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Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, Collection of Mediterranean Antiquities, Vol. 2, The Terracotta CollectionBRILL 2010; US$ 154.00
Continuing the previous volume on the glass collection this volume presents all the Mediterranean Antiquities made of terracotta. Like its predecessor, the volume begins with a discussion of the production techniques and includes an extensive bibliography. more...
- Oxford University Press 2012; US$ 149.99
Widely regarded as major visible field monuments of the Iron Age, hillforts are central to an understanding of later prehistoric communities in Britain and Europe from the later Bronze Age. With such a range of variants represented, no single explanation of their function or social significance could satisfy all possible interpretations of their role.... more...
- De Gruyter 2014; US$ 140.00
Antiquity serves as a reference point for diverse forms of self-understanding in Western cultural and intellectual history. This raises questions concerning the degree to which the spatial, epistemic, and material dimensions of ?antiquity? are relevant to processes of appropriation. This compendium explores the productivity of such limits... more...
- Wiley 2014; US$ 195.00
A Companion to Ethnicity in the Ancient Mediterranean presents a comprehensive collection of essays contributed by Classical Studies scholars that explore questions relating to ethnicity in the ancient Mediterranean world. Covers topics of ethnicity in civilizations ranging from ancient Egypt and Israel, to Greece and Rome, and into Late Antiquity... more...
Ausgrabungen 1998-2001 in der Zentralen Oberstadt von Tall Mozan/Urkes Die Keramik der Früh-Gazira V- Alt-Gazira II-ZeitHarrassowitz Verlag 2014; US$ 174.12
Im vierten Band der ?Studien zur Urbanisierung Nordmesopotamiens? (SUN), Serie A, widmet sich Conrad Schmidt der Keramik der Früh-Gazira V- bis Alt-Gazira II-Zeit (ca. 2100 bis 1600 v. Chr.) aus den Grabungen in der zentralen Oberstadt von Tall Mozan/Urke? in Nordostsyrien. Diese Perioden entsprechen dem Ende der Frühen und einem großen Teil der Mittleren... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 415.00
With 1,125 entries and 170 contributors, this is the first encyclopedia on the history of classical archaeology. It focuses on Greek and Roman material, but also covers the prehistoric and semi-historical cultures of the Bronze Age Aegean, the Etruscans, and manifestations of Greek and Roman culture in Europe and Asia Minor. The Encyclopedia of the... more...
- Wits University Press 2009; US$ 31.99
The First Ethiopians explores the images of Africa and Africans that evolved in ancient Egypt, in classical Greece and imperial Rome, in the early Mediterranean world, and in the early domains of Christianity. Inspired by curiosity regarding the origins of racism in southern Africa, Malvern van Wyk Smith consulted a wide range of sources: from... more...
- Walter de Gruyter, Inc. 2008; US$ 104.00
Millennium pursues a interdisciplinary international approach transcending epochal boundaries to research the First Millennium AD. The editorial board and the advisory board represent a wide range of disciplines contributions from art and literary studies are published alongside historical, theological and philosophical contributions on both... more...
- Oxbow Books 2011; US$ 30.00
This volume investigates the archaeology of death and commemoration through thematically linked case studies drawn from the Classical world. These investigations stress the processes of burial and commemoration as inherently social and designed for an audience, and they explore the meaning and importance attached to preserving memory. While previous... more...