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Digging Up Jericho: Past, Present and Future ed. Rachel Thyrza Sparks, Bill Finlayson, Bart Wagemakers and Josef Mario Briffa SJ. ISBN 9781789693515.
21 papers present a holistic perspective on the research and public value of the site of Jericho – an iconic site with a long and impressive history stretching from the Epipalaeolithic to the present day. Covering all aspects of archaeological work from past to present and beyond, they re-evaluate and assess the legacy of this important site./ ΙΕΡΙΧΩ 

Great Cloister: A Lost Canterbury Tale A History of the Canterbury Cloister, Constructed 1408-14, with Some Account of the Donors and their Coats of Arms by Paul A. Fox. 2020. ISBN 9781789693317. /
A new study of the heraldry, genealogy and history of the Canterbury Cathedral cloister, this book is the first comprehensive study of this monument ever undertaken. It provides a detailed chronology and details on the 856 heraldic shields, badges and devices, representing some 365 families, principalities, religious foundations and individuals./ ΚΑΘΕΔΡΙΚΟΣ ΚΑΝΤΕΡΜΠΟΥΡΥ

Les pratiques funéraires en Pannonie de l’époque augustéenne à la fin du 3e siècle by András Márton. Archaeopress Roman Archaeology 62. 2019. ISBN 9781789693355.
This work aims to give an overview of Roman burial practices in Pannonia during the Early Roman period through the study of tomb structure, the selection and treatment of grave goods and analysis of human remains. It proposes a synthesis of the published finds to serve as a base for future research in the region. / ΤΑΦΙΚΕΣ ΠΡΑΚΤΙΚΕΣ ΣΤΗΝ ΠΑΝΝΟΝΙΑ

Sources of Han Décor: Foreign Influence on the Han Dynasty Chinese Iconography of Paradise (206 BC-AD 220) by Sophia-Karin Psarras. ISBN 9781789693256.
Using archaeological data to examine the development of Han dynasty Chinese art (206 BC-AD 220), this book focusses on the iconography of paradise. Influence from the Chinese Bronze Age is discussed along with a surprisingly profound debt to Greece, the Near East and the steppe. / ΚΙΝΕΖΙΚΗ ΔΥΝΑΣΤΕΙΑ ΧΑΝ
   
La naissance des cités-royaumes cypriotes by Thierry Petit. ISBN 9781789693478.
This book analyses the causes, characteristics and chronology behind the emergence of Iron Age Cypriot city-kingdoms. It suggests the received autochthonous theory is not supported by archaeological or textual evidence and posits a more nuanced variant of the Phoenician theory, placing Cyprus as a relay point between the Levant and Aegean worlds. / ΚΥΠΡΟΣ  ΕΠΟΧΗ ΤΟΥ ΣΙΔΗΡΟΥ

What Difference Does Time Make? Papers from the Ancient and Islamic Middle East and China in Honor of the 100th Anniversary of the Midwest Branch of the American Oriental Society by JoAnn Scurlock, Richard H. Beal. Archaeopress Ancient Near Eastern Archaeology 6. 2019. ISBN 9781789693171. / ΑΡΧΑΙΑ ΚΑΙ ΙΣΛΑΜΙΚΗ ΜΕΣΗ ΑΝΑΤΟΛΗ ΚΑΙ ΚΙΝΑ
Proceedings of a conference held at St. Mary’s University in Notre Dame, Indiana (2017), this volume presents a wide-ranging exploration of Time as experienced and contemplated. Included are offerings on ancient Mesopotamian archaeology, literature and religion, Biblical texts and archaeology, Chinese literature and philosophy, and Islamic law. / ΧΡΟΝΟΣ ΣΤΗΝ ΑΡΧΑΙΑ ΜΕΣΟΠΟΤΑΜΙΑ, ΒΙΒΛΟ. ΚΙΝΕΖΙΚΗ ΛΟΓΟΤΕΧΝΙΑ ΚΑΙ ΦΙΛΟΣΟΦΙΑ, ΙΣΛΑΜΙΚΟ ΝΟΜΟ

