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Paperback. Designated a World Heritage Site, the landscape around Avebury in north Wiltshire contains a remarkable wealth of archaeological remains, including some of the most spectacular prehistoric monuments in Europe. Num Pages: 176 pages, colour and b&w illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWW; HB; HDD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 247 x 173 x 20. Weight in Grams: 768.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
176
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752419572
ISBN
9780752419572

€ 23.23

Hardcover. Num Pages: 184 pages, 50 bw illus. BIC Classification: 1QRM; HDD. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 234 x 156 x 13. Weight in Grams: 399.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Academic
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781350006621
ISBN
9781350006621

€ 98.53

Paperback. Hadrian's Wall was a small part of the thousands of miles of Roman frontiers, but presents one of the most magnificent spectacle. This book examines various aspects of the work needed to construct the Wall, and analyses all the building operations including quarrying, stone dressing, transport and scaffolding. Num Pages: 160 pages, 75. BIC Classification: 1DBK; HDD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 248 x 173 x 11. Weight in Grams: 400.
Publisher
Tempus
Number of pages
176
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Edition
First
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752440118
ISBN
9780752440118

€ 20.32

Paperback. This book examines the role of Akeman Street, the Roman road stretching from St Albans to Cirencester, in a unique and unusual way, choosing to look not at the technology of the Roman road, as more traditional studies do, but rather to look at the 'human' aspect of the road: the symbiosis held between the route and the wider human and physical .. Num Pages: 160 pages, b/w illus. BIC Classification: 1DBKE; HDDK; HDL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 247 x 173 x 9. Weight in Grams: 420.
Publisher
The History Press
Number of pages
159
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752447322
ISBN
9780752447322

€ 20.32

Paperback. This book explores the history of human settlement and society in Skye and the Western Isles from the first hunter-gatherers to the Clearances. Num Pages: 264 pages, 58 line drawings, 26 halftones, bibliography. BIC Classification: 1DBKS; HBJD1; HBLA; HDD. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 234 x 156 x 16. Weight in Grams: 412.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1996
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748606405
ISBN
9780748606405

€ 41.00

Hardcover. The Western world's richest concentration of archaeological and architectural sites have made Italy an extraordinary repository of works of art. This six-volume, illustrated, boxed set lists and describes its vast array of monuments, churches, monasteries, cathedrals, and palaces. Num Pages: 2080 pages, 768 photographs, 60 maps. BIC Classification: 1DST; 3D; ACG; AM; HDDK; JFC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 276 x 219 x 25. Weight in Grams: 8709.
Publisher
I. B. Tauris
Number of pages
2080
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2002
Condition
New
SKU
V9781860645709
ISBN
9781860645709

€ 860.73

Paperback. The story of Howard Carter's discovery in the Valley of the Kings is the most well known in archaeology. Less well known is the political storm that followed, in which Carter was cast in the role of villain by the press. This is Carter's own account of the affair. Num Pages: 180 pages, 12 b/w pls. BIC Classification: 1HBE; 1QDA; HBJH; HBLA; HDDG. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 230 x 158 x 13. Weight in Grams: 396.
Publisher
Libri Publications
Number of pages
180
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Condition
New
SKU
V9781901965001
ISBN
9781901965001

€ 22.22

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

€ 74.97

Hardcover. Arguing that the desperate struggle (led by Alfred the Great) against the Vikings helped define a distinctively English sensibility, the author explores relations with the indigenous British, the Anglo-Saxon conversion to Christianity, the ascendancy of Mercia and the rise of Wessex. Series: I.B. Tauris Short Histories. Num Pages: 256 pages, 40 bw integrated, 5 maps. BIC Classification: 1D; HBJD; HBLC1; HDDM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 134. .
Publisher
I.B.Tauris
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780765990
ISBN
9781780765990

€ 88.83

Hardcover. Draws on the complementary fields of visual cultural studies and interpretative archaeology to examine how successive generations transformed their visual culture to construct themselves Num Pages: 256 pages, 54ill. BIC Classification: 1DST; HDDA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 162 x 235 x 28. Weight in Grams: 620.
Publisher
Duckworth
Number of pages
256
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9780715633908
ISBN
9780715633908

€ 133.84

Paperback. Landscape archaeology, particularly the archaeology of monuments in the landscape, has made a significant contribution to the development of archaeological thinking in Britain. This book brings together some studies influenced by these approaches. Num Pages: 144 pages, 75 illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DB; HDD. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 248 x 172 x 10. Weight in Grams: 670.
Publisher
The History Press
Number of pages
256
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752442839
ISBN
9780752442839

€ 28.42

Hardcover.
Publisher
Classical Press of Wales United Kingdom
Number of pages
380
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9781905125432
ISBN
9781905125432

