The Archaeology of Britain: An Introduction from the Upper Palaeolithic to the Industrial Revolution

Synopsis

The Archaeology of Britain is a comprehensive and up-to-date introduction to all the archaeological periods covering Britain from early prehistory to the industrial revolution. It provides a one-stop textbook for the entire archaeology of Britain and reflects the most recent developments in archaeology both as a field subject and as an academic discipline.Chapters are:* accessibly written by experts in the relevant field;* organised in chronological order;* followed by two-level bibliographies, the first providing core reading material, the second a more detailed guide to the subject area;* highly illustrated with photographs, maps, graphs and tables.This collection is essential reading for undergraduates in archaeology, and all those interested in British archaeology, history and geography.

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Publisher: Place of publication:
  • London
Publication year:
  • 1999