×


 x 

Shopping cart

Archaeology by period / region

Results 169 - 192 of 445

Archaeology by period / region

Paperback. A narrative history of the cavalcade of archaeologists, charlatans, thieves, self-promoters, and sightseers who have flocked to the Nile Valley since early times to study - or steal - the wonders of ancient Egypt Num Pages: 320 pages, 40 b&w illustrations. BIC Classification: 1QDAE; HDDG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 228 x 151 x 20. Weight in Grams: 496. A narrative history of the cavalcade of archaeologists, charlatans, thieves, self-promoters, and sightseers who have flocked to the Nile Valley since early times to study - or steal - the wonders of ancient Egypt Num Pages: 320 pages, 40 b&w illustrations. BIC Classification: 1QDAE; HDDG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 228 x 151 x 20. Weight in Grams: 496. Fine in dustjacket. DJ has some shelf wear including small nicks and scuff marks
Condition
Used, Very Good
Edition
Rev Upd
Number of pages
320
Publisher
The Perseus Books Group United States
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
SKU
KLJ0014619
ISBN
9780813340616

€ 15.99
€ 15.84

Hardcover. Editor(s): Faulkner, R.O. Num Pages: 800 pages. BIC Classification: 1HBE; 1QDAE; 2CXG; HDDG; HRKP1. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 182 x 250 x 45. Weight in Grams: 1770.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2004
Publisher
Aris & Phillips Ltd United Kingdom
Edition
New ed
Number of pages
800
Condition
New
SKU
V9780856687549
ISBN
9780856687549

€ 128.92

Hardcover. This book gives an eye-opening account of the ways various political and intellectual projects have appropriated the medieval past for their own ends, grounded in an analysis of contemporary struggles over power and identity in the Eastern Alps. Series: Making Sense of History. Num Pages: 218 pages, 4 figures, 2 maps, 2 tables. BIC Classification: 1D; HBJD; HBLC1; HDDM. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 152. .
Publisher
Berghahn Books United Kingdom
Number of pages
218
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781785335440
ISBN
9781785335440

€ 90.93
€ 79.09

Paperback. Describes the origin of the monuments and their construction, including the pits, standing stones and posts found beneath the later mounds, their location within the country side and what this might mean for contemporary society. This work also discusses the nature of platforms, pavements, internal cairns and earthen round mounds. Num Pages: 192 pages, Illustrations (some col.). BIC Classification: 1DB; HDDA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 249 x 171 x 14. Weight in Grams: 516.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752440132
ISBN
9780752440132

€ 23.73

Paperback. An expert analysis of how many of our great Neolithic monuments influenced the landscape and communities that built up around them Num Pages: 192 pages, 70 illustrations, 40 in colour. BIC Classification: 1DBKE; 1QDA; HDDA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 156. .
Publisher
Fonthill Media
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781781552995
ISBN
9781781552995

€ 22.71

Hardcover. Features the papers that form a case for viewing competition for superiority as a major force in ancient history, including the earliest human societies and the Assyrian and Aztec empires. Num Pages: 320 pages, Illustrations, plans. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 1QDAR; HDDK. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 236 x 163 x 20. Weight in Grams: 696.
Publisher
Classical Press of Wales United Kingdom
Number of pages
320
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9781905125487
ISBN
9781905125487

€ 76.71

Hardcover. Which phylogenetic methods are suited to retracing the evolution of languages? Which types of language data are informative about deep prehistory? Addressing these questions, this book demonstrates how phylogenetic tools illuminate intractable questions about language prehistory. It is useful for linguists, geneticists, and archaeologists. Editor(s): Forster, P.; Renfrew, Lord Colin. Series: McDonald Institute Monographs. Num Pages: 220 pages, 50 b/w illus. BIC Classification: CFF; HDDA; PSAJ. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 286 x 222 x 18. Weight in Grams: 1034.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research United Kingdom
Number of pages
220
Condition
New
SKU
V9781902937335
ISBN
9781902937335

€ 26.99
€ 25.90

Paperback. Through an analysis of glass beads from four key study regions in Britain, the book aims to explore the role that this object played within the networks and relationships that constructed Iron Age society. Num Pages: 352 pages. BIC Classification: HDDA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 290 x 205. .
Publisher
Archaeopress Archaeology
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781784915261
ISBN
9781784915261

€ 65.46

Paperback. As in 'Britain B.C.' and 'Britain A.D.' (also accompanied by Channel 4 series), eminent archaeologist Francis Pryor challenges familiar historical views of the Middle Ages by examining fresh evidence from the ground. Num Pages: 320 pages, 30 b/w illus, 16 col plates. BIC Classification: 1DB; 3H; HBJD1; HBLC; HDDM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 122 x 24. Weight in Grams: 262.
Edition
Illustrated
Publisher
HarperCollins UK
Number of pages
320
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9780007203628
ISBN
9780007203628

€ 17.99
€ 12.77

Paperback. This book surveys four thousand years of pottery production and presents totally unexpected fresh information, using technical and analytical methods. Num Pages: 232 pages, 91 line drawings. BIC Classification: 1QDAL; AFP; HDDC. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 246 x 174 x 15. Weight in Grams: 454.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Equinox Publishing
Number of pages
232
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845535070
ISBN
9781845535070

€ 38.80

Paperback. An exciting archaeological detective story - tracing connections between a 5,200-year-old sun temple in Alberta, Canada, and the famous prehistoric 'time machine' at Stonehenge, half a world away, leads to amazing discoveries about a lost calendar Num Pages: 384 pages, col. Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBCL; 3B; HBJK; HDDA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 246 x 174 x 22. Weight in Grams: 987.
Publisher
Watkins Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
384
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780280950
ISBN
9781780280950

