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Paperback. In the recent past, a working knowledge of the Maya script has been confined to epigraphers, art historians and other specialists. This is a compact, portable guide to enable students, tourists and armchair travellers to read and understand commonly encountered Classic Maya texts. Num Pages: 176 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1QDAK; HBJK; HBLA; HDD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 233 x 154 x 15. Weight in Grams: 449.
Publisher
Thames & Hudson Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
176
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780500285534
ISBN
9780500285534

€ 17.00
€ 15.42

Paperback. Sacred stones and stone monuments feature the world over and Ireland is no exception. Our landscape is dotted with them. This is a wonderful reminder of our spiritual past as some of these stones and monuments enter their fifth millennium. Num Pages: 240 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBR; HBJD1; HDD; JFHF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 158 x 221 x 16. Weight in Grams: 540.
Publisher
Collins Pr
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848892767
ISBN
9781848892767

€ 16.99
€ 15.58

Paperback. This volume explores why natural places such as caves, mountains, and rivers assumed a sacred character in European prehistory, and how the evidence for this can be analyzed in the field. The discussion is illustrated through a wide range of European examples, and three extended case studies. Num Pages: 192 pages, 6 black & white tables. BIC Classification: 1D; GB; HDD. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 234 x 156 x 11. Weight in Grams: 312.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
192
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Condition
New
SKU
V9780415221504
ISBN
9780415221504

€ 48.25

Paperback. Drawing on a whole range of factors, and distilling information into concise summaries, this book shows how the landscapes of Scotland were used by their inhabitants since prehistory. It examines how the lie of the Scottish land holds countless archaeological sites both above and below ground: farmsteads, castles, standing stones and many more. Num Pages: 256 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKS; HDD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 250 x 174 x 12. Weight in Grams: 690.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
256
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752414843
ISBN
9780752414843

€ 23.18

Paperback. Describing the emergence and development of the civilization of the ancient Egyptians, from their prehistoric origins to their conquest by the Persians, Greeks and Romans, this title details the changing nature of life and death in the Nile valley, which gave rise to some of the earliest masterpieces of art, architecture, and literature. Num Pages: 544 pages, 8pp halftone plates. BIC Classification: 1QDAE; 3D; HBJH; HBLA; HDDG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 129 x 32. Weight in Grams: 408.
Publisher
Oxford University Press, U.S.A.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Edition
New Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780192804587
ISBN
9780192804587

€ 16.99
€ 13.79

Hardcover. Num Pages: 155 pages, 70 plates. BIC Classification: 1FBN; HBJF1; HBLA; HDDA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 303 x 217 x 19. Weight in Grams: 1148.
Publisher
Jysk Arkaeologisk Selskab Denmark
Number of pages
155
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2001
Condition
New
SKU
V9788788415070
ISBN
9788788415070

€ 30.99
€ 28.60

Hardcover.
Publisher
Classical Press of Wales United Kingdom
Number of pages
300
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9781905125418
ISBN
9781905125418

€ 74.59

Paperback. Editor(s): Ciarla, Roberto. Num Pages: 288 pages, 346 colour photographs. BIC Classification: 1FPC; ACBP; ACG; AFKB; HDD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 210 x 293 x 23. Weight in Grams: 1416.
Publisher
White Star Publishers
Number of pages
288
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9788854406278
ISBN
9788854406278

€ 25.99
€ 19.56

Paperback. This compact book, packed with glorious colour photography joins a series on the stand out holdings of the British Museum. It describes the discovery, conservation and analysis of the corpse of Lindow Man, Britain's best preserved bog body, dating to the late Iron Age. Series: People in Focus. Num Pages: 56 pages, col illus. BIC Classification: 1DBKENC; HDD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 209 x 147 x 5. Weight in Grams: 138.
Publisher
British Museum Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
56
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780714128177
ISBN
9780714128177

€ 8.16

Paperback. An introduction to Ancient Greek sculpture focusing on the context for which it was commissioned, including funerary monuments, dedications in sanctuaries and architectural sculpture. Num Pages: 135 pages, Illustrations, map. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; AFKB; HDDK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 146 x 214 x 12. Weight in Grams: 190.
Publisher
Bristol Classical Press
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780930282
ISBN
9781780930282

€ 22.10

Paperback. Presents an account of Greek history from the end of the Bronze Age to the Classical Period. This book offers a narrative which acknowledges the later traditions, as traditions, but insists that we must confront the contemporary evidence, which is in large part archaeological and art historical, and must make sense of it in its own terms. Series: The Routledge History of the Ancient World. Num Pages: 400 pages, 7 black & white tables, 63 colour illustrations, 38 black & white line drawings. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; HBLA1; HDDK. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 232 x 156 x 20. Weight in Grams: 610.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
400
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780415469920
ISBN
9780415469920

€ 49.32

Hardcover. Editor(s): Jones, Alexander R. Num Pages: 208 pages, 145 color illus. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 1QDAR; 3D; HDD; HPCA; HPJ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 237 x 312 x 29. Weight in Grams: 1366.
Publisher
Princeton University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9780691174402
ISBN
9780691174402

