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Palaeolithic / Mesolithic

COMING SOON: Sounds of Laughter, Shades of Life
Pleistocene to modern hominin occupations of the Bau de l’Aubesier rock shelter, Vaucluse, France
£50.00
Author:
Lucy Wilson
Publication Year:
2021
Language:
English with some French material
Paperback:
213 pages
ISBN:
9781407358383
BAR number:
S3035
Sub Title:
Pleistocene to modern hominin occupations of the Bau de l’Aubesier rock shelter, Vaucluse, France
The Bau de l’Aubesier is a multi-layer rock shelter site, with deposits mainly from the later Middle Pleistocene and the Late Pleistocene, very abundant... More
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COMING SOON: Beyond Paradigms in Cultural Astronomy
Proceedings of the 27th SEAC conference held together with the EAA
£45.00
Editors:
A. César González-García, Roslyn M. Frank, Lionel D. Sims, Michael A. Rappenglück, Georg Zotti, Juan A. Belmonte, Ivan Šprajc
Publication Year:
2021
Language:
English
Paperback:
182 pages
ISBN:
9781407358222
BAR number:
S3033
Sub Title:
Proceedings of the 27th SEAC conference held together with the EAA
Cultural Astronomy is the endeavour to understand the role of the sky in past and present societies, and how these societies incorporated the sky into their... More
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I coltelli degli ultimi Neandertal
Strategie tecnologiche e comportamentali alla fine del Paleolitico Medio
£47.00
Author:
Davide Delpiano
Publication Year:
2021
Language:
Italian with chapter summaries in English
Paperback:
202 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 35 tables, 128 figures
ISBN:
9781407357942
BAR number:
S3025
Sub Title:
Strategie tecnologiche e comportamentali alla fine del Paleolitico Medio
La variabilità comportamentale e tecnologica dell’uomo di Neandertal durante l’occupazione del suolo europeo è un argomento noto agli studiosi del... More
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The Origins and Evolution of Pig Domestication in Italy
A regional and diachronic study of husbandry practices
£53.00
Author:
Sofía Tecce
Publication Year:
2020
Language:
English
Paperback:
232 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 54 tables, 39 figures.
ISBN:
9781407357362
BAR number:
S3008
Sub Title:
A regional and diachronic study of husbandry practices
The domestication of the wild boar and the emergence of the domestic pig are a fundamental aspect of the Neolithic and a key moment in human history. This... More
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The Life Biography of Artefacts and Ritual Practice
With case studies from Mesolithic-Early Bronze Age Europe
£36.00
Editors:
Mathias Bjørnevad-Ahlqvist and Peter Bye-Jensen
Publication Year:
2020
Language:
English
Paperback:
140 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 11 tables, 111 figures.
ISBN:
9781407356822
BAR number:
S2991
Sub Title:
With case studies from Mesolithic-Early Bronze Age Europe
Inspired by a session held at the EAA conference in Vilnius in 2016, The Life Biography of Artefacts and Ritual Practice focuses on creating biographies... More
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£68.00
Author:
Marta Cintas-Peña
Publication Year:
2020
Language:
Spanish
Paperback:
312 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 112 tables, 52 figures, 5 maps. With additional material online (appendices).
ISBN:
9781407356990
BAR number:
S2990
Sub Title:
Una aproximación multi-variable
¿Hubo desigualdad de género en la Prehistoria? ¿Cuándo apareció? Este trabajo intenta abordar las diferencias de género y la posible desigualdad entre... More
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£62.00
Author:
Asier García-Escárzaga
Publication Year:
2020
Language:
Spanish & English
Paperback:
268 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 33 tables, 133 figures. With additional material online (Appendices).
