Bronze Age and Iron Age

The Relief Plaques of Eastern Eurasia and China
The ‘Ordos Bronzes’, Peter the Great’s Treasure, and their kin
£41.00
Author:
John Boardman
Publication Year:
2010
Language:
English
Paperback:
250pp. Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white
ISBN:
9781407306872
BAR number:
S2146
Sub Title:
The ‘Ordos Bronzes’, Peter the Great’s Treasure, and their kin
'The 'Ordos bronzes' are well known to collectors and many museums, named for the many finds in and around the Ordos plateau in north... More
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£55.00
Author:
Francis M. Morris
Publication Year:
2010
Language:
English
Paperback:
257pp. Illustrated throughout, 11 data Appendices
ISBN:
9781407306995
BAR number:
S2157
This is a major study of trade, exchange and economy in the maritime regions of northwest Europe during the Late Iron Age and Roman... More
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Middle Dorset Variability and Regional Cultural Traditions
A Case Study from Newfoundland and Saint-Pierre and Miquelon
£25.00
Author:
Sylvie LeBlanc
Publication Year:
2010
Language:
English
Paperback:
93pp. Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white
ISBN:
9781407307008
BAR number:
S2158
Sub Title:
A Case Study from Newfoundland and Saint-Pierre and Miquelon
This research addresses the issue of variability within the Middle Dorset (2000-1100 B.P.) culture on the island of Newfoundland and on... More
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Die Prunkgräber der Wessex- und der Aunjetitz-Kultur
Ein Vergleich der Repräsentationssitten von sozialem Status
£28.00
Author:
Christoph Steffen
Publication Year:
2010
Language:
German
Paperback:
127pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407307046
BAR number:
S2160
Sub Title:
Ein Vergleich der Repräsentationssitten von sozialem Status
The concept of this work is an intercultural comparison between the Early Bronze Age 'princely burials' of the south English Wessex... More
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Neue Forschungen zu den Etruskern
Beiträge der Tagung vom 07. bis 09. November 2008 am Archäologischen Institut der Universität Bonn
£35.00
Editors:
Anna Kieburg und Annette Rieger
Publication Year:
2010
Language:
German
Paperback:
163pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407307077
BAR number:
S2163
Sub Title:
Beiträge der Tagung vom 07. bis 09. November 2008 am Archäologischen Institut der Universität Bonn
This book is a result of a 2008 conference held at the Archaeological Institute of the Book University. It consists of papers dealing... More
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Le Camp à Challignac (Charente) au IIIe millénaire av. J.-C.
Un établissement complexe de la culture d’Artenac dans le Centre-Ouest de la France
£107.00
Author:
Claude Burnez
Publication Year:
2010
Language:
French with an English summary
Paperback:
497pp. Includes illustrations in black and white and two plates in colour.
ISBN:
9781407307091
BAR number:
S2165
Sub Title:
Un établissement complexe de la culture d’Artenac dans le Centre-Ouest de la France
This fortified enclosure has been known since the middle of the 19th century, but the size and the state of preservation (with the height... More
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La Necropoli di Campovalano
Tombe orientalizzanti e arcaiche, II
£99.00
Editors:
Cristina Chiaramonte Treré, Vincenzo d’Ercole and Cecilia Scotti
Publication Year:
2010
Language:
Italian
Paperback:
452pp. Includes catalogue, 154 black and white plates. With additional material online (images and figures)
ISBN:
9781407307183
BAR number:
S2174
Sub Title:
Tombe orientalizzanti e arcaiche, II
This volume, investigating the necropolis and sequences of 607 tombs, completes the publication of the site of Campovalano (predominately... More
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£34.00
Author:
Lidija Mary McKnight
Publication Year:
2010
Language:
English
Paperback:
155pp. Illustrated throughout. With additional material online (Appendix_Selected photographs, radiographs and CT images)
ISBN:
9781407307190
BAR number:
S2175
The Egyptians were the only ancient civilization to intentionally preserve their animal dead using artificial mummification techniques.... More
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£19.00
Author:
Clemens Schmidlin
Publication Year:
2010
Language:
German, abs. in English, French, Italian, Greek
Paperback:
83pp, Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407307282
BAR number:
S2178
Sub-series name:
Freiburg Dissertations in Aegean Archaeology
The subject of this study is middle-Minoan fine ware, also known as 'Kamares'-ware. Earlier scholars were adapting typological and... More
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£29.00
Author:
Kelly-Anne Diamond
Publication Year:
2010
Language:
English
Paperback:
131pp. Includes 45 figures
ISBN:
9781407307299
BAR number:
S2179
The research conducted for this work revolves around the Egyptian word HAi. Man's innate desire to defeat death has found expression in... More
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The Funerary Landscape at Knossos
A diachronic study of Minoan burial customs with special reference to the warrior graves
£30.00
Author:
Madelaine Miller
