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Communities and Connections: Essays in Honour of Barry Cunliffe

Chris Gosden, Helena Hamerow, Philip de Jersey, and Gary Lock


For almost forty years the study of the Iron Age in Britain has been dominated by Professor Sir Barry Cunliffe. Between the 1960s and 1980s he led a series of large-scale excavations at famous sites including the Roman baths at Bath, Fishbourne Roman palace, and Danebury hillfort which revolutionized our understanding of Iron Age society, and the interaction between this world of "barbarians" and the classical civilizations of the Mediterranean. His standard text on Iron Age Communities in Britain is in its fourth edition, and he has published groundbreaking volumes of synthesis on The Ancient ... More

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Print publication date: 2007 Print ISBN-13: 9780199230341
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: November 2020 DOI:10.1093/oso/9780199230341.001.0001


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Chris Gosden, author

Helena Hamerow, author

Philip de Jersey, author

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Part I Travellers, Coastal Trade, and Exploration

Part II ‘On The Edge’. At The Fringes of Europe

Part III The Celtic Heartlands

Part IV Landscapes and Society in Iron Age and Roman Britain