Oxbow Books Imprint

Oxbow Books publishes about 65 titles a year in the main Oxbow imprint. These include monographs, edited collections of papers and excavation and site reports. Archaeology is our main subject area encompassing all periods from prehistory through classical archaeology, the ancient Near East, Egyptology, the Middle Ages and post-medieval archaeology. Related fields such as environmental archaeology, landscape archaeology, archaeozoology, maritime and underwater archaeology are covered as well as wider examinations of archaeological practice and theory.

See some of our latest and forthcoming titles below or browse our full catalogue here.

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  1. Neanderthals in Wales

    Neanderthals in Wales: Pontnewydd and the Elwy Valley Caves [Paperback]

    Elizabeth A. Walker (Editor); Rick Peterson (Editor); Stephen Aldhouse-Green (Editor)

    £48.00

    ISBN: 9781785705137
    Published by : Oxbow Books
    The final publication of results of the excavations at Pontnewydd cave in north-east Wales has been eagerly awaited. The site was investigated as part of the Palaeolithic Settlement of Wales Research Programme, which has been responsible for tra... .... Learn More
  2. Burial in Later Anglo-Saxon England, c.650-1100 AD

    Burial in Later Anglo-Saxon England, c.650-1100 AD [Paperback]

    Annia Cherryson (Author); Jo Buckberry (Author)

    £30.00

    ISBN: 9781785705496
    Published by : Oxbow Books
    Series: Studies in Funerary Archaeology
    Volume: 4
    Traditionally the study of early medieval burial practices in England has focused on the furnished burials of the early Anglo-Saxon period with those of the later centuries perceived as uniform and therefore uninteresting. The last decade has see... .... Learn More
  3. Food, Cuisine and Society in Prehistoric Greece

    Food, Cuisine and Society in Prehistoric Greece [Paperback]

    Paul Halstead (Author); John C. Barrett (Author)

    £36.00

    ISBN: 9781842171677
    Published by : Oxbow Books
    Series: Sheffield Studies in Aegean Archaeology
    Volume: 5
    Food and drink, along with the material culture involved in their consumption, can signify a variety of social distinctions, identities and values. Thus, in Early Minoan Knossos, tableware was used to emphasize the difference between the host and ... .... Learn More
  4. Snails

    Snails: Archaeology and Landscape Change [Paperback]

    Paul Davies (Author)

    £40.00

    ISBN: 9781785705144
    Published by : Oxbow Books
    The remains of snails in ancient soils and sediments are one of  the most important biological indicators of past landscapes, and have attracted study for well over a century. In spite of this,  the only English-language textbook was pub... .... Learn More
  5. Travel, Geography and Culture in Ancient Greece, Egypt and the Near East

    Travel, Geography and Culture in Ancient Greece, Egypt and the Near East [Paperback]

    Jim Roy (Editor); Colin Adams (Editor)

    £32.00

    ISBN: 9781785705502
    Published by : Oxbow Books
    Series: Leicester Nottingham Studies in Ancient Society
    Volume: 10
    This collection of essays looks beyond the focus of existing works on ancient travel and its documentation, to examine its social and cultural implications. For travel (and the reasons behind it) offers a window on to many features of ancient ... .... Learn More
  6. After Alexander

    After Alexander: The Time of the Diadochi (323-281 BC) [Paperback]

    Edward M. Anson (Editor); Victor Alonso Troncoso (Editor)

    £30.00

    ISBN: 9781785705120
    Published by : Oxbow Books
    When Alexander the Great died in 323 BC without a chosen successor he left behind a huge empire and ushered in a turbulent period, as his generals fought for control of vast territories. The time of the Successors (Diadochi) is us... .... Learn More
  7. Regional Schools in Hellenistic Sculpture

    Regional Schools in Hellenistic Sculpture [Paperback]

    Olga Palagia (Author)

    £45.00

    ISBN: 9781785705458
    Published by : Oxbow Books
    Essays describing recent research and new discoveries of Hellenistic sculpture, based on papers presented at an international conference at the American School of Classical Studies at Athens in 1996. .... Learn More
  8. Colonisation, Migration, and Marginal Areas

    Colonisation, Migration, and Marginal Areas: A Zooarchaeological Approach [Paperback]

    Stephen Wickler (Author); Sebastián Munoz (Author); Mariana Mondini (Author)

    £30.00

    ISBN: 9781785705151
    Published by : Oxbow Books
    Series: Proceedings of the 9th ICAZ Conference
    Volume: 2
    Human migration tends to involve more than the odd suitcase or two - we often carry other organisms on our travels, some are deliberately transported, others move by accident. This volume of 12 papers offers a zooarchaeological approach to questio... .... Learn More
  9. Socialising Complexity

    Socialising Complexity: Approaches to Power and Interaction in the Archaeological Record [Paperback]

    Sheila Kohring (Author); Stephanie Wynne-Jones (Author)

    £36.00

    ISBN: 9781842172940
    Published by : Oxbow Books
    Socialising Complexity introduces the concept of complexity as a tool, rather than a category, for understanding social  formations. This new take on complexity moves beyond the  traditional concern with what constitutes a compl... .... Learn More
  10. Bronze Age Landscapes

    Bronze Age Landscapes: Tradition and Transformation [Paperback]

    Joanna Bruck (Author)

    £38.00

    ISBN: 9781842170625
    Published by : Oxbow Books
    This volume is a collection of essays, which exemplify the range and diversity of work currently being undertaken on the regional landscapes of the British Bronze Age and the progress which has been made in both theoretical and interpretive debate... .... Learn More

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