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Landscape archaeology books

See below for a selection of the latest books from Landscape archaeology category. Presented with a red border are the Landscape archaeology books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading.

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Recently Published

Landscape in the Longue DureE A History and Theory of Pebbles in a Pebbled Heathland Landscape by Christopher Tilley Landscape in the Longue DureE A History and Theory of Pebbles in a Pebbled Heathland Landscape


Format: Hardback - Released: 06/10/2017

Landscape in the Longue DureE A History and Theory of Pebbles in a Pebbled Heathland Landscape by Christopher Tilley Landscape in the Longue DureE A History and Theory of Pebbles in a Pebbled Heathland Landscape


Format: Paperback - Released: 06/10/2017

Megaliths of Wales Mysterious Sites in the Landscape by Chris Barber Megaliths of Wales Mysterious Sites in the Landscape

The ancient standing stones, stone circles and burial chambers of Wales - remarkable feats of construction that are surrounded by legend.
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/08/2017

Summer Farms Seasonal Exploitation of the Uplands from Prehistory to the Present by John Collis Summer Farms Seasonal Exploitation of the Uplands from Prehistory to the Present

This is the first overview of summer farm sites in Europe written from an archaeological point of view.
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/08/2017

Street Trees in Britain A History by Mark Johnston Street Trees in Britain A History

The trees that line our streets represent `living history' in the midst of our modern streetscapes. This is the first book on the history of Britain's street trees and it gives a highly readable account of their story, from the...
Format: Paperback - Released: 23/06/2017

A Pilgrim's Guide to Sacred London by Jason Goodwin, John Michell A Pilgrim's Guide to Sacred London
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Format: Paperback - Released: 01/06/2017

Due antiche diocesi dello stretto di Messina Insediamento, manufatti, infrastrutture e produzione nell'eparchia delle Saline e nelle isole Eolie tra Tardoantico e alto Medioevo by Francesca Zagari Due antiche diocesi dello stretto di Messina Insediamento, manufatti, infrastrutture e produzione nell'eparchia delle Saline e nelle isole Eolie tra Tardoantico e alto Medioevo

This monograph is a comparative study of the Saline area and of the Aeolian Islands dioceses' settlement in Late Antiquity and in the Early Middle ages.
Format: Paperback - Released: 22/03/2017

The Roman Garden Space, Sense, and Society by Katharine T. (Brock University, Canada) von Stackelberg The Roman Garden Space, Sense, and Society
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This innovative book is the first comprehensive study of ancient Roman gardens to combine literary and archaeological evidence with contemporary space theory. It applies a variety of interdisciplinary methods including access analysis, literary and gender theory to offer a critical...
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/02/2017

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Geoarchaeology of Aboriginal Landscapes in Semi-arid Australia by Patricia Fanning, Simon Holdaway Geoarchaeology of Aboriginal Landscapes in Semi-arid Australia
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Examines the ways in which Aboriginal people interacted with their environment in the past at Fowlers Gap Station.
Format: Paperback - Released: 22/01/2018

Archaeology and Geomatics Harvesting the benefits of 10 years of training in the Iberian Peninsula (2006-2015) by Victorino Mayoral Herrera Archaeology and Geomatics Harvesting the benefits of 10 years of training in the Iberian Peninsula (2006-2015)


Format: Paperback - Released: 28/01/2018

Archaeology and Geomatics Harvesting the benefits of 10 years of training in the Iberian Peninsula (2006-2015) by Victorino Mayoral Herrera Archaeology and Geomatics Harvesting the benefits of 10 years of training in the Iberian Peninsula (2006-2015)


Format: Hardback - Released: 28/01/2018

Dolmens in the Levant by James A. Fraser Dolmens in the Levant

When Western explorers first encountered dolmens in the Levant, they thought they had discovered the origins of a megalithic phenomenon that spread as far as the Atlantic coast. Although European dolmens are now considered an unrelated tradition, many researchers continue...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/01/2018

Water and Society from Ancient Times to the Present Resilience, Decline, and Revival by Federica Sulas Water and Society from Ancient Times to the Present Resilience, Decline, and Revival

As water availability, management and conservation become global challenges, there is now wide consensus that historical knowledge can provide crucial information to address present water crises. Moreover, water takes in different forms from rainfall to groundwater and soil moisture, and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/02/2018

