Settling with the norm?

Norm and variation in social groups and their material manifestations in (Roman) Iron Age (800 BC–AD 300) settlement sites of the northern Netherlands

Karen M. de Vries | 2021

When studying later prehistoric societies, it is evident that shared practices, as well as variations, exist in the settlement record. Traditionally, the emphasis has mainly been on the elements shared on large scales, the widely…



Tomb 26 on Sai Island

A New Kingdom elite tomb and its relevance for Sai and beyond

Julia Budka | 2021

New Kingdom burial customs in Nubia (northern Sudan) are well traceable by means of large cemeteries, in particular Egyptian style rock-cut shaft tombs with pyramidal superstructures. These tombs and their contents have lately been discussed…



The Ancient Egyptians and the Natural World

Flora, Fauna, and Science

Edited by Salima Ikram, Jessica Kaiser & Stéphanie Porcier | 2021

This book explores the interaction between animals, plants, and humans in ancient Egypt. It draws together different aspects of the bioarchaeology of Egypt: flora, fauna, and human remains. These come from sites throughout the country…



Labouring with large stones

A study into the investment and impact of construction projects on Mycenaean communities in Late Bronze Age Greece

Yannick Boswinkel | 2021

This book explores the cost, expressed in labour, of constructing fortifications during the Late Bronze Age in Greece (ca. 1600 – 1050 BCE). The underlying question for this study is whether the cost of large…



Acclimatising to higher ground

The realities of life of a Pacific Atoll People

Keith Dixon | 2021

Life for people on atolls is hard, affected by droughts, rough seas and other adverse climatic conditions, and now, rise in sea level threatens their very inhabitance. No wonder kinship is the foundation of atoll…



Farm, Hunt, Feast, Celebrate

Animals and Society in Neolithic, Bronze and Iron Age Northern France

Ginette Auxiette & Lamys Hachem | 2021

Building on the experience of twenty-five years of fieldwork and archaeozoological analyses carried out during research projects in various regions of northern France, this book examines animal husbandry and hunting practices over the 5000 year…



Metaaltijden (vol. 8)

Bijdragen in de studie van de metaaltijden

Edited by Stijn Arnoldussen, M.T.C. Hendriksen, Eric Norde & Nynke de Vries | 2021

Deze bundel vormt de neerslag van de 8e Nederlandse (digitale) metaaltijdendag gehouden op 9 oktober 2020. Op die dag werden – door de corona maatregelen in aangepaste vorm – lezingen gehouden over diverse onderwerpen aangaande…



Settling with the norm?

Norm and variation in social groups and their material manifestations in (Roman) Iron Age (800 BC–AD 300) settlement sites of the northern Netherlands

Karen M. de Vries | 2021

When studying later prehistoric societies, it is evident that shared practices, as well as variations, exist in the settlement record. Traditionally, the emphasis has mainly been on the elements shared on large scales, the widely…



Tomb 26 on Sai Island

A New Kingdom elite tomb and its relevance for Sai and beyond

Julia Budka | 2021

New Kingdom burial customs in Nubia (northern Sudan) are well traceable by means of large cemeteries, in particular Egyptian style rock-cut shaft tombs with pyramidal superstructures. These tombs and their contents have lately been discussed…



The Ancient Egyptians and the Natural World

Flora, Fauna, and Science

Edited by Salima Ikram, Jessica Kaiser & Stéphanie Porcier | 2021

This book explores the interaction between animals, plants, and humans in ancient Egypt. It draws together different aspects of the bioarchaeology of Egypt: flora, fauna, and human remains. These come from sites throughout the country…



Labouring with large stones

A study into the investment and impact of construction projects on Mycenaean communities in Late Bronze Age Greece

Yannick Boswinkel | 2021

This book explores the cost, expressed in labour, of constructing fortifications during the Late Bronze Age in Greece (ca. 1600 – 1050 BCE). The underlying question for this study is whether the cost of large…



Acclimatising to higher ground

The realities of life of a Pacific Atoll People

Keith Dixon | 2021

Life for people on atolls is hard, affected by droughts, rough seas and other adverse climatic conditions, and now, rise in sea level threatens their very inhabitance. No wonder kinship is the foundation of atoll…



Farm, Hunt, Feast, Celebrate

Animals and Society in Neolithic, Bronze and Iron Age Northern France

Ginette Auxiette & Lamys Hachem | 2021

Building on the experience of twenty-five years of fieldwork and archaeozoological analyses carried out during research projects in various regions of northern France, this book examines animal husbandry and hunting practices over the 5000 year…



Metaaltijden (vol. 8)

Bijdragen in de studie van de metaaltijden

Edited by Stijn Arnoldussen, M.T.C. Hendriksen, Eric Norde & Nynke de Vries | 2021

Deze bundel vormt de neerslag van de 8e Nederlandse (digitale) metaaltijdendag gehouden op 9 oktober 2020. Op die dag werden – door de corona maatregelen in aangepaste vorm – lezingen gehouden over diverse onderwerpen aangaande…






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