all ebooks in category: Archaeology (86)

Understanding Collapse: Ancient History and Modern Myths
English | June 26, 2017 | ISBN: 110715149X, 1316606074 | True PDF | 462 pages | 53.3 MB

Understanding Collapse explores the collapse of ancient civilisations, such as the Roman Empire, the Maya, and Easter Island. In this lively survey, Guy D. Middleton …

Dr Space Junk vs The Universe: Archaeology and the Future (The MIT Press)
2019 | ISBN: 0262043432 | English | 304 pages | PDF | 3 MB

A pioneering space archaeologist explores artifacts left behind in space and on Earth, from moon dust to Elon Musk's red sports car. Alice Gorman is …

Making Archives in Early Modern Europe: Proof, Information, and Political Record-Keeping, 1400-1700
2019 | ISBN: 1108473784 | English | 364 pages | PDF | 6 MB

European states were overwhelmed with information around 1500. Their agents sought to organize their overflowing archives to provide trustworthy evidence and comprehensive knowledge that was …

Pompeian Households: An Analysis of the Material Culture (Monographs) [Repost]
English | October 1, 2004 | ISBN: 0917956966 | 272 pages | PDF | 62 Mb

Studies of Pompeian material culture have traditionally been dominated by art-historical approaches, but recently there has been a renewed and burgeoning interest in Pompeian houses …

The Goths: Lost Civilizations
English | January 15, 2018 | ISBN: 1780238452 | PDF | 208 pages | 14.1 MB

The Goths are truly a “lost civilization.” Sweeping down from the north, ancient Gothic tribes sacked the imperial city of Rome and set in motion …

The Buried: An Archaeology of the Egyptian Revolution
English | May 7th, 2019 | ISBN: 0525559566 | 478 pages | EPUB | 8.74 MB

From the acclaimed author of River Town and Oracle Bones, an intimate excavation of life in one of the world's oldest civilizations at a time …

Architecture, Society, and Ritual in Viking Age Scandinavia: Doors, Dwellings, and Domestic Space
English | April 18, 2019 | ISBN: 1108497225 | PDF | 296 pages | 12.3 MB

In this book, Marianne Hem Eriksen explores the social organization of Viking Age Scandinavia through a study of domestic architecture, and in particular, the doorway. …

Shadow Sites: Photography, Archaeology, and the British Landscape 1927-1951
English | ISBN: 0199206325 | 2007 | 336 pages | PDF | 11 MB

In mid-twentieth-century Britain, an archaeological vision of the British landscape reassured and enchanted a number of writers, artists, photographers, and film-makers. From John Piper, Eric …

The Metal Road of the Eastern Eurasian Steppe: The Formation of the Xiongnu Confederation and the Silk Road
English | PDF | 2020 | 634 Pages | ISBN : 9813291540 | 24.55 MB

This book is one of the first to systematically explore cultural interactions between the Northern Zone of China and the Eurasian Steppe, with a focus …

Making Ancient Cities: Space and Place in Early Urban Societies
English | 2014 | ISBN: 1107046521 | 437 pages | PDF | 22 MB

This volume investigates how the structure and use of space developed and changed in cities, and examines the role of different societal groups in shaping …