The Dialectic of Practice and the Logical Structure of the Tool: Philosophy, Archaeology and the Anthropology of Technology by Jannis Kozatsas. Praehistorica Mediterranea 7. 2020. ISBN 9781789694048. 
A critical review of recent trends in the archaeological and anthropological theory of technology from processual neo-positivism and postprocessual relativism to contemporary French and American anthropology, and the symmetrical theory of material culture. / ΦΙΛΟΣΟΦΙΑ, ΑΡΧΑΙΟΛΟΓΙΑ ΚΑΙ ΑΝΘΡΩΠΟΛΟΓΙΑ ΤΗΣ ΤΕΧΝΟΛΟΓΙΑΣ, ΠΡΟΪΣΤΟΡΙΚΗ ΜΕΣΟΓΕΙΟΣ 

Iron Age Slaving and Enslavement in Northwest Europe by Karim Mata. 2019. ISBN 9781789694185.
Can slaving and enslavement be seen as a significant transformative phenomena in Iron Age Europe and, if so, how would this affect the interpretation of (old and new) archaeological evidence? This exploratory study of the dynamics of Iron Age slaving and enslaving in Northwest Europe contributes to a complex but neglected topic. /ΕΠΟΧΗ ΤΟΥ ΣΙΔΗΡΟΥ, ΣΚΛΑΒΟΙ

Uno sguardo su Pisa ellenistica da piazza del Duomo: Lo scavo del saggio D 1985-1988 by Emanuele Taccola. ISBN 9781789694000.
Excavations in Pisa carried out between 1985 and 1988 in Piazza del Duomo, close to the Leaning Tower (saggio D) provided much new data regarding the origins of the city. This book studies the ceramic finds and redefines the role of Pisa in the Hellenistic period as one of the major trade centres of northern coastal Etruria. /ΠΙΖΑ ΕΛΛΗΝΙΣΤΙΚΗ ΕΠΟΧΗ

Kom al-Ahmer – Kom Wasit I: Excavations in the Metelite Nome, Egypt: ca. 700 BC – AD 1000 by Mohamed Kenawi. ISBN 9781789692983.
This volume presents the results of the Italian archaeological mission at Kom al-Ahmer and Kom Wasit, Beheira, Egypt between 2012 and 2016. It provides details of the survey and excavation results of the different occupation phases, which range from the Late Dynastic to the Early Islamic period. /ΑΙΓΥΠΤΟΣ ΥΣΤΕΡΗ ΔΥΝΑΣΤΕΙΑ, ΠΡΩΙΜΗ ΙΣΛΑΜΙΚΗ ΠΕΡΙΟΔΟΣ

The Busy Periphery: Urban Systems of the Balkan and Danube Provinces (2nd – 3rd c. AD) by Damjan Donev. Archaeopress Roman Archaeology 61. ISBN 9781789693492.
This book reconstructs the urban geography of the Balkan and Danube provinces during the Severan dynasty, mapping the variable developments of the urban network between and within the sub-regions of that part of the Roman Empire. It examines the role of the town in Roman provincial society, and the prerequisites for their emergence and prosperity. / ΠΟΛΕΟΔΟΜΙΚΑ ΣΥΣΤΗΜΑΤΑ ΣΤΙΣ ΒΑΛΚΑΝΙΚΕΣ ΚΑΙ ΠΑΡΑΔΟΥΝΑΒΙΕΣ ΠΕΡΙΟΧΕΣ

Settlements and Necropoleis of the Black Sea and its Hinterland in Antiquity Select Papers from the Third International Conference ‘The Black Sea in Antiquity and Tekkeköy: An Ancient Settlement on the Southern Black Sea Coast’, 27-29 October 2017, Tekkeköy, Samsun ed. Gocha R. Tsetskhladze and Sümer Atasoy. 2019. ISBN 9781789692068.
Papers in this volume cover all shores of the Black Sea and address, alongside many other topics, the establishment dates of some Greek Colonies; East Greek transport amphorae; the history of Tekkeköy; the pre-Roman economy of Myrmekion; Byzantine finds at Komana; glass bracelets from Samsun Museum; dating the Kavak Bekdemir Mosque in Samsun. / ΕΛΛΗΝΙΚΕΣ ΑΠΟΙΚΙΕΣ ΣΤΗ ΜΑΥΡΗ ΘΑΛΑΣΣΑ, ΠΟΝΤΟ, ΣΑΜΨΟΥΝΤΑ
  
