Prehistory
epub |eng | 2011-12-14 | Author:Alan Butler

Avebury Avebury, near Marlborough, Wiltshire LATITUDE : 51° 25’ 43.04” N LONGITUDE : 1° 51’ 14.66” W Avebury is my favourite stone circle in the south of England, partly because ...
( Category: Landmarks & Monuments August 5,2020 )
azw3 |eng | 2016-10-11 | Author:The Producers of Ancient Aliens [Producers of Ancient Aliens, The]

A skull reputed to be that of Mary Magdalene, dipped in gold and encased in a golden headpiece, at the Basilique Sainte-Marie-Madeleine in Saint-Maximin-la-Sainte-Baume, France. Medieval legend held that, after ...
( Category: Shows August 4,2020 )
epub |eng | 2014-12-09 | Author:Gideon Shelach-Lavi [Shelach-Lavi]

Bronze Industry and State-Level Ceremonies The bronze production at Erlitou clearly surpasses anything seen elsewhere in China before or during this period in regard to sophistication and quantity. The size ...
( Category: Prehistory July 21,2020 )
epub |eng | 2017-07-14 | Author:Penny Bickle,Daniela Hofmann,Joshua Pollard

10 Size matters? Exploring exceptional buildings in the central European early Neolithic Daniela Hofmann and Eva Lenneis Introduction: about the longhouse ‘The longhouse was the central fact of LBK existence’, ...
( Category: Prehistory July 3,2020 )
azw3 |eng | 2019-10-14 | Author:Barry Cunliffe [Cunliffe, Barry]

8.8 The body of the man buried beneath kurgan 2 at Pazyryk was heavily tattooed (opposite). The inset (right) shows two of the images of twisted animal motifs adorning one ...
( Category: Prehistory July 2,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-04-29 | Author:Barry Cunliffe [Cunliffe, Barry]

8.6a/b Cape with tight sleeves from kurgan 2 at Pazyryk. Made from squirrel skin with the fur inward. The outer surface is ornamented with leather cut-out patterns dyed dark red. ...
( Category: Prehistory May 1,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-04-15 | Author:Robert Drews;

2 Drews, The Coming of the Greeks: Indo-European Conquests in the Aegean and the Near East (Princeton, 1988), especially 74–120; see also Cassin, “Char de guerre,” 298; Littauer and Crouwel, ...
( Category: Prehistory April 20,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Catherine Frieman [Catherine Frieman]

6 THE CULTURAL BIOGRAPHY OF THE SCANDINAVIAN DAGGERS IN THE NORTHERN NETHERLANDS Annelou van Gijn The Scandinavian daggers which were brought to the northern Netherlands in great numbers during the ...
( Category: Prehistory April 2,2020 )
epub |eng | 2010-04-01 | Author:Christine Desdemaines-Hugon [Desdemaines-Hugon, Christine]

The train moves back to the junction, taking the left fork this time, the one leading to the Great Ceiling. Just at the fork, on the ceiling above the protruding, ...
( Category: Prehistory April 2,2020 )
azw3 |eng | 2010-02-18 | Author:Christine Desdemaines-Hugon

The train moves back to the junction, taking the left fork this time, the one leading to the Great Ceiling. Just at the fork, on the ceiling above the protruding, ...
( Category: Prehistory April 2,2020 )
azw3 |eng | 2015-09-07 | Author:Aldhouse-Green, Miranda [Aldhouse-Green, Miranda]

X-ray of the Yde Girl’s upper body showing the pronounced and disabling curvature of her spine, a condition that would have caused her to walk painfully and with a lurching ...
( Category: Prehistory April 2,2020 )
azw3 |eng | 2018-09-17 | Author:Fagan, Brian M. & Durrani, Nadia [Fagan, Brian M.]

Further Reading Bellwood, Peter. 1997. The History of the Indo-Malaysian Archipelago, 2nd ed. Honolulu, HI: University of Hawaii Press. Hunt, Terry, and Carl Lipo. 2011. The Statues that Walked. New ...
( Category: Fossils April 2,2020 )
epub |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:Susan McCarter [McCarter, Susan]

Diet Paleopathologists also study bones and teeth for clues about exactly what Neolithic people ate. Bones are particularly useful because bone collagen (a fibrous tissue that connects the cells) retains ...
( Category: Prehistory March 23,2020 )
epub |eng | 2018-12-06 | Author:richard heath

Figure 1.1. Diagram of cross-section of Earth showing how the ancients determined the Earth’s radius (x) and circumference (2πx) specifically at latitude 48.19° north, in Brittany, where a simple right-angled ...
( Category: Prehistory March 20,2020 )
epub |eng | 2011-05-11 | Author:Graham Phillips [Graham Phillips]

9 A Sudden Calm BECAUSE THE MOST comprehensive historical records of the period have survived from the countries of the Middle East, let’s begin by examining what happened here. A ...
( Category: Prehistory March 19,2020 )