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  1. Archaeology of Ancient Australia

    By Peter Hiscock

    This book is an introduction to the archaeology of Australia from prehistoric times to the eighteenth century AD. It is the only up-to-date textbook on the subject and is designed for undergraduate courses, based on the author's considerable experience of teaching at the Australian National...

    Published October 16th 2007 by Routledge

  2. The Djief Hunters, 26,000 Years of Rainforest Exploitation on the Bird's Head of Papua, Indonesia

    Modern Quaternary Research in Southeast Asia, volume 17

    By Juliette M. Pasveer

    Two prehistoric cave sites on the Bird's Head of western New Guinea provide a detailed narrative of 26,000 years of human occupation of this area. During Late Pleistocene times, lower temperatures allowed a suite of montane animal species to descend onto the lowland Ayamaru Plateau. When the...

    Published July 1st 2004 by CRC Press

  3. The Dead and their Possessions

    Repatriation in Principle, Policy and Practice

    Edited by Cressida Fforde, Jane Hubert, Paul Turnbull

    Series: One World Archaeology

    Inspired by a key session for the World Archaeological Congress in South Africa, The Dead and their Possessions is the first book to tackle the principle, policy and practice of repatriating museum artefacts, rather than cultural heritage in general. Increasingly, indigenous people world-wide...

    Published June 24th 2004 by Routledge

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Animals into Art
    Edited by Howard Morphy
    To Be Published October 19th 2014
  2. Heritage and Memory of War: Responses from Small Islands
    Edited by Gilly Carr, Keir Reeves
    To Be Published February 28th 2015
  3. The Routledge Handbook of Bioarchaeology in Southeast Asia and the Pacific
    Edited by Marc Oxenham, Hallie Buckley
    To Be Published July 30th 2015

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