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Archaeology Research Now Available In Paperback

We're delighted to present a selection of ground-breaking archaeology research new in paperback. Not only are these texts now available at a reduced cost, but you can save a further 20% with discount code PBD20

Highlights

  • The Postcolonial Museum

    The Arts of Memory and the Pressures of History

    By Iain Chambers, Alessandra De Angelis, Celeste Ianniciello, Mariangela Orabona

    This book examines how we can conceive of a ’postcolonial museum’ in the contemporary epoch of mass migrations, the internet and digital technologies. The authors consider the museum space, practices and institutions in the light of repressed histories, sounds, voices, images, memories, bodies,…

    Paperback – 2017-12-19 
    Routledge

  • Egypt, Old and New (RLE Egypt)

    A popular account. With many engravings, nearly 50 coloured plates and a map

    By Percy Falcke Martin

    A work of history, culture, politics, economics, packed with period photographs and period insights.…

    Paperback – 2017-05-31
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Egypt

  • Cult, Ritual, Divinity and Belief in the Roman World

    By Duncan Fishwick

    The papers assembled in this selection of studies range in subject matter from early Judaic magic to an inscribed monument of the Neo-Classical period. The principal emphasis of the collection is nevertheless on religious developments under the High Roman Empire: problems arising from the…

    Paperback – 2017-05-31
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Dynasty and Piety

    Archduke Albert (1598-1621) and Habsburg Political Culture in an Age of Religious Wars

    By Luc Duerloo

    The youngest son of Emperor Maximilian II, and nephew of Philip II of Spain, Archduke Albert (1559-1621) was originally destined for the church. However, dynastic imperatives decided otherwise and in 1598, upon his marriage to Philip's daughter, the Infanta Isabella Clara Eugenia, he found himself…

    Paperback – 2017-05-24
    Routledge

  • Lutheran Churches in Early Modern Europe

    Edited by Andrew Spicer

    Until recently the impact of the Lutheran Reformation has been largely regarded in political and socio-economic terms, yet for most people it was not the abstract theological debates that had the greatest impact upon their lives, but what they saw in their parish churches every Sunday. This…

    Paperback – 2017-05-24
    Routledge

  • Archaeology in the Making

    Conversations through a Discipline

    Edited by William L Rathje, Michael Shanks, Christopher Witmore

    Archaeology in the Making is a collection of bold statements about archaeology, its history, how it works, and why it is more important than ever. This book comprises conversations about archaeology among some of its notable contemporary figures. They delve deeply into the questions that have come…

    Paperback – 2017-05-24
    Routledge

  • Approaches to Byzantine Architecture and its Decoration

    Studies in Honor of Slobodan Curcic

    By Mark J. Johnson, Amy Papalexandrou

    Edited by Robert Ousterhout

    The fourteen essays in this collection demonstrate a wide variety of approaches to the study of Byzantine architecture and its decoration, a reflection of both newer trends and traditional scholarship in the field. The variety is also a reflection of Professor Curcic’s wide interests, which he…

    Paperback – 2017-05-22
    Routledge

  • Byzantine Chronicles and the Sixth Century

    By Roger Scott

    Byzantine chronicles have traditionally been regarded as a somewhat inferior form of Byzantine history writing, especially in comparison with 'classicizing' historians. The aim of many of these papers is both to rescue the reputation of the Byzantine chroniclers, especially Malalas and Theophanes,…

    Paperback – 2017-05-22
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • The Art, Science, and Technology of Medieval Travel

    Edited by Robert Bork, Andrea Kann

    This sixth volume in the AVISTA series considers "The Art, Science, and Technology of Medieval Travel". In recent years, scholarship has increasingly emphasized the importance of travel and intercultural exchange in the Middle Ages. The notable medieval phenomena of pilgrimage and crusade obviously…

    Paperback – 2017-03-06
    Routledge
    AVISTA Studies in the History of Medieval Technology, Science and Art