Bronze Age and Iron Age

Ancient Society and Metallurgy
A comparative study of Bronze Age societies in Central Eurasia and North China
£46.00
Author:
Liangren Zhang
Publication Year:
2012
Language:
English
Paperback:
210pp. Illustrated throughout.
ISBN:
9781407309118
BAR number:
S2328
Sub Title:
A comparative study of Bronze Age societies in Central Eurasia and North China
Focusing on Bronze Age societies in Central Eurasia and North China, this book presents a new scenario of early social evolution.... More
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£36.00
Author:
Rachel Sarah Fox
Publication Year:
2012
Language:
English
Paperback:
167pp. Includes 21 figures, 27 tables
ISBN:
9781407309286
BAR number:
S2345
A feast is a sensory, sacralised and social occasion. Its multiple resonances and experiences extend far beyond the nutritive consumption... More
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£31.00
Editors:
Dimitris Paleothodoros
Publication Year:
2012
Language:
English and Italian
Paperback:
125pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407309514
BAR number:
S2364
The papers that form up this collection of studies originate in a session organized by the present author at the 15th Annual Meeting of... More
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£54.00
Author:
Catherine Frieman
Publication Year:
2012
Language:
English
Paperback:
248pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407309521
BAR number:
S2365
In this study of prehistoric innovation, the author argues that a range of technologies and practices need to be considered in order to... More
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£76.00
Author:
Sergio Fernández Martín
Publication Year:
2012
Language:
Spanish with English abstract
Paperback:
347pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407309675
BAR number:
S2377
A detailed study of ceramics from the Iberian sites commonly known as 'Las Motillas' - arguably the most singular form of prehistoric... More
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El asentamiento rural ibérico de Saus (Girona)
Un ejemplo de explotación agrícola en el territorio de Emporion
£71.00
Author:
Josep Casas Victòria Soler Con la colaboración de Lídia Colominas, María Saña y Joan S. Mestres
Publication Year:
2012
Language:
Spanish
Paperback:
325pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407309828
BAR number:
S2390
Sub Title:
Un ejemplo de explotación agrícola en el territorio de Emporion
A report on extensive excavations at the rural complex of Saus (near Girona, eastern Spain), the findings of which attest to a scattered... More
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£57.00
Author:
Joyce Swinton
Publication Year:
2012
Language:
English
Paperback:
261pp. Includes 45 figures, 17 tables
ISBN:
9781407309842
BAR number:
S2392
The subject of this study is an examination of the resources at the disposal of the elite class of Old Kingdom officials who administered... More
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£52.00
Author:
Claudia Minniti
Publication Year:
2012
Language:
Italian with English summary
Paperback:
235pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407309873
BAR number:
S2394
The present study analyses different faunal samples dated to the Middle Bronze Age and the Early Iron Age from both Latium and Abruzzi... More
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£25.00
Editors:
Valeriu Sîrbu and Cristian Schuster
Publication Year:
2012
Language:
English
Paperback:
103pp, Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407309897
BAR number:
S2396
Sub-series name:
Proceedings of the XVI World Congress of the International Union of Prehistoric and Protohistoric Sciences (Florianopolis, Brazil, 4-10 September 2011), 2
This book includes papers from the session 'Tumuli Graves - Status Symbol of the Dead in Bronze and Iron Ages in Europe' held at the XVI... More
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£35.00
Author:
Mags McCartney
Publication Year:
2012
Language:
English
Paperback:
161pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407309989
BAR number:
S2403
This study aims to identify patterns of warfare in the southern French Iron Age through examination of the documentary, settlement,... More
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£35.00
Author:
Katie Lantzas
Publication Year:
2012
Language:
English
Paperback:
153pp. Illustrated throughout. Catalogues of sites and mortuary contexts.
