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  • Faxton

    Excavations in a Deserted Northamptonshire Village 1966–68, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lawrence Butler, Christopher Gerrard

    The village of Faxton in Northamptonshire was only finally deserted in the second half of the 20th century. Shortly afterwards, between 1966 and 1968, its medieval crofts were investigated under the direction of archaeologist Lawrence Butler. At the time this was one of the most ambitious…

    Paperback – 2020-08-01 
    Routledge
    The Society for Medieval Archaeology Monographs

  • Eckweek, Peasedown St John, Somerset

    Survey and Excavations at a Shrunken Medieval Hamlet 1988–90, 1st Edition

    By Andrew Young

    Edited by The Society for Medieval Archaeology

    This volume presents the results of archaeological survey and excavation at Eckweek, Somerset, which yielded one of the most important medieval rural settlement sequences yet excavated from south-west England. At the centre of the narrative is a succession of well-preserved buildings spanning the…

    Paperback – 2020-05-07 
    Routledge
    The Society for Medieval Archaeology Monographs

  • Negotiating the North

    Meeting-Places in the Middle Ages in the North Sea Zone, 1st Edition

    By Sarah Semple, Alexandra Sanmark, Frode Iversen, Natascha Mehler

    This book brings together the cumulative results of a three-year project focused on the assemblies and administrative systems of Scandinavia, Britain and the North Atlantic islands in the 1st and 2nd millennia ad. In this volume we integrate a wide range of historical, cartographic, archaeological,…

    Hardback – 2020-05-01 
    Routledge
    The Society for Medieval Archaeology Monographs

  • Reading Between the Lines

    The Neolithic Cursus Monuments of Scotland, 1st Edition

    By Kenneth Brophy

    Reading Between the Lines: The Neolithic Cursus Monuments of Scotland is the first systematic analysis of Scotland’s cursus monuments and is written by one of the foremost scholars of the Neolithic in Scotland. Drawing on fifteen years of experience of cropmark interpretation, as well as his…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Carlisle

    A Frontier and Border City, 1st Edition

    By Mike McCarthy

    Carlisle charts the city's emergence as an urban centre under the Romans and traces its vicissitudes over subsequent centuries until the high Middle Ages. Arguably, the most important theme that differentiates its development from many other towns is its position as a 'border' city. The…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Peterborough and the Soke

    Art, Architecture and Archaeology, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ron Baxter, Jackie Hall, Claudia Marx

    The British Archaeological Association Conference held at Peterborough in 2015 provided a welcome opportunity for a new analysis of the cathedral’s architecture, sculpture and artistic production, and a reassessment of the relationship between the former abbey, the city and its institutions, and…

    Paperback – 2019-07-16
    Routledge
    The British Archaeological Association Conference Transactions

  • The Origins of Open Field Agriculture

    1st Edition

    Edited by Trevor Rowley

    Originally published in 1981, The Origins of Open Field Agriculture looks at the problems connected with open field agriculture – the origins of strip cultivation, the three-field system, the adaptation of ‘Celtic’ fields, and the development of ploughing techniques. The book looks at the…

    Hardback – 2019-07-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: The Medieval World

  • Formative Britain

    An Archaeology of Britain, Fifth to Eleventh Century AD, 1st Edition

    By Martin Carver

    Formative Britain presents an account of the peoples occupying the island of Britain between 400 and 1100 AD, whose ideas continue to set the political agenda today. Forty years of new archaeological research has laid bare a hive of diverse and disputatious communities of Picts, Scots, Welsh,…

    Paperback – 2019-02-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Archaeology of Northern Europe

  • Viking Silver, Hoards and Containers

    The Archaeological and Historical Context of Viking-Age Silver Coin Deposits in the Baltic c. 800–1050, 1st Edition

    By Jacek Gruszczyński

    It is widely accepted that the Viking Age (c. 800–1050) stimulated the development of long-distance, regional and local trade and exchange networks. The clearest archaeological evidence for these contacts is mainly in the form of silver artefacts predominantly found in hoards in Northern and…

    Hardback – 2019-01-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Archaeologies of the Viking World

  • Power, Identity and Miracles on a Medieval Frontier

    1st Edition

    Edited by Catherine A.M. Clarke

    A thriving port, a frontier base for the lords of Gower and a multi-cultural urban community, the south Wales town of Swansea was an important centre in the Middle Ages, at a nexus of multiple identities, cultural practices and configurations of power. As the principal town of the Marcher lordship…

    Paperback – 2019-01-08
    Routledge

  • Material Cultures of Slavery and Abolition in the British Caribbean

    1st Edition

    Edited by Christer Petley, Stephan Lenik

    Material things mattered immensely to those who engaged in daily struggles over the character and future of slavery and to those who subsequently contested the meanings of freedom in the post-emancipation Caribbean. Throughout the history of slavery, objects and places were significant to different…

    Paperback – 2019-01-08
    Routledge

  • The Archaeology of Roman Britain

    Biography and Identity, 1st Edition

    By Adam Rogers

    Within the colonial history of the British Empire there are difficulties in reconstructing the lives of people that came from very different traditions of experience. The Archaeology of Roman Britain argues that a similar critical approach to the lives of people in Roman Britain needs to be…

    Paperback – 2018-09-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Archaeology

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