New PDF release: Anglo-Saxon Studies in Archaeology and History 14: Early

By Sarah Semple,Howard Williams

ISBN-10: 0947816151

ISBN-13: 9780947816155

Volume 14 of the Anglo-Saxon stories in Archaeology and historical past sequence is devoted to the archaeology of early medieval demise, burial and commemoration. Incorporating stories focusing upon Anglo-Saxon England in addition to examine encompassing western Britain, Continental Europe and Scandinavia, this quantity originated because the complaints of a two-day convention held on the college of Exeter in February 2004. It includes of an advent that outlines the main debates and new ways in early medieval mortuary archaeology by means of eighteen cutting edge study papers supplying new interpretations of the cloth tradition, monuments and panorama context of early medieval mortuary practices. Papers give a contribution to various ongoing debates together with the research of ethnicity, faith, ideology and social reminiscence from burial facts. the quantity additionally comprises cemetery reviews of early Anglo-Saxon cemeteries from Cambridgeshire.

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