Scambi e commerci in area vesuviana: I dati delle anfore dai saggi stratigrafici I.E. (Impianto Elettrico) 1980-81 nel Foro di Pompei ed. Darío Bernal-Casasola and Daniela Cottica. Roman and Late Antique Mediterranean Pottery 14. ISBN 9781789693232.
This volume includes the study of nearly 500 amphorae recovered during the pioneering stratigraphic excavations carried out in 1980-1981 at the Forum of Pompeii. The work represents the first Pompeian monograph dedicated exclusively to the amphoric evidence discovered at the city buried by the eruption of Vesuvius. /ΠΟΜΠΗΙΑ ΑΜΦΟΡΕΙΣ

The Cultures of Ancient Xinjiang, Western China: Crossroads of the Silk Roads ed. Alison Betts, Marika Vicziany, Peter Weiming Jia and Angelo Andrea Di Castro. 2019. ISBN 9781789694062.
One of the least known but culturally rich and complex regions located at the heart of Asia, Xinjiang was a hub for the Silk Roads, serving international links between cultures to the west, east, north and south. Trade, artefacts, foods, technologies, ideas, beliefs, animals and people traversed the glacier covered mountain and desert boundaries. /ΑΣΙΑ, ΔΡΟΜΟΣ ΤΟΥ ΜΕΤΑΞΙΟΥ

Egypt in Croatia: Croatian Fascination with Ancient Egypt from Antiquity to Modern Times ed. Mladen Tomorad. Archaeopress Egyptology 24. ISBN 9781789693393.
Elements from Ancient Egypt have been present in Croatia ever since Antiquity. 'Egypt in Croatia' considers artefacts discovered in present-day Croatia, 16th-20th century travellers, Egyptian collections and early collectors (1820s-1950s), the development of Egyptology as a field of study as well as the various elements of ‘Egyptomania’. /ΑΙΓΥΠΤΟΣ ΣΤΗΝ ΚΡΟΑΤΙΑ

Eν Σοφίᾳ μαθητεύσαντες: Essays in Byzantine Material Culture and Society in Honour of Sophia Kalopissi-Verti ed. Charikleia Diamanti and Anastasia Vassiliou. 2019. ISBN 9781789692624.
The 30 studies presented here are dedicated to Sophia Kalopissi-Verti, Emerita of Byzantine Archaeology at the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens. They cover a large variety of topics presenting unpublished archaeological material, suggesting new approaches to various aspects of Byzantine archaeology, material culture and art history. / ΣΟΦΙΑ ΚΑΛΟΠΙΣΣΗ -ΒΕΡΤΗ

Invisible Archaeologies: Hidden Aspects of Daily Life in Ancient Egypt and Nubia ed. Loretta Kilroe. 2019. ISBN 9781789693751.
The eight papers presented here stem from a conference held in Oxford in 2017 which brought together international early-career researchers applying novel archaeological and anthropological methods to ‘overlooked’ subjects in ancient Egypt and Nubia. The diverse topics covered include women, prisoners, entangled communities and funerary displays. /ΑΡΧΑΙΑ ΑΙΓΥΠΤΟΣ ΚΑΙ ΝΟΥΜΠΙΑ

Public Archaeology: Arts of Engagement ed. Howard Williams, Caroline Pudney and Afnan Ezzeldin. 2019. ISBN 9781789693737.
This collection, stemming from the 2nd University of Chester Archaeology Student Conference 'Archaeo-Engage: Engaging Communities in Archaeology' (April 2017), provides original perspectives on public archaeology’s current practices and future potentials focusing on art/archaeological media, strategies and subjects. /ΑΡΧΑΙΟΛΟΓΙΑ, ΔΗΜΟΣΙΕΥΣΕΙΣ

Redonner vie à une collection: les terres cuites communes du fort La Tour by Julie Toupin. ISBN 9781789693836.
Research on common earthenware from the early 17th century is scarce. This study seeks to bring back to life the ceramics, inhabitants and site where the objects were used. The collection includes 1602 fragments from 277 common earthenware objects coming from the period of occupation of Fort La Tour (1631-1645) in Portland Point, New Brunswick. / ΠΟΡΤΛΑΝΤ ΚΑΣΤΡΟ

