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Prehistory (general titles only)

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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Animal Classification in Central China
From the late Neolithic to the early Bronze Age
£36.00
Author:
Ningning Dong
Publication Year:
2021
Language:
English
Paperback:
144 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 55 figures and 37 tables.
ISBN:
9781407357928
BAR number:
S3031
Sub Title:
From the late Neolithic to the early Bronze Age
Sub-series name:
Archaeology of East Asia, 4
This monograph uses an archaeological approach to decipher folk classification of animals in ancient societies. Ningning Dong collates faunal data from... More
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Lithic Residue Analysis
A review and guide to techniques
£29.00
Author:
Shannon Croft
Publication Year:
2021
Language:
English
Paperback:
120 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 23 figures and 2 tables.
ISBN:
9781407358024
BAR number:
S3023
Sub Title:
A review and guide to techniques
Archaeological lithic residue analysis investigates the microscopic and chemical traces left behind by people on stone tools. These lithic residues provide... More
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The World of Figurines in the Neolithic and Chalcolithic Aegean
The case of Uğurlu Höyük on Gökçeada (Imbros)
£48.00
Authors:
Hasan Can Gemici and Çiğdem Atakuman
Publication Year:
2021
Language:
English
Paperback:
188 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 12 tables, 107 figures.
ISBN:
9781407357751
BAR number:
S3021
Sub Title:
The case of Uğurlu Höyük on Gökçeada (Imbros)
This book studies the corpus of figurines recovered from the Neolithic - Chalcolithic settlement of Uğurlu Höyük on the island of Gökçeada (Imbros) in the... More
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Four Economic Topics for Studies of Antiquity
Agriculture, trade, population, and the behaviour of aggregate economies
£63.00
Author:
Donald W. Jones
Publication Year:
2021
Language:
English
Paperback:
272 pages, Illustrated throughout in black and white. 6 tables, 104 figures.
ISBN:
9781407357683
BAR number:
S3018
Sub Title:
Agriculture, trade, population, and the behaviour of aggregate economies
In this book Donald W. Jones presents a framework for how to approach four important topics that have held the attention of historians and archaeologists... More
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£62.00
Author:
Cezary Namirski
Publication Year:
2020
Language:
English
Paperback:
272 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black & white. 10 tables, 451 figures
ISBN:
9781407357669
BAR number:
S3016
This book presents findings on Bronze Age and Early Iron Age Nuragic settlement dynamics in two selected areas of the east coast of Sardinia, placing them... More
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Socioeconomic Networks and the Rise of Maya Civilization
The web of complexity at Middle Preclassic Cahal Pech, Belize
£67.00
Author:
Sherman W. Horn III
Publication Year:
2020
Language:
English
Paperback:
348 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 69 tables, 111 figures.
ISBN:
9781407357546
BAR number:
S3009
Sub Title:
The web of complexity at Middle Preclassic Cahal Pech, Belize
Sub-series name:
Archaeology of the Maya, 7
This study examines the origins of complex society in the Maya Lowlands during the Middle Preclassic period. Excavations at Cahal Pech - a mid-sized Maya... 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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£45.00
Author:
Paula E. Galligani
Publication Year:
2020
Language:
Spanish with an English abstract
Paperback:
180 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 25 tables, 128 figures.
ISBN:
9781407357300
BAR number:
S3003
En este libro se presentan y discuten resultados de estudios sobre diagénesis ósea en restos humanos y de mamíferos grandes, recuperados en una región... More
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Los artiodáctilos de Fuego-Patagonia (Chile)
Explotación alimenticia y su importancia en la tecnología ósea de los cazadores-recolectores del Holoceno medio y tardío
£66.00
Author:
Victor Sierpe G.
Publication Year:
2020
Language:
Spanish
Paperback:
288 pages, Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. 60 tables, 177 figures.
ISBN:
9781407357157
BAR number:
S2993
Sub Title:
Explotación alimenticia y su importancia en la tecnología ósea de los cazadores-recolectores del Holoceno medio y tardío
Este libro presenta la investigación sobre la explotación alimenticia y tecnológica de restos de artiodáctilos, Hippocamelus bisulcus (huemul) y Lama... 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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