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  1. Atlantis Destroyed

    By Rodney Castleden

    Plato's legend of Atlantis has become notorious among scholars as the absurdest lie in literature. Atlantis Destroyed explores the possibility that the account given by Plato is historically true. Rodney Castleden first considers the location of Atlantis re-examining two suggestions put forward in...

    Published January 24th 2001 by Routledge

  2. Twentieth Century Industrial Archaeology

    By Michael Stratton, Barrie Trinder

    This book examines the industrial monuments of twentieth- century Britain. Each chapter takes a specific theme and examines it in the context of the buildings and structure of the twentieth century. The authors are both leading experts in the field, having written widely on various aspects of the...

    Published August 9th 2000 by Taylor & Francis

  3. Balkan Prehistory

    Exclusion, Incorporation and Identity

    By Douglass W. Bailey

    Douglass Bailey's volume fills the huge gap that existed for a comprehensive synthesis, in English, of the archaeology of the Balkans between 6,500 and 2,000 BC; much research on the prehistory of Eastern Europe was inaccessible to a western audience before now, because of linguistic barriers....

    Published July 12th 2000 by Routledge

  4. The Archaeology of Ancient Sicily

    By R. Ross Holloway

    First Published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published June 28th 2000 by Routledge

  5. Ancient Faces

    Mummy Portraits in Roman Egypt

    Edited by Susan Walker

    First Published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published February 23rd 2000 by Routledge

  6. An Archaeology of Natural Places

    By Richard Bradley

    This volume explores why natural places such as caves, mountains, springs and rivers assumed a sacred character in European prehistory, and how the evidence for this can be analysed in the field. It shows how established research on votive deposits, rock art and production sites can contribute to a...

    Published February 9th 2000 by Routledge

  7. Archaeology and the Bible

    By John Laughlin

    Series: Approaching the Ancient World

    This book challenges readers to consider whether archaeology explains the Bible.Archaeology and the Bible examines new developments in archaeological finds in the Near East, particularly Palestine, that are related to the Bible. New methodologies, regional surveys and creative syntheses have all...

    Published October 27th 1999 by Routledge

  8. Landscapes of Neolithic Ireland

    By Gabriel Cooney

    Landscapes of Neolithic Ireland is the first volume to be devoted solely to the Irish Neolithic, using an innovative landscape and anthropological perspective to provide significant new insights on the period. Gabriel Cooney argues that the archaeological evidence demonstrates a much more complex...

    Published October 20th 1999 by Routledge

  9. The Origins of Agriculture in Europe

    By I. J. Thorpe

    The Origins of Agriculture in Europe takes a look at current ideas in the light of a considerable mass of literature and archaeological evidence; examining the transition to agriculture through the comparison of social and economic developments across Europe. In this volume, I.J.Thorpe manages to...

    Published June 23rd 1999 by Routledge

  10. Exploring Ancient Native America

    An Archaeological Guide

    By David Hurst Thomas

    This guide combines field research with accounts of tribal life to offer a new perspective on Native American history, culture and ritual. Covering nine million square miles and 25,000 years, it includes: insights into prehistoric early native cultures; information on more than 400 prehistoric...

    Published April 20th 1999 by Routledge