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By Sarah Semple,Howard Williams

Volume 14 of the Anglo-Saxon experiences in Archaeology and background sequence is devoted to the archaeology of early medieval demise, burial and commemoration. Incorporating experiences focusing upon Anglo-Saxon England in addition to learn encompassing western Britain, Continental Europe and Scandinavia, this quantity originated because the lawsuits of a two-day convention held on the collage of Exeter in February 2004. It contains of an advent that outlines the most important debates and new methods in early medieval mortuary archaeology through eighteen cutting edge examine papers supplying new interpretations of the fabric tradition, monuments and panorama context of early medieval mortuary practices. Papers give a contribution to a number of ongoing debates together with the learn of ethnicity, faith, ideology and social reminiscence from burial facts. the quantity additionally comprises cemetery studies of early Anglo-Saxon cemeteries from Cambridgeshire.

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