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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

€ 16.99
€ 13.95

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. An exceptional reference work to pilgrim and secular badges of the middle ages. Series: Medieval Finds from Excavations in London. Num Pages: 362 pages, 332, 332 black and white. BIC Classification: 1DBKESL; HDDM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 252 x 196 x 31. Weight in Grams: 1210. Series: Medieval Finds from Excavations in London. 362 pages, 332, 332 black and white. An exceptional reference work to pilgrim and secular badges of the middle ages. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: 1DBKESL; HDDM. Dimension: 252 x 196 x 31. Weight: 1210.
Publisher
Boydell Press
Number of pages
362
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2010
Edition
New
Condition
New
SKU
V9781843835448
ISBN
9781843835448

€ 38.99
€ 33.13

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
€ 15.74

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

€ 24.99
€ 23.01

Paperback. A striking and original interpretation of the awesome Stone Age site from one of the world's foremost archaeologists on death and burial Num Pages: 416 pages, 16p colour plates & B-W integrated pics. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWW; 3B; HDDA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 132 x 27. Weight in Grams: 328.
Publisher
Simon & Schuster Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
416
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9780857207326
ISBN
9780857207326

€ 13.99
€ 10.54

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
€ 31.26

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

Paperback. Beginning with the Neolithic period, pre-3000 BCE, and ending at the close of the Bronze Age and the transition to the Iron Age of Hellenic Greece (c1000 BCE), this text is an introduction to the visual arts and architecture of the era. The historical and social context of the art is discussed. Series: Oxford History of Art. Num Pages: 272 pages, numerous colour plates, halftones, and line illustrations. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; ACG; AM; HDDK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 237 x 169 x 16. Weight in Grams: 618.
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
252
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780192842084
ISBN
9780192842084

€ 25.99
€ 19.75

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

€ 106.86

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. A five-hundred-year-old legend. An ancient curse. A medical mystery. A journey into the unknown heart of the world's densest jungle and a stunning archaeological discovery. Num Pages: 336 pages. BIC Classification: 1KLCH; HDD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129. .
Publisher
Head of Zeus
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781786695079
ISBN
9781786695079

€ 9.99
€ 9.82

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

€ 64.55

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
€ 23.91

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. The earliest part of the Bible is recognized as the foundation-stone of three great religions, yet, archeologists and historians have failed to find any evidence to confirm the events. This book talks about the movement to discover the archaeological evidence for events described in the Old Testament, which we have come to think of as myths. Num Pages: 528 pages, Illustrations, maps. BIC Classification: HDDH; HRCG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 180 x 112 x 32. Weight in Grams: 292.
Publisher
Cornerstone United Kingdom
Number of pages
528
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Condition
New
SKU
V9780099415664
ISBN
9780099415664

€ 14.99
€ 11.60

Hardcover. Velleius Paterculus' short work is the earliest surviving attempt on the part of a post-Augustan historian to survey the history of the res publica from its origins to his own times. In a period from which no other contemporary historical narrative survives in more than meagre fragments, Velleius' work is uniquely important. Editor(s): Cowan, Eleanor. Num Pages: 308 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; HDDK. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 239 x 164 x 24. Weight in Grams: 824.
Publisher
Classical Press of Wales United Kingdom
Number of pages
308
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9781905125456
ISBN
9781905125456

€ 75.67

Hardcover. The Book of the Dead of Sobekmose, in the collection of the Brooklyn Museum, New York, is one of the most important surviving examples of the ancient Egyptian Book of the Dead genre. This title offers an English translation of a single, extensive, major text that can speak to us from beginning to end in the order in which it was composed. Num Pages: 216 pages, 61 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 1QDAE; HDDG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 253 x 29. Weight in Grams: 936.
Publisher
Thames & Hudson
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780500051887
ISBN
9780500051887

€ 32.99
€ 23.87