Osborne, R. and Cunliffe, B. (eds.) 2005. Mediterranean Urbanization 800-600 BC. Proceedings of the British Academy 126

Rachel Fentem
2006 Papers from the Institute of Archaeology  
papers cover processes of urbanisation -and related changes in social and political organisation -in the Early Iron Age Mediterranean from Cyprus in the east to southern France and north-eastern Spain in the west. Though the book is of substantive interest to specialists in the eighth and seventh century BC Mediterranean, the theoretical approaches in certain papers would appeal to scholars of similar processes beyond this region. For its strengths in both areas -the presentation of new data
more » ... tion of new data and new analytical models -the book is likely to become required reading for students of this period.
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