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New and Published Books

  1. Theory in Africa, Africa in Theory

    Locating Meaning in Archaeology

    Edited by Stephanie Wynne-Jones, Jeffrey Fleisher

    Theory in Africa, Africa in Theory explores the place of Africa in archaeological theory, and the place of theory in African archaeology. The centrality of Africa to global archaeological thinking is highlighted, with a particular focus on materiality and agency in contemporary interpretation. As a...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Archaeology: The Basics

    3rd Edition

    By Clive Gamble

    Series: The Basics

    Now in an updated third edition, Archaeology: The Basics provides a straightforward and engaging introduction to the world of Archaeology. This book answers key questions about how and why we practice archaeology and examines the theories and themes underpinning the subject. Fully updated, this new...

    Published June 18th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Rome and Its Empire (Routledge Revivals)

    By Stephen Johnson

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    The legacy of Rome is still very much with us in Europe. It forms part of our cultural backdrop, and is enshrined in the European mind, whether through classical literature, education and jurisprudence, or spectacular ruins. In Rome and Its Empire, first published in 1989, Stephen Johnson examines...

    Published June 12th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Later Roman Britain (Routledge Revivals)

    By Stephen Johnson

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Later Roman Britain, first published in 1980, charts the end of Roman rule in Britain and gives an overall impression of the beginning of the so-called ‘Dark Ages’ of British history, the transitional period which saw the breakdown of Roman administration and the beginnings of Saxon settlement....

    Published June 12th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Pannonia and Upper Moesia (Routledge Revivals)

    A History of the Middle Danube Provinces of the Roman Empire

    By András Mócsy

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    In Pannonia and Upper Moesia, first published 1974, András Mócsy surveys the Middle Danube Provinces from the latest pre-Roman Iron Age up to the beginning of the Great Migrations. His primary concern is to develop a general synthesis of the archaeological and historical researches in the Danube...

    Published June 12th 2015 by Routledge

  6. The Coming of Rome (Routledge Revivals)

    By John Wacher

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    The Coming of Rome, first published in 1979, examines some basic features of Roman Britain: the cities, the towns, and the monuments of an urban culture. J.S. Wacher considers the evidence, mainly from inscriptions, of the people who inhabited or visited Britain during approximately the first two...

    Published June 12th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Aristocratic Society in Ancient Crete (Routledge Revivals)

    By R. F. Willetts

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Aristocratic Society in Ancient Crete, first published in 1955, investigates the emergence and progress of Dorian society on Crete from the 8th century BC onwards. The major contribution of Cretan culture in this period was in the field of law – law and order are traditionally linked, and Dorian...

    Published June 12th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Mycenaean Greece (Routledge Revivals)

    By John T Hooker

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Mycenaean Greece, first published in 1976, investigates from an historical point of view some of the crucial periods in the Greek Bronze Age. The principal subject is the so-called ‘Mycenaean’ culture which arose during the sixteenth century BC, as assimilation of the previous ‘Helladic’ culture of...

    Published June 12th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Roman Gaul (Routledge Revivals)

    The Three Provinces, 58 BC-AD 260

    By John Drinkwater

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Roman Gaul, first published in 1983, makes use of a wealth of archaeological discoveries and modern methods of interpretation to give an account of the Roman presence in Gaul, from the time of Caesar’s conquests until the Crisis of the third century. Professor Drinkwater emphasises the changes...

    Published June 12th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Noricum (Routledge Revivals)

    By Dr Geza Alfoldy

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    The Roman province of Noricum occupied most of Austria as well as parts of Italy, Germany and the Balkans. Noricum, first published in 1974, presents a comprehensive history of Noricum, from 400 BC to the end of Roman rule in AD 600. Professor Alföldy’s account is predicated on the methodical...

    Published June 12th 2015 by Routledge