€ 19.99
€ 14.36

Hardcover.
Publisher
Bloomsbury T&T Clark
Number of pages
134
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780567415639
ISBN
9780567415639

€ 126.68

Paperback. Provides surveys of the cities of the ancient Near East, Egypt, and the Greek and Roman worlds, from an archaeological perspective, in their cultural and historical contexts. This title is suitable for university students in archaeology, ancient history, and classical studies and to students of ancient civilizations at high-school level. Num Pages: 504 pages, 132 black & white illustrations, 45 black & white halftones, 146 black & white line drawi. BIC Classification: 1QDA; 3D; HBLA; HDDC; HDDK. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 245 x 173 x 24. Weight in Grams: 902.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
504
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780415498647
ISBN
9780415498647

€ 49.24

Hardcover. Contributing scholars from around the world reflect on three important areas of MacDonald's archaeological contributions. Editor(s): Clark, Geoffrey A.; Daviau, P. M. Michele. Num Pages: 120 figures, black and white and colour. BIC Classification: HDDC. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Weight in Grams: 535.
Publisher
Equinox
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781781792834
ISBN
9781781792834

€ 110.06

Paperback. Newgrange is an archaeological site in Ireland. Every year around 250,000 people come to the see this Neolithic passage tomb. This book is designed for the general reader with an interest in Irish prehistory. It explains the results of decades of excavation and analysis. Num Pages: 132 pages, Illustrations (some col.), maps,. BIC Classification: 1DBR; HDDA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 238 x 94 x 10. Weight in Grams: 406.
Edition
illustrated edition
Publisher
Cork University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9781859184318
ISBN
9781859184318

€ 21.99
€ 17.69

Paperback. Num Pages: 128 pages, 100 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBK; HBJD1; HDD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 220 x 175. .
Publisher
British Museum Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9780714118253
ISBN
9780714118253

€ 17.99
€ 14.28

Paperback. In 2007 during an archaeological excavation in advance of a hotel development situated 150 metres from the Roman Baths in Bath, a Roman silver coin hoard was unearthed. This book tells the story of this remarkable find, focusing on the discovery, scientific investigation, interpretation of the hoard, and the parallels and context in Roman world. Num Pages: 48 pages, 50 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWS; HBJD1; HDDK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 190 x 191 x 5. Weight in Grams: 180.
Publisher
British Museum Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9780714118260
ISBN
9780714118260

€ 8.60

Hardcover. Arthur: mythical hero, legendary king. But was he, as the legends claimed, an actual Dark-Age Briton? From Glastonbury and Tintagel to the supposed sites of Arthur's Camelot and his famous battles, this book investigates how archaeologists have interpreted the evidence. Num Pages: 256 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKE; 3F; HDDM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 240 x 166 x 24. Weight in Grams: 546.
Publisher
The History Press
Number of pages
256
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752455075
ISBN
9780752455075

€ 23.75

Hardcover. Albania is one of the youngest European states and the last country to emerge from the collapse of Ottoman Turkish power at the beginning of the 20th century. This guide provides an introduction to 50 of Albania's archaeological sites, enabling visitors to enjoy the best-known sites, but also to venture out to the more remote monuments. Num Pages: 352 pages, 150 bw integrated. BIC Classification: 1DVWA; HDD. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 251 x 195 x 33. Weight in Grams: 924.
Publisher
I. B. Tauris
Number of pages
352
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780760698
ISBN
9781780760698

€ 85.42

Paperback. Num Pages: 192 pages, 200 full-colour photographs. BIC Classification: 1FBXQ; HBJF1; HDDC; JFC; RGL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 280 x 221. .
Publisher
Medina Publishers
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
New
Condition
New
SKU
V9781909339613
ISBN
9781909339613

€ 26.99
€ 23.35

Hardcover. Beneath the waters of Abukir Bay, lie the submerged remains of the ancient Egyptian cities Canopus and Thonis-Heracleion, which sank over 1,000 years ago but were brought to the surface by in the 1990s. These ancient artefacts are to be exhibited in Britain in 2016. This book tells the story of these two ancient civilizations. Series: British Museum. Num Pages: 272 pages, 272 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 1QDAE; 3D; HBJH; HBLA; HDDG; HDR. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 266 x 296 x 27. Weight in Grams: 1904.
Publisher
Thames & Hudson
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780500051856
ISBN
9780500051856

€ 51.99
€ 40.84

Paperback. Beneath the waters of Abukir Bay, lie the submerged remains of the ancient Egyptian cities Canopus and Thonis-Heracleion, which sank over 1,000 years ago but were brought to the surface by in the 1990s. These ancient artefacts are to be exhibited in Britain in 2016. This book tells the story of these two ancient civilizations. Series: British Museum. Num Pages: 272 pages, 272 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 1QDAE; 3D; HBJH; HBLA; HDDG; HDR. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 291 x 258 x 24. Weight in Grams: 1604.
Publisher
Thames & Hudson Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9780500292372
ISBN
9780500292372

€ 33.99
€ 24.18

Paperback. A comparative survey of 5000 years of colonialism. Series: Topics in Contemporary Archaeology. Num Pages: 204 pages, 22 b/w illus. 5 tables. BIC Classification: HBTQ; HBTR; HDD; JHM. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 228 x 152 x 12. Weight in Grams: 330.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
204
Condition
New
Edition
Illustrated
SKU
V9780521787956
ISBN
9780521787956

€ 41.99
€ 41.78

Paperback. The story of King Arthur - probably the most famous and certainly the most legendary of medieval kings. Num Pages: 384 pages, 20 black and white halftones, 15 maps. BIC Classification: 1DBK; HBJD1; HBLC; HDDM. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 216 x 139 x 24. Weight in Grams: 486.
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780198700845
ISBN
9780198700845

€ 17.99
€ 14.08