New Books by AIA Members

List and brief description of recent and forthcoming books authored by the AIA membership.

by Janet Burnett Grossman
American School of Classical Studies at Athens (December 2013)
Funerary Sculpture is the first volume on sculpture from the Agora in over 50 years, bringing together all the sculpted funerary monuments of the Athenian Agora, Classical through Roman periods, which were discovered during excavation from 1931...
by Ruth Ann Maher
British Archaeological Reports International Series (2529) (July 2013)
The purpose of this Viking-Age Icelandic study is to look beyond the catalogues of data already in the record and put the information in its social context. This study shows that the internal and external aspects of any grave reveal not only...
by Ronald S. Stroud
American School of Classical Studies at Athens (September 2013)
Excavations conducted by the American School of Classical Studies at Athens in the Sanctuary of Demeter and Kore on Acrocorinth, 1961–1975, produced more than 170 inscribed objects of stone, bronze, bone, lead weights, pottery (graffiti and...
by Michael L. Galaty, Ols Lafe, Wayne E. Lee, and Zamir Tafilica
UCLA Cotsen Institute of Archaeology Press (April 2013)
Employing survey archaeology, excavation, ethnographic study, and multinational archival work, the Shala Valley Project uncovered the many powerful, creative ways whereby the men and women of Shala shaped their world: through...
by Rosalind E. Bradford
LAP Lambert Academic Publishing, Saarbrucken, Germany (January 2012)
This extraordinary Northern Wei (late 5th c CE) lacquer coffin was excavated from a tomb in northwest China. It depicts equally traditional Chinese images and images imported from the West along the Silk Road. Both are examined in detail. The...

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