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Hadrian's Wall

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Hadrian's Wall

Adrian Goldsworthy

History; British & Irish history; Ancient history: to c 500 CE; Classical Greek & Roman archaeology; Advocate - History

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A beautifully produced account of the history and importance of Hadrian's Wall. [more]

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Pyramids of Giza: Facts, Legends and Mysteries

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Pyramids of Giza: Facts, Legends and Mysteries

Jean-Pierre Corteggiani

History; Egyptian archaeology & Egyptology

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The Pyramids of Giza have long been objects of wonder, speculation and mystery, but it was not until the archaeological discoveries... [more]

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Bronze Age in Europe

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Bronze Age in Europe

Jean-Pierre Mohen, Christiane Eluere

History; European history; Ancient history: to c 500 CE; Prehistoric archaeology

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The discovery of Bronze, an alloy of copper and tin, was a remarkable technological development, permitting the casting of... [more]

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Search for Ancient China

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Search for Ancient China

Corinne Debaine-Francfort, Paul G. Bahn

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

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An examination of the latest discoveries in the archaeology of Ancient China, including: the early Neolithic painted pottery;... [more]

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A Companion to Greek Art

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A Companion to Greek Art

Tyler Jo Smith, Dimitris Plantzos

History of art: ancient & classical art; History; Archaeology by period & region

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This well-illustrated Companion offers a comprehensive, authoritative account of the development of Greek art through the... [more]

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Mummies, Magic and Medicine in Ancient Egypt: Multidisciplinary Essays for Rosalie David

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Mummies, Magic and Medicine in Ancient Egypt: Multidisciplinary Essays for...

Robert Morkot

History; Egyptian archaeology & Egyptology; History of medicine

Paperback

This volume presents the latest research on three of the most important aspects of ancient Egyptian civilisation: mummies,... [more]

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Built on Bones: 15,000 Years of Urban Life and Death

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Built on Bones: 15,000 Years of Urban Life and Death

Brenna Hassett

Archaeology; Society & Social Sciences; Social & cultural anthropology; Popular science; Human biology

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Using clues from teeth and skeletal remains, an archeologist explores our 15,000-year evolution into city dwellers, from our... [more]

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Hidden Histories: A Spotter's Guide to the British Landscape

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Hidden Histories: A Spotter's Guide to the British Landscape

Mary-Ann Ochota

British & Irish history; Landscape archaeology; Travel & holiday

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Hidden Histories will help you decipher the story of our landscape through the features you can see around you. [more]

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A Little History of Archaeology

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A Little History of Archaeology

Brian Fagan

History; Archaeology

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The thrilling history of archaeological adventure, with tales of danger, debate, audacious explorers, and astonishing discoveries... [more]

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Stonehenge

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Stonehenge

Francis Pryor

History; Archaeology

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A concise, beautifully illustrated account of the history and archaeology of an iconic feature of the English landscape. [more]

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London in Fragments: A Mudlark's Treasures

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London in Fragments: A Mudlark's Treasures

Ted Sandling

History; British & Irish history; Archaeology

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Objects found on the banks of the Thames tell the stories of Londoners through the centuries. [more]

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The Greeks: Lost Civilizations

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The Greeks: Lost Civilizations

Philip Matyszak

History; Classical history & classical civilisation; Classical Greek & Roman archaeology

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In The Greeks, Philip Matyszak illuminates the Greek soldiers, statesmen, scientists and philosophers who, though they seldom... [more]

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Principles of Archaeology

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Principles of Archaeology

T. Douglas Price, Kelly J. Knudson

History; Archaeology

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Offering an introduction to archaeological method and theory, this text focuses on three important themes including how archaeologists... [more]

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The Human Past: World Prehistory and the Development of Human Societies

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The Human Past: World Prehistory and the Development of Human Societies...

Chris Scarre

History; Archaeology

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The Human Past has established itself as the most thorough and authoritative introductory survey of human prehistory and the... [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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David Reich describes how the revolution in the ability to sequence ancient DNA has changed our understanding of the deep... [more]

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On the Road of the Winds: An Archaeological History of the Pacific Islands before European Contact, Revised and Expanded Edition

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On the Road of the Winds: An Archaeological History of the Pacific Islands...

Patrick Vinton Kirch

History; Landscape archaeology; Social & cultural anthropology

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The Pacific Ocean covers one-third of the earth's surface and encompasses many thousands of islands, which are home to numerous... [more]

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Terracotta Army: Legacy of the First Emperor of China

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Terracotta Army: Legacy of the First Emperor of China

Li Jian, Hou-Mei Sung

History of art: ancient & classical art; Sculpture; History; Asian history; Archaeology

Hardback

A richly illustrated book featuring recent revelations about China's first emperor, Ying Zheng, and his famous burial site... [more]

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The Science of Roman History: Biology, Climate, and the Future of the Past

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The Science of Roman History: Biology, Climate, and the Future of the Past...

Walter Scheidel

History; Ancient history: to c 500 CE; Environmental archaeology; History of science; Biology, life sciences; Global warming

Hardback

This groundbreaking book provides the first comprehensive look at how the latest advances in the sciences are transforming... [more]

$65.00

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Edmund: In Search of England's Lost King

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Edmund: In Search of England's Lost King

Francis Young

History; Medieval history; Medieval European archaeology; Church history; Folklore, myths & legends

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What buried secret lies beneath the stones of one of England's greatest former churches and shrines? [more]

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The Lost City of the Monkey God

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The Lost City of the Monkey God

Douglas Preston

History; History of the Americas; Archaeology by period & region; Indigenous peoples; Expeditions

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A five-hundred-year-old legend. An ancient curse. A medical mystery. A journey into the unknown heart of the world's densest... [more]

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Religious Networks in the Roman Empire: The Spread of New Ideas

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Religious Networks in the Roman Empire: The Spread of New Ideas

Anna Collar (University of Cambridge)

History; General & world history; Ancient history: to c 500 CE; Classical Greek & Roman archaeology; History of religion

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Examines the relationship between social networks and religious transmission to reappraise how new religious ideas spread... [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

Hardback

Discover the hidden corners and forgotten crevices of Britain's landscapes, from lost rural treasures to unseen urban gems.<br... [more]

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Arabs and Empires before Islam

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Arabs and Empires before Islam

Greg Fisher

History; Middle Eastern history; Ancient history: to c 500 CE; Early history: c 500 to c 1450&1500; Archaeology

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Arabs and Empires before Islam collates nearly 250 translated extracts from an extensive array of ancient sources which, from... [more]

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Pocket Museum: Ancient Egypt

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Pocket Museum: Ancient Egypt

Campbell Price

History; Egyptian archaeology & Egyptology

Hardback

A detailed exploration of 200 Ancient Egyptian objects from museums around the world, gathered here into one handy, pocket-sized... [more]

$27.99

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The Etruscans

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The Etruscans

Lucy Shipley

History; European history; Ancient history: to c 500 CE; Classical Greek & Roman archaeology

Paperback

This is a new history of the Etruscans, a powerful and influential civilization in ancient Italy who are often thought of... [more]

$37.99

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