Rock-Art / Semiotics

The Ecology and Evolution of Hominin Geographic Ranges
Setting a context for archaeological interpretation using comparative analysis
£41.00
Author:
Katharine MacDonald
Publication Year:
2006
Language:
English
Paperback:
189pp. Includes 4 tables, 90 figures, maps, plans, drawings and photographs. 5 data Appendices
ISBN:
9781841719795
BAR number:
S1550
Sub Title:
Setting a context for archaeological interpretation using comparative analysis
In this work the author uses an evolutionary and ecological approach to interpreting early hominin geographic ranges, specifically... More
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£41.00
Author:
Pascale François
Publication Year:
2007
Language:
French with English abstract
Paperback:
189pp. Illustrated throughout with figures, maps, plans, drawings and photographs
ISBN:
9781407301556
BAR number:
S1711
Sub Title:
Évolution et comparaisons
A stylistic study of the Chassey Culture (4th/5th millennium BC) ceramics from the famous settlement of Villeneuve-Tolosane, near... More
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The Rock Art of Ometepe Island, Nicaragua
Motif classification, quantification, and regional comparisons
£41.00
Author:
Suzanne M. Baker
Publication Year:
2010
Language:
English
Paperback:
181pp, Illustrated throughout with maps, plans, drawings and photographs.
ISBN:
9781407305608
BAR number:
S2084
Sub Title:
Motif classification, quantification, and regional comparisons
Sub-series name:
Paris Monographs in American Archaeology, 25
This study presents a motif classification, quantification, and regional comparisons for engraved rock art from the Maderas Volcano on... More
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Archaeology Soil- and Life-Sciences Applied to Enclosures and Fields
Proceedings of the Session ‘From microprobe to spatial analysis – Enclosed and buried surfaces as key sources in Archaeology and Pedology’. European Association of Archaeologists 12th Annual Meeting Krakow-Poland. 19th to 24th September 2006
£41.00
Editors:
Kai Fechner, Yannick Devos, Mathias Leopold, Jörg Völkel
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
English
Paperback:
171pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407307800
BAR number:
S2222
Sub Title:
Proceedings of the Session ‘From microprobe to spatial analysis – Enclosed and buried surfaces as key sources in Archaeology and Pedology’. European Association of Archaeologists 12th Annual Meeting Krakow-Poland. 19th to 24th September 2006
Proceedings of the Session 'From microprobe to spatial analysis - Enclosed and buried surfaces as key sources in Archaeology and... 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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£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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£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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£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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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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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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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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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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