Imágenes y Paisajes: El Arte Rupestre del Noreste de Catamarca, Argentina by Eva Amanda Calomino. ISBN 9781789693911.
Northeast of Catamarca, Argentina, there is a set of shelters and caves located in the rainforest with rock art with virtually no background. This book presents a study and systematic analysis of the plastic-thematic-compositional repertoire of the rock art sites of ‘Los Algarrobales’ and their spatial and temporal distribution. ΑΡΓΕΝΤΙΝΗ

Aramazd: Armenian Journal of Near Eastern Studies (AJNES) (ISSN 1829-1376); editorial board headed by Aram Kosyan (Armenian State Pedagogical University after Khachatour Abovyan).
Established in 2006 by the Association for Near Eastern and Caucasian Studies in corporation with Institute of Oriental Studies and Institute of Archaeology and Ethnography (National Academy of Sciences of Armenia) AJNES is the only periodical in the Republic of Armenia devoted exclusively to the investigation of ancient and medieval cultures of the Near East and the Caucasus. Articles appearing in its pages are contributions of scholars of international reputation in history, archaeology, philology, art, religion and science. ΑΡΜΕΝΙΑ

Ash-sharq: Bulletin of the Ancient Near East Archaeological, Historical and Societal Studies ISSN: 2513-8529; editorial board headed by Laura Battini (Paris, UMR 7192-Collège de France, France).
Ash-sharq is a journal devoted to short articles on the archaeology, history and society of the Ancient Near East. It is published twice a year.
Download complete list of contents 2017-2018 / ΑΡΧΑΙΑ ΕΓΓΥΣ ΑΝΑΤΟΛΗ

EX NOVO: Journal of Archaeology ISSN: 2531-8810; editorial board headed by Maja Gori (University of Heidelberg) and Paolo Fallai (Corriere della Sera).
Ex Novo is a fully peer reviewed open access international journal that engages with contemporary perspectives on antiquity linking past and present, and encourages archaeology’s engagement with theoretical developments from other related disciplines. Download complete list of contents 2016-2018. /ΑΡΧΑΙΟΤΗΤΑ


Journal of Greek Archaeology ISSN: 2059–4674 (print); ISSN 2059–4682 (online); John Bintliff (Editor-in-chief).
An international peer-reviewed English-language journal specializing in synthetic articles and in long reviews, the Journal of Greek Archaeology appears annually each Autumn. The scope of the journal is Greek archaeology both in the Aegean and throughout the wider Greek-inhabited world, from earliest Prehistory to the Modern Era. /ΕΛΛΗΝΙΚΗ ΑΡΧΑΙΟΛΟΓΙΑ

Journal of Hellenistic Pottery and Material Culture (JHP) ISSN: 2399-1844 (print); 2399-1852 (online – Free PDF); editorial board headed by Dr Patricia Kögler, Dr Renate Rosenthal-Heginbottom and Prof. Dr Wolf Rudolph (Berlin).
JHP is an independent learned journal dedicated to the research of ceramics and objects of daily use of the Hellenistic period in the Mediterranean region and beyond. It aims at bringing together archaeologists, historians, philologists, numismatists and scholars of related disciplines engaged in the research of the Hellenistic heritage. Download complete list of contents 2016-2018. / ΕΛΛΗΝΙΚΗ ΚΕΡΑΜΙΚΗ

KOINON: The International Journal of Classical Numismatic Studies ISSN 2631-5874 (print); ISSN 2631-5882 (online); Nicholas J. Molinari (General Editor).
KOINON is a journal that encourages contributions to the study of classical numismatics from a wide variety of perspectives including iconography, die studies, provenance research, forgery analysis, translations of excerpts from antiquarian works, specialized bibliographies, corpora of rare varieties and types, ethical questions on laws and collecting, book reviews, and more. Download complete list of contents 2018-2019. / ΝΟΜΙΣΜΑΤΙΚΗ, ΝΟΜΙΣΜΑΤΑ

Proceedings of the Seminar for Arabian Studies Volume ISSN 0308-8421
The Seminar for Arabian Studies is the only international forum which meets annually for the presentation of the latest academic research in the humanities on the Arabian Peninsula (including archaeology, epigraphy, numismatics, ethnography, language, history, art, architecture, etc.) from the earliest times to the present day or, in the case of political and social history, to the end of the Ottoman Empire (1922). The Proceedings is published in time for the Seminar of the following year. /ΑΡΑΒΙΚΕΣ ΣΠΟΥΔΕΣ

