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African Archaeology
Cambridge University Press (2005)

This 2005 book provides the only comprehensive and up-to-date examination of African archaeology.

Lithics: Macroscopic Approaches to Analysis

Lithics (2nd ed.)

Macroscopic Approaches to Analysis

Cambridge University Press (2005)

A completely updated and revised edition of the groundbreaking manual on stone artifact analysis,...

1177 B.C.: The Year Civilization Collapsed

1177 B.C.

The Year Civilization Collapsed

Princeton University Press (2015)

In 1177 B.C., marauding groups known only as the "Sea Peoples" invaded Egypt. The pharaoh's army and...

The Prehistory of Britain and Ireland
Cambridge University Press (2007)

This 2007 book presents a new interpretation of the prehistory of Britain and Ireland.

The Horse, the Wheel, and Language: How Bronze-Age Riders from the Eurasian Steppes Shaped the Modern World

The Horse, the Wheel, and Language

How Bronze-Age Riders from the Eurasian Steppes Shaped the Modern World

Princeton University Press (2010)

Roughly half the world's population speaks languages derived from a shared linguistic source known...

Behavioral Ecology and the Transition to Agriculture
University of California Press (2005)

This innovative volume is the first collective effort by archaeologists and ethnographers to use...

Memory and Material Culture
Cambridge University Press (2007)

An important contribution to the development of archaeological theory and the discussion of European...

Mysteries and Discoveries of Archaeoastronomy: From Giza to Easter Island
Springer New York (2009)

This book offers the first authoritative introduction to the fascinating science of...

The Chinese Neolithic: Trajectories to Early States

The Chinese Neolithic

Trajectories to Early States

Cambridge University Press (2005)

Examination of the transformation of chiefdom societies in Neolithic China drawing on detailed...

Stone Vessels and Values in the Bronze Age Mediterranean
Cambridge University Press (2007)

In this 2007 book, Andrew Bevan considers individual stone vessel industries during the Bronze Age.