Champion The Making and Unmaking of the English Midland Landscape by Tom Williamson, Robert Liddiard, Tracey Partida Champion The Making and Unmaking of the English Midland Landscape
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This archaeological landcscape study examines the origins of villages and open fields, and their development in the late- and post-medieval periods in the English Midlands.
Format: Hardback - Released: 14/02/2018

Biography of an Industrial Landscape Carlsberg's Urban Spaces Retold by Svava Riesto Biography of an Industrial Landscape Carlsberg's Urban Spaces Retold

Carlsberg site, Copenhagen; landscape biography; regeneration of industrial sites
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/02/2018

The Real Mound Builders of North America A Critical Realist Prehistory of the Eastern Woodlands, 200 BC-1450 AD by A. Martin Byers The Real Mound Builders of North America A Critical Realist Prehistory of the Eastern Woodlands, 200 BC-1450 AD

The Real Mound Builders of North America contrasts the dominant evolutionary view that emphasizes abrupt discontinuities with the Hopewellian ceremonial assemblage and mounds. Byers argues that these communities persisted unchanged in terms of their essential social structures and cultural traditions,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/03/2018

Paths to the Past Encounters with Britain's Hidden Landscapes by Francis Pryor Paths to the Past Encounters with Britain's Hidden Landscapes

Discover the hidden corners and forgotten crevices of Britain's landscapes, from lost rural treasures to unseen urban gems.Landscapes reflect and shape our behaviour. They make us who we are and bear witness to the shifting patterns of human life over...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/03/2018

Other books in this genre

Sea Ports and Sea Power African Maritime Cultural Landscapes by Lynn Harris Sea Ports and Sea Power African Maritime Cultural Landscapes

While the concept of a maritime landscape is very broad, a more focused thematic strategy draws together a number of case studies in South Africa, Namibia, Tanzania, and Nigeria with a common thread.Specifically, the contributors address the sub-theme of sea...
Format: Paperback - Released: 21/12/2016

Snails Archaeology and Landscape Change by Paul Davies Snails Archaeology and Landscape Change

The remains of snails in ancient soils and sediments are one of the most important biological indicators of past landscapes, and have attracted study for well over a century. In spite of this, the only English-language textbook was published in...
Format: Paperback - Released: 03/09/2016

Lukurmata Household Archaeology in Prehispanic Bolivia by Marc Bermann Lukurmata Household Archaeology in Prehispanic Bolivia

Household archaeology, together with community and regional settlement information, forms the basis for a unique local perspective of Andean prehistory in this study of the evolution of the site of Lukurmata, a pre-Columbian community in highland Bolivia. First established nearly...
Format: Hardback - Released: 19/04/2016

Water as a morphogen in landscapes/L'eau comme morphogene dans les paysages Proceedings of the XVII UISPP World Congress (1-7 September 2014, Burgos, Spain) Volume 4/Session A14 by Sandrine Robert Water as a morphogen in landscapes/L'eau comme morphogene dans les paysages Proceedings of the XVII UISPP World Congress (1-7 September 2014, Burgos, Spain) Volume 4/Session A14

Water as generator of networks was the core topic of the second session organized by the commission Theory and Methods in Landscape Archaeology: Archeogeography that began in 2011 on occasion of the Florianopolis Congress.
Format: Paperback - Released: 18/04/2016

Summer Farms Seasonal Exploitation of the Uplands from Prehistory to the Present by John Collis Summer Farms Seasonal Exploitation of the Uplands from Prehistory to the Present

This volume provides case studies of summer farms, as well as brief summaries of other projects in Europe, extending from the Black Sea in the east to northern Spain and Iceland in the west, though with a concentration on the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/04/2016

Conflict Landscapes and Archaeology from Above by Birger Stichelbaut Conflict Landscapes and Archaeology from Above

The study of conflict archaeology has developed rapidly over the decade, fuelled in equal measure by technological advances and creative analytical frameworks. This volume brings together a wide range of perspectives, setting traditional approaches that draw on historical and contemporary...
Format: Hardback - Released: 06/01/2016

EARTH: The Dynamics of non-industrial agriculture: 8,000 years of resilience and innovation: 3 volume set by Patricia C. Anderson EARTH: The Dynamics of non-industrial agriculture: 8,000 years of resilience and innovation: 3 volume set

This series of three Monographs delves into the dynamics of non-industrial, non-mechanised agriculture, from different vantage points - human interaction with plants (including the skills involved), tool use and agricultural techniques, and human adaptation to and interaction with landscapes.
Format: Hardback - Released: 31/12/2015

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