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  • The First Farmers of Europe

    The First Farmers of Europe
    av Stephen Shennan

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108435215

    Knowledge of the origin and spread of farming has been revolutionised in recent years by the application of new scientific techniques, especially the analysis of ancient DNA from human genomes. In this book, Stephen Shennan presents the latest resea…

  • The First Farmers of Europe

    The First Farmers of Europe
    av Stephen Shennan

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108422925

    Knowledge of the origin and spread of farming has been revolutionised in recent years by the application of new scientific techniques, especially the analysis of ancient DNA from human genomes. In this book, Stephen Shennan presents the latest resea…

  • The Archaeology of China

    The Archaeology of China
    av Li Liu

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521644327

    This book explores the roles of agricultural development and advancing social complexity in the processes of state formation in China. Over a period of about 10,000 years, it follows evolutionary trajectories of society from the last Palaeolithic hu…

  • The Archaeology of China

    The Archaeology of China
    av Li Liu

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521643108

    This book explores the roles of agricultural development and advancing social complexity in the processes of state formation in China. Over a period of about 10,000 years, it follows evolutionary trajectories of society from the last Palaeolithic hu…

  • The Archaeology of Seafaring in Ancient South Asia

    The Archaeology of Seafaring in Ancient South Asia
    av Himanshu Prabha Ray

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521804554

    Prior to European expansion, communities of the Indian subcontinent had a strong maritime orientation. In this new archaeological study, Himanshu Prabha Ray explores seafaring activity, religious travel and political economy in this ancient period.…

  • The Archaeology of Seafaring in Ancient South Asia

    The Archaeology of Seafaring in Ancient South Asia
    av Himanshu Prabha Ray

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521011099

    Prior to European expansion, communities of the Indian subcontinent had a strong maritime orientation. In this new archaeological study, Himanshu Prabha Ray explores seafaring activity, religious travel and political economy in this ancient period.…

  • The Archaeology of South Asia

    The Archaeology of South Asia
    av Robin Coningham

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521846974

    This book offers a critical synthesis of the archaeology of South Asia from the Neolithic period (c.6500 BCE), when domestication began, to the spread of Buddhism accompanying the Mauryan Emperor Asoka's reign (third century BCE). The authors examin…

  • The Making of Bronze Age Eurasia

    The Making of Bronze Age Eurasia
    av Philip L. Kohl

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521847803

    This book provides an overview of Bronze Age societies of Western Eurasia through an investigation of the archaeological record. The Making of Bronze Age Eurasia outlines the long-term processes and patterns of interaction that link these groups tog…

  • The Making of Bronze Age Eurasia

    The Making of Bronze Age Eurasia
    av Philip L. Kohl

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521130158

    This book provides an overview of Bronze Age societies of Western Eurasia through an investigation of the archaeological record. The Making of Bronze Age Eurasia outlines the long-term processes and patterns of interaction that link these groups tog…

  • The Archaeology of Syria

    The Archaeology of Syria
    av Peter M. M. G. Akkermans

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521792301

    This was the first book to present a comprehensive review of the archaeology of Syria from the end of the Paleolithic period to 300 BC. Syria has become a prime focus of field archaeology in the Middle East in the past thirty years, and Peter Akkerm…

  • The Archaeology of Syria

    The Archaeology of Syria
    av Peter M. M. G. Akkermans

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521796668

    A review of the archaeology of Syria from the Paleolithic period to 300 BC.

  • Ancient South America

    Ancient South America
    av Bruhns Karen Olsen Bruhns

    Inbunden - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521259200

    Ancient South America is an accessible, illustrated account of ten millennia of cultural development and diversity upon this great continent.

  • Olmec Archaeology and Early Mesoamerica

    Olmec Archaeology and Early Mesoamerica
    av Christopher Pool

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521788823

    The foundations for the Maya and other civilizations of ancient Mesoamerica were laid down over 2400 years ago during the early and middle phases of the Formative period. The most elaborate of these formative Mesoamerican societies are represented b…

  • Olmec Archaeology and Early Mesoamerica

    Olmec Archaeology and Early Mesoamerica
    av Christopher Pool

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521783125

    The foundations for the Maya and other civilizations of ancient Mesoamerica were laid down over 2400 years ago during the early and middle phases of the Formative period. The most elaborate of these formative Mesoamerican societies are represented b…

  • The Palaeolithic Settlement of Asia

    The Palaeolithic Settlement of Asia
    av Robin Dennell

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521848664

    This book provides the first analysis and synthesis of the evidence of the earliest inhabitants of Asia before the appearance of modern humans 100,000 years ago. Asia has received far less attention than Africa and Europe in the search for human ori…