ISBN:
9781407356723
BAR number:
S2977
En esta investigación se han estudiado los restos malacológicos recuperados en el conchero mesolítico de El Mazo (Asturias, España) aplicando diferentes... More
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£138.00
Author:
Évelyne Crégut-Bonnoure
Publication Year:
2020
Language:
French
Paperback:
657 pages, Two Volume Set (Vol 1: 351 pages, Vol 2: 306 pages), Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 646 figures, 21 planches, With additional material online (tables)
ISBN:
9781407354248
BAR number:
S2975
Sub Title:
Systématique, évolution et biochronologie
L’ouvrage présente une analyse morphométrique et biométrique des Caprinae (Ovibovini et Caprini) actuels et du plio-pléistocène d’Europe occidentale... More
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£48.00
Author:
Alan M. Slade
Publication Year:
2020
Language:
English
Paperback:
192 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 24 tables, 21 figures. With additional material online (photographic dataset)
ISBN:
9781407353951
BAR number:
S2968
Clovis was once considered to be the first universal lithic technology to evolve in North America, occurring between 11,050 to 10,800 radiocarbon years... More
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Competition Between Humans and Large Carnivores
Case studies from the Late Middle and Upper Palaeolithic of the Central Balkans
£47.00
Author:
Stefan Milošević
Publication Year:
2020
Language:
English
Paperback:
168 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 17 tables, 48 figures
ISBN:
9781407323770
BAR number:
S2963
Sub Title:
Case studies from the Late Middle and Upper Palaeolithic of the Central Balkans
Competition Between Humans and Large Carnivores presents Late Pleistocene archaeozoological material from Late Mousterian and Gravettian contexts in the... 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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Uncovering Submerged Landscapes
Towards a GIS method for locating submerged archaeology in southeast Alaska
£28.00
Author:
Kelly Rose Bale Monteleone
Publication Year:
2019
Language:
English
Paperback:
132 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 11 tables, 49 figures (27 in colour)
ISBN:
9781407316567
BAR number:
S2917
Sub Title:
Towards a GIS method for locating submerged archaeology in southeast Alaska
Early peoples migrating to the Americas via the coastal migration route would have travelled through southeast Alaska during periods with lower sea levels.... More
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Mucho más que barcos
Una aproximación teórica a las funciones, capacidades náuticas, bases materiales y dimensión social de la tecnología naval prehistórica
£30.00
Author:
Julián Moyano Di Carlo
Publication Year:
2018
Language:
Spanish with a 6 pg English summary
Paperback:
123 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 6 tables, 67 figures (1 in colour), 2 colour graphs
ISBN:
9781407316543
BAR number:
S2901
Sub Title:
Una aproximación teórica a las funciones, capacidades náuticas, bases materiales y dimensión social de la tecnología naval prehistórica
Este trabajo pretende convertirse en un modelo teórico que sirva de sustento a un proyecto de investigación futuro sobre tecnología naval prehistórica.... 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
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
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
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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£35.00
Editors:
Luca V.M. Raiteri
Publication Year:
2017
Language:
Italian with abs. in Ita. & Eng. Concl. in Eng.
Paperback:
146 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 47 tables, 79 figures (20 in colour), 41 graphs (4 in colour) and 4 tavolas
ISBN:
9781407315577
BAR number:
S2866
Il progetto di ricerca oggetto del presente lavoro è stato intrapreso con l’obiettivo di approfondire le conoscenze sui modi di vita dei gruppi preistorici... More
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£61.00
Author:
Laura Lewis
Publication Year:
2017
Language:
English
Paperback:
307 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 198 tables, 173 figures (91 in colour)
ISBN:
9781407315522
BAR number:
S2861
Microlith production is a distinctive and significant stone tool technology. However, inter-regional comparative analyses of microlithic industries are... 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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£69.00
Author:
Aritza Villaluenga Martínez
Publication Year:
2016
Language:
Spanish with summary in English, French and Spanish
Paperback:
356pp. Illustrated throughout in black and white: 35 tables, 132 figures (including 35 photographs), 2 maps
ISBN:
9781407315485
BAR number:
S2810
This monograph develops a zooarchaeological and taphonomic study of four archaeological sites (Lezetxiki, Astigarragako Kobea, Labeko Koba and Ekain) and... More
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Il Mesolitico in Emilia e il Complesso Culturale Castelnoviano
Dinamiche Insediative e Sistemi Tecnici Litici
£60.00
Author:
Sonia Ferrari and Federica Fontana
Publication Year:
2016
Language:
Italian with an abstract in English
Paperback:
271pp. Illustrated throughout in black and white: 190 tables, 191 figures (including 40 photgraphs), 9 maps
ISBN:
9781407317175
BAR number:
S2807
Sub Title:
Dinamiche Insediative e Sistemi Tecnici Litici
The book focuses on the Castelnovian cultural complex, which developed during the recent Mesolithic between south-eastern France, Italy and western... More
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£49.00
Author:
Stefania Merlo
Publication Year:
2016
Language:
English
Paperback:
186pp. Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white: 11 tables, 114 figures (including 3 black and white photographs and 5 colour photographs). With additional material online (colour figures).
