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By Richard Bradley

This quantity explores why normal locations equivalent to caves, mountains, springs and rivers assumed a sacred personality in eu prehistory, and the way the facts for this is often analysed within the box. It exhibits how tested examine on votive deposits, rock artwork and creation websites can give a contribution to a extra imaginitive method of the prehistoric panorama, and will even make clear the origins of enormous structure. The dialogue is illustrated via quite a lot of eu examples, and 3 prolonged case studies.
An Archaeology of ordinary Places extends the diversity of panorama reviews and makes the result of glossy study available to a much broader viewers, together with scholars and lecturers, box archaeologists, and people operating in historical past management.

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