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  • Blood and Beauty

    Blood and Beauty

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781931745802

    Warfare, ritual human sacrifice, and the rubber ballgame have been the traditional categories through which scholars have examined organized violence in the artistic and material records of ancient Mesoamerica and Central America. This volume expand…

  • Blood and Beauty

    Blood and Beauty

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781931745581

    Warfare, ritual human sacrifice, and the rubber ballgame have been the traditional categories through which scholars have examined organized violence in the artistic and material records of ancient Mesoamerica and Central America. This volume expand…

  • Classic Maya Political Ecology

    Classic Maya Political Ecology

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781931745703

    Data spanning the Archaic to Early Postclassic are presented, with particular analytical focus given to the end of the Early Classic through the Late and Terminal Classic and the geopolitical tumult that defined this period. Cast in the framework of…

  • Chotuna and Chornancap

    Chotuna and Chornancap
    av Christopher B. Donnan

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781931745888

    Christopher Donnan's Chotuna and Chornancap: Excavating an Ancient Peruvian Legend, explores one of the most intriguing oral histories passed down among ancient Peruvians: the legend of Naymlap, the founder of a dynasty that ruled the Lambayeque Val…

  • Chotuna and Chornancap

    Chotuna and Chornancap
    av Christopher B. Donnan

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781931745895

    Christopher Donnan's Chotuna and Chornancap: Excavating an Ancient Peruvian Legend, explores one of the most intriguing oral histories passed down among ancient Peruvians: the legend of Naymlap, the founder of a dynasty that ruled the Lambayeque Val…

  • Vilcabamba and the Archaeology of Inca Resistance

    Vilcabamba and the Archaeology of Inca Resistance
    av Brian S. Bauer

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781938770036

    The sites of Vitcos and Espiritu Pampa are two of the most important Inca cities within the remote Vilcabamba region of Peru. The province has gained notoriety among historians, archaeologists, and other students of the Inca, since it was from here…

  • The Archaeology of Mobility

    The Archaeology of Mobility

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781931745505

    There have been edited books on the archaeology of nomadism in various regions, and there have been individual archaeological and anthropological monographs, but nothing with the kind of coverage provided in this volume. Its strength and importance…

  • Archaeology 2.0

    Archaeology 2.0

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781931745857

    Among the questions addressed are: How is the Web transforming the professional practice of archaeology? And how can we best understand the possibilities and limitations of the Web in meeting the specialized needs of professionals in this field? Con…

  • Tangatatau Rockshelter

    Tangatatau Rockshelter

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781938770104

    Tangatatau Rockshelter on Mangaia Island in the Southern Cook Islands, excavated by a multidisciplinary team in 1989-1991, produced one of the richest stratigraphic sequences of artifacts, faunal assemblages, and archaeobotanical materials in Easter…

  • Settlement, Subsistence, and Social Complexity

    Settlement, Subsistence, and Social Complexity

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781931745208

    This volume brings together the work of some of the most prominent archaeologists to document the impact of Jeffrey R. Parsons on contemporary archaeological method and theory. Parsons is a central figure in the development of settlement pattern arc…

  • Settlement, Subsistence, and Social Complexity

    Settlement, Subsistence, and Social Complexity

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781931745239

    This volume brings together the work of some of the most prominent archaeologists to document the impact of Jeffrey R. Parsons on contemporary archaeological method and theory. Parsons is a central figure in the development of settlement pattern arc…

  • The Wari Enclave of Espiritu Pampa

    The Wari Enclave of Espiritu Pampa
    av Brian S Bauer

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781938770890

    The Wari State was the first expansionistic power to develop in the Andean highlands. Emerging in the area of modern Ayacucho (Peru) around AD 650, the Wari expanded to control much of the central Andes by the time of their collapse at AD 1000. This…

