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The UCL Institute of Archaeology Bookshelf highlights forthcoming and recently authored and edited books by members of the Institute community.

Forthcoming and recently published volumes

2021  

The Dawn of Everything (forthcoming 2021, Penguin)
The Dawn of Everything: A New History of Humanity - Penguin (forthcoming 2021, David Wengrow)

The Oxford Handbook of Islamic Archaeology (2021, OUP) bookcover
The Oxford Handbook of Islamic Archaeology - OUP (2021, Eds. Bethany Walker, Timothy Insoll & Corisande Fenwick)

The Wandering Herd: The Medieval Cattle Economy of South-East England c.450-1450 (Windgather Press, 2021)

The Wandering Herd: The Medieval Cattle Economy of South-East England c.450-1450 - Windgather Press (2021, Andrew Margetts)

2020  

A Consideration of Gender Roles and Relations in the Aegean Bronze Age Interpreted from Gestures and Proxemics in Art 2020 (BAR) - bookcover

A Consideration of Gender Roles and Relations in the Aegean Bronze Age Interpreted from Gestures and Proxemics in Art - BAR Publishing (2020, Susan Poole. UCL Institute of Archaeology PhD Series 3)

A Short History of the Etruscans by Corinna Riva, Bloomsbury 2020 (bookcover)
A Short History of the Etruscans - Bloomsbury (2020, Corinna Riva)

Deterritorializing the Future 2020 (Open Humanities Press) - bookcover
Deterritorializing the Future: Heritage in, of and after the Anthropocene - Open Humanities Press (2020, Eds. Rodney Harrison & Colin Sterling)

Digging up Jericho 2020 (Archaeopress) - bookcover
Digging up Jericho: Past, Present and Future - Archaeopress (2020, Eds. Rachael Sparks, Bill Finlayson, Bart Wagemakers, Josef Briffa)

Early Islamic North Africa 2020 (Bloomsbury) - bookcover
Early Islamic North Africa: A New Perspective - Bloomsbury (2020, Corisande Fenwick)

Etruscan Literacy in its Social Context 2020 (Accordia) - bookcover
Etruscan Literacy in its Social Context - Accordia (2020, Ed. Ruth Whitehouse)

Heritage Conservation and Social Engagement 2020 (UCL Press) - bookcover
Heritage Conservation and Social Engagement - UCL Press (2020, Eds. Renata F. Peters, Iris L. F. den Boer, Jessica J. Johnson & Susanna Pancaldo)

Heritage Futures 2020 (UCL Press) - bookcover
Heritage Futures - UCL Press (2020, Rodney Harrison, Caitlin DeSilvey, Cornelius Holtorf, Sharon Macdonald, Nadia Bartolini, Esther Breithoff, Harald Fredheim, Antony Lyons, Sarah May, Jennie Morgan & Sefryn Penrose)

The Horse Butchery Site: A high resolution record of Lower Palaeolithic hominin behaviour at Boxgrove, UK 2020 (Archaeology South-East/SpoilHeap Publications) - bookcover
The Horse Butchery Site:
A high resolution record of Lower Palaeolithic hominin behaviour at Boxgrove, UK - Archaeology South-East/SpoilHeap Publications
(2020, Matt Pope, Simon Parfitt & Mark Roberts)

The Medieval Hospital of St Mary's and other Features: Excavations at Friary Place, Strood, Kent 2020 (Archaeology South-East/SpoilHeap Publications) - bookcover
The Medieval Hospital of St Mary's and other Features: Excavations at Friary Place, Strood, Kent - Archaeology South-East/SpoilHeap Publications (2020, Giles Dawkes. Occasional Paper 11)

The Middle Kingdom Ramesseum Papyri Tomb and its Archaeological Context (Gianluca Miniaci, 2020) - bookcover
The Middle Kingdom Ramesseum Papyri Tomb and its Archaeological Context, Kitab – Egyptology in Focus 1 - Nicanor Books (2020, Gianluca Miniaci)

Neolithic Spaces Vol. 1 (Accordia, 2020) bookcover
Neolithic Spaces: Social and Sensory Landscapes of the First Farmers of Italy, Vol. 1 - Accordia (2020, Sue Hamilton & Ruth Whitehouse)

