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Roman Military Architecture on the Frontiers

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Presents new research into the army of the late roman period and the archaeology of late Roman military defences on the frontier of Empire
Archaeology of East Asia
An introduction to social and political development through archaeology and art in China, Korea and Japan from the Palaeolithic to 8th-century early historic times.
Animals in the Neolithic of Britain and Europe
The twelve papers in this edited volume originated from the Neolithic Studies Group seminar held at the British Museum on 10th November 2003 on the subject of Animals in the Neolithic. This book includes most of the papers delivered and debated at the meeting and others contributed later.
Luis Cernuda: One River, One Love
A new translation of Un río, un amor (One River, One Love) by Luis Cernuda (1902-1963). Written in France and Spain in 1928-1929, this collection reflects the influences, conflicts and impulses that governed the poet’s life then and is faithful to the author’s quasi-Surrealist intentions.
The Bell Beaker Transition in Europe

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New perspectives on social, technological and physical anthropological aspects of the Bell Beaker transition across Europe
Tell Jerablus Tahtani, Syria, I
Results from excavations of Jerablus Tahtani, a multi-period tell site beside Carchemish in Syria. This the first major report on the site deals with stratified mortuary evidence found at a Bronze Age fort that was built over the destroyed remains of an early 3rd millennium village..
Arcadian Visions
Major new appraisal of the influences of Arcadia and the pastoral tradition on the arts and landscape design and management from the Classical period to the present day

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Medallic Art of the American Numismatic Society: 1865–2014
"During the past 150 years, the American Numismatic Society has been a leader in the publication of art medals in the United States. Generally employing the finest medalists available, the Society has set an example few can match. In addition, with the exception of the United States Mint, no U.S.
Kushan, Kushano-Sasanian, and Kidarite Coins
The Kushan Empire was a vast inland empire that stretched across Central and South Asia during the first to fourth centuries AD.
Viking Graves and Grave-Goods in Ireland
The volume is the first comprehensive catalogue and detailed discussion of over 400 artefacts from more than a hundred furnished Viking graves in Ireland, many published for the first time.
Unpublished Bo-Fragments in Transliteration I
The monograph offers a large number of unpublished text fragments in photo and transliteration and gives succinct philological notes to these fragments. The fragments are part of a large collection that had been found during the early German campaigns at the Hittite capital Hattusa before the Second World War.
Household Studies in Complex Societies
The volume is the result of the Ninth Annual University of Chicago Oriental Institute PostDoc Seminar, held on March 16-17, 2013. Twenty scholars specialized in the Old and New World from all over Europe and the US came together to find new approaches in the study of households in complex societies.
Conservation and Discovery

A major conservation programme took place between 1998 and 2003 on one of Europe's greatest medieval painted wooden ceilings. Investigation and analysis were an integral part of this conservation workin the former Benedictine abbey church of Peterborough.

Spotlight on Sidestone

Corded Ware Coastal Communities
The Corded Ware Culture (c. 2900–2300 BC) is found in a large area, from Russia to the Netherlands and from Scandinavia to Switzerland.
Aan de overkant
In the 17th and 18th century well over a million men and a few thousand women made the long journey oversees to one of the many Dutch colonies of the Dutch East India Company or West India Company.
Carthage is mainly known as the city that was utterly destroyed by the Romans in 146 BC. This book tells the story about this fascinating city, which for centuries was the centre of a far-flung trade network in the Mediterranean.
Archaeology of Salt
Salt is an invisible object for research in archaeology. However, ancient writings, ethnographic studies and the evidence of archaeological exploitation highlight it as an essential reference for humanity.
Egyptian Bioarchaeology
Although the bioarchaeology (study of biological remains in an archaeological context) of Egypt has been documented in a desultory way for many decades, it is only recently that it has become an inherent part of excavations in Egypt.
Quaternary Research in Britain and Ireland                          "
During the later part of the last century there was rapid development of the study and understanding of the changing environments of the last 2 million years. This came to provide a firm background for today’s knowledge of the significance and importance of climatic change.
Animals in Saxon and Scandinavian England
In this book an analysis of over 300 animal bone assemblages from English Saxon and Scandinavian sites is presented. The data set is summarised in extensive tables for use as comparanda for future archaeozoological studies.
The Voyages of Adriaan van Berkel to Guiana
In 1670 the 22-year old Adriaan van Berkel left the Dutch city of Leiden to join a trading vessel headed for Guiana in the West Indies (South America). This book is a new English translation as well as a full transcription of Van Berkels’ travel journal, originally published in 1695 under the title of Amerikaansche Voyagien.

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The Emergent Past

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Genesis of the Pharaohs

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The Later Anglo-Saxon Settlement at Bishopstone

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From Stonehenge to Samarkand

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Infernal Traffic

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Worlds of Arthur

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The Architecture of Alexandria and Egypt 300 BC- AD700

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