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
English
Paperback:
125pp
ISBN:
9781407307572
BAR number:
S2201
Sub Title:
A diachronic study of Minoan burial customs with special reference to the warrior graves
During the last century's archaeological investigations of the advanced Bronze Age culture maintained by the so-called Minoans on the... More
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£46.00
Author:
Eleni Nodarou
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
English
Paperback:
212pp. Illustrated throughout with maps, plans, figures, drawings and photographs including 38 colour plates
ISBN:
9781407307688
BAR number:
S2210
Sub Title:
An analytical perspective
This study investigates the provenance and technology of pottery during the earlier Prepalatial period (EM I-EM IIB) in west Crete, using... 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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Rethinking the Indus
A comparative re-evaluation of the Indus Civilisation as an alternative paradigm in the organisation and structure of early complex societies
£64.00
Author:
Edward Cork
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
English
Paperback:
295pp. Includes 218 figures, maps, plans, drawings and photographs, 13 tables
ISBN:
9781407307718
BAR number:
S2213
Sub Title:
A comparative re-evaluation of the Indus Civilisation as an alternative paradigm in the organisation and structure of early complex societies
In many ways, we are presented today with a situation much like that described for Indus Civilisation studies in the 1960s: a particular... More
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£52.00
Author:
Isabelle Ribot
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
English
Paperback:
237pp. Includes 40 figures, 45 tables, 21 appendices
ISBN:
9781407307732
BAR number:
S2215
The main objective of the present research is to explore through skull morphology some potential sources of biological diversity within... More
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£53.00
Author:
Louise Calder
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
English
Paperback:
242pp, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white
ISBN:
9781407307831
BAR number:
S2225
Sub-series name:
Beazley Archive - Studies in Classical Archaeology, 5
This study examines Greek archaeological and literary evidence between 600 and 300 BC, to discover how ancient Greeks regarded,... More
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£52.00
Editors:
†S. Cleuziou, S. Méry et B. Vogt
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
French
Paperback:
241pp, Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407307893
BAR number:
S2227
Sub Title:
Les sépultures de l’âge du Bronze
Sub-series name:
Maison de l’archéologie René Ginouvès-Nanterre / Abou Dhabi Authority for Culture and Heritage (ADACH)
This work is the definitive publication of the excavation that took place between 1977 and 1984 of several tombs by the French... More
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La producción de instrumental lítico en Tiwanaku / Stone Tool Production in the Tiwanaku Heartland
El impacto del surgimiento y expansión del estado en las unidades domésticas locales / The impact of state emergence and expansion on local households
£64.00
Author:
Martín Giesso
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
Spanish
Paperback:
297pp, Illustrated throughout in black and white
ISBN:
9781407308081
BAR number:
S2244
Sub Title:
El impacto del surgimiento y expansión del estado en las unidades domésticas locales / The impact of state emergence and expansion on local households
Sub-series name:
South American Archaeology Series, 11
This research explores the characteristics of stone tool production in the heart of the Andean state of Tiwanaku, comparing tool... More
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£55.00
Editors:
Manuel Álvarez Martí-Aguilar
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
Spanish
Paperback:
255pp. Illustrated throughout in black and white
ISBN:
9781407308098
BAR number:
S2245
This publication offers new perspectives on the Phoenician presence in the Iberian Peninsula. It is proposed that Tartesos needs to be... More
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£53.00
Author:
Adolfo Zavaroni
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
Italian
Paperback:
247pp. With additional material online (1230 colour photographs)
ISBN:
9781407308173
BAR number:
S2250
A detailed study of north Umbrian pre-Roman inscriptions in the Valle di Ospitale, which lies in the Appennino Modenese region of Italy's... More
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Early Iron Age Pottery: A Quantitative Approach
Proceedings of the International Round Table organized by the Swiss School of Archaeology in Greece (Athens, November 28-30, 2008)
£42.00
Editors:
Samuel Verdan, Thierry Theurillat and Anne Kenzelmann Pfyffer
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
English
Paperback:
175pp. Illustrated throughout in black and white
ISBN:
9781407308210
BAR number:
S2254
Sub Title:
Proceedings of the International Round Table organized by the Swiss School of Archaeology in Greece (Athens, November 28-30, 2008)
Quantitative approaches in ceramology are gaining ground in excavation reports, archaeological publications and thematic studies. Hence,... More
