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Hardcover. A detailed exploration of nearly 200 objects from ancient Rome and museum collections around the world, gathered here into one handy, pocket-sized guide Series: Pocket Museum. Num Pages: 288 pages. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; HBLA1; HDDK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 182 x 140. .
Publisher
Thames & Hudson
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780500519592
ISBN
9780500519592

€ 16.99
€ 13.91

Hardcover. First book to bring together the three strands of heritage, landscape and tourism in interpreting the Western Front Num Pages: 186 pages, 20 illustrations. BIC Classification: 1D; 3JJF; HBWN; HDD; WTH; WTR. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 245 x 165 x 22. Weight in Grams: 666.
Publisher
Pen and Sword
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781473833760
ISBN
9781473833760

€ 23.00
€ 19.75

Paperback. Few sources reveal the life of the ancient Romans as vividly as do the houses preserved by the eruption of Vesuvius. Wealthy Romans lavished resources on shaping their surroundings to impress their crowds of visitors. This book explores the rich potential of the houses of Pompeii and Herculaneum to offer insights into Roman social life. Num Pages: 264 pages, 8 color plates 122 figs. 6 tables. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; HBJD; HBLA; HBTB; HDDK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 193 x 253 x 18. Weight in Grams: 624.
Publisher
Princeton University Press United States
Number of pages
244
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1996
Edition
New Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780691029092
ISBN
9780691029092

€ 45.99
€ 39.73

Paperback. For the first time, the true history of ancient Israel as revealed through recent archaeological discoveries- and a controversial new take on when, why and how the Bible was written. Num Pages: 400 pages, 16 b&w photograohs, maps, line drawings. BIC Classification: HDDH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 213 x 140 x 26. Weight in Grams: 344.
Publisher
Touchstone
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Edition
New Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780684869131
ISBN
9780684869131

€ 16.99
€ 12.75

Paperback. While most studies of intercultural contact focus on the impact of the intrusive power on the native culture, this book examines the effects of the colonization process on the Spaniards in the New World during the 16th century. Num Pages: 176 pages, illustrations, maps. BIC Classification: 1KJH; HDD; JHM. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 222 x 146 x 14. Weight in Grams: 249. An excellent, clean copy
Condition
Used, Like New
Publisher
University of Alabama Press Tuscaloosa
Number of pages
176
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1991
Edition
2nd ed.
SKU
KRS0018384
ISBN
9780817304980

€ 13.35

Paperback. Looks at the dead of Neolithic Britain and what this tells us about the living. Num Pages: 192 pages, Illustrations (some col.), maps. BIC Classification: HDDA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 247 x 173 x 12. Weight in Grams: 508.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752447339
ISBN
9780752447339

€ 22.42

Paperback. Two cultures collided in Tipu, Belize in the 1600s: that of the native Maya and of the Spanish missionaries. Combining historical documentation with archaeological finds, the author provides an account of the meshing of these cultures and the Tipu's assimilation of Catholic practices. Num Pages: 400 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KLCB; 3JD; HBJK; HBLH; HDD; HRAF; HRCC7; HRKT; JHMC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 235 x 156 x 28. Weight in Grams: 671. Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
University of Alabama Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Edition
2nd
SKU
KLJ0014439
ISBN
9780817310257

€ 9.85

Paperback. Presents for the first time the results of the excavation and scientific analysis between 2005 and 2013 of seventeen Iron Age cauldrons discovered in a large pit on farmland in the parish of Chiseldon, Wiltshire, and consequently acquired by the British Museum. Num Pages: 160 pages, 100 colour illus. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWW; HDD. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 297 x 210. .
Publisher
British Museum Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9780861592036
ISBN
9780861592036

€ 51.99
€ 48.04

Paperback. A photographic journey through Stockport's history, from ancient to modern times, through its underground places. Num Pages: 96 pages, 121 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKENL; HDD; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 167 x 235 x 9. Weight in Grams: 302.
Publisher
Amberley Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781445659985
ISBN
9781445659985

€ 26.20

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

€ 23.38

Paperback. From the author of 'Britain BC', 'Britain AD' and 'Britain in the Middle Ages' comes the fourth and final part in a critically acclaimed series on Britain's hidden past Num Pages: 320 pages, Illustrations (chiefly col.), maps. BIC Classification: 1DBK; HBJD1; HDD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 170 x 200 x 21. Weight in Grams: 258.
Publisher
HarperPress
Number of pages
320
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780007299119
ISBN
9780007299119

€ 14.99
€ 11.45

Hardcover. Num Pages: 176 pages, colour photos. BIC Classification: 1HFM; HDD; JFH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 262 x 235 x 20. Weight in Grams: 972.
Publisher
Zulu Planet Publishers
Number of pages
176
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2010
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781920153083
ISBN
9781920153083

€ 31.99
€ 25.29

Paperback. Explores the real every-day life of the Romans and the effort required to run a Roman household. This title features sections on how the Romans collected water and fuel, milled flour, produced thread, cleaned the house, illuminated it, did the washing up, cleaned their clothes, got rid of waste water and sewage, and threw out their rubbish. Num Pages: 160 pages, ill. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; HBLA1; HDDK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 157 x 11. Weight in Grams: 348.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752465173
ISBN
9780752465173

€ 21.99
€ 17.26

Paperback. An extremely well-preserved example of an Iron Age hillfort, Danebury is typical of many in Wessex, but made exceptional by being the most thoroughly excavated and explored hillfort in the whole of Europe. This book gives us insight into the historical monument, the surrounding landscape and farms, and the lives of Danebury's Iron Age inhabitants. Num Pages: 192 pages, 100ill. BIC Classification: 1DBKESH; 3D; HBJD1; HBLA; HDD; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 246 x 172 x 14. Weight in Grams: 512.
Publisher
Tempus
Number of pages
192
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Edition
3rd ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752429106
ISBN
9780752429106