ISBN:
9781407314723
BAR number:
S2801
This book discusses the theoretical aspects and practical applications of GIS for intra-site analysis in archaeology. It has been previously argued that GIS... More
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£46.00
Author:
Wei Chu
Publication Year:
2016
Language:
English
Paperback:
270pp. Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white: 114 tables, 149 figures (including 44 colour photographs and 6 black and white photographs), 2 maps
ISBN:
9781407314617
BAR number:
S2797
Ancient rivers have altered many Palaeolithic sites, obfuscating our ability to understand early human behavior. Building on previous models characterizing... 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
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
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)
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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£65.00
Author:
Ana Cristina Araújo
Publication Year:
2016
Language:
French
Paperback:
295pp. Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white: 90 tables, 231 figures (including 47 black and white photographs and 13 colour photographs)
ISBN:
9781407314532
BAR number:
S2782
Around 9500 BC, a number of changes take place in the life ways of human groups that, henceforth, will be designated as Mesolithic. These changes set them... More
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Solutrean Points of the Iberian Peninsula
Tool making and using behaviour of hunter-gatherers during the Last Glacial Maximum
£51.00
Author:
Isabell Schmidt
Publication Year:
2015
Language:
English
Paperback:
218pp. Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white: 26 tables, 34 colour figures (including 18 photographs), 62 black and white figures, 7 maps
ISBN:
9781407314709
BAR number:
S2778
Sub Title:
Tool making and using behaviour of hunter-gatherers during the Last Glacial Maximum
Five basic Solutrean point types from the Iberian Peninsula are analysed at local, regional and Pan-Iberian scales in this book. The author reports new... More
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Análisis de los procesos de uso de artefactos líticos en sociedades cazadoras-recolectoras
Ocupaciones correspondientes a la transición Pleistoceno/Holoceno, Meseta Central de Santa Cruz
£47.00
Author:
Manuel E. Cueto
Publication Year:
2015
Language:
Spanish
Paperback:
209pp. Illustrated throughout in black and white: 97 tables, 117 figures (including 15 photographs), 8 maps
ISBN:
9781407314655
BAR number:
S2776
Sub Title:
Ocupaciones correspondientes a la transición Pleistoceno/Holoceno, Meseta Central de Santa Cruz
The strategies of production and consumption of lithic artifacts implemented by the hunter-gatherer societies who participated in the first peopling (final... More
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Khor Abu Anga and Magendohli
Stone Age Sites on the Sudanese Nile
£36.00
Author:
Roy L. Carlson
Publication Year:
2015
Language:
English
Paperback:
145pp. Illustrated throughout in black and white and colour
ISBN:
9781407314426
BAR number:
S2768
Sub Title:
Stone Age Sites on the Sudanese Nile
The results of the excavation of two Paleolithic sites on the Nile in the Republic of the Sudan, undertaken from the autumn of 1965 into the spring of 1966,... More
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El paisaje del valle del Asón (Cantabria) a finales del Tardiglaciar: un modelo predictivo de vegetación arbórea mediante SIG
Landscape in the Asón river valley (Spain) during the Final Late Glacial: a predictive vegetation model using GIS
£24.00
Author:
Alejandro García Moreno
Publication Year:
2015
Language:
Spanish
Paperback:
84pp. Illustrated throughout in black and white
ISBN:
9781407313870
BAR number:
S2730
Sub Title:
Landscape in the Asón river valley (Spain) during the Final Late Glacial: a predictive vegetation model using GIS
RESUMEN El final del Pleistoceno en la Región Cantábrica (norte de la Península Ibérica) es testigo de una serie de importantes... More
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Recent Discoveries and Perspectives in Human Evolution
Papers arising from ‘Exploring Human Origins: Exciting Discoveries at the Start of the 21st Century’ Manchester 2013
£53.00
Editors:
Anek R. Sankhyan
Publication Year:
2015
Language:
English
Paperback:
238pp. Illustrated throughout in black and white
ISBN:
9781407313726
BAR number:
S2719
Sub Title:
Papers arising from ‘Exploring Human Origins: Exciting Discoveries at the Start of the 21st Century’ Manchester 2013