  • Excavations at Cerro Azul, Peru

    Excavations at Cerro Azul, Peru
    av Joyce Marcus

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781931745550

    Recipient of the Jo Anne Stolaroff Cotsen Prize During the Late Intermediate period (AD 1100-1470), the lower Canete Valley of Peru was controlled by the walled Kingdom of Huarco. While inland sites produced irrigated crops, the seaside community of…

  • Excavations at Cerro Azul, Peru

    Excavations at Cerro Azul, Peru
    av Joyce Marcus

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781931745567

    Recipient of the Jo Anne Stolaroff Cotsen Prize During the Late Intermediate period (AD 1100-1470), the lower Canete Valley of Peru was controlled by the walled Kingdom of Huarco. While inland sites produced irrigated crops, the seaside community of…

  • Theory and Practice in Mediterranean Archaeology

    Theory and Practice in Mediterranean Archaeology

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781931745109

    Theory and Practice in Mediterranean Archaeology: Old World and New World Perspectives brings together leading scholars from the Old World and the Americas to discuss some of the most pressing issues facing archaeology today. These topics include ar…

  • Theory and Practice in Mediterranean Archaeology

    Theory and Practice in Mediterranean Archaeology

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781931745116

    Theory and Practice in Mediterranean Archaeology: Old World and New World Perspectives brings together leading scholars from the Old World and the Americas to discuss some of the most pressing issues facing archaeology today. These topics include ar…

  • Pompeian Households

    Pompeian Households
    av Penelope M. Allison

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780917956966

    Studies of Pompeian material culture have traditionally been dominated by art-historical approaches, but recently there has been a renewed and burgeoning interest in Pompeian houses for studies of Roman domestic behavior. This book is concerned with…

  • The Pacatnamu Papers, Volume 2

    The Pacatnamu Papers, Volume 2

    Häftad - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780930741570

    This volume includes the results of a five-year excavation (1983-1987) at Pacatnamu, Peru, combining archaeological excavation with physical anthropology, botany, zoology, textile analysis, ethnography, and ethnohistory. Focuses on the period of Moc…

  • The Pacatnamu Papers, Volume 2

    The Pacatnamu Papers, Volume 2

    Inbunden - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780930741563

    This volume includes the results of a five-year excavation (1983-1987) at Pacatnamu, Peru, combining archaeological excavation with physical anthropology, botany, zoology, textile analysis, ethnography, and ethnohistory. Focuses on the period of Moc…

  • Studies in memory of Gerardo Reiche-Dolmatiff Recent Advances in the Archaeology of the Northern Andes

    Studies in memory of Gerardo Reiche-Dolmatiff Recent Advances in the Archaeology of the Northern Andes
    av Augusto Oyuela-Caycedo

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780917956904

    The Northern Andes is a pivotal region for understanding many of the social, economic, political, and ideological changes that pre-Columbian cultures experienced. Each chapter in this volume presents a synthesis of an aspect of recent research in th…

  • Catalysts to Complexity

    Catalysts to Complexity

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781931745086

    When the Spanish colonized it in AD 1769, the California Coast was inhabited by speakers of no fewer than 16 distinct languages and an untold number of small, autonomous Native communities. These societies all survived by foraging, and ethnohistoric…

  • Early Scholars' Visits to Central America

    Early Scholars' Visits to Central America

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780917956959

    This volume presents translations of essays by three German scholars who were preeminent in the social and natural science study of Central America in the early part of the twentieth century. Their research areas included ethnology, archaeology, geo…

  • The Chanka

    The Chanka
    av Brian S. Bauer

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781931745598

    In AD 1438 a battle took place outside the city of Cuzco that changed the course of South American history. The Chanka, a powerful ethnic group from the Andahuaylas region, had begun an aggressive program of expansion. Conquering a host of smaller p…

  • The Chanka

    The Chanka
    av Brian S. Bauer

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781931745604

    In AD 1438 a battle took place outside the city of Cuzco that changed the course of South American history. The Chanka, a powerful ethnic group from the Andahuaylas region, had begun an aggressive program of expansion. Conquering a host of smaller p…

