Review Article

A foot in the river

Jim Leary

Books reviewed

Chris Evans, with Jonathan Tabor & Marc Vander Linden. Twice-crossed river: prehistoric and palaeoenvironmental investigations at Barleycroft Farm/Over, Cambridgeshire. (The Archaeology of the Lower Ouse Valley 3). 2016. xxiv+639 pages, numerous colour and b&w illustrations, tables. Cambridge: McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research & Oxbow; 978-1-902937-75-5 hardback $58.
Benjamin Gearey, Henry Chapman & Andy Howard. Down by the river: archaeological, palaeoenvironmental and geoarchaeological investigations of the Suffolk river valleys. 2016. xiv+226 pages, numerous colour and b&w illustrations. Oxford & Havertown (PA): Oxbow; 978-1-78570-168-9 hardback £25.


  • Jim Leary
    Department of Archaeology, School of Archaeology, Geography and Environmental Science, University of Reading, Whiteknights, Reading RG6 6AB, UK (Email: j.c.leary [at]