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  • The Making of the British Landscape
    The Making of the British Landscape (Paperback) Francis Pryor

    From our suburban streets which still trace the boundaries of long vanished farms to the Norfolk Broads, formed when medieval peat pits flooded - evidence of man's effect on Britain is everywhere. This title includes over 250 maps and photographs that changes the way you see your surroundings.

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  • The Way, the Truth and the Dead
    The Way, the Truth and the Dead (English, Hardback) Francis Pryor

    Archaeologist and detective, Alan Cadbury, returns for his second adventure. In The Lifers' Club, he unravelled the background to a violent death on an archaeological dig in the Fens, a wild marshy region in the east of England.

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  • Britain BC
    Britain BC (English, Paperback) Francis Pryor

    An authoritative and radical rethinking of the history of Ancient Britain and Ancient Ireland, based on remarkable new archaeological finds.

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  • Home
    Home (English, Paperback) Francis Pryor

    Explores the first nine thousand years of life in Britain, from the retreat of the glaciers to the Romans departure. This book traces the settlement of domestic communities, and shows how archaeology enables us to reconstruct the evolution of habits, traditions and customs.

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  • Britain AD
    Britain AD (English, Paperback) Francis Pryor

    Leading archaeologist Francis Pryor retells the story of King Arthur, legendary king of the Britons, tracing it back to its Bronze Age origins.

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  • Farmers in Prehistoric Britain
    Farmers in Prehistoric Britain (English, Paperback) Francis Pryor

    FRANCIS PRYOR maintains that early farming in Britain has been largely misunderstood, due to a loss of contact with the countryside and failure to understand prehistoric farming methods. To redress this problem, this book reconstructs the lives of prehistoric farmers, to provide details on crop cultivation and flock management.

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  • Britain in the Middle Ages
    Britain in the Middle Ages (English, Paperback) Francis Pryor

    As in `Britain B.C.' and `Britain A.D.' (also accompanied by Channel 4 series), eminent archaeologist Francis Pryor challenges familiar historical views of the Middle Ages by examining fresh evidence from the ground.

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  • The Birth of Modern Britain
    The Birth of Modern Britain (English, Paperback) Francis Pryor

    From the author of `Britain BC', `Britain AD' and `Britain in the Middle Ages' comes the fourth and final part in a critically acclaimed series on Britain's hidden past

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  • Seahenge
    Seahenge (English, Paperback) Francis Pryor

    A lively and authoritative investigation into the lives of our ancestors, based on the revolution in the field of Bronze Age archaeology which has been taking place in Norfolk and the Fenlands over the last twenty years, and in which the author has played a central role.

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  • The Lifers' Club
    The Lifers' Club (English, Paperback) Francis Pryor

    Alan Cadbury is a professional archaeologist: a digger of ancient sites and a man who likes to unravel the mysteries and meaning of the past. For many years, Alan has worked with the 'Circuit Diggers', so called because they work the 'circuit', moving from one excavation to another, as new sites open across Britain.

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  • Seahenge
    Seahenge (English, Hardback) Francis Pryor

    An investigation into the lives of our prehistoric ancestors, focusing on the revolution in Bronze Age archaeology which has been taking place since the 1980s, and in which the author has played a central role.

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  • Flag Fen, Peterborough
    Flag Fen, Peterborough (English, Hardback) Francis Pryor, Michael Bamforth

    The site at Flag Fen lies at the centre of a once-wet Fenland bay, immediately east of Peterborough. In the Bronze Age a huge alignment of posts crossed a kilometer of wetland to link the two sides of one of the most important and intensively studied prehistoric landscapes in Britain.

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  • Britain AD
    Britain AD (English, Hardback) Francis Pryor

    In this book, which accompanies and expands on his Channel 4 television series, leading archaeologist Francis Pryor retells the story of King Arthur, legendary king of the Britons, tracing it back to its Bronze Age origins.

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  • The Birth of Modern Britain
    The Birth of Modern Britain (Hardback) Francis Pryor

    From the author of 'Britain BC', 'Britain AD' and 'Britain in the Middle Ages' comes the fourth and final part in a critically acclaimed series on Britain's hidden past

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  • Flag Fen
    Flag Fen (English, Paperback) Francis Pryor

    The discovery and excavation of the Bonze Age site

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  • Archaeology and Environment of the Etton Landscape (English, Paperback) Charles French, Francis Pryor

    A long-term, low-cost rescue project was undertaken in response to gravel quarrying at Maxey between 1983 and 1990. Throughout, the archaeological focus was the more or less concurrent excavation taking place at the Etton causewayed enclosure, a site which was effectively a central point within this part of the lower Welland valley.

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  • Life in Britain and Ireland Before the Romans
    Life in Britain and Ireland Before the Romans (Hardback) Francis Pryor

    Based on new archaeological finds, this book introduces a novel rethinking of British history before the coming of the Romans. Aided by aerial photography, coastal erosion and new planning laws, archaeologists have found a more complex life among the Ancient Britons than previously thought.

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  • Britain in the Middle Ages
    Britain in the Middle Ages (English, Hardback) Francis Pryor

    As he did in 'Britain B.C.' and 'Britain A.D.', eminent archaeologist Francis Pryor challenges familiar historical views of the Middle Ages by examining fresh evidence from the ground.

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  • Home
    Home (Hardback) Francis Pryor

    Takes us on the author's lifetime's quest: to discover the origins of family life in prehistoric Britain. In this title, the author explores the first nine thousand years of life in Britain, from the retreat of the glaciers to the Romans' departure.

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  • Stonehenge
    Stonehenge (English, Hardback) Francis Pryor

    An illustrated, evocative narrative of the nature and history of Stonehenge that places the enigmatic stone megaliths in a wider cultural context.

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