€ 52.30
€ 50.67

Paperback. The Bronze Age, so named because of the technological advances in metalworking and countless innovations in the manufacture and design of tools and weapons, is among the most fascinating periods in human history. Num Pages: 176 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: HBLA; HBW; HDD; JW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 247 x 173 x 13. Weight in Grams: 458.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
176
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752456973
ISBN
9780752456973

€ 19.99
€ 15.46

Paperback. This book considers what the buildings and structures surveyed by Crossrail during developments have told us about the changing face of London. Num Pages: 152 pages, 109 illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESL; HDD. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 191 x 247 x 12. Weight in Grams: 494.
Publisher
Oxford Archaeology
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9780904220780
ISBN
9780904220780

€ 14.24

Paperback. A comprehensive survey of Ravenna's history and monuments in late antiquity, including discussions of scholarly controversies, archaeological discoveries, and interpretations of art works. Num Pages: 460 pages, 103 b/w illus. 15 colour illus. 7 maps 7 tables. BIC Classification: ACG; AMX; HBLA; HDDK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 254 x 178 x 21. Weight in Grams: 964.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
464
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781107612907
ISBN
9781107612907

€ 44.37

Paperback. Roman archaeological sites in Britain produced huge quantities of pottery providing vast amounts of information about technology, trade, wealth, industry and lifestyle. Series: Shire Archaeology. Num Pages: 80 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DB; 1QDA; HDD; WFS. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 209 x 149 x 7. Weight in Grams: 178.
Publisher
Shire Publications Ltd England
Number of pages
80
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780747804697
ISBN
9780747804697

€ 12.04

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

€ 16.99
€ 13.79

Hardcover. Oxbow writes: This is the book that was to have been Sutton Hoo Vol 4! It is the great corpus of hanging bowls that was sparked off by Bruce-Mitford's study of the bowls found in the Sutton Hoo burial, but it outgrew that project, and despite Bruce-Mitford continuing to work on it after he retired from the BM, he did not complete it, and it is .. Num Pages: 550 pages, 8 pp colour plates, numerous halftones, line drawings, and tables. BIC Classification: 1DN; HBJD; HBLA; HBLC; HDD. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 284 x 227 x 35. Weight in Grams: 1848. 8vo. Illustrated Good copy.Early Ireland. Irish Archaeology.Revolutionary Ireland
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
OUP Oxford
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2005
SKU
KEX0283027
ISBN
9780198134107

€ 275.00

Paperback. Editor(s): Wilkinson, Toby. Num Pages: 384 pages. BIC Classification: 1QDAE; 3D; HBLA; HDDG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 130 x 199 x 30. Weight in Grams: 282.
Publisher
Penguin Classics
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9780141395951
ISBN
9780141395951

€ 14.99
€ 11.50

Paperback. Sling accuracy at a hillfort is measured here for the first time, in a controlled experiment comparing attack and defence across single and developed ramparts. Num Pages: 144 pages. BIC Classification: HDDA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 177 x 246 x 13. Weight in Grams: 392.
Publisher
Archaeopress Archaeology
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781784914103
ISBN
9781784914103

€ 33.53

Paperback. First published in the 1950s, this is a classic account of the discovery in 1911 of the lost city of Machu Picchu. Editor(s): Thomson, Hugh. Num Pages: 320 pages, 25, 3 maps. BIC Classification: 1KLSR; HBJK; HBLC; HDD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 128 x 23. Weight in Grams: 264.
Publisher
Phoenix London
Number of pages
320
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Edition
New Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9781842125854
ISBN
9781842125854

€ 13.99
€ 10.74

Paperback. A collection of funerary texts from a variety of sources, dating from the fifteenth to the fourth century BC. It consists of spells, prayers and incantations, and contains the words of power to overcome obstacles in the afterlife. It offers insights into ancient Egypt. Translator(s): Budge, Sir Ernest Alfred Wallace. Num Pages: 992 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1QDAE; HDDG; HRKP1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 129 x 42. Weight in Grams: 666.
Publisher
Penguin Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
992
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780140455502
ISBN
9780140455502

€ 25.99
€ 18.33

Paperback. Series: Viking Society for Northern Research Text S. Num Pages: 167 pages. BIC Classification: 1D; HDD. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 208 x 140 x 15. Weight in Grams: 240.
Publisher
Viking Society for Northern Research United Kingdom
Number of pages
167
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1991
Condition
New
SKU
V9780903521239
ISBN
9780903521239

€ 18.05

Hardcover. Addresses a wide range of issues concerning the economic exchanges that took place within the Black Sea region, and between the Black Sea and Mediterranean areas from about 700 BC to AD 200. This book sheds light on central aspects of the economic relationship that existed between these two eminently important regions in antiquity. Editor(s): Lund, John; Madsen, T.; Gabrielsen, Vincent. Num Pages: 396 pages, b/w illus & maps. BIC Classification: 1QSK; HDD. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 246 x 179 x 29. Weight in Grams: 1094.
Publisher
Aarhus University Press Denmark
Number of pages
396
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9788779342668
ISBN
9788779342668

€ 32.99
€ 30.77