€ 21.40

Hardcover. Editor(s): Hovers, Erella. Series: Vertebrate Paleobiology and Paleoanthropology. Num Pages: 276 pages, 83 black & white illustrations, 16 colour illustrations, 16 colour tables, biography. BIC Classification: 3B; HDDA; JHM; PSAJ; RBX. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 279 x 210. Weight in Grams: 995.
Publisher
Springer
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st ed. 2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9783319466446
ISBN
9783319466446

€ 129.94

Paperback. Covering island archaeology of western Europe, especially Scottish islands, this work presents an introductory chapter by Andrew Fleming on Iconic and Mythic islands. It also includes general studies of Late Bronze Age metalworking in the Scottish Islands and the economics of an Iron Age infrastructure in the Northern Isles. Num Pages: 192 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKSH; HDD. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 244 x 169 x 13. Weight in Grams: 480.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
192
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752441689
ISBN
9780752441689

€ 22.36

Paperback. In this comprehensive account of the culture and history of Central Asia, Edgar Knobloch describes the main centres of our human civilization. He spices the text with quotations from the works of contemporary travellers, while providing an expert's commentary on the archaeological, architectural and decorative features of the sites he describes. Num Pages: 232 pages, Illustrations (some col.), maps. BIC Classification: 1FC; HBJF; HDD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 246 x 173 x 16. Weight in Grams: 634.
Publisher
The History Press
Number of pages
232
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752471174
ISBN
9780752471174

€ 28.39

Paperback. This student-friendly introduction to the archaeology of ancient Egypt guides readers from the Paleolithic to the Greco-Roman periods, and has now been updated to include recent discoveries and new illustrations. Num Pages: 480 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1QDAE; 3D; HDDG. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 248 x 165 x 21. Weight in Grams: 1018.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780470673362
ISBN
9780470673362

€ 56.66

Paperback. Take a cast of archaeologists and historians who inhabit different worlds. Add a medieval king who died in battle, and was revived by Shakespeare as the ultimate anti-hero. Throw in a forensic quest with almost unbelievable twists, and a theatrical modern burial with no parallel, and you have the material for an irresistible story for our times. Num Pages: 248 pages, 41 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKE; 3H; HBJD1; HBLC; HDDM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 200 x 131 x 45. Weight in Grams: 394.
Publisher
Thames & Hudson
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
Revised and Expanded
Condition
New
SKU
V9780500292020
ISBN
9780500292020

€ 14.99
€ 12.45

Paperback. Description and discussion of over two thousand brooches, rings, buckles, pendants, buttons, purses and other accessories found in archaeological digs in London, and dating from the period 1150-1450. Series: Medieval Finds from Excavations in London. Num Pages: 438 pages, 281, 12 colour, 62 black and white, 207 line drawing. BIC Classification: 1DBKESL; HDD. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 246 x 190 x 29. Weight in Grams: 1248. Series: Medieval Finds from Excavations in London. 438 pages, 281, 12 colour, 62 black and white, 207 line drawing. Description and discussion of over two thousand brooches, rings, buckles, pendants, buttons, purses and other accessories found in archaeological digs in London, and dating from the period 1150-1450. Cateogry: (P) Professional & Vocational. BIC Classification: 1DBKESL; HDD. Dimension: 246 x 190 x 29. Weight: 1240.
Publisher
Boydell Press
Number of pages
438
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
New Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9781843833512
ISBN
9781843833512

€ 23.13

Paperback. Recent archaeological findings confirm Osman's 25-year-old discovery of the location of the city of the Exodus. Num Pages: 224 pages, 15 b&w illustrations. BIC Classification: HDDH; HRQX; VX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 154 x 221 x 13. Weight in Grams: 370.
Publisher
Bear & Company
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781591431893
ISBN
9781591431893

€ 14.99
€ 11.28

Paperback. Aimed at professional archaeologists and the interested public, this book provides an introduction to the ancient peoples of the Great Basin and northern Colorado Plateau. It also provides a background about the region, as well as a deeper understanding of the people who inhabited it. Num Pages: 383 pages, 40 illustrations and 16 b&w plates. BIC Classification: HDDA. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 22. Weight in Grams: 531.
Publisher
Routledge
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781598742961
ISBN
9781598742961

€ 46.18

Paperback. UnRoman Britain Num Pages: 256 pages, Illustrations (chiefly col.), maps. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 1QDAR; 3D; HDDK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 248 x 173 x 17. Weight in Grams: 746.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
256
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752462851
ISBN
9780752462851

€ 19.37

Paperback. Egyptian mummies are perennially popular with visitors to museums but what is their relevance in the twenty-first century? And what can we learn from the study of these ancient remains? This book takes the reader on a journey of discovery, gathering information about Nesperennub from a variety of sources. Num Pages: 64 pages, 110 illustrations, 91 in colour. BIC Classification: HDDG. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 281 x 217 x 7. Weight in Grams: 380. 64 pages, 110 illustrations, 91 in colour. Egyptian mummies are perennially popular with visitors to museums but what is their relevance in the twenty-first century? And what can we learn from the study of these ancient remains? This book takes the reader on a journey of discovery, gathering information about Nesperennub from a variety of sources. Cateogry: (P) Professional & Vocational. BIC Classification: HDDG. Dimension: 281 x 217 x 7. Weight: 380.
Publisher
British Museum Press
Number of pages
64
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
2nd Revised edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780714119960
ISBN
9780714119960

€ 16.99
€ 14.13