ISBN:
9781407310206
BAR number:
S2421
This research centres on the ideology and socio-economic practices of the communities in the Argolid and the Methana Peninsula... More
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Paesaggi etruschi in terra di Siena
L’agro tra Volterra e Chiusi dell’età del Ferro all’èta romana
£90.00
Author:
Valeria Acconcia
Publication Year:
2012
Language:
Italian with an English summary
Paperback:
412pp. Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white and including 60 plates.
ISBN:
9781407310213
BAR number:
S2422
Sub Title:
L’agro tra Volterra e Chiusi dell’età del Ferro all’èta romana
The development of settlement in the region between Chiusi and Volterra (northern Etruria, corresponding to the modern territory of... More
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£25.00
Author:
David Vincent Redfern
Publication Year:
2012
Language:
English
Paperback:
109pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407310237
BAR number:
S2424
This comparative study of Greek and Scythian jewellery manufacturing in the North Pontic region is based on a new technique developed by... More
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Networks and Netwars: New perspectives on the Late Copper Age and Early Bronze Age
Typo-chronological relationships of the Boleraz/Baden/Kostolac finds at the site of Balatonőszöd–Temetői dűlő, Hungary
£40.00
Author:
Tünde Horváth
Publication Year:
2012
Language:
English
Paperback:
181pp. Illustrated in colour and black and white
ISBN:
9781407310268
BAR number:
S2427
Sub Title:
Typo-chronological relationships of the Boleraz/Baden/Kostolac finds at the site of Balatonőszöd–Temetői dűlő, Hungary
In this study the author discusses the typo-chronological correlation of ceramic production of a conventional 'Late Copper Age'... More
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Tell el-Mazar II
Excavations on the Mound 1977-1981. Field I
£39.00
Author:
Khair Yassine and Eveline van der Steen
Publication Year:
2012
Language:
English
Paperback:
179pp. Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. Catalogues of pottery and finds.
ISBN:
9781407310299
BAR number:
S2430
Sub Title:
Excavations on the Mound 1977-1981. Field I
Tell el-Mazar (central east Jordan valley, c. 3km north of Tell Deir Alla and 5.5km south of Tell es-Sa'idiyeh) forms part of a complex... More
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£37.00
Author:
Joan Padgham
Publication Year:
2012
Language:
English
Paperback:
175pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407310305
BAR number:
S2431
The dome shaped object commonly referred to as a 'cone on the head' originated in tomb scenes of the early New Kingdom. At first, it... More
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The Significance of Choice in Late Dorset
The technology of domestic architecture in the Eastern North American Arctic c. 1500 B.P.–500 B.P.
£67.00
Author:
Karen Ryan
Publication Year:
2012
Language:
English
Paperback:
311pp. Includes 76 figures, 13 tables
ISBN:
9781407310480
BAR number:
S2444
Sub Title:
The technology of domestic architecture in the Eastern North American Arctic c. 1500 B.P.–500 B.P.
This study examines the domestic architecture produced by the Late Dorset, an Arctic-adapted hunter-gatherer society which occupied much... More
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£115.00
Author:
Anne Baron
Publication Year:
2012
Language:
French with German, Spanish and English abstracts
Paperback:
595pp. Illustrated throughout. Gazetteer of nearly 900 sites, catalogue of over 700 artefacts.
ISBN:
9781407310619
BAR number:
S2453
Sub Title:
(VIIIème-Ier s. av. J.-C.)
The numerous discoveries of black stone artefacts in Europe open new fields of research of great interest as regards the understanding of... More
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South Asian Archaeology 2007: Volume I - Prehistoric Periods
Proceedings of the 19th International Conference of the European Association of South Asian Archaeology Ravenna, Italy, 2-6 July 2007
£58.00
Editors:
Dennys Frenez and Maurizio Tosi
Publication Year:
2013
Language:
English
Paperback:
325pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407310626
BAR number:
S2454
Sub Title:
Proceedings of the 19th International Conference of the European Association of South Asian Archaeology Ravenna, Italy, 2-6 July 2007
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£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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£48.00
Author:
Katia Charbit Nataf
Publication Year:
2013
Language:
French with English summary
Paperback:
233pp. Includes illustrations. With additional material online (figures).
