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Dr Space Junk vs The Universe: Archaeology and the future

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Dr Space Junk vs The Universe: Archaeology and the future

Alice Gorman

Archaeology; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space; Advocate - Science

Paperback

Turns the common perception of archaeology as an exploration of the ancient on its head. Alice Gorman's captivating inquiry... [more]

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The Oxford Illustrated History of the Holy Land

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The Oxford Illustrated History of the Holy Land

Robert Hoyland, H. G. M. Williamson

History; Middle Eastern history; History: earliest times to present day; Crusades; Biblical archaeology; History of religion

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The story of the Holy Land, encompassing the three millennia that saw the birth of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam. Each... [more]

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Greek and Roman Religions

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Greek and Roman Religions

Rebecca I. Denova

History; Archaeology; History of religion; Ancient religions & mythologies

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Offers an introduction to the basic beliefs, practices, and major deities of Greek and Roman religions A volume in the... [more]

$78.95

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Celestial Geometry: Understanding the Astronomical Meanings of Ancient Sites

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Celestial Geometry: Understanding the Astronomical Meanings of Ancient Sites...

Ken Taylor

Prehistoric archaeology; Mind, Body, Spirit; Popular astronomy & space

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This book travels the world to explore over 60 archaeological sites that enshrine the remarkable achievements of ancient astronomers.... [more]

$37.99

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Homer: A Very Short Introduction

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Homer: A Very Short Introduction

Barbara Graziosi

Literary studies: classical, early & medieval; Literary studies: poetry & poets; Classical history & classical civilisation; Classical Greek & Roman archaeology

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The Iliad and the Odyssey are the cornerstones of Western literature, inspiring artists, writers, philosophers, musicians,... [more]

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Pompeii: An Archaeological Guide

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Pompeii: An Archaeological Guide

Paul Wilkinson

History of art: ancient & classical art; History of art: Byzantine & Medieval art; History; Classical Greek & Roman archaeology; Travel & holiday guides; Museum, historic sites, gallery & art guides

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The resonant ruins of Pompeii are perhaps the most direct route back to the living, breathing world of the ancient Romans.... [more]

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Paths to the Past: Encounters with Britain's Hidden Landscapes

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Paths to the Past: Encounters with Britain's Hidden Landscapes

Francis Pryor

Landscape art & architecture; History; British & Irish history; Landscape archaeology; Regional geography

Paperback

Landscapes reflect and shape our behaviour. They make us who we are and bear witness to the shifting patterns of human life... [more]

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Fifty Early Medieval Things: Materials of Culture in Late Antiquity and the Early Middle Ages

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Fifty Early Medieval Things: Materials of Culture in Late Antiquity and...

Deborah Deliyannis, Hendrik Dey, Paolo Squatriti

History of art: Byzantine & Medieval art; History; Medieval history; Archaeology by period & region

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Fifty Early Medieval Things introduces readers to the material culture of late antique and early medieval Europe, north Africa,... [more]

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Who We Are and How We Got Here: Ancient DNA and the new science of the human past

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Who We Are and How We Got Here: Ancient DNA and the new science of the human...

David Reich

Archaeological methodology & techniques; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; DNA & Genome; Early man

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Huge advances in our ability to sequence ancient DNA have revolutionised what we know about the earliest human populations.... [more]

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The Commonwealth Block, Melbourne: A Historical Archaeology

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The Commonwealth Block, Melbourne: A Historical Archaeology

Tim Murray, Kristal Buckley, Ms Sarah Hayes, Geoff Hewitt, Justin McCarthy

History; Archaeology by period & region

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The Commonwealth Block, Melbourne delves into the complex social, cultural and economic history of this forgotten community... [more]

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Damascus: A History

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Damascus: A History

Ross Burns (Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia)

History; Middle Eastern history; Classical history & classical civilisation; Medieval history; Early modern history: c 1450 to c 1700; Archaeology

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Damascus traces the history of this colourful, significant and complex city through is physical development, from the city's... [more]

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The Oxford Handbook of Neolithic Europe

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The Oxford Handbook of Neolithic Europe

Chris Fowler (Head of Archaeology & Senior Lecturer in Prehistoric Archaeology, Newcastle University), Jan Harding (Senior Lecturer in Prehistoric Archaeology, Newcastle University), Daniela Hofmann (Junior Professor of Prehistoric Archaeology, Hamburg University)

History; Ancient history: to c 500 CE; Archaeology; Prehistoric archaeology; Landscape archaeology

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The Oxford Handbook of Neolithic Europe provides the first comprehensive, geographically extensive, thematic overview of the... [more]

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The Smart Neanderthal: Bird catching, Cave Art, and the Cognitive Revolution

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The Smart Neanderthal: Bird catching, Cave Art, and the Cognitive Revolution...