Kom al-Ahmer – Kom Wasit II: Coin Finds 2012–2016 / Late Roman and Early Islamic Pottery from Kom al-Ahmer ed. Michele Asolati, Cristina Crisafulli, Cristina Mondin, Maria Lucia Patanè and Mohamed Kenawi. 2019. ISBN 9781789693966.
This volume presents over 1070 coins (ca. 310 BC–AD 641) and 1320 examples of Late Roman and Early Islamic pottery. Kom al-Ahmer and Kom Wasit emerge as centers of an exchange network involving large-scale trade of raw materials to and from the central and eastern Mediterranean. / ΥΣΤΕΡΗ ΡΩΜΑΪΚΗ , ΠΡΩΙΜΗ ΙΣΛΑΜΙΚΗ ΚΕΡΑΜΙΚΗ

The Role of Anglo-Saxon Great Hall Complexes in Kingdom Formation, in Comparison and in Context AD 500-750 by Adam McBride. 2020. ISBN 9781789693874.
This book explores the role of great hall complexes in kingdom formation through an expansive and ambitious study, incorporating new fieldwork, new quantitative methodologies and new theoretical models for the emergence of high-status settlements and the formation and consolidation of supra-regional socio-political units. / ΒΑΣΙΛΕΙΑ

Roman and Late Antique Wine Production in the Eastern Mediterranean: A Comparative Archaeological Study at Antiochia ad Cragum (Turkey) and Delos (Greece) by Emlyn K. Dodd. Archaeopress Roman Archaeology 63. 2020. ISBN 9781789694024.
Wine was an ever-present commodity that permeated the Mediterranean throughout antiquity. This book analyses the viticulture of two settlements, Antiochia ad Cragum and Delos, using results stemming from surface survey and excavation to assess their potential integration within the now well-known agricultural boom of the 5th-7th centuries AD. /ΟΙΝΟΠΟΙΪΑ, ΚΡΑΣΙ, ΑΝΤΙΟΧΕΙΑ, ΔΗΛΟΣ, ΚΑΛΛΙΕΡΓΕΙΕΣ

Weaving in Stones: Garments and Their Accessories in the Mosaic Art of Eretz Israel in Late Antiquity by Aliza Steinberg. ISBN 9781789693218.
This book, copiously illustrated throughout, studies the garments and their accessories worn by some 245 figures represented on approximately 41 mosaic floors (some only partially preserved) that once decorated both public and private structures within the historical-geographical area of Eretz Israel in Late Antiquity. / ΕΡΕΤΖ ΙΣΡΑΗΛ, ΨΗΦΙΔΩΤΑ, ΥΣΤΕΡΗ ΑΡΧΑΙΟΤΗΤΑ 

Bridge of Civilizations: The Near East and Europe c. 1100–1300 edited by Peter Edbury, Denys Pringle and Balázs Major. ISBN 9781789693270.
This volume considers the links and contrasts between Europe and the areas around the eastern Mediterranean that were visited and occupied by western crusaders and settlers in the twelfth and thirteenth centuries, giving special attention to the evidence provided by archaeology and material culture, as well as historical sources. / ΜΕΣΟΓΕΙΟΣ, ΣΤΑΥΡΟΦΟΡΟΙ, ΣΤΑΥΡΟΦΟΡΙΕΣ

Mortuary Variability and Social Diversity in Ancient Greece: Studies on Ancient Greek Death and Burial ed. Nikolas Dimakis and Tamara M. Dijkstra. 2020. ISBN 9781789694420.
This volume brings together early career scholars working on funerary customs in Greece from the Early Iron Age to the Roman period. Papers present various thematic and interdisciplinary analysis in which funerary contexts provide insights on individuals, social groups and communities. / ΤΑΦΕΣ, ΚΟΙΝΩΝΙΑ, ΑΡΧΑΙΑ ΕΛΛΑΔΑ

