Archaeologies of the British: Explorations of Identity in by Susan Lawrence

By Susan Lawrence

Beginning with the early English colonisation of eire and Virginia, the overseas diversity of participants in Archaeology of the British examine the interaction of items and identification in Scotland and Wales, local England, Canada, Australia, South Africa, Cyprus, and Sri Lanka.


Informed through advancements in ancient archaeology and through postcolonial scholarship, the case-studies during this quantity examine the colonists themselves. The facts attracts upon contains vernacular structure, landscapes, and items of daily life.


Archaeologies of the British makes it transparent that Britishness hasn't ever been a hard and fast entity, and that fabric tradition can problem historic and modern understandings of Britishness.

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