  • The Excavation of the Prehistoric Burial Tumulus at Lofkend, Albania

    The Excavation of the Prehistoric Burial Tumulus at Lofkend, Albania
    av Lorenc Bejko

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781938770005

    The burial tumulus of Lofkend lies in one of the richest archaeological areas of Albania (ancient"Illyria"), home to a number of burial tumuli spanning the Bronze and Iron Ages of later prehistory. Some were robbed long ago, others were reused for m…

  • The Dead Tell Tales

    The Dead Tell Tales

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781931745680

    Honoring Jane Buikstra's pioneering work in the development of bioarchaeological research, the essays in this volume stem from a symposium held at the annual meeting of the Society for American Archaeology. Multiple generations of Buikstra's former…

  • The Pacatnamu Papers, Volume 1

    The Pacatnamu Papers, Volume 1

    Häftad - 1986 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780930741112

    This volume presents the results of the first three years (1983-1985) of a five-year excavation at Pacatnamu, Peru, combining archaeological excavation with physical anthropology, botany, zoology, textile analysis, ethnography, and ethnohistory. Foc…

  • The Pacatnamu Papers, Volume 1

    The Pacatnamu Papers, Volume 1

    Inbunden - 1986 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780930741143

    This volume presents the results of the first three years (1983-1985) of a five-year excavation at Pacatnamu, Peru, combining archaeological excavation with physical anthropology, botany, zoology, textile analysis, ethnography, and ethnohistory. Foc…

  • Inca Rituals and Sacred Mountains

    Inca Rituals and Sacred Mountains
    av Maria Constanza Ceruti

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781931745765

    The Incas carried out some of the most dramatic ceremonies known to us from ancient times. Groups of people walked hundreds of miles across arid and mountainous terrain to perform them on mountains over 6,096 m (20,000 feet) high. The most important…

  • Inca Rituals and Sacred Mountains

    Inca Rituals and Sacred Mountains
    av Maria Constanza Ceruti

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781931745772

    The Incas carried out some of the most dramatic ceremonies known to us from ancient times. Groups of people walked hundreds of miles across arid and mountainous terrain to perform them on mountains over 6,096 m (20,000 feet) high. The most important…

  • Rural Archaeology in Early Urban Northern Mesopotamia

    Rural Archaeology in Early Urban Northern Mesopotamia

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781938770043

    This book presents the results of the extensive excavation of a small, rural village from the period of emerging cities in upper Mesopotamia (modern northeast Syria) in the early to middle third millennium BC. Prior studies of early Near Eastern urb…

  • Exploring Methods of Faunal Analysis

    Exploring Methods of Faunal Analysis

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781931745871

    Contributors to this volume demonstrate how faunal remains can be used to elucidate subsistence, settlement, technological systems, economic exchange, social organization, adaptation to variability in resource distribution and abundance, and the imp…

  • The History of the Peoples of the Eastern Desert

    The History of the Peoples of the Eastern Desert

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781931745963

    The last quarter century has seen extensive research on the ports of the Red Sea coast of Egypt, the road systems connecting them to the Nile, and the mines and quarries in the region. Missing has been a systematic study of the peoples of the Easter…

  • Pathways to Prismatic Blades

    Pathways to Prismatic Blades

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780917956997

    This volume explores the social and economic processes involved in the manufacture of obsidian prismatic blades, one of the sharpest cutting instruments ever produced in the prehistoric world. Focusing on ancient Mesoamerica, contributors examine th…

  • Foundations of Chumash Complexity

    Foundations of Chumash Complexity

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781931745574

    This volume highlights the latest research on the foundations of sociopolitical complexity in coastal California. The populous maritime societies of southern California, particularly the groups known collectively as the Chumash, have gone largely un…

  • Agricultural Strategies

    Agricultural Strategies

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781931745246

    This volume brings together a diverse set of new studies--archaeological, ethnohistoric, and ethnographic--that focus on agricultural intensification and hydraulic systems around the world. Fifteen chapters--written by many of the world's leading ex…

