceedings of the XV World Congress UISPP (Lisbon, 4-9 September 2006), 35
The complete title of BAR S2108 is 'Methods of art history tested against prehistory: session C74. Spiral and circular forms: the most... More
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The Middle to Upper Paleolithic Transition in Central Europe
The record from the Bükk Mountain region
£41.00
Sub Title:
The record from the Bükk Mountain region
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
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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£41.00
Sub Title:
Household, community and the changing use of space
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
This research presents the qualitative and quantitative data collected from the architecture within ten Neolithic and Early Chalcolithic... More
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