  • The Palaeolithic Settlement of Asia

    The Palaeolithic Settlement of Asia
    av Robin Dennell

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521613101

    This book provides the first analysis and synthesis of the evidence of the earliest inhabitants of Asia before the appearance of modern humans 100,000 years ago. Asia has received far less attention than Africa and Europe in the search for human ori…

  • The Archaeology of Cyprus

    The Archaeology of Cyprus
    av A. Bernard Knapp

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521897822

    Situated between the worlds of the Near East, Europe and Africa, the archaeology and culture of Cyprus are central to an understanding of the ancient Mediterranean world. This book treats the archaeology of Cyprus from the first-known human presence…

  • The Archaeology of Cyprus

    The Archaeology of Cyprus
    av A. Bernard Knapp

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521723473

    Situated between the worlds of the Near East, Europe and Africa, the archaeology and culture of Cyprus are central to an understanding of the ancient Mediterranean world. This book treats the archaeology of Cyprus from the first-known human presence…

  • The Archaeology of Australia's Deserts

    The Archaeology of Australia's Deserts
    av Mike Smith

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521407458

    This is the first book-length study of the archaeology of Australia's deserts, one of the world's major habitats and the largest block of drylands in the southern hemisphere. Over the last few decades, a wealth of new environmental and archaeologica…

  • The Archaeology of Southern Africa

    The Archaeology of Southern Africa
    av Peter Mitchell

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521633079

    Some of the earliest human populations lived in Southern Africa, and evidence from sites there has inspired key debates on human origins and on the emergence of modern humans. The sub-continent has one of the world's richest heritages of rock art, a…

  • The Archaeology of Southern Africa

    The Archaeology of Southern Africa
    av Peter Mitchell

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521633895

    Some of the earliest human populations lived in Southern Africa, and evidence from sites there has inspired key debates on human origins and on the emergence of modern humans. The sub-continent has one of the world’s richest heritages of rock…

  • The Aegean Bronze Age

    The Aegean Bronze Age
    av Oliver Dickinson

    Häftad - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521456647

    Oliver Dickinson has written a scholarly, accessible, and up-to-date introduction to the prehistoric civilizations of Greece. The Aegean Bronze Age, the long period from roughly 3000 to 1000 BC, saw the rise and fall of the Minoan and Mycenaean civi…

  • The Archaeology of Ancient Greece

    The Archaeology of Ancient Greece
    av James Whitley

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521622059

    The Archaeology of Ancient Greece provides a synthesis of research on the material culture of Greece in the Archaic and Classical periods (1000-300 BC). The rich and diverse material culture of ancient Greece has always provoked admiration and even…

  • The Archaeology of Ancient Greece

    The Archaeology of Ancient Greece
    av James Whitley

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521627337

    The Archaeology of Ancient Greece provides an up-to-date synthesis of current research on the material culture of Greece in the Archaic and Classical periods (1000–300 BC). The rich and diverse material culture of ancient Greece has always pro…

  • The Archaeology of Japan

    The Archaeology of Japan
    av Koji Mizoguchi

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521884907

    This is the first book-length study of the Yayoi and Kofun periods of Japan (c.600 BC-AD 700), in which the introduction of rice paddy-field farming from the Korean peninsula ignited the rapid development of social complexity and hierarchy that culm…

  • The Archaeology of Japan

    The Archaeology of Japan
    av Koji Mizoguchi

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521711883

    This is the first book-length study of the Yayoi and Kofun periods of Japan (c.600 BC-AD 700), in which the introduction of rice paddy-field farming from the Korean peninsula ignited the rapid development of social complexity and hierarchy that culm…

  • The Archaeology of Micronesia

    The Archaeology of Micronesia
    av Paul Rainbird

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521656306

    This was the first book-length archaeological study of Micronesia, a collection of island groups in the Western Pacific Ocean. Drawing on a wide range of archaeological, anthropological and historical sources, the author explores the various ways th…

  • The Archaeology of Micronesia

    The Archaeology of Micronesia
    av Paul Rainbird

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521651882

    This was the first book-length archaeological study of Micronesia, a collection of island groups in the Western Pacific Ocean. Drawing on a wide range of archaeological, anthropological and historical sources, the author explores the various ways th…

  • The Archaeology of Korea

    The Archaeology of Korea
    av Sarah Milledge Nelson

    Häftad - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521407830

    The Archaeology of Korea surveys Korean prehistory from the earliest Palaeolithic settlers, of perhaps half a million years ago, through the formation of the Three Kingdoms, and on to the creation of United Silla in AD 668, when the peninsula was la…

