Archaeology: Archaeology by Period or Region

  • The Umayyad World book cover

    The Umayyad World

    Edited by Andrew Marsham

    The Umayyad World captures the new wave of scholarship on the formative era of Islam and helps shape fresh avenues of inquiry. The volume integrates early Islamic history into wider global history, through the growing recognition that the first century or so of Islam (c. 610–c. 750 CE) belongs in…

    Hardback – 2019-01-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Worlds

  • Damascus: A History book cover

    Damascus

    A History, 2nd Edition

    By Ross Burns

    Damascus, first published in 2005, was the first account in English of the history of the city, bringing out the crucial role it has played at many points in the region's past. It traces the story of this colourful, significant and complex city through its physical development, from the its…

    Paperback – 2019-01-01 
    Routledge
    Cities of the Ancient World

  • An Archaeology of the Contemporary Era: The Age of Destruction book cover

    An Archaeology of the Contemporary Era

    The Age of Destruction

    By Alfredo Gonzalez-Ruibal

    An Archaeology of the Contemporary Era approaches the contemporary era, between the late nineteenth and twenty-first centuries, as an archaeological age defined by specific material processes. It reflects on the theory and practice of the archaeology of the contemporary past from epistemological,…

    Paperback – 2019-01-01 
    Routledge

  • Ancient Iran book cover

    Ancient Iran

    By Roger Matthews, Hassan Fazeli

    In studying the human past, the country of Iran (ancient Persia) has strong claim to host some of the most significant developments anywhere on the planet. After the last Ice Age, from 11,000 BC onwards, human communities across Iran began to settle down in villages and domesticate the wild animals…

    Paperback – 2018-12-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge World Archaeology

  • Bronze Age Britain: Communities and Connections book cover

    Bronze Age Britain

    Communities and Connections

    By Benjamin Roberts, Neil Wilkin

    Paperback – 2018-12-01 
    Routledge

  • Religion, Ethnicity, and Xenophobia in the Bible: A Theoretical, Exegetical and Theological Survey book cover

    Religion, Ethnicity, and Xenophobia in the Bible

    A Theoretical, Exegetical and Theological Survey

    By Brian Rainey

    Religion, Ethnicity and Xenophobia in the Bible looks at some of the Bible’s most hostile and violent anti-foreigner texts and raises critical questions about how students of the Bible and ancient Near East should grapple with "ethnicity" and "foreignness" conceptually, hermeneutically and…

    Hardback – 2018-12-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Biblical World

  • The Cycladic and Aegean Islands in Prehistory book cover

    The Cycladic and Aegean Islands in Prehistory

    By Ina Berg

    This textbook offers an up-to-date academic synthesis of the Aegean islands from the earliest Palaeolithic period through to the demise of the Mycenaean civilization in the Late Bronze III period. The book integrates new findings and theoretical approaches whilst, at the same time, allowing readers…

    Paperback – 2018-11-30 
    Routledge

  • The Syriac World book cover

    The Syriac World

    Edited by Daniel King

    This volume surveys the "Syriac world", the culture that grew up among the Syriac-speaking communities from the 2nd century CE and which continues to exist and flourish today, both in its original homeland of Syria and Mesopotamia, and in the worldwide diaspora of Syriac-speaking communities. The…

    Hardback – 2018-11-29 
    Routledge
    Routledge Worlds

  • Liangzhu Culture: Society, Belief and Art in Neolithic China book cover

    Liangzhu Culture

    Society, Belief and Art in Neolithic China

    Edited by Bin Liu, Qin Ling

    The Liangzhu culture (5,300-4,300 cal B.P.) represented the peak of prehistoric cultural and social development in the Yangtze Delta. With a wide sphere of influence centred near present day Hangzhou city, the Liangzhu Site Complex is considered one of the earliest urban centres in prehistoric…

    Hardback – 2018-11-29 
    Routledge

  • Time and History in Prehistory book cover

    Time and History in Prehistory

    Edited by Stella Souvatzi, Adnan Baysal, Emma L. Baysal

    Time and History in Prehistory explores the many processes through which time and history are conceptualised and constructed, challenging the perception of prehistoric societies as a-historical. Drawing equally on contemporary theory and illustrative case-studies and firmly rooted in material…

    Paperback – 2018-11-15 
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Handbook of Classics and Cognitive Theory book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Classics and Cognitive Theory

    Edited by Peter Meineck, William Michael Short, Jennifer Devereaux

    The Routledge Handbook of Classics and Cognitive Theory is an interdisciplinary volume that examines the application of cognitive theory to the study of the classical world, across several interrelated areas including linguistics, literary theory, social practices, performance, artificial…

    Hardback – 2018-11-09 
    Routledge

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