Neolithic Spaces Vol 2 (2020, Accordia) bookcover
Neolithic Spaces: Social and Sensory Landscapes of the First Farmers of Italy, Vol. 2 - Accordia (2020, Sue HamiltonRuth Whitehouse & Mike Seager Thomas)

On the Hunt for Medieval Whales: Zooarchaeological, historical and social perspectives on cetacean exploitation in medieval northern and western Europe (2020, BAR) - bookcover

On the Hunt for Medieval Whales: Zooarchaeological, historical and social perspectives on cetacean exploitation in medieval northern and western Europe - BAR Publishing (2020, Youri van den Hurk. UCL Institute of Archaeology PhD Series 4)

The Pasts and Presence of Art in South Africa: Technologies, Ontologies and Agents - Cambridge McDonald Institute Monograph (2020, Chris Wingfield, John Giblin & Rachel King)
The Pasts and Presence of Art in South Africa: Technologies, Ontologies and Agents - McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research (2020, Chris Wingfield, John Giblin & Rachel King)

Stonehenge for the Ancestors: Part 1 (Sidestone Press, 2020) bookcover
Stonehenge for the Ancestors: Part 1 Landscape and Monuments - Sidestone Press (2020, Mike Parker Pearson, Joshua Pollard, Colin Richards, Julian Thomas, Chris Tilley & Kate Welham
  
2019  

Ancient Maya Settlement and the Alacranes Bajo: Landscape and communities in the Three Rivers Region, Northwestern Belize - BAR Publishing (2019, Gail A. Hammond. UCL Institute of Archaeology PhD Series 2)

Anglo-Saxon Towers of Lordship - Oxford University Press (2019, Michael Shapland)

The Beaker People: isotopes, mobility, and diet in prehistoric Britain - Oxbow Books (2019, Eds. Mike Parker Pearson, Alison Sheridan, Mandy Jay, Andrew Chamberlain, Michael Richards & Jane Evans)

Hellenistic and Roman Terracottas - Brill (2019, Eds. G. Papantoniou, D. Michaelides and Maria Dikomitou-Eliadou)

Heritage, Photography and the Affective Past - Routledge (2019, Colin Sterling. UCL Institute of Archaeology Critical Cultural Heritage Series)

Living by the creek: Excavations at Kemsley, Sittingbourne, Kent - Archaeology South-East/SpoilHeap Publications (2019, Giles Dawkes. Occasional Paper 10)

Material Cultures of Childhood in Second World War Britain - Routledge (2019, Gabriel Moshenska)

Pattern and Process in the Material Culture of Anglo-Saxon Non-elite Rural Settlements - BAR Publishing (2019, Hana Lewis. UCL Institute of Archaeology PhD Series 1)

Polity and Neighbourhood in Early Medieval Europe - Brepols Publishers (2019, Eds. Julio Escalona, Orri Vésteinsson & Stuart Brookes)

Scattered Finds: Archaeology, Egyptology and Museums - UCL Press (2019, Alice Stevenson)

View From The Edge: Archaeological Investigation on the Manhood Peninsula, Selsey for the Medmerry Managed Realignment Scheme - Archaeology South-East/SpoilHeap Publications (2019, Pip Stephenson & Kristina Krawiec. Monograph 20)

Beyond the Wantsum: Archaeological investigations in South Thanet, Kent - Archaeology South-East/SpoilHeap Publications (2019, Giles Dawkes, Diccon Hart, Kathryn Grant & Dan Swift. Monograph 22)

2018  

Archaeologists in Print: Publishing for the People - UCL Press (2018, Amara Thornton)

The Archaeology of Medicine and Healthcare - Routledge (2018, Eds. Naomi Sykes & Julia Shaw. Special volume of World Archaeology 50(3))

The Arts of Making in Ancient Egypt. Voices, Images, and Objects of Material Producers 2000–1550 BC -  Sidestone Press (2018, Eds. Gianluca Miniaci, Juan Carlos Moreno García, Stephen Quirke and Andréas Stauder)

