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Cod And Herring: The Archaeology And History Of Medieval Sea Fishing

Barrett, James
This interdisciplinary book combines history, archaeology and zooarchaeology to discover the chronology, causes and consequences of medieval fisheries.

The Archaeology of Caves in Ireland

Dowd, Marion
Comprehensive analysis of the use of caves from the earliest Mesolithic hunter-gatherers to the 21st century in Ireland.

Making Journeys: Archaeologies of Mobility

Gibson, Catriona D.
Making Journeys explores new avenues of approach to the movement of people and ideas in the past through detailed examination of the biographies of artefacts, from their origins to their places and contexts (physical and social) of deposition.

First Light: Origins of Newgrange

Hensey, Robert
A new narrative on the origins and significance of Newgrange, the world famous Irish Neolithic monument in Ireland, not only because of its vast scale and copious megalithic art, but also because of its renowned alignment to the morning sun on the winter solstice.

Everyday Life in Viking-Age Towns: Social Approaches to Towns in England and Ireland, c. 800-1100

ten Harkel, Letty
Thirteen on the current state of knowledge about Viking-Age towns (c. 800-1100).

Peopling Insular Art: Practice, Performance, Perception

Thickpenny, Cynthia
This book presents a series of papers presented at the eights International Conference on Insular Art, which took place in July 2017.

Hunter-gatherer Ireland: Making Connections In An Island World

Warren, Graeme
An examination of the hunter-gatherer communities of the Irish Mesolithic to understand the unique ways societies have lived there throughout history.

Ireland's First Settlers: Time and the Mesolithic

Woodman, Peter
The story of the archaeology and history of the first continuous phase of Ireland's human settlement in Ireland.