Clive Finlayson

Archaeology; Anthropology; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Evolution; Early man

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Evidence that Neanderthals caught birds and used their feathers for decoration, along with recent discoveries of Neanderthal... [more]

$40.95

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The Dinosaurs Rediscovered: How a Scientific Revolution is Rewriting History

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The Dinosaurs Rediscovered: How a Scientific Revolution is Rewriting History...

Michael J. Benton

Prehistoric archaeology; Mathematics & Sciences; Dinosaurs & the prehistoric world; Advocate - Science

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An expert palaeontologist reveals how our understanding of the dinosaurs has been transformed by huge strides in technology... [more]

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Photographing Tutankhamun: Archaeology, Ancient Egypt, and the Archive

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Photographing Tutankhamun: Archaeology, Ancient Egypt, and the Archive

Christina Riggs

Photographs: collections; History; Egyptian archaeology & Egyptology

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They are among the most famous and compelling photographs ever made in archaeology: Howard Carter kneeling before the burial... [more]

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Collier for Miranda: The 1999 Labor Campaign

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Collier for Miranda: The 1999 Labor Campaign

Barry Collier

History; Archaeology; Elections & referenda; Political parties

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COLLIER FOR MIRANDA: The 1999 Labor Campaign is the true story of a grassroots campaign by a first-time candidate seeking... [more]

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The Great Book of Ancient Egypt New Edition: In the Realm of the Pharaohs

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The Great Book of Ancient Egypt New Edition: In the Realm of the Pharaohs...

Zahi Hawass

History of art: ancient & classical art; History of architecture; History; Classical history & classical civilisation; Egyptian archaeology & Egyptology

Hardback

Brimming with close-up photographs of the statuary, stelae, sarcophagi, wall paintings, reliefs, artefacts, and, of course,... [more]

$79.99

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Time Song: Searching for Doggerland

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Time Song: Searching for Doggerland

Julia Blackburn

History; European history; British & Irish history; Historical geography; Archaeology by period & region

Hardback

Julia Blackburn has always collected things that hold stories about the past, especially the very distant past: mammoth bones,... [more]

$55.00

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Three Stones Make a Wall: The Story of Archaeology

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Three Stones Make a Wall: The Story of Archaeology

Eric H. Cline

History; Archaeology

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In 1922, Howard Carter peered into Tutankhamun's tomb for the first time, the only light coming from the candle in his outstretched... [more]

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Ancient Egyptian Imperialism

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Ancient Egyptian Imperialism

Ellen Morris

History; Archaeology

Paperback

Offers a broad and unique... [more]

$58.95

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King Arthur's Wars

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King Arthur's Wars

Jim Storr

History; Ancient history: to c 500 CE; Archaeology by period & region

Paperback

`King Arthur's Wars' describes one of the biggest archaeological finds of our times; yet there is nothing new to see. There... [more]

$49.99

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Art & Archaeology of the Greek World

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Art & Archaeology of the Greek World

Richard Neer

History of art: ancient & classical art; History; Classical Greek & Roman archaeology

Hardback

A new edition of this accessible survey of the Greek world, covering two thousand years of material culture. [more]

$90.00

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The Archaeology of Sanitation in Roman Italy: Toilets, Sewers, and Water Systems

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The Archaeology of Sanitation in Roman Italy: Toilets, Sewers, and Water...

Ann Olga Koloski-Ostrow

History; Classical Greek & Roman archaeology; Sanitary & municipal engineering

Paperback

The Romans developed sophisticated methods for managing hygiene. Through the archeological record, graffiti, sanitation-related... [more]

$69.00

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Studies of Homeric Greece

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Studies of Homeric Greece

Jan Bouzek

History; Ancient history: to c 500 CE; Archaeology

Paperback

Studies of Homeric Greece is a comprehensive companion to the archaeology and history of Late Mycenaean to Geometric Greece... [more]

$61.00

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The Great Cactus War: True Story of the Greatest Plant Invasion in Human History

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The Great Cactus War: True Story of the Greatest Plant Invasion in Human...

Terry Domico

Archaeology; Mathematics & Sciences; Impact of science & technology on society; Biology, life sciences; Ecological science, the Biosphere; Applied ecology

Paperback

True story of the greatest plant invasion in human history [more]

$63.95

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