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  • Archeologia a Firenze: Città e Territorioby Valeria d'Aquino; Guido Guarducci; Silvia Nencetti

    Archaeopress Limited 2015; US$ 89.00

    This volume presents the proceedings of the workshop ‘Archeologia a Firenze: Città e territorio’, organized by CAMNES, Centre for Ancient Mediterranean and Near Eastern Studies, in collaboration with the Soprintendenza per i Beni Archeologici della Toscana, in April 2013. This event experienced an extraordinary participation by experts in the field,... more...

  • Around the Petit-Chasseur Site in Sion (Valais, Switzerland) and New Approaches to the Bell Beaker Cultureby Marie Besse

    Archaeopress Limited 2014; US$ 72.00

    To commemorate the 50th anniversary of the discovery of the megalithic necropolis of Petit- Chasseur in Sion (Valais, Switzerland), an international conference was organised from the 27th to the 29th of October 2011 in Sion. This book constitutes the conference proceedings. The necropolis of Petit-Chasseur still remains a key reference for the understanding... more...

  • Athens from 1456 to 1920by Dimitris N. Karidis

    Archaeopress Limited 2014; US$ 54.00

    Few people are aware that shortly after 1456, when Athens yielded without fighting to the bitter end, she had become one of the bigger Balkan towns within the Ottoman Empire. The limited area confined within the boundaries of the late Roman fortification walls soon developed into a town of thirty-six mahalles. A thorough analysis of the town/country... more...

  • Beyond the Ice: Creswell Crags and its place in a wider European contextby Matthew Beresford

    Archaeopress Limited 2014; US$ 23.00

    Since the discovery of Britain’s first Ice Age cave art in 2003, the site of Creswell Crags has gained international recognition as one of Britain’s leading Ice Age sites. For the first time the history of the site is brought together in one accessible volume. Documenting the early fieldwork at the site it uncovers antiquarian discoveries such as... more...

  • Body, Cosmos and Eternityby Rogério Sousa

    Archaeopress Limited 2014; US$ 54.00

    In February 2013, the Symposium Body, Cosmos and Eternity: the Symbolism of Coffins in Ancient Egypt convened at the historical building of the University of Porto to debate conceptual frameworks underlying the contemporary study of Egyptian coffins. Rising from the close association with the depiction of the mummified body, the anthropoid coffins... more...

  • Bryan Faussett: Antiquary Extraordinaryby David Wright

    Archaeopress Limited 2015; US$ 43.00

    A biography of Bryan Faussett, F.S.A., (1720-1776), pioneering Kent genealogist, archaeologist and antiquary who, at his death, had amassed the world’s greatest collection of Anglo-Saxon jewellery and antiquities. The material was famously rejected by the British Museum, saved for the nation by a Liverpudlian philanthropist, and now resides in the... more...

  • Building the Bronze Ageby Corien Wiersma

    Archaeopress Limited 2014; US$ 92.00

    Wiersma analyses Early Helladic III, Middle Helladic and Late Helladic I domestic architecture with reference to social organization and social change. This book covers domestic architecture from the southern and central Greek mainland up to southern Thessaly. Site-specific and regional developments are explored. The results are brought together to... more...

  • The Excavations of Beth Shemesh, November–December 1912by Duncan MacKenzie; Shlomo Bunimovitz; Zvi Lederman; Nicoletta Momigliano

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 145.00

    In 1909 the Scottish archaeologist Duncan Mackenzie, Sir Arthur Evans’s right-hand man on the excavations of the legendary ‘Palace of Minos’ at Knossos since 1900, was appointed ‘Explorer’ of the Palestine Exploration Fund (PEF). From the spring of 1910 until December 1912 he was engaged in archaeological fieldwork in Palestine, especially directing... more...

  • Archaeology’s Visual Cultureby Roger Balm

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 54.95

    Archaeology’s Visual Culture explores archaeology through the lens of visual culture theory. The insistent visuality of archaeology is a key stimulus for the imaginative and creative interpretation of our encounters with the past. Balm investigates the nature of this projection of the visual, revealing an embedded subjectivity in the imagery of... more...

  • Discovering South Carolina's Rock Artby Tommy Charles

    University of South Carolina Press 2012; US$ 21.99

    An adventure tale of archaeological research, discovery, and preservation in the South Carolina upcountry more...