Our search has the following Google-type functionality:
If you use '+' at the start of a word, that word will be present in the search results.
eg. Harry +Potter
Search results will contain 'Potter'.
If you use '-' at the start of a word, that word will be absent in the search results.
eg. Harry -Potter
Search results will not contain 'Potter'.
If you use 'AND' between 2 words, then both those words will be present in the search results.
eg. Harry AND Potter
Search results will contain both 'Harry' and 'Potter'.
If you use 'OR' between 2 words, then either or both of those words will be present in the search results.
eg. 'Harry OR Potter'
Search results will contain just 'Harry', or just 'Potter', or both 'Harry' and 'Potter'.
If you use 'NOT' before a word, that word will be absent in the search results. (This is the same as using the minus symbol).
eg. 'Harry NOT Potter'
Search results will not contain 'Potter'.
If you use double quotation marks around words, those words will be present in that order.
eg. "Harry Potter"
Search results will contain 'Harry Potter', but not 'Potter Harry'.
If you use '*' in a word, it performs a wildcard search, as it signifies any number of characters. (Searches cannot start with a wildcard).
Search results will contain words starting with 'Pot' and ending in 'er', such as 'Potter'.
A biography in English of Jean-Francois Champollion, the impoverished, arrogant and brilliant child of the French Revolution... [more]
Photography and Archaeology examines some of history's most famous archaeological excavations, as well as lesser-known finds,... [more]
It can be argued that elements of European heritage can be identified not only as a national strategy of the present but also... [more]
Gloriously illustrated and impressive in scope, this book represents a comprehensive overview of ancient Nubia. [more]
The first book to provide a systematic overview of social zooarchaeology, arguing that animals have always played a range... [more]
A review of recent archaeological work in the Arabian Gulf area, which reveals that the Gulf has been a major channel of commerce... [more]
Human domination of our earth is now so complete that it is easy to forget how recently our role in the history of our planet... [more]
Besides being marvelous architectural constructions produced in very ancient history, the pyramids are the most apparent aspect... [more]
More than 100 large-format photographs depict extraordinary sites in South and Central American Mexico and the Caribbean [more]
In 1989, Ryan discovered a lost tomb in the Valley of the Kings using a simple broomstick. Now the archeologist recounts his... [more]
Focusing on the Viking period, this book offers an introduction to the research in the field. It covers such topics as social... [more]
A unique illustrated guidebook to walking 40 of Britain and Ireland's most important and impressive prehistoric ancient monuments.... [more]
<p>The Italian son of a barber. A failed hydraulic engineer. A giant who performed feats of strength and agility in the circus.... [more]
What can a prehistoric skeleton tell us about human origins? From Neanderthal Man to 'Lucy' to the Flores Hobbits, fossil... [more]
A true account of the scandal that enveloped the discovery in 1898 of an inscribed casket said to contain the ashes of the... [more]
A new, illustrated study of the Iliac tablets, a group of objects inscribed in miniature with epic episodes. Like the tablets... [more]
Presents a comprehensive overview of the fossil record of Antarctica framed within its changing environmental settings. [more]
Based on previously unknown archival materials, this title not only details an archaeological discovery on the same scale... [more]
Abydos is one of the most fascinating and enigmatic sites in southern Egypt. This book provides a comprehensive account of... [more]
Ancient Afghanistan was the crossroads of civilization in Central Asia. This title explores nearly 230 artefacts from the... [more]
More than a century has passed past since German archeologist Heinrich Schliemann discovered the treasures of Bronze Age Mycenae.... [more]
Intended for an exhibit at Chicago's Oriental Institute Museum, this catalogue features 129 Predynastic and Early Dynastic... [more]
People have lived on the islands of Bahrain for over six thousand years. There are traces of their lives scattered across... [more]
Great Britain and Ireland are home to some of the most famous archaeological sites in the world. Stonehenge, Hadrian's Wall... [more]
One of the foremost experts on Old Kingdom tombs looks at the burial chamber, its significance, and its preparation, concluding... [more]