  • African Archaeology

    African Archaeology
    av Phillipson David W. Phillipson

    Inbunden - 1985 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521252348

  • The Archaeology of Islam in Sub-Saharan Africa

    The Archaeology of Islam in Sub-Saharan Africa
    av Timothy Insoll

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521657020

    This is the first general study of the impact of Islam in sub-Saharan Africa. Timothy Insoll charts the historical background as well as the archaeological evidence attesting to the spread of Islam across the Sudan, Ethiopia, Eastern Africa, Souther…

  • The Archaeology of Islam in Sub-Saharan Africa

    The Archaeology of Islam in Sub-Saharan Africa
    av Timothy Insoll

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521651714

    This is the first general study of the impact of Islam in sub-Saharan Africa. Timothy Insoll charts the historical background as well as the archaeological evidence attesting to the spread of Islam across the Sudan, Ethiopia, Eastern Africa, Souther…

  • The Archaeology of Early Egypt

    The Archaeology of Early Egypt
    av David Wengrow

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521543743

    In this authoritative and compelling 2006 survey of the archaeology of early Egypt, David Wengrow offers an interpretation of the emergence of farming economies and the dynastic state, c.10,000 to 2,650 BC. Exploring key themes such as the nature of…

  • The Archaeology of the Caribbean

    The Archaeology of the Caribbean
    av Samuel M. Wilson

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521623339

    A comprehensive synthesis of Caribbean prehistory from the earliest settlement by humans more than 4000 years BC, to the time of European conquest of the islands. The Caribbean was the last large area in the Americas to be populated, and its relativ…

  • The Archaeology of the Caribbean

    The Archaeology of the Caribbean
    av Samuel M. Wilson

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521626224

    A comprehensive synthesis of Caribbean prehistory from the earliest settlement by humans more than 4000 years BC, to the time of European conquest of the islands. The Caribbean was the last large area in the Americas to be populated, and its relativ…

  • The Archaeology of Malta

    The Archaeology of Malta
    av Claudia Sagona

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107006690

    The Maltese archipelago is a unique barometer for understanding cultural change in the central Mediterranean. Prehistoric people helped reshape the islands' economy and when Mediterranean maritime highways were being established, the islands became…

  • The Archaeology of Prehistoric Arabia

    The Archaeology of Prehistoric Arabia
    av Peter Magee

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521862318

    Encompassing a landmass greater than the rest of the Near East and Eastern Mediterranean combined, the Arabian peninsula remains one of the last great unexplored regions of the ancient world. This book provides the first extensive coverage of the ar…

  • The Classic Maya

    The Classic Maya
    av Stephen D. Houston

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521669726

    In the first millennium AD, the Classic Maya created courtly societies in and around the Yucatan Peninsula that have left some of the most striking intellectual and aesthetic achievements of the ancient world, including large settlements like Tikal,…

  • The Classic Maya

    The Classic Maya
    av Stephen D. Houston

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521660068

    In the first millennium AD, the Classic Maya created courtly societies in and around the Yucatan Peninsula that have left some of the most striking intellectual and aesthetic achievements of the ancient world, including large settlements like Tikal,…

  • European Societies in the Bronze Age

    European Societies in the Bronze Age
    av A. F. Harding

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521367295

    The Bronze Age, roughly 2500 to 750 BC, was the last fully prehistoric period in Europe and a crucial element in the formation of the Europe that emerged into history in the later first millennium BC. This book focuses on the material culture remain…

  • The Bronze Age of Southeast Asia

    The Bronze Age of Southeast Asia
    av Charles Higham

    Häftad - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521565059

    Some claim the earliest bronze production in the world occurred in South-east Asia; others say it occurred elsewhere. This book presents the debate surrounding the Bronze Age in the Indochina region, providing a systematic and regional presentaton o…

  • The Archaeology of Elam

    The Archaeology of Elam
    av Daniel T. Potts

    Pocket - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521564960

    From the middle of the 3rd millennium BC until the coming of Cyrus the Great, southwestern Iran was referred to in Mesopotamian sources as the land of Elam. A heterogeneous collection of regions, Elam was home to a variety of groups, alternately the…

  • The Early Neolithic in Greece

    The Early Neolithic in Greece
    av Catherine Perles

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521000277

    Farmers made a sudden and dramatic appearance in Greece around 7000 BC, bringing with them new ceramics and crafts, and establishing settled villages. They were Europe's first farmers, and their settlements provide the link between the first agricul…