Farmsteads and Funerary Sites: The M1 Junction 12 Improvements and the A5–M1 Link Road, Central Bedfordshire Archaeological investigations prior to construction, 2011 & 2015–16 by Jim Brown. 2019. ISBN 9781789692600.
Extensive excavations by MOLA (Museum of London Archaeology) near Houghton Regis and Toddington, in south Central Bedfordshire, provide a detailed multi-period dataset for regional and national comparison. Evidence ranges from middle/late Bronze Age pits to medieval settlements. /ΝΕΚΡΟΤΑΦΕΙΑ, ΑΡΧΑΙΟΛΟΓΙΑ, ΛΟΝΔΙΝΟ

Bar Locks and Early Church Security in the British Isles by John F. Potter. 2020. ISBN 9781789693980.
This book examines the evidence for the measures taken to make church buildings secure or defensible from their earliest times until the later medieval period. In particular it examines the phenomenon of ‘bar locks’ which the author identifies in many different contexts throughout England, Wales, Scotland and Ireland. /ΕΚΚΛΗΣΙΕΣ, ΜΕΣΑΙΩΝΑΣ

Ancient West Mexico in the Mesoamerican Ecumene by Eduardo Williams. Archaeopress Pre-Columbian Archaeology. 2020. ISBN 9781789693539.
This volume presents a long-overdue synthesis and update on West Mexican archaeology. Ancient West Mexico has often been portrayed as a ‘marginal’ or ‘underdeveloped’ area of Mesoamerica. This book shows that the opposite is true and that it played a critical role in the cultural and historical development of the Mesoamerican ecumene. /ΑΡΧΑΙΟ ΔΥΤΙΚΟ ΜΕΞΙΚΟ, ΜΕΣΟΑΜΕΡΙΚΑΝΙΚΗ ΟΙΚΟΥΜΕΝΗ

Lost Worlds of Ancient and Modern Greece: Gilbert Bagnani: The Adventures of a Young Italian Archaeologist in Greece, 1921-1924 by Ian Begg. Archaeological Lives. 2020. ISBN 9781789694529.
This book relates three years (1921-1924) in the life of Gilbert Bagnani, a young Italian archaeologist in Greece, based on his letters to his mother in Rome, at first as a non-partisan observer of, and later as an active participant in, some of the most tumultuous events in modern Greek history. / ΧΑΜΕΝΟΙ ΚΟΣΜΟΙ ΣΤΗΝ ΑΡΧΑΙΑ ΚΑΙ ΣΥΓΧΡΟΝΗ ΕΛΛΑΔΑ

Ceramics and Atlantic Connections: Late Roman and Early Medieval Imported Pottery on the Atlantic Seaboard Proceedings of an International Symposium at Newcastle University, March 2014 ed. Maria Duggan, Mark Jackson and Sam Turner. Roman and Late Antique Mediterranean Pottery 15. ISBN 9781789693379.
Papers focus on the pottery of Mediterranean origin imported into the Atlantic, as well as ceramics of Atlantic production which had widespread distribution. They examine chronologies and relative distributions, and consider the composition of key Atlantic assemblages, revealing new insights into the networks of exchange between c. 400-700 AD. /ΚΕΡΑΜΙΚΗ ΚΑΙ ΑΤΛΑΝΤΙΚΕΣ ΣΥΝΔΕΣΕΙΣ

El instrumental de pesca en el Fretum Gaditanum (siglos V a.C. - VI d.C.): Análisis tipo-cronológico y comparativa atlántico-mediterránea by José Manuel Vargas Girón. 2020. ISBN 9781789693850.
The study of fishing tackle is an innovative area of research which is improving our understanding of one of the most important past economic activities: fishing. This book analyses fishing tackle in the region known as Fretum Gaditanum (the Strait of Gibraltar), where over a thousand pieces of evidence have been inventoried. / ΨΑΡΕΜΑ, ΑΤΛΑΝΤΙΚΟΣ, ΜΕΣΟΓΕΙΟΣ

