Issue 348 - December 2015

List of Contents

Chris Scarre
Editorial...... 1281

Research

Julian Thomas
The future of archaeological theory...... 1287
W. Randall Haas, Jr & Carlos Viviano Llave
Hunter-gatherers on the eve of agriculture: investigations at Soro Mik'aya Patjxa, Lake Titicaca Basin, Peru, 8000–6700 BP...... 1297
Fanny Chenal, Bertrand Perrin, Hélène Barrand-Emam & Bruno Boulestin
A farewell to arms: a deposit of human limbs and bodies at Bergheim, France, c. 4000 BC...... 1313
Mike Parker Pearson, Richard Bevins, Rob Ixer, Joshua Pollard, Colin Richards, Kate Welham, Ben Chan, Kevan Edinborough, Derek Hamilton, Richard Macphail, Duncan Schlee, Jean-Luc Schwenninger, Ellen Simmons & Martin Smith
Craig Rhos-y-felin: a Welsh bluestone megalith quarry for Stonehenge...... 1331
Ole Thirup Kastholm
Plankboat skeuomorphs in Bronze Age logboats: a Scandinavian perspective...... 1353
Marek Polcyn & Elżbieta Gajda
Buried with sickles: early modern interments from Drawsko, Poland...... 1373

Special section: new discoveries at Angkor Wat, Angkor

Roland Fletcher, Damian Evans, Christophe Pottier & Chhay Rachna
Angkor Wat: an introduction...... 1388
Damian Evans & Roland Fletcher
The landscape of Angkor Wat redefined...... 1402
Till F. Sonnemann, Dougald O'Reilly, Chhay Rachna, Roland Fletcher & Christophe Pottier
The buried 'towers' of Angkor Wat...... 1420
Miriam T. Stark, Damian Evans, Chhay Rachna, Heng Piphal & Alison Carter
Residential patterning at Angkor Wat...... 1439
David Brotherson
The fortification of Angkor Wat...... 1456

Debate

Andrew Bevan
The data deluge...... 1473
David J. Meltzer
Kennewick Man: coming to closure...... 1485

Review articles

Nerissa Russell
Animals and humans in complex societies...... 1494
Oystein S. Labianca
Near Eastern archaeology and global history...... 1497
Edward Herring
More than just pretty pictures: red-figure pottery production beyond Athens...... 1500
Norman Hammond
Maya: revelation and re-evaluation...... 1503

Book reviews

Anthony Harding
Robin Brigand & Olivier Weller (ed.) Archaeology of salt: approaching an invisible past...... 1511
Huw S. Groucutt
Nathan Goodale & William Andrefsky, Jr (ed.) Lithic technological systems and evolutionary theory...... 1512
Anna Marie Prentiss
Peter Jordan Technology as human social tradition: cultural transmission among hunter-gatherers...... 1514
Brian Fagan
Jason Thompson Wonderful things. A history of Egyptology 1: from Antiquity to 1881...... 1515
Nigel Strudwick
David O'Connor The Old Kingdom town at Buhen...... 1517
Francesca Fulminante
Emma Blake Social networks and regional identity in Bronze Age Italy...... 1518
Emma Blake
Richard Jones, Sara T. Levi, Marco Bettelli & Lucia Vagnetti Italo-Mycenaean pottery: the archaeological and archaeometric dimensions...... 1520
Manuel Álvarez Martí-Aguilar
Josephine Crawley Quinn & Nicholas C. Vella (ed.) The Punic Mediterranean: identities and identification from Phoenician settlement to Roman rule...... 1522
Alex Smith
Trevor Ashwin & Andrew Tester (ed.) A Roman-British settlement in the Waveney Valley: excavations at Scole 1993–4...... 1524
Carol Van Driel-Murray
Hella Eckardt Objects and identities: Roman Britain and the north-western provinces...... 1525
Lucy Grig
Hendrik W. Dey The afterlife of the Roman city: architecture and ceremony in Late Antiquity and the Early Middle Ages...... 1526
Susan Oosthuizen
Samantha Paul & John Hunt Evolution of a community: the colonization of a clay inland landscape...... 1528
Christopher Loveluck
Andrew Tester, Sue Anderson, Ian Riddler & Robert Carr Staunch Meadow, Brandon, Suffolk. A high-status Middle Saxon settlement on the fen edge...... 1529
Victoria Whitworth
Toby F. Martin The cruciform brooch and Anglo-Saxon England...... 1531

Books received

Books received...... 1532
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