ISBN:
9781407311043
BAR number:
S2490
Sub Title:
Études de cas de Hazor, Megiddo et Lachish
This work addresses the question of the Egyptian Hegemony during the 13th century BCE: its nature and its cultural processes, and the... More
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La cerámica importada de Tell el-Ghaba, norte de Sinaí
Interacciones locales y regionales durante la época saíta (siglos VII-VI a.C.)
£58.00
Author:
Susana Teresa Basílico
Publication Year:
2013
Language:
Spanish with English abstract
Paperback:
333pp. Includes illustrations and catalogue.
ISBN:
9781407311050
BAR number:
S2491
Sub Title:
Interacciones locales y regionales durante la época saíta (siglos VII-VI a.C.)
In this work the author analyzes the imported pottery at Tell el -Ghaba (N. Sinai) in its contextual relationship, focusing on the... 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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£58.00
Author:
Ignacio Soriano
Publication Year:
2013
Language:
Spanish with English Abstract
Paperback:
327pp. Illustrated throughout 2 colour plates data Appendices
ISBN:
9781407311180
BAR number:
S2502
Sub Title:
(finales del IV – II milenio cal ANE)
This research focuses on prehistoric metallurgy and the key role it played for the human communities of the north-eastern Iberian... More
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£75.00
Editors:
Anne Benoist Contributions de A. Benoist, V. Bernard. C. Le Carlier, A. Hamel, M. Mashkour, S. Pillaut, A. Ploquin, A. Rougeulle, F. Saint-Genez, J.F. Saliège, J. Schiettecatte, M. Skorupka, A. Zazzo
Publication Year:
2013
Language:
French
Paperback:
455pp, Includes black and whilte illustrations, two plates in colour
ISBN:
9781407311289
BAR number:
S2510
Sub-series name:
British Foundation for the Study of Arabia Monographs (formerly Society for Arabian Studies Monographs), 14
The book represents the results of four years excavations and investigations in the Bitnah Valley, United Arab Emirates, carried out by... 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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£55.00
Author:
Kim McCorquodale
Publication Year:
2013
Language:
English
Paperback:
305pp. Includes figures, tables, indices
ISBN:
9781407311319
BAR number:
S2513
Sub Title:
Women and marriage
An investigation of the iconography and inscriptions in over 800 tombs and objects with provenances, from Old Kingdom Egypt throws light... More
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L'insediamento medievale nelle Colline Metallifere (Toscana, Italia)
Il sito minerario di Rocchette Pannocchieschi dall’VIII al XIV secolo
£46.00
Editors:
Francesca Grassi con contributi di Giovanna Bianchi, Maddalena Belli, Jacopo Bruttini, Mauro Buonincontri, Cristina Cicali, Giuseppe Di Falco, Gaetano Di Pasquale, Giuseppe Fichera, Silvia Guideri, Marja Mendera, Alessandra Pecci, Frank Salvadori
Publication Year:
2013
Language:
Italian with extracts in English and French
Paperback:
231pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407311500
BAR number:
S2532
Sub Title:
Il sito minerario di Rocchette Pannocchieschi dall’VIII al XIV secolo
This volume presents eleven years of archaeological research carried out by the University of Siena at the castle of Rocchette... More
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Archives et bibliothèques dans le monde grec
Édifices et organisation. Vᵉ siècle avant notre ère – IIᵉ siècle de notre ère
£40.00
Author:
Gaëlle Coqueugniot
Publication Year:
2013
Language:
French with English abstract
Paperback:
185pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407311548
BAR number:
S2536
Sub Title:
Édifices et organisation. Vᵉ siècle avant notre ère – IIᵉ siècle de notre ère
This work examines the public archives and libraries of the Greek world from the late Archaic period to the beginning of Trajan's rule.... More
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£51.00
Author:
Hamid Fahimi
Publication Year:
2013
Language:
German with English abstract
