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Hardcover. Beginning in the Stone Age and continuing through the collapse of the Roman empire, Peter Bogucki describes the increasing complexity, technological accomplishments, and distinctive practices of the non-literate peoples known as Barbarians. Series: Lost civilizations. Num Pages: 208 pages, 50 illustrations, 25 in colour. BIC Classification: 1QDA; 3D; HBLA; HDD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 138. .
Publisher
Reaktion Books
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780237183
ISBN
9781780237183

€ 23.99
€ 18.10

Paperback. Series: Routledge Studies in Egyptology. Num Pages: 242 pages, 28 black & white illustrations, 5 black & white tables, 23 black & white halftones, 7 bla. BIC Classification: HB; HDA; HDDG; HRKP1. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 152. .
Publisher
Routledge
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781138243095
ISBN
9781138243095

€ 63.39

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

€ 89.73
€ 78.07

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

€ 48.64

Paperback. One man goes in search of the lost cities of the Amazon in the Inca heartland. Num Pages: 416 pages, 16, 3 maps. BIC Classification: 1KLSC; HBJK; HBLC; HDD; RGR; WTL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 129 x 27. Weight in Grams: 392.
Publisher
Phoenix (an Imprint of The Orion Publishing Group Ltd )
Number of pages
416
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Edition
New Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780753813584
ISBN
9780753813584

€ 16.99
€ 13.15

Paperback. In 2006, the American School of Classical Studies at Athens celebrates seventy five years of archaeological work in the Athenian Agora, the civic center of classical Athens. Since the first trench was dug on May 25th 1931, excavations have continued in a series of yearly campaigns, only briefly interrupted by the Second World War. Num Pages: 120 pages, col and b/w illus. BIC Classification: HDDK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 278 x 194 x 11. Weight in Grams: 617.
Publisher
American School of Classical Studies
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9780876619100
ISBN
9780876619100

€ 27.99
€ 26.72

Paperback.
Publisher
Southwater
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781844777457
ISBN
9781844777457

€ 13.99
€ 11.45

Paperback. A warriors face the strong brows inlaid with red garnets, the nose and mouth gilded and its surface tinned a silvery colour this is how the Sutton Hoo helmet once appeared to those who saw it. This book explains how it was discovered together with other priceless treasures including a ship in the great mound at Sutton Hoo, Suffolk. Series: Objects in Focus. Num Pages: 64 pages, 25 illustrations, 20 in colour. BIC Classification: 1DBKEAS; HDD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 213 x 150 x 6. Weight in Grams: 162.
Publisher
British Museum Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
64
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9780714123257
ISBN
9780714123257

€ 8.14

Hardcover. A concise, beautifully illustrated account of the history and archaeology of an iconic feature of the English landscape. Num Pages: 208 pages, illus. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWW; 3B; HDDA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 195 x 194 x 25. Weight in Grams: 568.
Publisher
Head of Zeus
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9781784974619
ISBN
9781784974619

€ 18.99
€ 15.68

Paperback. Griffins, Cyclopes, Monsters, and Giants - these fabulous creatures of classical mythology continue to live in the modern imagination through the vivid accounts that have come down to us from the ancient Greeks and Romans. This title shows that many of the giants and monsters of myth did have a basis in fact. Num Pages: 400 pages, 63 halftones. 17 line illus. 1 tables. BIC Classification: HBLA; HDDK; JFHF; PDX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 237 x 135 x 23. Weight in Grams: 562.
Publisher
Princeton University Press
Number of pages
400
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
With a New introduction by the author
Condition
New
SKU
V9780691150130
ISBN
9780691150130

€ 21.99
€ 20.92

Hardcover. The dramatic story of Richard III, England's last medieval king, captured the world's attention when an archaeological team led by the University of Leicester identified his remains in February 2013. Num Pages: 232 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKE; 3JH; HBJD1; HBLC1; HDDM. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 277 x 236 x 18. Weight in Grams: 558.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781118783146
ISBN
9781118783146

€ 26.51

Paperback. A short history of the ancient civilization of Angkor, home to the spectacular temple of Angkor Wat. Num Pages: 224 pages, 16, 3 maps. BIC Classification: 1FMC; HBJF; HBT; HDD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 130 x 15. Weight in Grams: 218.
Publisher
Orion Publishing Co United Kingdom
Number of pages
208
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Edition
New Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9781842125847
ISBN
9781842125847

€ 11.99
€ 10.07

Paperback. Starting with the basic concept of a 'road' in medieval times, and discussing the increasing need to travel, this book explores the evidence from documents and maps that provide clues as to where the roads of medieval Britain led, connecting the study of individual roads together to paint an image of the broader road network. Series: Shire Archaeology. Num Pages: 64 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: HDDM; KNG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 210 x 149 x 5. Weight in Grams: 146.
Publisher
Shire Publications Ltd
Number of pages
64
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Edition
Revised
Condition
New
SKU
V9780747803904
ISBN
9780747803904