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£51.00
Editors:
Marion Uckelmann and Marianne Mödlinger
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
English
Paperback:
231pp. Illustrated throughout in black and white
ISBN:
9781407308227
BAR number:
S2255
The articles in this volume cover aspects relating to archaeometallurgy, functional analyses, experimental work and archaeology and focus... More
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£112.00
Author:
Wim M. J. van Binsbergen and Fred C. Woudhuizen
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
English
Paperback:
521pp. Illustrated throughout in black and white
ISBN:
9781407308234
BAR number:
S2256
This book on ethnicity in Mediterranean protohistory may well be regarded as the main and final result of the project on the ethnicity of... More
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£109.00
Author:
Ann Merriman
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
English
Paperback:
505pp. Illustrated throughout, catalogue
ISBN:
9781407308340
BAR number:
S2263
The primary goal of this study is the reclassification of Egyptian watercraft models from the standard 1898 George Reisner Typology. The... More
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L'età del Ferro a Capua
Aspetti distintivi del contesto culturale e suo inquadramento nelle dinamiche di sviluppo dell’Italia protostorica
£119.00
Author:
Gianluca Melandri
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
Italian with English summary
Paperback:
702pp. Illustrated throughout. With additional material online (tables).
ISBN:
9781407308364
BAR number:
S2265
Sub Title:
Aspetti distintivi del contesto culturale e suo inquadramento nelle dinamiche di sviluppo dell’Italia protostorica
In this extensive study, the author aims at a comprehensive analysis of funerary archaeological evidence in Early Iron Age Capua, the... More
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Nägel, Stifte, Niete
Befestigungstechnik im samischen Heraion
£35.00
Author:
Uwe Peltz
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
German with English abstract
Paperback:
143pp. Illustrated throughout, catalogue
ISBN:
9781407308371
BAR number:
S2266
Sub Title:
Befestigungstechnik im samischen Heraion
This research takes a new look, including metallurgical analyses, at the small metal finds from earlier digs at the Temple of Hera on the... More
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£31.00
Author:
Anastasia Gadolou,With a contribution by A. Sakalis, D. Tsiafakis and N. Tsirliganis
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
English
Paperback:
132pp. Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white
ISBN:
9781407308531
BAR number:
S2279
Sub Title:
Pottery Workshop or Pottery Style?
Recent excavations in the region of Achaea in the northern Peloponnese (Greece) have brought to light new evidence on the Thapsos-class... More
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£73.00
Author:
Andrea Moreno Martín
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
Spanish with English abstract
Paperback:
337pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407308753
BAR number:
S2298
Normally, in Archaeology, material culture tends to be the main object of study for past societies, especially those who have no written... 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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Out of Place
Human Skeletal Remains from Non-Funerary Contexts. Northern Italy during the 1st Millennium BC
£46.00
Author:
Vera Zanoni
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
English
Paperback:
209pp. Illustrated throughout, some in colour
ISBN:
9781407308838
BAR number:
S2306
Sub Title:
Human Skeletal Remains from Non-Funerary Contexts. Northern Italy during the 1st Millennium BC
The aim of this research is to record the presence of human skeletal remains found in spatial and functional contexts which were not... More
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£82.00
Author:
Georgia Xekalaki
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
English
Paperback:
373pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407308975
BAR number:
S2314
The subject of this work is the way that symbolism operates in official representations of the pharaohs' sons and daughters, during the... More
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The Aryballos as an Example
The Corinthian Aryballos as a mirror of the artistic connections between East and West in the 8th to the 6th centuries BC – an artistic analysis
£22.00
Author:
Amnon Dvir
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
English
Paperback:
100pp, Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407308982
BAR number:
S2315
Sub Title:
The Corinthian Aryballos as a mirror of the artistic connections between East and West in the 8th to the 6th centuries BC – an artistic analysis
The Corinthian Aryballos, a perfume vessel, is the subject of this book and the author examines the place of the vessel within the cultural system of ties... 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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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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