Paperback:
249pp. Illustrated in colour and black and white
ISBN:
9781407311555
BAR number:
S2537
The present study is based on the new research carried out at the southern mound of Sialk (Isfahan Province, Iran) in 2001-2005 as well... More
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£42.00
Author:
Dariusz Maliszewski
Publication Year:
2013
Language:
English
Paperback:
193pp, Illustrated throughout and includes 3 colour plates
ISBN:
9781407311678
BAR number:
S2547
Sub-series name:
Polis-Pyrgos Archaeological Project, 1
The material presented here is derived from an extensive survey conducted by the Polis-Pyrgos Archaeological Project (PAP) in 1992-1994,... More
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Models of Mesopotamian Landscapes
How small-scale processes contributed to the growth of early civilizations
£53.00
Editors:
T.J. Wilkinson, McGuire Gibson and Magnus Widell
Publication Year:
2013
Language:
English
Paperback:
291pp. Illustrated throughout in black and white and in colour
ISBN:
9781407311739
BAR number:
S2552
Sub Title:
How small-scale processes contributed to the growth of early civilizations
This volume demonstrates how models can contribute to an understanding of the development of ancient Mesopotamian settlement and... More
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£52.00
Author:
Martin Bommas
Publication Year:
2013
Language:
German
Paperback:
283pp. Includes 20 black and white plates
ISBN:
9781407311838
BAR number:
S2562
Based on a new edition of Moscow 314 Papyrus from the Middle Kingdom, this study identifies for the first time the ancient Egyptian... More
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£96.00
Author:
Luca Alessandri
Publication Year:
2013
Language:
Italian with intro. and one chapter in English
Paperback:
639pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407311869
BAR number:
S2565
The aim of this book is to present an in-depth analysis of the socio-economic dynamics that took place from the Bronze Age until the... More
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The Ancient Red Sea Port of Adulis and the Eritrean Coastal Region
Previous investigations and museum collections
£29.00
Author:
Chiara Zazzaro
Publication Year:
2013
Language:
English
Paperback:
121pp, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white
ISBN:
9781407311906
BAR number:
S2569
Sub Title:
Previous investigations and museum collections
Sub-series name:
Cambridge Monographs in African Archaeology, 85
The book unveils documents and museum collections related to research and excavations conducted on the Red Sea coast and at Adulis in the 19th and 20th... More
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Early Burial Customs in Northern Egypt
Evidence from the Pre-, Proto-, and Early Dynastic Periods
£28.00
Author:
Joanna Debowska-Ludwin
Publication Year:
2013
Language:
English
Paperback:
111pp. Includes 40 figures
ISBN:
9781407311920
BAR number:
S2571
Sub Title:
Evidence from the Pre-, Proto-, and Early Dynastic Periods
The book presents issues relating to the oldest known examples of human mortuary practices from the area of Northern Egypt and dating to... More
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£40.00
Author:
Marion Hesse
Publication Year:
2013
Language:
German with English summary
Paperback:
151pp. Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white
ISBN:
9781407311937
BAR number:
S2572
The necropolis of Amarna was used for only a very short period of time and therefore presents a unique opportunity for a 'snapshot' of... More
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Nómadas en la encrucijada
Sociedad, ideología y poder en los márgenes áridos del Levante meridional durante el primer milenio a.C.
£43.00
Author:
Juan Manuel Tebes
Publication Year:
2013
Language:
Spanish with English abstract
Paperback:
205pp. Illustrated throughout.
ISBN:
9781407311975
BAR number:
S2574
Sub Title:
Sociedad, ideología y poder en los márgenes áridos del Levante meridional durante el primer milenio a.C.
