Investigations in Orkney: Reports of the Research Committee of the Society of Antiquaries of London: no. 38.

By: Renfrew, Colin.

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Large 22 x 28 cm hardcover in Very Good condition, with dustwrapper, also in Very Good condition. In a clear archival wrapper. With pp 250, with maps, diagrams, with detailed pull-out maps of the Quanterness cairn and its interior. Includes excavations at the chambered cairn of Quanterness with its later Iron Age round houses and limited investigations at Maes Howe and the Ring of Brogar, with extensive environmental reports. Chapters on the Orcadian environment and Cairn location (Rousay Cairns), Vegetational Studies, Maes Howe, The Ring of Brogar, The Chambered Cairn at Quanterness and its artefacts, Human bones from Quanterness, Mammalian remains from Quanterness, Orcadian monuments and society. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED.

Title: Investigations in Orkney: Reports of the Research Committee of the Society of Antiquaries of London: no. 38.

Author Name: Renfrew, Colin.

Categories: Ancient History & Archaeology,

Publisher: Society of Antiquaries of London : distributed by Thames and Hudson: 1979

ISBN Number: 050099028X

ISBN Number 13: 9780500990285

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Book

Seller ID: 007364

Keywords: Scotland, Orkney, Orcadian Rousay Cairns, Maes Howe, The Ring of Brogar, Chambered Cairn at Quanterness Quanterness, Orcadian Excavations,