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  1. The Fight for Greek Sicily

    The Fight for Greek Sicily: Society, Politics, and Landscape [Paperback]

    Melanie Jonasch (Editor)

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    ISBN: 9781789253566
    Published by : Oxbow Books
    The island of Sicily was a highly contested area throughout much of its history. Among the first to exert strong influence on its political, cultural, infrastructural, and demographic developments were the two major decentralized civilizations of ... .... Learn More
  2. A Taste for Green

    A Taste for Green: A global perspective on ancient jade, turquoise and variscite exchange [Hardback]

    Carlos Rodríguez-Rellán (Editor); Ben A. Nelson (Editor); Ramón Fábregas Valcarce (Editor)

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    ISBN: 9781789252743
    Published by : Oxbow Books
    Often along vast expanses, ancient societies traded certain commodities that were considered valuable either for functional or symbolic reasons – or, rather, a mixture of both factors. A Taste for Green addresses latest research into the acquisiti... .... Learn More
  3. Nairi Lands

    Nairi Lands: The Identity of the Local Communities of Eastern Anatolia, South Caucasus and Periphery During the Late Bronze and Early Iron Age. A Reassessment of the Material Culture and the Socio-Economic Landscape [Hardback]

    Guido Guarducci (Author)

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    ISBN: 9781789252781
    Published by : Oxbow Books
    This study analyses the social and symbolic value of the material culture, in particular the pottery production and the architecture, and the social structure of the local communities of a broad area encompassing Eastern Anatolia, the South Caucas... .... Learn More
  4. Puṣpikā

    Puṣpikā: Tracing Ancient India, through Texts and Traditions: Contributions to Current Research in Indology Volume 5 [Paperback]

    Heleene De Jonckheere (Editor); Marie-Hélène Gorisse (Editor); Agnieszka Rostalska (Editor)

    £38.00

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    ISBN: 9781789252828
    Published by : Oxbow Books
    Series: Puṣpikā
    Volume: 5
    This volume is the outcome of the Ninth International Indology Graduate Research Symposium held at Ghent University in September 2017, the fifth publication of proceedings from this series of symposiums. Like previous volumes, the current edition ... .... Learn More
  5. Archaeology in the PPG16 Era

    Archaeology in the PPG16 Era: Investigations in England 1990–2010 [Paperback]

    Timothy Darvill (Author); Kerry Barrass (Author); Vanessa Constant (Author); Ehren Milner (Author); Bronwen Russell (Author)

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    ISBN: 9781789251081
    Published by : Oxbow Books
    The Archaeological Investigations Project (AIP), funded by English Heritage, systematically collected information about the nature and outcomes of more than 80,000 archaeological projects undertaken between 1990 and 2010. This volume looks at the ... .... Learn More
  6. Late Antique and Early Medieval Hispania

    Late Antique and Early Medieval Hispania: Landscapes without Strategy? [Paperback]

    Pilar Diarte-Blasco (Author)

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    ISBN: 9781785709968
    Published by : Oxbow Books
    Late Antique and Early Medieval Hispania. Landscapes without Strategy? examines the transformations of the urban and rural landscapes of the Iberian Peninsula, across one of the most turbulent periods of the history of this region, between the dec... .... Learn More
  7. Bodies of Clay

    Bodies of Clay: On Prehistoric Humanised Pottery [Paperback]

    Heiner Schwarzberg (Editor); Valeska Becker (Editor)

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    ISBN: 9781785706967
    Published by : Oxbow Books
    Since the earliest use of pottery, vessels have been associated with both the general shape and specific parts of the human body. The production of human-shaped pottery might be understood as one element of the spectrum of figural art in prehistor... .... Learn More
  8. The Emergence of Pottery in West Asia

    The Emergence of Pottery in West Asia [Hardback]

    Akiri Tsuneki (Editor); Olivier Nieuwenhuyse (Editor); Stuart Campbell (Editor)

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    ISBN: 9781785705267
    Published by : Oxbow Books
    Over the past fifty years or so early pottery complexes in the wider region of West Asia have hardly ever been investigated in their own right. Early ceramics have often been unexpected by-products of projects focusing upon much earlier aceramic o... .... Learn More
  9. Dress and Society

    Dress and Society: Contributions from Archaeology [Paperback]

    T. F. Martin (Editor); R. Weetch (Editor)

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    ISBN: 9781785703157
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    While traditional studies of dress and jewellery have tended to focus purely on reconstruction or descriptions of style, chronology and typology, the social context of costume is now a major research area in archaeology. This refocusing is largely... .... Learn More
  10. Forms of Dwelling

    Forms of Dwelling: 20 Years of Taskscapes in Archaeology [Paperback]

    Ulla Rajala (Author); Philip Mills (Editor)

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    ISBN: 9781785703775
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    The concept of a socially constructed space of human activity in areas of everyday actions, as initially proposed in the field of anthropology by Tim Ingold, has actually been much more applied in archaeology. In this wide-ranging collection of 13... .... Learn More

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