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Pig/pork
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Pigs unite and divide people, but why? Pig/Pork explores the love-hate relationship between humans and pigs through the lenses of archaeology, biolo...
Foragers, Farmers, and Fossil Fuels
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The best-selling author of Why the West Rules-for Now examines the evolution and future of human values Most people in the world today think democracy...

Lost city of the Incas
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First published in the 1950s, this is a classic account of the discovery in 1911 of the lost city of Machu Picchu.In 1911 Hiram Bingham, a pre-histori...
London in fragments
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'A beautiful book.' Daily Mail'Exhilaratingly curious.' Evening Standard'Gripping.' Spectator'Brilliant.' Penelope Lively'Indefatigably researched.' C...

The ancient Greeks in 100 facts
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Ancient Greece was never just one nation: it was a disparate collection of independent city-states, often embroiled in war with each other, with separ...
The ghost fields
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WINNER OF THE 2016 CWA DAGGER IN THE LIBRARY. A bullet-ridden body is unearthed from a buried WW2 plane - but the body isn't from WW2. Dr Ruth Gallowa...

Digging the trenches
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Modern research methods - archaeological, historical, forensic - have transformed our view of the past. This is especially true of the history of the ...
Frisians and their North Sea neighbours
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From as early as the first century AD, learned Romans knew of more than one group of people living in north-western Europe beyond their Empire's Galli...

Offa's dyke
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The massive ancient linear earthwork that provides the sole commemoration of an extraordinary Anglo-Saxon king and that gives its name to one of our m...
1177 B.C
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A bold reassessment of what caused the Late Bronze Age collapseIn 1177 B.C., marauding groups known only as the Sea Peoples invaded Egypt. The phara...

Ancient Greece
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An authoritative account of political and military history, art, architecture and culture, fully illustrated throughout.
Excavations at Milla Skerra, Sandwick
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During the late 1st millennium BC into the early 1st millennium AD, the small island of Unst in the far north of the Shetland (and British) Isles was ...

50 finds from Cumbria
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Archaeology is about understanding people in the past from what they have left behind. Objects inform us about how people lived, what they made and wh...
50 finds from Manchester and Merseyside
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Greater Manchester and Merseyside are built-up, urban areas, where the archaeology is often hidden under modern buildings and developments. There are ...

Amazons
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Since the time of the ancient Greeks we have been fascinated by accounts of the Amazons, an elusive tribe of hard-fighting, horse-riding female warrio...
Reinventing sustainability
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There have been many books written about what we can learn from the failures of the past, but I want to take a more optimistic view, focussing on what...

Subterranean Stockport
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Subterranean Stockport reveals a hidden world beneath the streets of Stockport - a Greater Manchester town with a rich industrial past. It includes wa...
Lucius Verus and the Roman defence of the East
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Lucius Verus is one of the least regarded Roman emperors, despite the fact that he was co-ruler with his adoptive brother Marcus Aurelius for nine yea...

50 finds from Yorkshire
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Yorkshire has been at the heart of English history for over 2,000 years and has been shaped by Roman and Viking invaders, the conflict of the Wars of ...
A history of the world in 100 objects
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Neil MacGregor's A History of the World in 100 Objects takes a bold, original approach to human history, exploring past civilizations through the obje...