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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 35 new and published books in the subject of European Archaeology — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. Noricum (Routledge Revivals)

    By 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 January 14th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Language Contact and the Origins of the Germanic Languages

    By Peter Schrijver

    Series: Routledge Studies in Linguistics

    History, archaeology, and human evolutionary genetics provide us with an increasingly detailed view of the origins and development of the peoples that live in Northwestern Europe. This book aims to restore the key position of historical linguistics in this debate by treating the history of the...

    Published October 28th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Seven Wonders Ancient World

    First published in 1988. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published September 8th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Materiality and Consumption in the Bronze Age Mediterranean

    By Louise Steel

    Series: Routledge Studies in Archaeology

    The importance of cultural contacts in the East Mediterranean has long been recognized and is the focus of ongoing international research. Fieldwork in the Aegean, Egypt, Cyprus, and the Levant continues to add to our understanding of the nature of this contact and its social and economic...

    Published December 18th 2012 by Routledge

  5. The Archaeology of the Prussian Crusade

    Holy War and Colonisation

    By Aleksander Pluskowski

    The Archaeology of the Prussian Crusade explores the archaeology and material culture of the crusade against the Prussian tribes in the 13th century, and the subsequent society created by the Teutonic Order which lasted into the 16th century. It provides the first synthesis of the material culture...

    Published December 12th 2012 by Routledge

  6. The Prehistory of Iberia

    Debating Early Social Stratification and the State

    Edited by María Cruz Berrocal, Leonardo García Sanjuán, Antonio Gilman

    Series: Routledge Studies in Archaeology

    The origin and early development of social stratification is essentially an archaeological problem. The impressive advance of archaeological research has revealed that, first and foremost, the pre-eminence of stratified or class society in today’s world is the result of a long social struggle. This...

    Published December 11th 2012 by Routledge

  7. The Archaeology of Iberia

    The Dynamics of Change

    Edited by Margarita Diaz-Andreu, Simon Keay

    For many archaeologists, Iberia is the last great unknown region in Europe. Although it occupies a crucial position between South-Western Europe and North Africa, academic attention has traditionally been focused on areas like Greece or Italy. However Iberia has an equally rich cultural heritage...

    Published August 8th 2012 by Routledge

  8. Excavating Women

    A History of Women in European Archaeology

    Edited by Magarita Díaz-Andreu, Marie Louise Stig Sorensen

    Archaeologists are increasingly aware of issues of gender when studying past societies; women are becoming better represented within the discipline and are attaining top academic posts. However, until now there has been no study undertaken of the history of women in European archaeology and their...

    Published April 30th 2012 by Routledge

  9. An Archaeology of Images

    Iconology and Cosmology in Iron Age and Roman Europe

    By Miranda Aldhouse Green

    Using archaeology and social anthropology, and more than 100 original line drawings and photographs, An Archaeology of Images takes a fresh look at how ancient images of both people and animals were used in the Iron Age and Roman societies of Europe, 600 BC to AD 400 and investigates the various...

    Published January 30th 2012 by Routledge

  10. Iron Age Myth and Materiality

    An Archaeology of Scandinavia AD 400-1000

    By Lotte Hedeager

    Iron Age Myth and Materiality: an Archaeology of Scandinavia AD 400-1000 considers the relationship between myth and materiality in Scandinavia from the beginning of the post-Roman era and the European Migrations up until the coming of Christianity. It pursues an interdisciplinary interpretation of...

    Published April 26th 2011 by Routledge