Fair Isle : The Archaeology of an Island Community. First Edition

By: HUNTER, J.R.

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HUNTER, J.R. Fair Isle : The Archaeology of an Island Community. Edinburgh : HMSO / The National Trust for Scotland, (1996). First Edition. Pp (4),v-vIII,1-280. Illustrated with drawings, maps and b&w photos. Large 8vo, photo-illustrated cardcovers, blue spine. "This detailed and informative book isthe result of several years of survey, excavation and research on Fair Isl e which has transformed understanding of the island's archaeology". Contents : 1. Introduction; 2. Natural Environment; 3. The Sea; 4. Earthworks and Field Systems; 5. Burnt Mounds; 6. Houses and Burials; 7. from Iron Age to Viking : Landscape Analysis; 8. Viking and Norse settlement; 9. later Settlement; 10. Post-Medieval Economy; 11. Post-Medieval Society; 12. Water Milling on Fair Isle. 13. Overview. Appendix : Inventory of Sites. With bibliography and index. Very good 30.00

Title: Fair Isle : The Archaeology of an Island Community. First Edition

Author Name: HUNTER, J.R.

Categories: 888,

Publisher: HMSO, Edinburgh, 1996, ISBN:0114957509:

Seller ID: 115375

Keywords: SCOTLAND ARCHAEOLOGY SCOTTISH ARCHAEOLOGICAL HISTORY MEDIEVAL SHETLAND,