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  • The Mantle Siteby Jennifer Birch; Ronald F. Williamson

    AltaMira Press 2012; US$ 69.99

    The Mantle Site is the most detailed analysis of an ancestral Wendat community, discussed in the context of the historical development of Northern Iroquoian societies. It considers themes of identity formation, interaction, and increasing economic and socio-political complexity. more...

  • Safeguarding Intangible Cultural Heritageby Michelle L. Stefano; Peter Davis; Gerard Corsane

    Boydell & Brewer Group Ltd 2014;

    Awareness of the significance of intangible cultural heritage (ICH) has recently grown, due to the promotional efforts of UNESCO and its Convention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage (2003). However, the increased recognition of intangible heritage has brought to light its undervalued status within the museum and heritage sector,... more...

  • Stonehenge?A New Understandingby Mike Parker Pearson

    The Experiment 2013; US$ 17.95

    Stonehenge stands as an enduring link to our prehistoric ancestors, yet the secrets it has guarded for thousands of years have long eluded us. Until now, the millions of enthusiasts who flock to the iconic site have made do with mere speculation?about Stonehenge?s celestial significance, human sacrifice, and even aliens and druids. One would think... more...

  • The Secret of the Great Pyramidby Bob Brier; Jean-Pierre Houdin

    HarperCollins 2009; Not Available

    A decade ago, French architect Jean-Pierre Houdin became obsessed by the centuriesold question: How was the Great Pyramid built? How, in a nation of farmers only recently emerged from the Stone Age, could such a massive, complex, and enduring structure have been envisioned and constructed? Laboring at his computer ten hours a day for five years?creating... more...

  • Beneath the Sands of Egyptby PhD Donald P. Ryan

    HarperCollins 2010; Not Available

    ?Donald Ryan is a rare bird?a field archaeologist who can write with verve and immediacy. I heartily recommend his book to all Egyptology buffs.? ?Barbara Mertz ( a.k.a. Elizabeth Peters), author of Temples, Tombs, and Hieroglyphs   A real-life ?Indiana Jones,? Donald P. Ryan, Ph.D., offers a breathtaking personal account of his adventures... more...

  • Space-Time Perspectives on Early Colonial Moqueguaby Prudence M. Rice

    University Press of Colorado 2013; US$ 56.00

    In this rich study of the construction and reconstruction of a colonized landscape, Prudence M. Rice takes an implicit political ecology approach in exploring encounters of colonization in Moquegua, a small valley of southern Peru. Building on theories of spatiality, spatialization, and place, she examines how politically mediated human interaction... more...

  • The Cultural Life of Imagesby Brian Leigh Molyneaux

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 54.95

    Pictures are often admired for their aesthetic merits but they are rarely treated as if they had as much to offer as the written word. They are often overlooked as objects of analysis themselves, and tend to be seen simply as adjuncts to the text. Images, however, are not passive, and have a direct impact that engages attention in ways independent... more...

  • Archaeological Investigationby Martin Carver

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 52.95

    Drawing its numerous examples from Britain and beyond, Archaeological Investigation explores the procedures used in field archaeology travelling over the whole process from discovery to publication. Divided into four parts, it argues for a set of principles in part one, describes work in the field in part two and how to write up in part three.... more...

  • The British Lower Palaeolithicby John McNabb

    Taylor and Francis 2011; US$ 53.95

    Taking as its central theme the issue of whether early Hominins organized themselves into societies as we understand them, John McNabb looks at how modern researchers recognize such archaeological cultures.  He examines the existence of a stone tool culture called the Clactonian to introduce the multidisciplinary nature of the subject. In analyzing... more...

  • Sacred Sites, Sacred Placesby David L. Carmichael; Jane Hubert; Brian Reeves; Audhild Schanche

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 51.95

    Sacred Sites, Sacred Places explores the concept of 'sacred' and what it means and implies to people in differing cultures. It looks at why people regard some parts of the land as special and why this ascription remains constant in some cultures and changes in others. Archaeologists, legislators and those involved in heritage management sometimes... more...