Ephyra-Epirus: The Mycenaean Acropolis: Results of the Excavations 1975-1986 and 2007-2008 ed. Thanasis I. Papadopoulos and Evangelia Papadopoulou-Chrysikopoulou. 2020. ISBN 9781789693713.
This volume presents the results of the 1975-1986 and 2007-2008 excavations on the prehistoric-Mycenaean acropolis of Ephyra, one of the most important Bronze Age sites of Epirus. Ephyra is a small coastal fortified site in the region of the lower Acheron valley, and it has produced impressive and, in some cases, unique Bronze Age remains. /ΕΦΥΡΑ, ΗΠΕΙΡΟΣ, ΜΥΚΗΝΑΪΚΗ ΑΚΡΟΠΟΛΗ, ΑΧΕΡΩΝ 

The Hypocephalus: An Ancient Egyptian Funerary Amulet by Tamás Mekis. Archaeopress Egyptology 24. 2020. ISBN 9781789693331.
The hypocephalus is an element of Late Period and Ptolemaic funerary equipment—an amuletic disc placed under the head of mummies. Its shape emulates the sun’s disc, and its form is planar (although it is occasionally concave). This volume analyses the written records and iconography of these objects. /ΥΠΟΚΕΦΑΛΟΣ, ΑΙΓΥΠΤΟΣ, ΑΡΧΑΙΟ ΝΕΚΡΟΤΑΦΕΙΟ

Khirbat Faris: Rural Settlement, Continuity and Change in Southern Jordan The Nabatean to Modern Periods (1st century BC – 20th century AD): Volume 1: Stratigraphy, Finds and Architecture ed. Alison McQuitty, Holly Parton and Andrew Petersen. 2020. ISBN 9781789693898.
This volume is the first of three which chart the temporal and spatial occupational fluctuations at the site of Khirbat Faris in Southern Jordan and the stories of the communities that lived there. The excavation report follows the site and its environs throughout their many phases of use and occupation, from the 13th century BC to the present day. / ΝΟΤΙΑ ΙΟΡΔΑΝΙΑ

On the Borders of World-Systems: Contact Zones in Ancient and Modern Times by Yervand Margaryan. 2020. ISBN 9781789693416.
This work examines the historical, archaeological, and political interpretations of world-systems theory and geocivilizational analysis. The macrosociological issues of ancient and modern history are presented through five case-studies, concentrating on the Taurus-Caucasus region, which functioned as a contact zone throughout the different periods. / ΤΑΥΡΟΣ-ΚΑΥΚΑΣΟΣ, ΜΑΚΡΟΚΟΙΝΩΝΙΟΛΟΓΙΑ, ΓΕΕΩΠΟΛΙΤΙΚΗ

The Rock-Art Landscapes of Rombalds Moor, West Yorkshire: Standing on Holy Ground by Vivien Deacon. 2020. ISBN 9781789694581.
This landscape study of the rock-art of Rombalds Moor, West Yorkshire, considers views of and from the sites. In an attempt to understand the rock-art landscapes of prehistory the study considered the environment of the moor and its archaeology along with the ethnography from the whole circumpolar region. / ΡΟΜΠΑΛΝΤΣ, ΓΙΟΡΣΑΪΡ

‘Scènes de Gynécées’ Figured Ostraca from New Kingdom Egypt: Iconography and Intent by Joanne Backhouse. Archaeopress Egyptology. 2020. ISBN 9781789693454.
This work examines images of women and children drawn on ostraca from Deir el-Medina, referred to in previous scholarship as ‘Scènes de Gynécées’ / ΓΥΝΑΙΚΕΣ. This publication represents the first systematic study of this material, and it brings together ostraca from museums worldwide to form a corpus united contextually, thematically and stylistically. /ΟΣΤΡΑΚΑ, ΝΕΟ ΒΑΣΙΛΕΙΟ, ΑΙΓΥΠΤΟΣ


ΠΗΓΗ: Archaeopress. Γ. Λεκάκης "ΒΙΒΛΙΟΓΡΑΦΙΑ ΑΡΧΑΙΟΛΟΓΙΑΣ". ΑΡΧΕΙΟΝ ΠΟΛΙΤΙΣΜΟΥ, 22.1.2020.

ΛΕΞΕΙΣ: ΒΙΒΛΙΟΓΡΑΦΙΑ ΑΡΧΑΙΟΛΟΓΙΑΣ, ΒΙΒΛΙΟ, ΑΡΧΑΙΟΛΟΓΙΑ, ΒΙΒΛΙΑ, ΒΙΒΛΙΑ ΑΡΧΑΙΟΛΟΓΙΚΑ
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