Archaeology in the Zitava Valley I

This volume presents the finds, features and data uncovered and synthesised from our archaeological, pedological, geophysical, archaeobotanical, anthropological, zoo-archaeological and stable isotope studies.

Archaeology in the Zitava Valley I

The early Neolithic site of Vráble (5250-4950 cal BCE) is among the largest LBK settlement agglomerations in Central Europe. This volume presents the finds, features and data uncovered and synthesised from our archaeological, pedological, geophysical, archaeobotanical, anthropological, zoo-archaeological and stable isotope studies.

More Books:

Archaeology in the Žitava Valley I
Language: en
Pages: 541
Authors: Martin Furholt
Categories: Antiquities, Prehistoric
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020 - Publisher:

The early Neolithic site of Vráble (5250-4950 cal BCE) is among the largest LBK settlement agglomerations in Central Europe, and exceptional within the southwest Slovakian area. Geophysical surveys revealed more than 300 houses, grouped into three contemporary neighbourhoods, one of which is delineated by a complex ditched enclosure system. This
The Rise of Metallurgy in Eurasia
Language: en
Pages: 700
Authors: Miljana Radivojević, Benjamin Roberts, Miroslav Marić, Julka Kuzmanović-Cvetković, Thilo Rehren
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-12-23 - Publisher: Archaeopress Publishing Ltd

The Rise of Metallurgy in Eurasia is a landmark study in the evolution of early metallurgy in the Balkans. It demonstrates that far from being a rare and elite practice, the earliest metallurgy in the world was a common and communal craft activity.
Current Approaches to Tells in the Prehistoric Old World
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Antonio Blanco-González, Tobias L. Kienlin
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-11-30 - Publisher: Oxbow Books

Deeply stratified settlements are a distinctive site type featuring prominently in diverse later prehistoric landscapes of the Old World. Their massive materiality has attracted the curiosity of lay people and archaeologists alike. Nowadays a wide variety of archaeological projects are tracking the lifestyles and social practices that led to the
Settlement, Communication and Exchange around the Western Carpathians
Language: en
Pages: 409
Authors: T. L. Kienlin, P. Valde-Nowak, M. Korczyńska
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-11-30 - Publisher: Archaeopress Publishing Ltd

This volume focuses on the complex issues of long-term cultural change in the populations surrounding the Western Carpathians, with the aim of striking a balance between local cultural dynamics, subsistence economy and the alleged importance of far-reaching contacts, and communication and exchange involved in this process.
Experiencing the Frontier and the Frontier of Experience: Barbarian perspectives and Roman strategies to deal with new threats
Language: en
Pages: 244
Authors: Alexander Rubel, Hans-Ulrich Voß
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-12-17 - Publisher: Archaeopress Publishing Ltd

This book considers the Roman Empire’s responses to the threats which were caused by the new geostrategic situation brought on by the crisis of the 3rd century AD, induced by the ‘barbarians’ who – often already part of Roman military structures as mercenaries and auxiliaries – became a veritable menace