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Butrint 6: Excavations on the Vrina Plain Volume 1
Butrint 6 describes the excavations carried out on the Vrina Plain by the Butrint Foundation. Volume 1 traces development from Roman bridgehead suburb to 3rd century domus and important Byzantine residential centre
The Viking Way
Magic, sorcery and witchcraft are among the most common themes of the great medieval Icelandic sagas and poems, the problematic yet vital sources that provide our primary textual evidence for the Viking Age that they claim to describe.
Markets in Early Medieval Europe
Major sites such as Hamwic and Dorestad typically dominate any discussion of early medieval trade and emporia - this study is altogether atypical in many ways.
Beside the Ocean
The Bay of Skaill, Marwick Bay, and Birsay Bay form openings in the high sandstone cliffs of Orkney’s Atlantic coast. These west-facing bays have long been favored locations for settlement, with access to the ocean, to fresh water, to land and to resources for cultivation.
Greek Colonization in Local Contexts
Greek Colonization in Local Context takes a fresh look at Greek colonies around Europe and Black Sea. The emphasis is on cultural interaction, transformation and the repercussions and local reactions to colonization in social, religious and cultural terms.
Hagia Sophia in Context
An archaeological re-examination of the cathedral of Byzantine Constantinople, with fresh evidence about the appearance and function of the complex enabling us to reconsider what Hagia Sophia can tell us about the wider Byzantine world.

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Human Remains in Archaeology
This revised and updated 2nd edition of Professor Charlotte Robert's best-selling Practical Handbook provides the very latest guidance on all aspects of the recovery, handling and study of human remains. Professon Roberts is one of the UK's leading experts in bioarchaeology, and is internationally renowned in the field.
Fernando Pessoa
Writing a biography about Pessoa is a seemingly impossible task. The great Portuguese poet did not have just one life, but his existence virtually exploded in over a hundred different personalities.
Scotland in Early Medieval Europe
This edited volume explores how (what is today) Scotland can be compared with, contrasted to, or was connected with other parts of early medieval Europe.
Early Settlers of the Insular Caribbean
The book Early Settlers of the Insular Caribbean: Dearchaizing the Archaic offers a comprehensive coverage of the most recent advances in interdisciplinary research on the early human settling of the Caribbean islands.
An Engraved Landscape. 2-volume Set
catalogue and analysis of Libyan rock art
The naos of Amasis
This naos, or shrine, was built by king Amasis in the VIth century BC and stands out for its originality. Amasis dedicated the naos to Osiris Hemag, one of the most important and enigmatic Osirian forms of the first millennium BC.
Amici di Doccia - XI, 2018
Summary:Livia Frescobaldi Malenchini, Conoscere per tutelareVanessa Mazzini, L’attuale Museo Richard-Ginori della Manifattura di Doccia fra tutela e valorizzazioneSandro Bellesi, Una nuova proposta attributiva per una terracotta conservata nelle raccolte del Museo di DocciaRaffaella Ausenda, Una bella raccolta di maioliche ottocentesche Ginori ...
Sigmund Freud und sein Buch, Der Mann Moses
This book reviews the Egyptological and anthropological bases of Freud’s arguments about Moses.