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The Diversity of Hunter Gatherer Pasts

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Explores the extent of variation amongst hunting and gathering peoples past and present and the considerable analytical challenges presented by this diversity to archaeologists and anthropologists attempting to understand and reconstruct past lifeways.

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Ten papers draw on case studies in the Mediterranean and the Americas examining both how a culture studies its own past and how external people study a ‘foreign’ culture. Differing antiquarian traditions emerge that when merged produce new perceptions of the past.
Crossing Boundaries

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Major new, interdisciplinary perspectives on the material culture, language and literature of the Viking and medieval worlds
Sinews of Empire

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Examines the cultural, economic and diplomatic relations between Rome and the empires of the eastern Mediterranean region
Excavations by K.M. Kenyon in Jerusalem 1961–1967, Volume VI
Volume VI in the major CBRL series publishing the final reports on the work of the Joint Expedition to Jerusalem in the 1960s focuses on the city walls on the east side of the city from the Iron Age onwards. There is also a catalogue of all Late Roman pottery from unpublished sites excavated by the Joint Expedition.
Treasures from the Sea

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Presents new research on the extraction and physical and chemical properties of, and the use and social significance of mollusc-extracted purple dyes and sea silk in textiles in Mediterranean prehistory
Arsacids, Romans and Local Elites
Examines the economic and political relationships between the Parthian kingdom and its neighbours through the analysis of documentary evidence and material culture.
With Alexander in India and Central Asia
Examines evidence for the exploits of Alexander in the east and their aftermath.
Historic Gardens and Parks of Derbyshire

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Lavishly illustrated study of nearly 100 gardens in Derbyshire from the fabulously wealthy stately home to the smallest hidden delights; considers the importance of gardens in Derbyshire Spa towns; discusses the role of inherited and new wealth of the industrial revolution on the design of both private estates and public gardens
The Emergence of Pottery in West Asia
Through analysis of many archaeological site assemblages and collections these papers explore the evidence for the origins and development of pottery production against the wider technological background.

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Wealth and Warfare
This volume is the first comprehensive look at Syrian coin hoards and contains a catalogue of every coin hoard discovered in what is now modern Syria through 2010.
Pudding Pan
For more than 300 years commercial fishermen working in the outer Thames estuary have recovered Roman pottery from the seabed in the vicinity of Pudding Pan. This book Assesses the recovered assemblage to attempt to determine the nature and location of the elusive site of the material’s source.
Living on the Edge
Excavations have revealed multi-period archaeology, the development of the landscape is examined. Reports on the artefacts found and the environmental remains are also presented.
Excavations of Gebel Adda (Lower Nubia)
This book describes, illustrates and analyses the leather finds from the excavations at Gebel Adda (Lower Nubia)
The papers in this book bring together leading specialists from around the world to address aspects of Amaravati and its sculpture. Subjects covered in this volume include the rediscovery of the stūpa at the end of the 18th century as well as its recreation in the 21st century.
Sailors, Musicians and Monks
This book describes, illustrates, and analyses the leather finds from the excavations at Dra Abu el-Naga, an important necropolis on the east bank of the Nile in Luxor (Egypt), which was in use from Middle Kingdom times until the early Christian era.

Spotlight on Roman Society Monographs

The Rural Settlement of Roman Britain
In this volume, a new regional framework for the study of rural Roman Britain is proposed with the farmstead, rather than the villa, taking centre stage.
The Towns of Roman Britain
This volume presents an assessment of the contribution that developer-funded archaeology has made to knowledge of the major towns of Roman Britain.
A Late Roman Town House and its Environs
This report publishes the 1937–8 excavations in Colliton Park, Dorchester, Dorset, which revealed one of the best preserved late Roman town houses so far discovered in Roman Britain.
Characterising urban life, City in Transition is the second volume reporting on the archaeology of the continuing excavation of Silchester Insula IX, taking the story down to the early 2nd century.

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Elginhaugh is the most completely excavated timber-built auxiliary fort in the Roman Empire.
Life and Labour in Late Roman Silchester

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The Society of Antiquaries' excavation of Silchester's Insula IX in 1893-4 left most of the stratigraphy undisturbed. A new programme of work has shown that the Insula underwent radical change, c.
Excavations in Roman Carmarthen

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The Roman town of Moridunum , on the site of modern-day Carmarthen, lay at the very edges of Roman Wales and little is known about it.
Fosse Lane, Shepton Mallet 1990

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A detailed excavation report on the Shipton Mallet site excavated on the edge of the Mendip Hills in 1990.
Longthorpe II

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This volume describes the pottery-making depot attached to the pre-Flavian vexillation fortress of Longthorpe near Peterborough and and throws light on the problems of supply of the Roman army during the conquest campaigns.

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Medieval Childhood

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Animal Secondary Products

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Tutankhamun's Footwear

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My Roman Britain

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Life in the Limes

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Seabed Prehistory

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Cliffs End Farm Isle of Thanet, Kent

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Environment, Society and the Black Death

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