The present volume is based on research articles submitted as part of an international conference Exploring Human Origins: Exciting... More
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Death as Archaeology of Transition: Thoughts and Materials
Papers from the II International Conference of Transition Archaeology: Death Archaeology 29th April –­ 1st May 2013
£75.00
Editors:
Leonor Rocha, Primitiva Bueno-Ramirez and Gertrudes Branco
Publication Year:
2015
Language:
English
Paperback:
390pp. Illustrated throughout in black and white
ISBN:
9781407313597
BAR number:
S2708
Sub Title:
Papers from the II International Conference of Transition Archaeology: Death Archaeology 29th April –­ 1st May 2013
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£46.00
Author:
Éva J. Daschek
Publication Year:
2014
Language:
French
Paperback:
220pp. Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white
ISBN:
9781407313412
BAR number:
S2694
This work deals with Neanderthal subsistence behaviours during the Middle Palaeolithic in Hungary, through the example of Érd site. Very... More
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£37.00
Author:
Evelyn Siegfried
Publication Year:
2014
Language:
English
Paperback:
174pp. Illustrated throughout in black and white
ISBN:
9781407313382
BAR number:
S2691
An extensive sediment sampling project was part of the overall excavation strategy for the Tuscany Site Archaeological Project... More
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£40.00
Author:
Yossi Zaidner
Publication Year:
2014
Language:
English
Paperback:
176pp. Illustrated throughout in black and white.
ISBN:
9781407313313
BAR number:
S2685
Bizat Ruhama is an Early Pleistocene site located on the fringe of the Negev Desert, Israel, in the southern coastal plain of the... More
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£27.00
Editors:
Maria Estela Mansur, Marcio Alonso Lima and Yolaine Maigrot
Publication Year:
2014
Language:
English
Paperback:
98pp, Includes illustrations (black and white), maps (black and white).
ISBN:
9781407312828
BAR number:
S2643
Sub Title:
Vol 6, Session XXXV
Sub-series name:
Proceedings of the XVI World Congress of the International Union of Prehistoric and Protohistoric Sciences (Florianopolis, Brazil, 4-10 September 2011), 6
Since it was established as a formal discipline, use-wear analysis has become routine practice in archaeological research, under the... More
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£46.00
Editors:
Elizabeth Pintar
Publication Year:
2014
Language:
English
Paperback:
232pp. Illustrated throughout in black and white
ISBN:
9781407312781
BAR number:
S2641
Sub Title:
Northwest Argentina
This book synthesizes the last 25 years of research on the prehistoric inhabitants of an intermontane basin located at elevations above... More
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A Composite View to the Past
A Methodological Integration of Zooarchaeology and Archaeological Geophysics at the Magdalenian Site of Verberie le Buis
£27.00
Author:
Jason Thompson
Publication Year:
2014
Language:
English
Paperback:
108pp. Illustrated throughout in black and white
ISBN:
9781407312583
BAR number:
S2623
Sub Title:
A Methodological Integration of Zooarchaeology and Archaeological Geophysics at the Magdalenian Site of Verberie le Buis
Debates of alleged human modernity and archaism have dominated much of the recent Eurasian Paleolithic archaeological literature. Most... More
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£41.00
Author:
Theodora Moutsiou
Publication Year:
2014
Language:
English
Paperback:
185pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407312446
BAR number:
S2613
Obsidian-bearing sites spanning the temporal framework of the Palaeolithic and located in Africa and Europe are analysed with the aim of... More
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Khashabian
A Late Paleolithic Industry from Dhofar, southern Oman
£45.00
Author:
Yamandú Hieronymus Hilbert
Publication Year:
2014
Language:
English
Paperback:
221pp, Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407312330
BAR number:
S2601
Sub Title:
A Late Paleolithic Industry from Dhofar, southern Oman
Sub-series name:
British Foundation for the Study of Arabia Monographs (formerly Society for Arabian Studies Monographs), 15
The author has undertaken a technological and typological analysis of lithic assemblages from southern Oman dating between 10,000 to... More
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£45.00
Editors:
Felix Riede and Miikka Tallaavaara
Publication Year:
2014
Language:
English
Paperback:
206pp. Illustrated throughout.
