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The circulation of metal in the British Bronze Age

the application of lead isotope analysis

by Brenda Rohl

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Published by British Museum in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain,
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Bronze age -- Great Britain.,
    • Copper age -- Great Britain.,
    • Metals -- Analysis.,
    • Great Britain -- Antiquities.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 185-194).

      StatementBrenda Rohl & Stuart Needham.
      SeriesOccasional paper / British Museum ;, no. 102, Occasional paper (British Museum) ;, no. 102.
      ContributionsNeedham, Stuart.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGN778.22.G7 R64 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 234 p. :
      Number of Pages234
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL498194M
      ISBN 10086159102X
      LC Control Number98232978

      If you want something that veers a bit into alternate history but without aliens or anomalously advanced technology or anything I actually really recommend Stephen Baxter's Northland trilogy, Stone Spring, Bronze Summer, and Iron Winter. The first two, as their names suggest, take place in the late neolithic and during the Bronze Age, respectively.   When was the Bronze Age? The Bronze Age is a period of British history that lasted from approximately 2, BC to BC, although there is no consensus on the dates.

      Archaeologists said women were metal workers in the Bronze Age. Women used to make tools and weapons and jewelries. They were hard-working people. The remains of a woman metal worker from the Bronze Age have recently been found. She was buried with an anvil, hammers, flint chisels and some small pieces of dress jewelry. The Bronze Age collapse is so called by historians who study the end of the Bronze Age.. The palace economies of the Aegean and Anatolia of the late Bronze Age were replaced, eventually, by the village cultures of the 'Greek Dark Ages'.. Between and BC, the cultural collapse of the Mycenaean kingdoms, the Hittite Empire in Anatolia and Syria, and the Egyptian Empire in Syria and.

        In , engineers working on road construction near Glenfield Park in England’s Leicestershire County ran into ancient remains dating to the Author: Vittoria Traverso. Full range of Iron and Bronze Age Books. Metal Detecting Books & Maps at Hobby Metal Detectors British Museum Guide to Early Iron Age Antiquities British Museum Guide to Early Iron Age Antiquities Hardback, View product. Add to Wishlist.


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Bronze Age Britain is an era of British history that spanned from c. until c. Lasting for approximately 1, years, it was preceded by the era of Neolithic Britain and was in turn followed by the period of Iron Age categorised as the Bronze Age, it was marked by the use of copper and then bronze by the prehistoric Britons, who used such metals to fashion tools.

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