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Paperback. These essays focus on Philadelphians who were concerned with Americanist archaeology, or the "archaeology of the New World". They examine most of the key players, including Enlightenment scholars such as Benjamin Smith Barton, Thomas Jefferson and John Wesley Powell. Editor(s): Fowler, Don D.; Wilcox, David R. Num Pages: 240 pages, 10 illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBB; HDD. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 235 x 156 x 18. Weight in Grams: 494. Fine copy
Condition
Used, Like New
Publisher
University Alabama Press
Number of pages
240
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
SKU
KST0009863
ISBN
9780817313128

€ 12.05

Hardcover. Caborn-Welborn, a late Mississippian (A.D. 1400-1700) farming society, developed following the collapse of the Angel chiefdom (A.D. 1000-1400). David Pollack examines the ways in which that new society reconstructed social, political, and economic relationships from the remnants of the Angel chiefdom. Num Pages: 320 pages, 47 illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBBN; HDD. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 235 x 156 x 24. Weight in Grams: 535. An excellent, clean copy
Condition
Used, Like New
Publisher
University of Alabama Press Tuscaloosa
Number of pages
320
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2004
SKU
KRS0019185
ISBN
9780817314194

€ 13.57

Hardcover. This volume explores the empire's relations with its neighbours and key phenomena which contributed to its wealth and power, from the empire's armed forces to agriculture, trade and treatment of minorities. The latest discoveries, notably major urban foundations, fortifications and irrigations systems, feature prominently. Editor(s): Sauer, Eberhard W. Series: Edinburgh Studies in Ancient Persia. Num Pages: 256 pages, 84 black and white illustrations, 5 black and white tables. BIC Classification: HBLA; HDDC. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781474401012
ISBN
9781474401012

€ 97.51
€ 88.08

Paperback. This collection elucidates the key role played by the National Research Council seminars, reports, and pamphlets in setting an agenda that has guided American archaeology in the 20th century. Editor(s): O'Brien, Michael J.; Lyman, R. Lee. Series: Classics in Southeastern Archaeology. Num Pages: 424 pages, 12 illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JJ; HDD. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 235 x 156 x 32. Weight in Grams: 826. An excellent, clean copy
Condition
Used, Like New
Publisher
University of Alabama Press Tuscaloosa
Number of pages
424
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Edition
2nd ed.
SKU
KRS0017270
ISBN
9780817310844

€ 17.08

Hardcover. This volume explains the deep influence of biological methods and theories on the practice of Americanist archaeology by exploring W.C. McKern's use of Linnaean taxonomy as the model for development of a pottery classification system. Editor(s): Lyman, R. Lee; O'Brien, Michael J. Series: Classics in Southeastern Archaeology. Num Pages: 336 pages, 28ill. BIC Classification: 1KB; HDD; HDW; PDC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 235 x 156 x 27. Weight in Grams: 653. Clean copy in clean dustwrapper.
Condition
Used, Like New
Publisher
University of Alabama Press Alabama
Number of pages
336
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2002
Edition
1St Edition
SKU
KEX0211963
ISBN
9780817312213

€ 14.19

Paperback. This 1921 narrative begins in the prehistoric period and continues through the Christian era down to the nineteenth century. Series: Cambridge Library Collection - Archaeology. Num Pages: 222 pages, 20 b/w illus. 3 maps. BIC Classification: HDD. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 216 x 140. .
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2018
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781108082334
ISBN
9781108082334

€ 25.29

Hardcover. Following the hunting of the Djief forest wallaby, this reference offers a perspective on sustainable hunting in prehistory and provides insights into hunter-gatherer existence from the late Pleistocene. Num Pages: 456 pages, illustrations, maps. BIC Classification: 1MKLP; HDD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 253 x 177 x 33. Weight in Grams: 952.
Publisher
CRC Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2004
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9789058096630
ISBN
9789058096630

€ 156.41

Paperback. Editor(s): Gleba, Margarita; Mannering, Ulla; Munkholt, Cherine; Ringgard, Maj; Strand, Eva B. Andersson. Num Pages: 328 pages, 299 illus, 31 tables. BIC Classification: HDD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 213 x 297 x 31. Weight in Grams: 1218.
Publisher
Oxbow Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781785701566
ISBN
9781785701566

€ 48.99
€ 45.80

Paperback. This is the first dedicated and comprehensive study of glass beads from Early Medieval Ireland, presenting the first national classification, typology, dating, symbology and social performance of glass beads. Num Pages: 153 pages, Illustrated throughout in black & white with 3 colour plates. BIC Classification: 1DBR; AFP; HDDM. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 299 x 210 x 23. Weight in Grams: 608.
Publisher
Archaeopress Archaeology
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781784911966
ISBN
9781784911966

€ 39.95

Paperback. The text studies the importance of monuments tracing their history from their first creation to over 6000 years later. Part one discusses how monuments first developed, and part two studies how such monuments were modified and reinterpreted to suit the changing needs of society. Num Pages: 192 pages, 46 line figures, 6 maps. BIC Classification: 1D; AGR; AMGD; HDDA. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 234 x 158 x 11. Weight in Grams: 282.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
192
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Condition
New
SKU
V9780415152044
ISBN
9780415152044

€ 43.73

Hardcover. Leading specialists in the field offer a multidimensional perspective on the social dynamics that led to the creation of the Roman villa complex of Hogeloon in the hinterland of the Lower Rhine. Editor(s): Roymans, Nico Gerardus Antonius Maria; Derks, Ton; Hiddink, Henk. Series: Amsterdam Archaeological Studies. Num Pages: 356 pages, 88 black and white; 47 full color. BIC Classification: HDDK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 304 x 218 x 27. Weight in Grams: 1522.
Publisher
Amsterdam University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Edition
0th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9789089648365
ISBN
9789089648365

€ 158.87

Hardcover. Reader of original synthesizing articles for introductory courses on archaeology and native peoples of California. Editor(s): Jones, Terry L.; Klar, Kathryn A. Num Pages: 408 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBBWF; HBJK; HDD; JFSL9. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 289 x 229 x 30. Weight in Grams: 1371.
Publisher
AltaMira Press,U.S. United States
Number of pages
408
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9780759108721
ISBN
9780759108721

€ 120.45
€ 108.07

Paperback. A history of Roman York Num Pages: 168 pages, Illustrations, (some col.), maps (some col.). BIC Classification: 1DBKEYK; HDDK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 248 x 173 x 12. Weight in Grams: 418.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
159
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752429168
ISBN
9780752429168

€ 21.40

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

€ 25.99
€ 19.75

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

€ 104.53

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

€ 20.37

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

€ 20.37

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

€ 45.99
€ 38.13

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

€ 894.66

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

€ 22.42

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

€ 75.67

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

€ 89.24

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

€ 145.07

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

€ 28.50