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The Tree Experts

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An expert exploration of the history of professional arboriculture in Britain from the Roman period to the present day.
Representations
£40.00
Addresses the types of written and non-written communication used during the Aegean Bronze Age.
Bathhouses in Iudaea/Syria-Palaestina and Provincia Arabia from Herod the Great to the Umayyads

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An overview of Roman bathhouses across Israel, Jordan and Syria reveal the social and cultural practices of the Roman, Byzantine and the Early Islamic periods.
A Welsh Landscape through Time

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This report covers the four year excavation at the archaeologically abundant site of Holy Island, North Wales.
Textile Activity and Cultural Identity in Sicily Between the Late Bronze Age and Archaic Period
£38.00
Explores the role, significance and technological development of textile manufacture in 1st millennium BC Sicily.
Lincoln Castle Revealed

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Accessible, lavishly illustrated history of Lincoln Castle, from the Roman period through to the 20th century incorporating the results of numerous archaeological excavations.
The Sacred Body
£50.00
Investigates regional roles of body parts in mortuary rituals and as relics.
The Birsay Bay Project Volume 3
£55.00
A major multi-disciplinary report on Viking and early medieval sites on the Brough of Birsay, Orkney.
Beacons in the Landscape

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A revised and updated second-edition exploration of hillforts.
Journal of Roman Pottery Studies - Vol 18

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Presents a range of important new research on roman pottery.

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Insights into Social Inequality
£45.00
This work examines social inequalities in a diachronic and multivariate approach based on burial grounds in Southwestern Germany.
Peopling the Landscape of Çatalhöyük
£65.00
Reports on ways that humans engaged in their material and biotic environments at Çatalhöyük.
God on Earth: Emperor Domitian
£35.00
An interdisciplinary volume on the emperor Domitian which re-evaluates his importance within Roman history and his reception thereafter.
Fortresses of Faith
£29.99
Fortresses of Faith celebrates the magnificent architectural legacy of the German fortress-churches or kirchenburgen of Transylvania or Seibenburgen.
Gaming Greekness
£122.00
A range of texts and studies on Jewish and Christian communities in the early Roman Empire.
Mégalithismes et Monumentalismes Funéraires
£75.00
This book focusses on the past, present and future of recent studies of megalithism in Europe, including enthoarchaeology and the conservation of these monuments.
Revelations of Byzantium
£34.99
A colourful celebration of the monasteries and painted churches of Northern Moldavia.
Environmental Humanities
£30.00
This book addresses the question if the broad interdisciplinary arena of Environmental Humanities is an acceleration of the process of integration that is central in Landscape Archaeology?
The Mycenaean Settlement on Tsoungiza Hill
£130.00
A hill dominating the Nemea Valley, Tsoungiza is located only 10 kilometers northwest of the citadel of Mycenae. Excavations there have uncovered the remains of a Late Helladic settlement that stood at its southern end. This volume presents an unprecedented study of a small settlement’s economy and society in the Mycenaean period.
Petition and Performance in the Apologies of Justin Martyr
£85.00
A suggestive reading of Justin Martyr's Apologies .
Breaking and Making the Ancestors
£40.00
Investigates funerary practices associated with Netherlands' urnfield graves to understand the funerary practices of the European Bronze Age.
Bridging Social and Geographical Space through Networks
£25.00
A collection of theoretically and methodologically grounded case studies on the relationship between human practices and their social and spatial dimensions.
Vernetzte Bilder
£60.00
An exploration into the relationship between coin images and power in the Western Mediterranean from 500 - 100 BCE.

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Farmers, Monks and Aristocrats
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The environmental archaeological evidence from the site of Flixborough (in particular the animal bone assemblage) provides a series of unique insights into Anglo-Saxon life in England during the 8th to 10th centuries.
A Corpus of Anglo-Saxon and Medieval Pottery from Lincoln
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Lincoln was the centre for a large Medieval pottery industry which flourished from the 9th to the 15th century. Pottery produced in Lincoln was traded over a large part of the east midlands and beyond - even as far as Birka in Sweden.
The City by the Pool
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This volume offers a new and up-to-date synthesis of Lincoln's long history as a major city and regional capital, from prehistory to 1945. The 'City by the Pool' was a major religious centre long before the Roman invasion and from bronze-age shamans to early Baptists people have always been attracted here for spiritual as well as mundane purposes.
Medieval Floor Tiles of Northern England
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This study of the design, manufacture and use of medieval floor tiles shows the long-lasting influence achieved in the north of England, especially by the Cistercian monasteries. It serves to demonstrate how these monastic houses made use of the resources and contacts available to them.
Mesolithic Settlement in the North Sea Basin
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The archaeological remains at Howick consist of a Mesolithic hut site and an Early Bronze Age cist cemetery located on a modern cliff edge overlooking a small estuary. This volume is devoted solely to the reporting and interpretation of the Mesolithic remains.
Understanding Relations Between Scripts II
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Contexts of and Relations between Early Writing Systems (CREWS) is a project funded by the European Research Council under the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme (grant agreement No. 677758), and based in the Faculty of Classics, University of Cambridge.
Sandwich - The 'Completest Medieval Town in England'
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To the casual visitor of today, Sandwich appears as simply a small inland market town on the bank of a modest river. But locals and historians have long known that in the Middle Ages it was a strategic and commercial seaport of great significance, trading with northern Europe and the Mediterranean and growing prosperous on this business.
Nonsuch Palace
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Nonsuch in Surrey was Henry VIII's last and most fantastic palace. Begun in 1538, at the start of the 30th year of Henry's reign, the palace was intended as a triumphal celebration of the power and the grandeur of Henry VIII and the Tudor dynasty. The site was chosen for its fine countryside and hunting potential.

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Segedunum
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Romano-British Settlement and Cemeteries at Mucking

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Textile Production in Classical Athens

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St Paul's Cathedral

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People with Animals

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The Tomb of Pharaoh’s Chancellor Senneferi at Thebes (TT99)

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Fortified Settlements in Early Medieval Europe

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The Use and Reuse of Stone Circles

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Social Change in Aegean Prehistory

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