  • Agricultural Strategies

    Agricultural Strategies

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781931745222

    This volume brings together a diverse set of new studies--archaeological, ethnohistoric, and ethnographic--that focus on agricultural intensification and hydraulic systems around the world. Fifteen chapters--written by many of the world's leading ex…

  • Life at Home in the Twenty-First Century

    Life at Home in the Twenty-First Century
    av Jeanne E. Arnold

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781938770128

    Winner of the 2014 John Collier Jr. Award Winner of the Jo Anne Stolaroff Cotsen Prize Life at Home in the Twenty-First Century cross-cuts the ranks of important books on social history, consumerism, contemporary culture, the meaning of material cul…

  • The Archaeology of Solvieux

    The Archaeology of Solvieux
    av James Sackett

    Inbunden - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780917956911

    Few open-air sites of this age have the same extent, complexity and diversity of deposits, as was found at the site of Solvieux in southwest France. The history of the project, methodologies, results and analysis of finds are complemented by a large…

  • An Investigation into Early Desert Pastoralism

    An Investigation into Early Desert Pastoralism
    av Steven A. Rosen

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781931745840

    Case study of excavations at an early (ca. 2800 B.C.) pastoral site in the Negev, providing detailed analyses and a synthetic overview of a seasonal encampment from this early period in the evolution of desert pastoral societies. The first detailed…

  • An Investigation into Early Desert Pastoralism

    An Investigation into Early Desert Pastoralism
    av Steven A. Rosen

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781931745833

    Case study of excavations at an early (ca. 2800 B.C.) pastoral site in the Negev, providing detailed analyses and a synthetic overview of a seasonal encampment from this early period in the evolution of desert pastoral societies. The first detailed…

  • The Early Iron Age Cemetery at Torone

    The Early Iron Age Cemetery at Torone
    av John K. Papadopoulos

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781931745161

    Recipient of the Jo Anne Stolaroff Cotsen Prize This volume publishes the excavation and analysis of the Early Iron Age cemetery at Torone in Chalkidike, in the north Aegean, Greece. Spanning the period between the twelfth or eleventh century down t…

  • Information and Its Role in Hunter-Gatherer Bands

    Information and Its Role in Hunter-Gatherer Bands

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781931745642

    Information and its Role in Hunter-Gatherer Bands explores the question of how information, broadly conceived, is acquired, stored, circulated, and utilized in small-scale hunter-gatherer societies, or bands. Given the nature of this question, the v…

  • Information and Its Role in Hunter-Gatherer Bands

    Information and Its Role in Hunter-Gatherer Bands

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781931745635

    Information and its Role in Hunter-Gatherer Bands explores the question of how information, broadly conceived, is acquired, stored, circulated, and utilized in small-scale hunter-gatherer societies, or bands. Given the nature of this question, the v…

  • Advances in Titicaca Basin Archaeology-1

    Advances in Titicaca Basin Archaeology-1

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781931745154

    Advances in Titicaca Basin Archaeology-I is the first in a series of edited volumes that reports on recent research in the south central Andes. Volume I contains 18 chapters that cover the entire range of human settlement in the region, from the Ear…

  • Advances in Titicaca Basin Archaeology-1

    Advances in Titicaca Basin Archaeology-1

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781931745192

    Advances in Titicaca Basin Archaeology-I is the first in a series of edited volumes that reports on recent research in the south central Andes. Volume I contains 18 chapters that cover the entire range of human settlement in the region, from the Ear…

  • Moche Fineline Painting From San Jose De Moro

    Moche Fineline Painting From San Jose De Moro
    av Christopher B. Donnan

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781931745390

    Moche civilization flourished on the north coast of Peru from AD 200 to 800. Although the Moche had no writing system, they left a vivid artistic record of their beliefs and activities on intricately painted ceramic vessels, several thousand of whic…

