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The Stone and Bronze Ages in Italy and Sicily

The Stone and Bronze Ages in Italy and Sicily

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  • Publication planned for: July 2019
  • availability: Available
  • format: Paperback
  • isbn: 9781108082235

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  • Eric Peet (1882–1934) is better known as an Egyptologist, but this, his 1909 first published work, remained the standard reference on its subject for many years. Gaining a Craven Scholarship from Oxford, he spent three years exploring Italian and Maltese sites, but later found work on Egyptian excavations (his co-authored publication on The Cemeteries of Abydos is also reissued in this series). This book is organised chronologically from the palaeolithic period to the Bronze Age, and, as Peet points out in his preface, pulls together not only his own research but the earlier work of Italian archaeologists, mostly published in scattered form in journals. From the finds in early cave shelters to the sophisticated metal and ceramic wares found in Bronze Age settlements and burials, this highly illustrated work demonstrates the development of prehistoric society in a region generally much better known for the later achievements of the Romans.

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    • Publication planned for: July 2019
    • format: Paperback
    • isbn: 9781108082235
    • dimensions: 216 x 140 mm
    • weight: 0.685kg
    • contains: 281 b/w illus. 4 maps
    • availability: Available
  • Table of Contents

    Preface
    Introduction
    1. The Palaeolithic period
    2. Neolithic cave-dwellings
    3. Neolithic hut-foundations
    4. Neolithic burials
    5. The Neolithic period in the islands
    6. Neolithic material
    7. Problems of the Neolithic period
    8. Eneolithic dwellings and cemeteries
    9. The Eneolithic period in the islands
    10. Eneolithic material
    11. Rock-tombs and megalithic monuments
    12. Problems of the Eneolithic period
    13. The early lake-dwellings
    14. The terremare
    15. Bronze Age hut-settlements and caves of north Italy
    16. The Bronze Age in south Italy
    17. The Bronze Age in Sicily and Sardinia
    18. The racial problem
    19. Mycenaean influence in Italy
    Glossary of Italian words
    Index to place-names
    Index to plates.

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    T. Eric Peet

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