Archaeology

    Amazons

    By John Man

    Hardback Save £5.54 = £14.46

    Since the time of the ancient Greeks we have been fascinated by accounts of the Amazons. Following decades of new research, we now know these powerful warrior queens did indeed exist. The author travels from the edge of the ancient Greek world to the borderlands of China, to discover the...

    Death as a Process

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    This volume draws on large-scale fieldwork from across Europe, methodological advances and conceptual innovations to explore new insights from analysis of the Roman dead, concerning both the rituals which saw them to their tombs and the communities who buried them.

    Fishing and Shipwreck Heritage: Marine Archaeology\'s Greatest Threat?

    By Sean A. Kingsley

    Paperback £25.65

    For 250 years encrusted wonders have been turning up in fishermen's nets: everything imaginable from prehistoric animal bones to priceless Roman statues. Fishing trawlers annually sweep an area equivalent in size to half the world's continental shelves. Everything in the wake of these bulldozers of the deep is battered. A...

    The Invaders: How Humans and Their Dogs Drove Neanderthals to Extinction

    By Pat Shipman

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    A Times Higher Education Book of the WeekApproximately 200,000 years ago, as modern humans began to radiate out from their evolutionary birthplace in Africa, Neanderthals were already thriving in Europe--descendants of a much earlier migration of the African genus Homo. But when modern humans eventually made their way to Europe...

    Pocket Museum: Ancient Rome

    By Virginia L. Campbell

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    A detailed exploration of nearly 200 objects from ancient Rome and museum collections around the world, gathered here into one handy, pocket-sized guide

    Pocket Museum: Ancient Greece

    By David Michael Smith

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    A vast collection of significant works of art from the whole of ancient Greek civilization and a range of museums, gathered in one handy, pocket-sized guide

    Neolithic of Britain and Ireland

    By Vicki Cummings

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    The Neolithic of Britain and Ireland provides a synthesis of this dynamic period of prehistory from the end of the Mesolithic through to the early Beaker period. Drawing on new excavations and the application of new scientific approaches to data from this period, this book considers both life and death...

    When in Rome

    By Paul Chrystal

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    This comprehensive work from original sources answers the need for an evidence-based social history of ancient Rome for the 21st century. It provides hundreds of inscriptions, graffiti, curse tablets, official records and letters both private and official, all translated and with commentaries placing them into a social and historical context.

    Human Remains and Mass Violence

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    This book outlines for the first time in a single volume the theoretical and methodological tools for a study of human remains resulting from episodes of mass violence and genocide. Despite the highly innovative and contemporary research into both mass violence and the body, the most significant consequence of conflict...

    Travels with an Archaeologist: Finding a Sense of Place

    By Richard Hodges

    Hardback £18.46

    "A memoir of travels by an eminent archaeologist and historian"--

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