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    Portable Press 2012; US$ 17.99

    Is there any other single book in the universe with this many awesome tidbits of bite-sized information? Nope. And that?s a fact! At nearly 400 pages (with a handy index for your fact-seeking convenience), Wise Up! is a must-have for anyone who likes their information on the go. It?s organized into hundreds of topics--everything from sports and... more...

  • The Beginnings of Mesoamerican Civilizationby Robert M. Rosenswig

    Cambridge University Press 2009; US$ 33.00 US$ 27.06

    Rosenswig proposes that we understand Early Formative Mesoamerica as an archipelago of complex societies. more...

  • Prehistoric Steppe Adaptation and the Horseby Marsha Levine; Colin Renfrew; Katie Boyle

    McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research 2008; US$ 40.00

    This volume examines the origins of horse husbandry and pastoralism in the Eurasian steppe, and provides a wide-ranging overview of issues surrounding the development of Central European societies from the Neolithic to the Iron Age. more...

  • 1177 Eric H. Cline

    Princeton University Press 2015; US$ 16.95 US$ 13.56

    In 1177 B.C., marauding groups known only as the "Sea Peoples" invaded Egypt. The pharaoh?s army and navy managed to defeat them, but the victory so weakened Egypt that it soon slid into decline, as did most of the surrounding civilizations. After centuries of brilliance, the civilized world of the Bronze Age came to an abrupt and cataclysmic end.... more...

  • The Horse, the Wheel, and Languageby David W. Anthony

    Princeton University Press 2010; US$ 29.95 US$ 23.96

    Roughly half the world's population speaks languages derived from a shared linguistic source known as Proto-Indo-European. But who were the early speakers of this ancient mother tongue, and how did they manage to spread it around the globe? Until now their identity has remained a tantalizing mystery to linguists, archaeologists, and even Nazis seeking... more...

  • Writing about Archaeologyby Graham Connah

    Cambridge University Press 2010; US$ 24.00 US$ 19.68

    In this book, Graham Connah offers an overview of archaeological authorship: its diversity, its challenges, and its methodology. more...

  • Pottery in Archaeologyby Clive Orton; Michael Hughes

    Cambridge University Press 2013; US$ 32.00 US$ 26.24

    This is an up-to-date account of the different kinds of information that can be obtained through the archaeological study of pottery. more...

  • Bioarchaeology of Classical Kamarinaby Carrie L. Sulosky Weaver

    University Press of Florida 2015; US$ 84.95

    Sicily was among one of the first areas settled during the Greek colonization movement, making its cemeteries a popular area of study for scholars of the classical world. Yet these studies have often considered human remains and burial customs separately. In this seminal work, Carrie Sulosky Weaver synthesizes skeletal, material, and ritual data to... more...

  • Theory and Practice in Archaeologyby Ian Hodder

    Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 49.95

    In this latest collection of his articles, of which seven are written especially for this volume, Ian Hodder captures and continues the lively controversy of the 1980s over symbolic and structural approaches to archaeology. The book acts as an overview of the developments in the discipline over the last decade; yet Hodder's brief is far wider. His... more...

  • Archaeological Theory and Scientific Practiceby Andrew Jones

    Cambridge University Press 2001; US$ 36.00 US$ 29.52

    This 2001 book considers the divide between 'scientific' and 'theoretical' archaeology, and suggests that they are not necessarily conflicting. more...