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A quarterly review of archaeology edited by Martin Carver

Current Edition    Volume 77:   Number 297    September 2003

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Research

Eleni AsoutiWood charcoal from Santorini (Thera): new evidence for climate, vegetation and timber imports in the Aegean bronze age
Rakesh Tewari The origins of iron-working in India: new evidence from the Central Ganga Plain and the Eastern Vindhyas
Nerissa Russell & Kevin McGowanDance of the Cranes: crane symbolism at Catalhoyuk and beyond
Christophe Sand, Jacques Bole & André OuetchoPrehistory and its perception in a Melanesian Archipelago : the New Caledonia example
Stephen ChrisomalisThe Egyptian origin of the Greek alphabetic numerals
Christine A. Hastorf Andean Luxury Foods: special food for the ancestors and the deities
D.Ya. Telegin , M. Lillie, I.D. Potekhina, & M.M. KovaliukhSettlement and economy in Neolithic Ukraine. A new chronology
Joaquim FortPopulation expansion in the western Pacific (Austronesia): a wave of advance model
Stephen Carter & Fraser HunterAn Iron Age chariot burial from Scotland
Sheena PanjaMonuments in a flood zone: "builders" and "recipients" in ancient Varendri, (Eastern India and Bangladesh)

Methods

Richards, Schulting, Pettitt, Gray-Jones, Rowley-Conwy, Schadla-Hall and KnüselMesolithic dogs as indicators of marine diet: new evidence from Star Carr and neighbouring sites
John Coles A measure of conviction: recording hierarchy in Scandinavian rock carvings
Denys A. StocksImmutable laws of friction: preparing and fitting stone blocks into the Great Pyramid of Giza
Karen Hardy and Paul Sillitoe Living Lithics. Ethnoarchaeology in Highland Papua New Guinea.

