People & Places
Day 10 has us exploring not only locations, but the people who have made their mark on the world with notable biographies and anthropological studies!
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Thomas White (c. 1736–1811)
Redesigning the northern British landscape
Deborah Turnbull, Louise Wickham
This volume aims to restore the reputation of Thomas White who played a vital role in the story of how northern English designed landscapes evolved in the 18th century.
New perspectives on early Neolithic enclosures
Neolithic Studies Group volume discussing the range of current work on causewayed enclosures and exploring the recent fieldwork, academic research and community projects.
Life in the Limes
Studies of the people and objects of the Roman frontiers
Rob Collins, Frances McIntosh
Lindsay Allason-Jones has been at the forefront of small finds and Roman frontier research for 40 years in a career focussed on, but not exclusive to, the north of Britain, encompassing an enormous range of object types and subject areas.
A Life in Balkan Archaeology
A detailed and engaging memoir detailing John Chapman's career as a Balkan archaeologist.
The Tree Experts
A History of Professional Arboriculture in Britain
Presents an expert exploration of the history of professional arboriculture in Britain from the Roman period to the present day.