The Boxgrove Wider Area Project: Mapping the early Middle Pleistocene deposits of the Slindon Formation across the coastal plain of West Sussex and eastern Hampshire - Archaeology South-East/SpolHeap Publications (2018, M.B. Roberts & M.I. Pope)

Cille Pheadair. A Norse Farmstead and Pictish Burial Cairn in South Uist - Oxbow (2018, Mike Parker Pearson, Mark Brennand, Jacqui Mulville & Helen Smith)

Far from the Hearth: Essays in Honour of Martin K. Jones - McDonald Institute for Archaeology Research Monographs (2018, Eds. Emma Lightfoot, Xinyi Liu & Dorian Q Fuller)

The First Farmers of Europe: An Evolutionary Perspective - Cambridge University Press (2018, Stephen Shennan. World Archaeology Series)

How Houses Evolved: Houses in the Eastern High Weald of Sussex 1350–1750 - Archaeology South-East/SpoilHeap Publications (2018, Jane Briscoe, Barbara Martin, David Martin & Christopher Whittick. Monograph 19)

In Life and Death: Archaeological Excavations at the Queen’s Chapel of the Savoy, London - Archaeology South-East/SpoilHeap Publications (2018, Lucy Sibun & Paola Ponce. Monograph 17)

Museum Learning: Theory and Research as Tools for Enhancing Practice - Routledge (2018, Jill Hohenstein & Theano Moussouri)

Profane Egyptologists. The Modern Revival of Ancient Egyptian Religion - Routledge (2018, Paul Harrison. UCL Critical Cultural Heritage Series)

Revolutionizing a World: From Small States to Universalism in the Pre-Islamic Near East - UCL Press (2018, Mark Altaweel and Andrea Squitieri)

Things that Travelled: Mediterranean Glass in the First Millennium AD - UCL Press (2018, Eds. Daniela Rosenow, Matt Phelps, Andrew Meek & Ian Freestone)

Water Societies and Technologies from the Past and Present - UCL Press (2018, Eds. Mark Altaweel & Yijie Zhuang)

WEALDBǢRA: Excavations at Wickhurst Green, Broadbridge Heath and the Landscape of the West Central Weald. Archaeology South-East/SpoilHeap Publications (2018, Andrew Margetts. Monograph 18)

2017  

The Aghlabids and their Neighbors: Art and Material Culture in Ninth-Century North Africa - Brill (2017, Eds. Glaire D. Anderson, Corisande Fenwick & Mariam Rosser-Owen. Handbook of Oriental Studies 122)

Ancient Ivory: Masterpieces of the Assyrian Empire - Thames & Hudson (2017, Georgina Herrmann)

 

Archaeology and Environmental Ethics. Special Volume of World Archaeology 48(4) -  Routledge (2016-17, Ed. Julia Shaw)

Beside the River Trent: Archaeological Investigations at Shardlow Quarry, Derbyshire - Archaeology South-East/SpoilHeap Publications (2017, K. Krawiec, A.J. Howard & B.R. Greary)

Between Memory Sites and Memory Networks. New Archaeological and Historical Perspectives - Topoi (2017, Eds. Kerstin Hofmann, Reinhard Bernbeck & Ulrike Sommer. Berlin Studies of the Ancient World 45)

Between Thames and Medway: Archaeological Excavations on The Hoo Peninsula & Its Environs - Archaeology South-East/SpoilHeap Publications (2017, Giles Dawkes. Monograph 13)

Collecting, Ordering, Governing: Anthropology, Museums and Liberal Government - Duke University Press (2017, Tony Bennett, Fiona Cameron, Nélia Dias, Ben Dibley, Rodney Harrison, Ira Jacknis & Conal McCarthy)

Crossing the Human Threshold: Dynamic Transformation and Persistent Places during the Middle Pleistocene - Routledge (2017, Eds. 
Matt Pope, Clive Gamble & John McNabb)

Key Concepts in Public Archaeology - UCL Press (2017, Ed. Gabriel Moshenska)

Museums in the Second World War: Curators, Culture and Change -  Routledge (2017, Catherine Pearson with Suzanne Keene (Ed.))

Uncivilised Genes: Human Evolution and the Urban Paradox - Independent Thinking Press (2017, Gustav Milne)