  • Moche Fineline Painting From San Jose De Moro

    Moche Fineline Painting From San Jose De Moro
    av Christopher B. Donnan

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781931745383

    Moche civilization flourished on the north coast of Peru from AD 200 to 800. Although the Moche had no writing system, they left a vivid artistic record of their beliefs and activities on intricately painted ceramic vessels, several thousand of whic…

  • Practical Archaeology

    Practical Archaeology

    Häftad - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780917956805

    Useful and instructive papers advocating the value of practical considerations in the field, addressing common problems from the real world of archaeology and proposing real solutions that have proven successful through trial and error. Includes pap…

  • The Sydney Cyprus Survey Project

    The Sydney Cyprus Survey Project
    av Michael Given

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781931745048

    The Sydney Cyprus Survey Project (SCSP) devoted five seasons of fieldwork (1992-1997) to an intensive archaeological survey in the north-central foothills of the Troodos Mountains on the eastern Mediterranean island of Cyprus. The survey covered 65…

  • Chinese Society in the Age of Confucius (1000-250 BC)

    Chinese Society in the Age of Confucius (1000-250 BC)
    av Lothar von Falkenhausen

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781931745314

    Winner of the 2009 Society for American Archaeology Book Award Chinese Society in the Age of Confucius is based on the most up-to-date archaeological discoveries. It introduces new data, as well as new ways to think about them - modes of analysis th…

  • Chinese Society in the Age of Confucius (1000-250 BC)

    Chinese Society in the Age of Confucius (1000-250 BC)
    av Lothar von Falkenhausen

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781931745307

    Winner of the 2009 Society for American Archaeology Book Award Chinese Society in the Age of Confucius is based on the most up-to-date archaeological discoveries. It introduces new data, as well as new ways to think about them - modes of analysis th…

  • Archaeology in the Borderlands

    Archaeology in the Borderlands

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781931745017

    Set on a broad isthmus between the Black and Caspian Seas, Caucasia has traditionally been portrayed as either a well-trod highway linking southwest Asia and the Eurasian Steppe or an isolated periphery of the political and cultural centers of the a…

  • Settlement and Subsistence in Early Formative Soconusco

    Settlement and Subsistence in Early Formative Soconusco

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781931745789

    The Soconusco region, a narrow strip of the Pacific coast of Mexico and Guatemala, is the location of some of the earliest pottery-using villages of ancient Mesoamerica. Mobile early inhabitants of the area harvested marsh clams in the estuaries, le…

  • Settlement and Subsistence in Early Formative Soconusco

    Settlement and Subsistence in Early Formative Soconusco

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781931745796

    The Soconusco region, a narrow strip of the Pacific coast of Mexico and Guatemala, is the location of some of the earliest pottery-using villages of ancient Mesoamerica. Mobile early inhabitants of the area harvested marsh clams in the estuaries, le…

  • Rock Art at Little Lake

    Rock Art at Little Lake
    av edited by Jo Anne Van Tilburg and Gordon Hull

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781931745925

    Recipient of the Jo Anne Stolaroff Cotsen Prize The product of ten years of fieldwork at Little Lake Ranch in the Rose Valley, the southern gateway to the Owens Valley, this book presents the results of intensive rock art analyses carried out by the…

  • Rock Art at Little Lake

    Rock Art at Little Lake
    av edited by Jo Anne Van Tilburg and Gordon Hull

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781931745932

    Recipient of the Jo Anne Stolaroff Cotsen Prize The product of ten years of fieldwork at Little Lake Ranch in the Rose Valley, the southern gateway to the Owens Valley, this book presents the results of intensive rock art analyses carried out by the…

  • Andean Civilization

    Andean Civilization

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781931745543

    This volume brings together exciting new field data by more than two dozen Andean scholars who came together to honor their friend, colleague, and mentor. These new studies cover the enormous temporal span of Moseley's own work from the Preceramic e…

  • Andean Civilization

    Andean Civilization

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781931745536

    This volume brings together exciting new field data by more than two dozen Andean scholars who came together to honor their friend, colleague, and mentor. These new studies cover the enormous temporal span of Moseley's own work from the Preceramic e…

