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Britain's Medieval Episcopal Thrones
£50.00
This beautifully illustrated volume is the first major investigation of a subject of seminal importance in the study of church history and archaeology.
Puṣpikā: Tracing Ancient India Through Texts and Traditions

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Third volume of studies on the texts, languages and literary, philosophical and religious traditions of South Asia.
Prehistoric, Ancient Near Eastern & Aegean Textiles and Dress
£38.00
The essays in this volume offer a fresh insight into the emerging interdisciplinary research field of textile and dress studies by discussing archaeological, iconographical and textual evidence within a broad geographical and chronological spectrum.
Paradigm Found
£40.00
Paradigm Found brings together papers by renowned researchers from across Europe, Asia and America to discuss a selection of pressing issues in current archaeological theory and method. The book also reviews the effects and potential of various theoretical stances in the context of prehistoric archaeology.
Deer and People

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The first multi-disciplinary volume of research on deer draws together research from wide-ranging disciplines and substantially advances our broader understanding of human-deer relationships in the past and the present.
Greek and Roman Textiles and Dress
£48.00
Twenty chapters present the range of current research into the study of textiles and dress in classical antiquity, stressing the need for cross and inter-disciplinarity study in order to gain the fullest picture of surviving material.
Skyscapes

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Papers exploring the current role of archaeoastronomical knowledge in archaeological discourse and how to integrate the two.
Hopewell Ceremonial Landscapes of Ohio
£38.00
This first volume in our major new series American Landscapes examines the cultural, economic, constructional and logistical background to the development of the vast and varied ceremonial landscapes of the prehistoric Hopewell societies of Ohio (c 200 BC-AD 500).
Seals and their Context in the Middle Ages
£90.00
New research into the importance, history and context of medieval seals at various levels of society in England and parts of Europe.
Continental Connections

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New synthesis looking at the cultural, material and social relationships between Britain and Ireland and continental Europe over 15,000 years of later prehistory.
Everyday Products in the Middle Ages

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Presents a series of case studies focusing on the identity and activities of individuals associated with crafts and industries in the Middle Age.
The Southern Transjordan Edomite Plateau and the Dead Sea Rift Valley

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Detailed study of the archaeological and literary evidence or occupation of the Southern Transjordan/Edomite Plateau and the Dead Sea Rift Valley to the West

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Viking Language 2
£29.99
Viking Language 2 immerses the learner in Old Norse and Icelandic. Readings include a wealth of Old Norse myths, legends, complete Icelandic sagas, poems of the Scandinavian gods, runic inscriptions. There is a large vocabulary and a full reference grammar.
A Late Saxon Village and Medieval Manor
£20.00
Botolph Bridge, now within urban Peterborough, lay beside an important crossing of the River Nene and once formed part of a well-known medieval vill, referenced in Domesday Book. Botolph Bridge was noted for its well preserved medieval earthworks but since the late 1980s these have gradually been destroyed by housing development.
Crossings in Text and Textile
£29.00
Charts new scholarly ground at the nexus between fashion, textiles, and literature, appealing to a broad interdisciplinary audience of scholars and students. This collection of essays demonstrates that fashion history and literary history, when examined together, prompt fresh understandings of the complexities of race, class, and sexual identity.
Sherborne Old Castle, Dorset
£35.00
A report on the excavations carried out at various times in the 20th century on Sherborne Old Castle, built by Roger, Bishop of Salisbury (1102–39), later the country seat of Sir Walter Ralegh.
 Abusir XXIII
£80.00
Research at Abusir South
Archaeology and Economic Development
£45.00
Nowhere in archaeology is the gap between theory and practice more evident than in its ambivalent engagement with economic development.
Windsor and Eton

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The definitive account in words and maps of the historic royal towns of Windsor and Eton.
The Splendour of Power
£39.95
Richly illustrated, this book presents and interprets the superb collection of valuables from the southern North Sea area (5th to the 7th century AD) as a whole, and makes compulsive reading for anyone interested in the fascinating world of early medieval Europe.
Greek Music, Drama, Sport, and Fauna
£70.00
PROFESSOR E. KERR BORTHWICK (1925–2008) studied Classics at Aberdeen University and at Christ’s College Cambridge before being appointed Lecturer, first at the University of Leeds and then, in 1955, at Edinburgh University, where he remained for the rest of his career.

Spotlight on Sidestone

Carthage
£30.00
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
£40.00
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
£40.00
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

























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£30.00
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
£35.00
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
£40.00
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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Northern Landscapes

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Adapa & the South Wind

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Ancient Bodies, Ancient Lives

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Time's Anvil

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Private Life in New Kingdom Egypt

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The Lost World of Pompeii

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Anglo-Saxon Lincolnshire

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Mystery Cults in the Ancient World

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Through the Eye of a Needle

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Medieval Wall Paintings in English and Welsh Churches

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The Archaeology of Etruscan Society

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