Debate

Dilip K. ChakrabartiArchaeology under the Judiciary : Ayodhya 2003

Reviews

Nicholas James Among the New Books
Review articles
Alasdair WhittleEarly local habitation in Europe Servia I: Anglo-Hellenic rescue excavations 1971-73 directed by Katerina Rhomiopoulou & Cressida Ridley
CRESSIDA RIDLEY, K.A. WARDLE & CATHERINE A. MOULD
Life on a Neolithic site: Bylany ­ situational analysis of artefacts
IVAN PAVLU
Anthony J. FrendoBronze Age urban households of the Levant: how do we really know the past?
The house of the father as fact and symbol: patrimonialism in Ugarit and the ancient Near East
J. DAVID SCHLOEN
Shechem III: the stratigraphy & architecture of Shechem / Tell Balâtah
EDWARD F. CAMPBELL & G.R.H. WRIGHT
Chris Pare Territorial organisation in Iron Age western and Central Europe
Vix et son territoire á l'Age du fer. Fouilles du mont Lassois et environnement du site princier
BRUNO CHAUME
Vyroba a sidla v dobe latenske Lodenice
NATALIE VENCLOVA WITH EVZEN NEUSTUPNY, MIROSLAVSKY, BOZENAY ZAKOVA & PAVLYA VALTEROVA
Territoires celtiques: espaces ethniques et territoires des agglomérations protohistoriques d'Europe occidentale - actes du XXIVe colloque international de l'AFEAF, Martigues, 1-4 juin 2000
DOMINIQUE GARCIA & FLORENCE VERDIN (ed.>
Robin OsbourneGetting history from Greek archaeology - 'some way to go'
Greek mysteries: the archaeology and ritual of ancient Greek secret cults
MICHAEL B. COSMOPOULOS
The hunt in ancient Greece
JUDITH M. BARRINGER
Style and politics in Athenian vase-painting: the craft of democracy, ca 530-460 BCE
RICHARD T. NEER
David Wengrow On desert origins for the ancient Egyptians
The archaeology of Nabta Playa (Holocene Settlement of the Egyptian Sahara Vol. 1)
FRED WENDORF, ROMUALD SCHILD & ASSCTES
The pottery of Nabta Playa (Holocene Settlement of the Egyptian Sahara Vol. 2) KIT NELSON & ASSCTES
Genesis of the pharaohs: dramatic new discoveries that rewrite the origins of ancient Egypt TOBY WILKINSON
Else RoesdahlViking ships
Ladby: a Danish ship-grave from the Viking age (Ships & Boats of the North Vol. 3)
ANNE C. SØRENSEN
The Skuldelev ships: topography, archaeology, history, conservation and display
OLE CRUMLIN-PEDERSEN & OLAF OLSEN (ed.)
Michael ThompsonHedging 'power' in the European tradition: functions, finery or fear?
The royal palace institution in the First Millennium BC: regional development and cultural interchange between East and West (Monographs of the Danish Institute at Athens Vol. 4)
INGE NIELSEN (ed.) Behind the castle gate from Medieval to Renaissance
MATTHEW JOHNSON
Spynie Palace and the Bishops of Moray: history, architecture and archaeology (Society of Antiquaries of Scotland Monograph ser. no. 21)
JOHN LEWIS & DENYS PRINGLE
The archaeology of power: England and northern Europe AD 800-1600
JOHN M. STEANE
Book reviews
Paul J. SinclairThe archaeology of southern Africa
PETER MITCHELL
Ravi KorisettarAcheulian culture in peninsular India: an ecological perspective
RAGHUNATH S. PAPPU
E. B. BanningRamad: site Néolithique en Damascène (Syrie) aux VIIIe et VIIe millénaires avant l'ère Chrétienne
HENRI DE CONTENSON with MARIE-CLAIRE CAUVIN, LILIANE COURTOIS, PIERRE DUCOS, MONIQUE DUPEYRON & WILLEM VAN ZEIST
Lucy BlueSacred and secular: ancient Egyptian ships and boats (Archaeological Institute of America Monographs [n.s.] No. 5)
CHERYL A. WARD
Rachael SparksEgypt and the Near East: politics in the Bronze Age
DAVID WARBURTON
Georgina MuskettMinoans
J. LESLEY FITTON
Ian Ralston In the shadow of the brochs: the Iron Age in Scotland
BEVERLEY BALLIN SMITH & IAIN BANKS (ed.)
Ina BergKlassische Archäologie: Grundwissen
TONIO HÖLSCHER with BARBARA BORG, HEIDE FRIELINGHAUS, DANIEL GRAEPLER, SUSANNE MUTH, WOLF-DIETRICH NIEMEIER & MONIKA TRÜMPER.
Lawrence A. Kuznar Earth, water, fleece and fabric: an ethnography and archaeology of Andean camelid herding.
PENELOPE Z. DRANSART.
Prudence M. Rice Teotihuacan: ceramics, chronology and cultural trend
EVELYN CHILDS RATTRAY.
Donna KurtzGreek vases in new contexts: the collecting and trading of Greek vases - an aspect of the modern reception of antiquity
VINNIE NØRSKOV
Mark PluciennikThe languages of archaeology: dialogue, narrative, and writing
ROSEMARY A. JOYCE with ROBERT W. PREUCEL, JEANNE LOPIPARO, CAROLYN GUYER & MICHAEL JOYCE.

Project Gallery

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Anne Haour & Vicky Winton A Palaeolithic cleaver from the Sahel: freak or fact?
Shanti Pappu, Yanni Gunnell, Maurice Taieb, Jean-Philippe Brugal, K. Anupama & Raman Sukumar Excavations at the Palaeolithic site of Attirampakkam, South India
Jody Steele & Timothy Owen Teaching the next generation - archaeology for children
Jesse Byock, Phillip Walker, Jon Erlandson, Per Holck, Jacqueline Eng, Mark Tveskov, Magnus Sigurgeirsson, Patricia Lambert, Madonna Moss, Kaethin Prizer, Melissa Reid, Davide Zori, Ashley Byock & Hilde Fyllingen A Viking Age farm, church, and cemetery at Kirkjuhóll, Mosfell Valley, Iceland
Lech Czerniak, W_odzimierz R_czkowski, Wojciech Sosnowski New prospects for the study of Early Neolithic longhouses in the Polish Lowlands

Rabia Erdogu A major new megalithic complex in Europe
R.T. Hosfield & J.C. Chambers Recent Research at the Broom Lower Palaeolithic Site
Jim Innes, Peter Rowley-Conwy & Jeff Blackford The start of the Mesolithic-Neolithic transition in north-west Europe - the palynological contribution
Gary D. Shaffer Prehistoric soapstone use in north-eastern Maryland
Johannes Kranz Community building and identity: a sculpture park in Malacatoya, Nicaragua
David R. Watters Archaeological landscapes in Costa Rica¹s Cartago Valley

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