  • The Archaeology and Historical Ecology of Late Holocene San Miguel Island

    The Archaeology and Historical Ecology of Late Holocene San Miguel Island
    av Torben C. Rick

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781931745376

    California's northern Channel Islands have one of the longest and best-preserved archaeological records in the Americas, spanning some 13,000 calendar years. When European explorers first travelled to the area, these islands were inhabited by the Ch…

  • The Archaeology and Historical Ecology of Late Holocene San Miguel Island

    The Archaeology and Historical Ecology of Late Holocene San Miguel Island
    av Torben C. Rick

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781931745369

    California's northern Channel Islands have one of the longest and best-preserved archaeological records in the Americas, spanning some 13,000 calendar years. When European explorers first travelled to the area, these islands were inhabited by the Ch…

  • Landscape History of Hadramawt

    Landscape History of Hadramawt

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781950446124

    The rugged highlands of southern Yemen are one of the less archaeologically explored regions of the Near East. This final report of survey and excavations by the Roots of Agriculture in Southern Arabia (RASA) Project addresses the development of foo…

  • Unmasking Ideology in Imperial and Colonial Archaeology

    Unmasking Ideology in Imperial and Colonial Archaeology

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781938770135

    This volume addresses the entanglement between archaeology, imperialism, colonialism, capitalism, and war. Popular sentiment in the West has tended to embrace the adventure rather than ponder the legacy of archaeological explorers; allegations by im…

  • The South American Camelids

    The South American Camelids
    av Duccio Bonavia

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781931745406

    One of the most significant differences between the New World's major areas of high culture is that Mesoamerica had no beasts of burden and wool, while the Andes had both. Four members of the camelid family--wild guanacos and vicunas, and domestic l…

  • The South American Camelids

    The South American Camelids
    av Duccio Bonavia

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781931745413

    One of the most significant differences between the New World's major areas of high culture is that Mesoamerica had no beasts of burden and wool, while the Andes had both. Four members of the camelid family--wild guanacos and vicunas, and domestic l…

  • A Bronze Age Landscape in the Russian Steppes

    A Bronze Age Landscape in the Russian Steppes

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781938770050

    The first English-language monograph that describes seasonal and permanent Late Bronze Age settlements in the Russian steppes, this is the final report of the Samara Valley Project, a US-Russian archaeological investigation conducted between 1995 an…

  • Hawaiian Adze Production and Distribution

    Hawaiian Adze Production and Distribution
    av Barbara Lass

    Häftad - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780917956812

    Using a study of stone adzes of the precontact period on the island of Hawai'i, Lass examines the role of a material resource in the development of cultural complexity. Archaeological evidence is used to analyze the hypotheses that embrace the adapt…

  • Rethinking Mycenaean Palaces II

    Rethinking Mycenaean Palaces II

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781931745437

    This revised and expanded edition of the classic 1999 edited book includes all the chapters from the original volume plus a new, updated, introduction and several new chapters. The current book is an up-to-date review of research into Mycenaean pala…

  • Art

    Art
    av David A. Scott

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781938770081

    This book presents a detailed account of authenticity in the visual arts from the Paleolithic to the postmodern. The restoration of works of art can alter the perception of authenticity and may result in the creation of fakes and forgeries. These in…

  • Moche Tombs at Dos Cabezas

    Moche Tombs at Dos Cabezas
    av Christopher B. Donnan

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781931745529

    Moche civilization flourished on the north coast of Peru between approximately AD 100 and 800. Although the Moche had no writing system, they left a vivid artistic record of their beliefs and activities in beautifully modeled and painted ceramic ves…

  • Moche Tombs at Dos Cabezas

    Moche Tombs at Dos Cabezas
    av Christopher B. Donnan

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781931745512

    Moche civilization flourished on the north coast of Peru between approximately AD 100 and 800. Although the Moche had no writing system, they left a vivid artistic record of their beliefs and activities in beautifully modeled and painted ceramic ves…