ISBN:
9781407312316
BAR number:
S2599
The Lateglacial and Postglacial pioneer colonisation of northern Europe is a recurrent and ever-popular topic in archaeology. This volume... More
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£54.00
Author:
Saman Heydari-Guran
Publication Year:
2014
Language:
English
Paperback:
287pp. Illustrated throughout, Gazetteer
ISBN:
9781407312149
BAR number:
S2586
This book is a study of the settlement patterns of the Middle to Later stages of the Paleolithic period in the natural landscapes of the... More
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Variabilité et signification des productions lithiques au Paléolithique moyen ancien
L’exemple de trois gisements de plein-air du Bergeracois (Dordogne, France)
£61.00
Author:
Michel Brenet
Publication Year:
2013
Language:
French with English abstract
Paperback:
355pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407311685
BAR number:
S2548
Sub Title:
L’exemple de trois gisements de plein-air du Bergeracois (Dordogne, France)
This work addresses the question of inter- and intra-site variability and its behavioral significance through a techno-economic analysis... More
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£37.00
Editors:
Marc Groenen
Publication Year:
2013
Language:
French
Paperback:
151pp, Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407311128
BAR number:
S2496
Sub-series name:
Proceedings of the XVI World Congress of the International Union of Prehistoric and Protohistoric Sciences (Florianopolis, Brazil, 4-10 September 2011)
This book is the result of two symposia from the 16th World Congress of the IUPPS (Florianópolis, Brazil, 4-10 September 2011): 'The... More
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£27.00
Author:
Pierre M. Vermeersch
Publication Year:
2013
Language:
English
Paperback:
101pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407310824
BAR number:
S2471
The late Palaeolithic Ahrensburgian site at Zonhoven-Molenheide was situated in a sandy podzol. It comprised several concentrations with... More
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£31.00
Author:
Patrick Schmidt
Publication Year:
2013
Language:
French
Paperback:
127pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407310817
BAR number:
S2470
This book looks at the transformations that intentional heat treatment causes in silica rocks when used as lithic raw material. Heat... More
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La explotación de las materias óseas en el Auriñaciense
Caracterización tecnoeconómica de las producciones del Paleolítico superior inicial en la Península Ibérica
£59.00
Author:
José-Miguel Tejero Cáceres
Publication Year:
2013
Language:
Spanish with English abstract
Paperback:
301pp. Includes 116 figures, 38 tables
ISBN:
9781407310800
BAR number:
S2469
Sub Title:
Caracterización tecnoeconómica de las producciones del Paleolítico superior inicial en la Península Ibérica
The Aurignacian is one of the Upper Palaeolithic techno-complexes that has generated much literature in recent years. One of the least... More
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£33.00
Author:
Ceri Ben Kersey Shipton
Publication Year:
2013
Language:
English
Paperback:
131pp. Illustrated throughout.
ISBN:
9781407310794
BAR number:
S2468
The Acheulean is the longest archaeological period in history, and was produced by different hominin species such as Homo erectus and... More
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£51.00
Editors:
Roland Nespoulet, Laurent Chiotti, Dominique Henry-Gambier
Publication Year:
2013
Language:
French with English abstracts
Paperback:
223pp. Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white
ISBN:
9781407310664
BAR number:
S2458
Sub Title:
Fouilles et études 2005-2009
What is the status of the human remains from the Level 2 of the Abri Pataud? This is the question that a multidisciplinary team has tried... More
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£58.00
Author:
Talía Lazuén
Publication Year:
2012
Language:
Spanish with English summary
Paperback:
265pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407310602
BAR number:
S2452
This volume presents research on the early Middle Palaeolithic in Cantabrian Spain (northern Atlantic façade), in particular on the... More
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£94.00
Editors:
Joël Vital, Fabien Convertini and Olivier Lemercier
Publication Year:
2012
Language:
French
Paperback:
431pp. Illustrated throughout. With additional material online (Annexes).
ISBN:
9781407310503
BAR number:
S2446
Sub Title:
Résultats du Projet Collectif de Recherche 1999-2009
The results of research over a period of ten years into the question of the origins of the Early Bronze Age in south-eastern France. The... More
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