  • The Early Neolithic in Greece

    The Early Neolithic in Greece
    av Catherine Perles

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521801812

    Farmers made a sudden and dramatic appearance in Greece around 7000 BC, bringing with them new ceramics and crafts, and establishing settled villages. They were Europe's first farmers, and their settlements provide the link between the first agricul…

  • The First Africans

    The First Africans
    av Lawrence Barham

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521847964

    Africa has the longest record - some 2.5 million years - of human occupation of any continent. For nearly all of this time, its inhabitants have made tools from stone and have acquired their food from its rich wild plant and animal resources. Archae…

  • Aztec Archaeology and Ethnohistory

    Aztec Archaeology and Ethnohistory
    av Frances F. Berdan

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521707565

    This book provides an up-to-date synthesis of Aztec culture, applying interdisciplinary approaches (archaeology, ethnohistory and ethnography) to reconstructing the complex and enigmatic civilization. Frances F. Berdan offers a balanced assessment o…

  • Aztec Archaeology and Ethnohistory

    Aztec Archaeology and Ethnohistory
    av Frances F. Berdan

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521881272

    This book provides an up-to-date synthesis of Aztec culture, applying interdisciplinary approaches (archaeology, ethnohistory and ethnography) to reconstructing the complex and enigmatic civilization. Frances F. Berdan offers a balanced assessment o…

  • The Archaeology of the Caucasus

    The Archaeology of the Caucasus
    av Antonio Sagona

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107016590

    In The Archaeology of the Caucasus, Antonio Sagona provides the first comprehensive survey of a key area in the Eurasian land mass, from the earliest settlement to the end of the early Iron Age. Examining the bewildering array of cultural complexes…

  • Aegean Bronze Age

    Aegean Bronze Age
    av Dickinson Oliver Dickinson

    Inbunden - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521242806

    A scholarly and accessible introduction to the prehistoric civilizations of Greece.

  • The Archaeology of Mainland Southeast Asia

    The Archaeology of Mainland Southeast Asia
    av Charles Higham

    Häftad - 1989 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521275255

    This important new synthesis focuses on the social world of early mainland Southeast Asia.

  • The Archaeology of Elam

    The Archaeology of Elam
    av D. T. Potts

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107094697

    Elam was an important state in southwestern Iran from the third millennium BC to the appearance of the Persian Empire and beyond. Less well-known than its neighbors in Mesopotamia, Anatolia, the Levant or Egypt, it was nonetheless a region of extrao…

  • The Archaeology of Elam

    The Archaeology of Elam
    av D. T. Potts

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107476639

    Elam was an important state in southwestern Iran from the third millennium BC to the appearance of the Persian Empire and beyond. Less well-known than its neighbors in Mesopotamia, Anatolia, the Levant or Egypt, it was nonetheless a region of extrao…

  • The Prehistory of Britain and Ireland

    The Prehistory of Britain and Ireland
    av Richard Bradley

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521612708

    Sited at the furthest limits of the Neolithic revolution and standing at the confluence of the two great sea routes of prehistory, Britain and Ireland are distinct from continental Europe for much of the prehistoric sequence. In this landmark 2007 s…

  • Ethnoarchaeology in Action

    Ethnoarchaeology in Action
    av Nicholas David

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521667791

    Ethnoarchaeology first developed as the study of ethnographic material culture from archaeological perspectives. Over the past half century it has expanded its scope, especially to cultural and social anthropology. Both authors are leading practitio…

  • The Urals and Western Siberia in the Bronze and Iron Ages

    The Urals and Western Siberia in the Bronze and Iron Ages
    av Ludmila Koryakova

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107653290

    This book is the first synthesis of the archaeology of the Urals and Western Siberia. It presents a comprehensive overview of the late prehistoric cultures of these regions, which are of key importance for the understanding of long-term changes in E…

  • Bronze Age of Southeast Asia

    Bronze Age of Southeast Asia
    av Higham Charles Higham

    Inbunden - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521496605

    Some claim the earliest bronze working in the world occurred in South-east Asia; others dispute this. This book is an up-to-date account the Bronze Age of South-east Asia, exploring the controversy in depth.

  • Europe in the Neolithic

    Europe in the Neolithic
    av Alasdair W. R. Whittle

    Häftad - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521449205

    Dr Whittle reviews the latest archaeological evidence on Neolithic Europe from 7000 to 2500 BC. Describing important areas, sites and problems, he addresses the major themes that have engaged the attention of scholars: the transition from a forager…