€ 81.92

Paperback. This is an account of the Neolithic period in Scotland from its earliest traces around 4000 BC to the transformation of Neolithic society in the Early Bronze Age fifteen hundred years later. Num Pages: 320 pages, 75 black & white line drawings, 10 black & white halftones, 75 black and white line drawi. BIC Classification: 1DBKS; 3B; HDDA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 244 x 174 x 14. Weight in Grams: 472. Timber, Stone, Earth and Fire. 320 pages, 75 black & white line drawings, 10 black & white halftones, 75 black and white line drawi. This is an account of the Neolithic period in Scotland from its earliest traces around 4000 BC to the transformation of Neolithic society in the Early Bronze Age fifteen hundred years later. Cateogry: (P) Professional & Vocational. BIC Classification: 1DBKS; 3B; HDDA. Dimension: 244 x 174 x 14. Weight: 554.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Number of pages
320
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748623389
ISBN
9780748623389

€ 38.84

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

€ 113.73

Paperback. The general perception of the archaeology of the Mesolithic in Britain and Ireland is that the period is somewhat impoverished. This title offers a teaching resource for students who want an understanding of the period. It provides the information on a variety of topics: technology, gender, subsistence, analogy, ritual, landscape and death. Num Pages: 224 pages, 65. BIC Classification: 1DB; HDD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 156 x 15. Weight in Grams: 496.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Number of pages
224
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752437347
ISBN
9780752437347

€ 23.23

Paperback. In March 2001 the world watched in disbelief as explosives of Al-Qaeda and the Taliban reduced the gigantic Buddha statues at Bamiyan to stone powder. This title shows that the sad material remains of what survived the onslaught of the image-haters form a powerful complement to eyewitness accounts. Num Pages: 176 pages, 25 col pls, 77 b/w illus. BIC Classification: HDDK; HRKP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 248 x 165 x 10. Weight in Grams: 540.
Publisher
Tempus Pub Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Edition
illustrated edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752425306
ISBN
9780752425306

€ 24.99
€ 18.72

Paperback. This accessible volume looks at the centrality of the Nile to Egyptian history - how the people of Egypt have relied on it for food, irrigation, and transportation, how they have impacted on the Nile itself, and the place it has held in their culture. Num Pages: 192 pages, b/w illus, col pls. BIC Classification: 1HBEN; 1QDAE; HBJH; HBLA; HDDG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 233 x 156 x 13. Weight in Grams: 438.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
191
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752455068
ISBN
9780752455068

€ 20.21

Hardcover. Series: T&T Clark Approaches to Biblical Studies. Num Pages: 208 pages. BIC Classification: 1QDAL; HDDH; HRAX; HRCG. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 147 x 223 x 22. Weight in Grams: 384.
Publisher
T&T Clark
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Edition
3rd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780567656469
ISBN
9780567656469

€ 73.42

Hardcover. Illyria is the name given to the ancient region of the Balkans on the Adriatic coast from which most historians of the Balkans believe modern Albanians descend. This guide examines the lives of the ancient Illyrians and contains many insights into the region. It is a useful text for historians and those interested in the Balkans. Num Pages: 256 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1D; HDD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 162 x 235 x 27. Weight in Grams: 704.
Publisher
I. B. Tauris
Number of pages
256
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845111670
ISBN
9781845111670

€ 88.48

Paperback. Following a devastating fire in 2003, an area of moorland above Robin Hood's Bay on the North Yorkshire coast was laid bare, revealing a fascinating landscape. The authors have spent hundreds of hours locating and plotting the features. This book represents the interpretative work on prehistoric rock motifs within this area. Num Pages: 160 pages, 50 (16 colour). BIC Classification: 1DBKEYK; HDDA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 174 x 249 x 12. Weight in Grams: 468.
Publisher
The History Press
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752446349
ISBN
9780752446349

€ 21.23

Paperback. Num Pages: 448 pages, Illustrations, maps. BIC Classification: HDDH; HRAX; HRCF1. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 254 x 178 x 28. Weight in Grams: 938.
Publisher
Baker Academic
Number of pages
448
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Edition
First Paperback Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780801036255
ISBN
9780801036255

€ 40.27

Paperback.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Number of pages
192
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752448060
ISBN
9780752448060

€ 13.25

Hardcover. Series: Lang Classical Studies. Num Pages: 302 pages. BIC Classification: DSBB; HDDM; HRA; HRAB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 230 x 160. Weight in Grams: 610.
Publisher
Peter Lang Publishing Inc United States
Number of pages
302
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1996
Condition
New
SKU
V9780820426730
ISBN
9780820426730

€ 62.60

Hardcover. Num Pages: 336 pages, 68 bw illus. BIC Classification: 1QDAE; 3D; ACG; HDDG; JFCD; JHM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 241 x 161 x 19. Weight in Grams: 704.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Publishing PLC United Kingdom
Number of pages
384
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9780857855398
ISBN
9780857855398

€ 123.62