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  • Economies of Destruction

    Why Bronze Age People Gave Up Valuables, 1st Edition

    By David Fontijn

    Why do people destroy objects and materials that are important to them? This book aims to make sense of this fascinating, yet puzzling social practice by focusing on a period in history in which such destructive behavior reached unseen heights and complexity: the Bronze Age and Early Iron Age in…

    Paperback – 2019-08-01 
    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 – 2019-06-01 
    Routledge
    The British Archaeological Association Conference Transactions

  • Relational Archaeologies and Cosmologies in the North

    Northern Exposures, 1st Edition

    By Vesa-Pekka Herva, Antti Lahelma

    In its analysis of the archaeologies and histories of the northern fringe of Europe, this book provides a focus on animistic-shamanistic cosmologies and the associated human-environment relations from the Neolithic to modern times. The North has fascinated Europeans throughout history, as an…

    Paperback – 2019-03-31 
    Routledge

  • Archaeology of The Teufelsberg

    Exploring Western Electronic Intelligence Gathering in Cold War Berlin, 1st Edition

    By Wayne Cocroft, John Schofield

    For over fifty years, the white radomes of the Teufelsberg have been one of Berlin’s most prominent landmarks. For half of this time the city lay over 100 miles behind an 'Iron Curtain' that divided East from West, and was surrounded by communist East Germany and the densest concentration of Warsaw…

    Hardback – 2019-03-26 
    Routledge
    Routledge Archaeologies of the Contemporary World

  • The Cycladic and Aegean Islands in Prehistory

    1st Edition

    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 – 2019-02-15
    Routledge

  • 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

  • The Culture of Ships and Maritime Narratives

    1st Edition

    Edited by Chryssanthi Papadopoulou

    The ship transcends the descriptive categories of place, vehicle and artefact; it is a cosmos, which requires its own cosmology. This is the subject matter of this volume, which falls within the broader, flourishing sub-field of maritime anthropology. Specifically, the volume first investigates the…

    Hardback – 2019-01-17
    Routledge
    British School at Athens - Modern Greek and Byzantine Studies

  • Travellers in Time

    Imagining Movement in the Ancient Aegean World, 1st Edition

    By Saro Wallace

    Travellers in Time re-evaluates the extent to which the earliest Mediterranean civilizations were affected by population movement. It critiques both traditional culture-history-grounded notions of movement in the region as straightforwardly transformative, and the processual, systemic models that…

    Hardback – 2018-03-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Archaeology

  • Historical Archaeologies of Transhumance across Europe

    1st Edition

    Edited by Eugene Costello, Eva Svensson

    Transhumance is a form of pastoralism that has been practised around the world since animals were first domesticated. Such seasonal movements have formed an important aspect of many European farming systems for several thousand years, although they have declined markedly since the nineteenth…

    Hardback – 2018-03-13
    Routledge
    Themes in Contemporary Archaeology

  • Iconoclasm and Later Prehistory

    1st Edition

    By Henry Chapman

    Iconoclasm, or the destruction of images and other symbols, is a subject that has significant resonance today. Traditionally focusing on examples such as those from late Antiquity, Byzantium, the Protestant Reformation and the French Revolution, iconoclasm implies intentioned attacks that reflect…

    Hardback – 2018-02-16
    Routledge

  • Rock Art and the Wild Mind

    Visual Imagery in Mesolithic Northern Europe, 1st Edition

    By Ingrid Fuglestvedt

      Rock Art and the Wild Mind presents a study of Mesolithic rock art on the Scandinavian peninsula, including the large rock art sites in Alta, Nämforsen and Vingen. Hunters’ rock art of this area, despite local styles, bears a strong commonality in what it depicts, most often terrestrial big game…

    Hardback – 2017-12-22
    Routledge

  • Imperial Spheres and the Adriatic

    Byzantium, the Carolingians and the Treaty of Aachen (812), 1st Edition

    Edited by Mladen Ančić, Jonathan Shepard, Trpimir Vedriš

    Although often mentioned in textbooks about the Carolingian and Byzantine empires, the Treaty of Aachen has not received much close attention. This volume attempts not just to fill the gap, but to view the episode through both micro- and macro-lenses. Introductory chapters review the state of…

    Hardback – 2017-09-25
    Routledge

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