Category: Author Posts

Authors guest features with book previews and project/research updates.

The Dos and Don’ts of Digging a Bog Body

The Dos and Don’ts of Digging a Bog Body

‘Bog bodies’ are some of the most familiar finds associated with peatland archaeology. However, they are in fact comparatively rare. In this blog Benjamin Gearey, co-author of An Introduction to Peatland Archaeology and Palaeoenvironments, tells the tale of the discovery of the Tumbeagh Bog Body. This case study is significant both in terms of the evidence it provides and because of the insight it offers into the environmental challenges facing peatland archaeology; it also warns against eating what you’ve excavated!

National Novel Writing Month Books

National Novel Writing Month Books

We know some authors are currently working on completing a 50,000 word novel before November ends for the NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month) challenge. Quite the Herculean feat! To commemorate… READ MORE