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The Archaeology and Historical Ecology of Late Holocene San Miguel Island
Focusing on the five sites dated to the last 3,000 years, this book examines the archaeology and historical ecology of San Miguel Island, the westernmost and most isolated of California's northern Channel Islands. Topics include coastal adaptation, emergent cultural complexity, historical ecology and human impacts on ancient environments.


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9781931745369 | Published: 2007
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9781931745376 | Published: 2007
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Archaeology and the Cities of Late Antiquity in Asia Minor


This volume examines archaeological evidence for this last phase of urban life in Asia Minor, one of the Roman empire's most prosperous regions. It brings together studies by an international group of scholars on topics ranging from the public sculpture of Constantinople to the depopulation of the Anatolian countryside in early Byzantine times.





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9780974187358 | Published: 2012
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Archaeology in the Borderlands
Traditionally portrayed as either a well-trod highway linking southwest Asia and the Eurasian Steppe or an isolated periphery of the ancient world. This book re-examines traditional archaeological work in the region by an international group of scholars from the Caucasus, its neighbors, Europe, and the United States.


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9781931745017 | Published: 2004
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The Archaeology of Agro-Pastoralist Economies in Jordan


The 69th volume of the Annual of the American Schools of Oriental Research is devoted to studies of botanical and faunal remains from three major sites in Jordan: Tall al'Umayri (Bronze to early Iron Age), Karak Castle (Middle and Late Islamic Period), and Khirbet al-Mudayna al-'Aliya (early Iron Age).





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9780897570947 | Published: 2016
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Archaeology of Difference


To determine "the archaeology of difference" the studies in this volume draw on textual and material culture. What distinguishes an individual or a group in ancient society? How do issues of gender, ethnicity, social stratification and the view of the 'other' impact individuals, groups, and societal attitudes?





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9780897570701 | Published: 2005
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An Archaeology of Elmina


This volume examines a complex African settlement on the coast of present-day Ghana from the fifteenth through the nineteenth centuries. European narratives and indigenous oral histories. As the first European trading post in sub-Saharan Africa, remarkable cultural continuity is seen in the midst of technological change.





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9781560989714 | Published: 2001
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The Archaeology of Grotta Scaloria
Grotta Scaloria, in Apulia, first discovered in 1931, excavated briefly in 1967, extensively from 1978-1980 by a joint UCLA-University of Genoa team, but not fully published until now. The project is important as historiography, showing changing trajectory of research across three generations of European and American archaeology.


Hardback    £68.00
9781938770074 | Published: 2016
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The Archaeology of Mesoamerican Animals


This volume presents current research from across the many cultures and regions of Mesoamerica, dealing specifically with the most current issues in zooarchaeological literature. The book's chapters provide important general background on the domestic and ritual use of animals in early and classic Mesoamerica and Central America.





Paperback    £70.00
9781937040055 | Published: 2014
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The Archaeology of Mobility
This book provides a ready-made reference to the worldwide phenomenonarchaeology of nomadism in various regions and is unique in that it tries to redefine pastoralism within a larger context by the term mobility. It presents many new ideas and thoughtful approaches, especially in the Central Asian region.


Hardback    £42.00
9781931745505 | Published: 2008
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The Archaeology of Regions


In this volume, originally published by Smithsonian Institution Press in 1990, the editors present eight thorough case studies on a wide range of environments and cultural contexts to argue the advantages of full-coverage survey-the systematic coverage of a whole study area.





Paperback    £35.00
9780979773105 | Published: 2009
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