This work comprises several studies dealing with the society, economy, ideology and power among the mainly tribal, semi-pastoral... More
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£35.00
Author:
Manoj Kumar Singh
Publication Year:
2013
Language:
English
Paperback:
147pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407311982
BAR number:
S2575
Researches in Stone Age prehistory from Bihar (NE India) have been reported from as early as the end of the nineteenth century. Despite... More
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£27.00
Author:
Zenon Wozniak, Michal Grygiel, Henryk Machajewski and Andrzej Michalowski
Publication Year:
2013
Language:
English
Paperback:
107pp. Illustrated throughout.
ISBN:
9781407312026
BAR number:
S2579
This study sums up the research carried out so far and our current knowledge on Jastorf culture populations in northwest Poland with a... More
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Warfare and Society in the Ancient Eastern Mediterranean
Papers arising from a colloquium held at the University of Liverpool 13th June 2008
£27.00
Editors:
Stephen O’Brien and Daniel Boatright
Publication Year:
2013
Language:
English
Paperback:
109pp. Includes 19 figures
ISBN:
9781407312088
BAR number:
S2583
Sub Title:
Papers arising from a colloquium held at the University of Liverpool 13th June 2008
This book includes eight papers arising from a colloquium on Warfare and Society in the Ancient Eastern Mediterranean held at the... More
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Egipto y el Egeo a comienzos de la XVIII Dinastía
Una visión de sus relaciones, antecedentes e influencia iconográfica
£51.00
Author:
Inmaculada Vivas Sainz
Publication Year:
2013
Language:
Spanish
Paperback:
246pp. Includes 15 colour illustrations
ISBN:
9781407312132
BAR number:
S2585
Sub Title:
Una visión de sus relaciones, antecedentes e influencia iconográfica
This study is focused on the relations between Egypt and the Aegean during the early XVIIIth Dynasty, a period of close contact between... More
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Millets, Rice and Farmers
Phytoliths as indicators of agricultural, social and ecological change in Neolithic and Bronze Age Central China
£41.00
Author:
Alison Ruth Weisskopf
Publication Year:
2014
Language:
English
Paperback:
186pp. Illustrated throughout. With additional material online (Phytolith reference collection)
ISBN:
9781407312170
BAR number:
S2589
Sub Title:
Phytoliths as indicators of agricultural, social and ecological change in Neolithic and Bronze Age Central China
Late Neolithic and Early Bronze Age Central China was the scene of important cultural developments which impacted on agricultural... More
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Chairs, Stools and Footstools in the New Kingdom
Production, typology and social analysis
£51.00
Author:
Dina El Gabry
Publication Year:
2014
Language:
English
Paperback:
269pp. Includes 247 figures
ISBN:
9781407312217
BAR number:
S2593
Sub Title:
Production, typology and social analysis
The study of furniture and its production is a window into both the social position of its owner and the techniques and social... More
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£42.00
Author:
Keith Padgham
Publication Year:
2014
Language:
English
Paperback:
203pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407312224
BAR number:
S2594
The aim of this study is to interpret the scale and nature of the economy of the Eastern Mediterranean in the latter period of the LBA.... More
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£42.00
Author:
José M. Capriles
Publication Year:
2014
Language:
English
Paperback:
203pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407312293
BAR number:
S2597
The domestication of South American camelids (llamas and alpacas) transformed the use of the Andean landscape. In the central altiplano... More
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£34.00
Author:
Ahmed Mohamed Ali Mansour
Publication Year:
2014
Language:
English
Paperback:
124pp. Includes 24 figures, 1 colour plate
ISBN:
9781407312347
BAR number:
S2602
The present work is an attempt to give a comprehensive overview of turquoise and its role in Ancient Egypt. Turquoise was mined mainly in... More
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£27.00
Author:
Eltayeb Sayed Abbas
Publication Year:
2014
Language:
English
Paperback:
105pp. Illustrated in black and white and with 8 colour plates
ISBN:
9781407312354
BAR number:
S2603
This study deals with the significance of ritual scenes on 21st Dynasty coffins. The images on these coffins are studied as texts... More
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