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Early Modern and Modern

The Maritime Archaeology of Alum Bay
Two shipwrecks on the north-west coast of the Isle of Wight, England
£37.00
Author:
Julie Satchell and Julian Whitewright with a foreword by Garry Momber and contributions by Nigel Nayling, Peter Northover, Shirley Northover, Nick Cokes, Philippa Naylor, Florencis Malamud, Joe Kelleher, Jon James and Paul Simpson
Publication Year:
2014
Language:
English
Paperback:
186pp, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white
ISBN:
9781407313368
BAR number:
B608
Sub Title:
Two shipwrecks on the north-west coast of the Isle of Wight, England
Sub-series name:
The Maritime Archaeology Trust Monograph Series (formerly Hampshire and Wight Trust for Maritime Archaeology Monograph Series), 2
In 1991, sports divers discovered a previously unknown section of wooden shipwreck, subsequently named Alum Bay 1, lying in the sheltered waters of Alum Bay... More
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£47.00
Author:
Gwendolynn Heley
Publication Year:
2009
Language:
English
Paperback:
216pp. Illustrated throughout with maps, plans, drawings, figures, tables and photographs including 1 colour fold-out map
ISBN:
9781407306018
BAR number:
B497
Sub Title:
The Durham Probate Record Evidence
This book examines the material culture of middling tradesmen living in Newcastle upon Tyne between 1545 and 1642. The analysis is based... More
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The Materiality of Remembering
An ethnographic study of the living spaces in a Nahua municipality in Veracruz, Mexico
£43.00
Author:
Julieta Flores-Muñoz
Publication Year:
2020
Language:
English
Paperback:
172 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 86 figures, 12 maps.
ISBN:
9781407357034
BAR number:
S3002
Sub Title:
An ethnographic study of the living spaces in a Nahua municipality in Veracruz, Mexico
Although oral narrations are the way in which history has survived in Mexican indigenous contexts, they have been long disregarded as a valid source of... More
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£57.00
Author:
Arnaud Cazenave de la Roche
Publication Year:
2020
Language:
English
Paperback:
244 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 22 tables, 197 figures. With additional material online (Annex 1 and 2)
ISBN:
9781407354132
BAR number:
S2976
During the Renaissance period, Mediterranean shipbuilding—particularly Italian—was renowned for its quality. But it is largely unappreciated... More
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The Olmeca-Xicallanca of Teotihuacan, Cacaxtla, and Cholula
An archaeological, ethnohistorical, and linguistic synthesis/El Epiclásico en la región poblano-tlaxcalteca
£28.00
Author:
Robert E. L. Chadwick. With a contribution by Angel García Cook
Publication Year:
2013
Language:
Spanish and English
Paperback:
113pp, Illustrated throughout.
ISBN:
9781407311029
BAR number:
S2488
Sub Title:
An archaeological, ethnohistorical, and linguistic synthesis/El Epiclásico en la región poblano-tlaxcalteca
Sub-series name:
Paris Monographs in American Archaeology, 30
Olmeca-Xicallanca, 'People from the Land of Rubber, People from the Land of Canoes' - the Nahuatl name of these ethnic groups invokes the... More
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£90.00
Author:
Christos Karydis
Publication Year:
2010
Language:
English
Paperback:
413pp. Illustrated throughout, with CD
ISBN:
9781407307169
BAR number:
S2172
Sub Title:
Collection survey, scientific analysis and preventive conservation
This work focuses on the research findings from a collection survey of Euro-Mediterranean post-Byzantine ecclesiastical garments, known... More
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The Outcast Dead
Historical and archaeological evidence for the effect of the New Poor Law on the health and diet of London’s post-medieval poor
£25.00
Author:
Brittney K. Shields Wilford
Publication Year:
2018
Language:
English
Paperback:
104 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 17 tables, 46 figures (1 in colour)
ISBN:
9781407316093
BAR number:
B634
Sub Title:
Historical and archaeological evidence for the effect of the New Poor Law on the health and diet of London’s post-medieval poor
Adopting a multidisciplinary approach, this work presents an integration of osteological and historical evidence to examine the detrimental impact of the... More
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The People Before
The geology, paleoecology and archaeology of Adak Island, Alaska
£75.00
Author:
Dixie West, Virginia Hatfield, Elizabeth Wilmerding, Christine Lefèvre and Lyn Gualtieri
Publication Year:
2012
Language:
English
Paperback:
345pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407309057
BAR number:
S2322
Sub Title:
The geology, paleoecology and archaeology of Adak Island, Alaska
From the Introduction: 'North Adak Island is a dichotomy of brute, natural beauty and a horrific example of what modern humans and war... More
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The Portuguese City of Braga during the Modern Era
Landscape and identity from the late Middle Ages to the Enlightenment
£28.00
Author:
Gustavo Portocarrero
Publication Year:
2009
Language:
English
Paperback:
122pp. Includes 36 figures, plans, drawings and photographs
ISBN:
9781407304106
BAR number:
S1928
Sub Title:
Landscape and identity from the late Middle Ages to the Enlightenment
The construction of urban identities through the landscape during the Modern Era in Portugal, is an area of historical research which, so... More
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The Reception of Classical Art in Britain
An Oxford story of plaster casts from the Antique
£105.00
Author:
Donna Kurtz
Publication Year:
2000
Language:
English
Paperback:
488pp, Includes 150 illustrations.
ISBN:
9781841710921
BAR number:
B308
Sub Title:
An Oxford story of plaster casts from the Antique
Sub-series name:
Beazley Archive - Studies in the History of Collections, 1
The first volume in the series Studies in the History of Collections, this work places archaeology, history of art, and British... More
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£43.00
Author:
Stuart M. Nisbet
Publication Year:
2008
Language:
English
Paperback:
198pp. Illustrated throughout with figures, maps, plans, drawings and photographs, 10 data Appendices
ISBN:
9781407302980
BAR number:
B464
At the beginning of the 18th century the west of Scotland was a relatively poor region. Most people lived a hand to mouth existence, at... More
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The Salt of the Earth
Ethnoarchaeology of Salt Production in Michoacán, Western Mexico
£43.00
Author:
Eduardo Williams
Publication Year:
2015
Language:
English
Paperback:
154pp. Illustrated throughout in black and white
ISBN:
9781407313801
BAR number:
S2725
Sub Title:
Ethnoarchaeology of Salt Production in Michoacán, Western Mexico
The present study offers new information on salt production in Michoacán, broadening our perspectives on the role played by common salt,... More
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