€ 10.03

Hardcover. Landscapes across Europe were transformed, both physically and conceptually, during the early medieval period (c AD 400-1200), and these changes were bound up with the conversion to Christianity and the development of ecclesiastical power structures. This is the first book to adopt a comparative landscape approach to this crucial subject. Editor(s): O Carragain, Tomas; Turner, Sam. Num Pages: 640 pages, 50 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 1D; 3F; 3H; HBJD; HBLC; HDDM; HRAX. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 209 x 259 x 50. Weight in Grams: 2106.
Publisher
Cork University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781782052005
ISBN
9781782052005

€ 39.00
€ 34.88

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.
Publisher
Cork University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9781859184318
ISBN
9781859184318

€ 21.99
€ 17.71

Hardcover. Presents a fresh approach to reading ancient Egyptian hieroglyphs, this introduction assumes no previous knowledge of grammar or ancient languages, but guides readers through the inscriptions, from simple to more complex, supported by full explanations and translations. It explains the mysteries of hieroglyphs without jargon or technical terms. Num Pages: 160 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: HDDG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 194 x 253 x 21. Weight in Grams: 742.
Publisher
Thames & Hudson
Number of pages
160
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Edition
01st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780500051726
ISBN
9780500051726

€ 16.99
€ 13.91

Hardcover. This collection of essays reflects Anthony Snodgrass's wide-ranging research interests: Greek prehistory, the Greek Iron Age and Archaic era, Greek texts and Archaeology, Classical Art History, societies on the fringes of the Greek and Roman world, and Regional Field Survey. Editor(s): Bintliff, John; Rutter, Keith. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 1QDAR; HDDK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 253 x 179 x 28. Weight in Grams: 1064.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781474417099
ISBN
9781474417099

€ 106.88

Paperback. Vikings began raiding islands and monasteries on the Atlantic fringes of Europe in the 790s. The Irish Sea rapidly became one of their most productive hunting-grounds. Viking paganism, demonstrated by spectacular burials, was gradually eclipsed by Christianity. This book looks afresh at the story of this supremely opportunistic people. Num Pages: 192 pages, Illustrations (some col.), maps. BIC Classification: 1DBKEN; 1DBR; 1QSE; HDDM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 248 x 172 x 12. Weight in Grams: 470.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752436463
ISBN
9780752436463

€ 23.99
€ 18.09

Paperback. In this 1912 two-volume work, Hungarian-born archaeologist Marc Aurel Stein describes his second expedition to the deserts of Chinese Turkestan. Series: Cambridge Library Collection - Archaeology. Num Pages: 796 pages, 102 b/w illus. 3 colour illus. 1 map. BIC Classification: HDD. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 45. Weight in Grams: 115.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
Reissue
Condition
New
SKU
V9781108077521
ISBN
9781108077521

€ 64.54

Paperback. The purpose the hillforts served is examined in this book. It also describes how the defences were constructed, the design of the entrances, and the buildings that were erected inside.' Series: Shire Archaeology. Num Pages: 64 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBK; HBJD1; HBLA; HDD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 206 x 146 x 7. Weight in Grams: 168.
Publisher
Shire Publications Ltd
Number of pages
64
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1992
Edition
2nd Revised edition
Condition
New
SKU
KEX0228157
ISBN
9780747801801

€ 8.99
€ 8.37

Paperback. Deep in the Jordanian desert lies the hidden rose red city of Petra, carved directly out of the solid rock that rises in sharp ridges above the sands. Recent excavations provide new information about this mysterious, beautiful and dramatic site. Series: New Horizons S. Num Pages: 128 pages, 125 illustrations, 113 in colour. BIC Classification: 1FBJ; AM; HDD; WT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 175 x 126 x 7. Weight in Grams: 208.
Publisher
Thames & Hudson Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Edition
01st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780500300992
ISBN
9780500300992

€ 10.99
€ 9.75

Hardcover. The only book to cover all tombs belonging to Pharaohs of Egypt Num Pages: 240 pages, Over 200 photographs, plus 200 plans and maps. BIC Classification: 1QDAE; HBJH; HBLA; HDDG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 168 x 243 x 29. Weight in Grams: 898.
Publisher
Pen & Sword Books Ltd
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781473821590
ISBN
9781473821590

€ 32.99
€ 23.90

Paperback. Tells the story of how Scottish twin sisters made one of the most important manuscript finds of the nineteenth century - an early copy of the gospels which lay hidden in the Sinai desert. Num Pages: 352 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1FBX; 3JH; HBJF1; HBLL; HDDH; HRCG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129 x 27. Weight in Grams: 326.
Publisher
Vintage
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9780099546542
ISBN
9780099546542

€ 14.99
€ 11.60

Paperback. New interdisciplinary history of the Anglo-Saxon fenland combining historical, ecological and archaeological data Num Pages: 160 pages, colour and b/w. BIC Classification: 1DBKEA; HBJD1; HDD. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. .
Publisher
Windgather Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781911188087
ISBN
9781911188087

€ 38.99
€ 36.77