Richard Hodges says the rubbish tips of Anglo-Saxon London and Southampton contain intriguing evidence of England’s first businessmen.
Archaeologists in Italy are uncovering fascinating evidence about the origins of Italy’s medieval hilltop villages to create a new and compelling picture of the circumstances that brought them into being, says Richard Hodges.
Richard Hodges shows how new evidence is leading to a fresh understanding of the role of the Vikings in European history.
Richard Hodges reviews a book by Barry Cunliffe
The ancient town of Zeugma, now flooded by the damned Euphrates
John Benson on the lessons of charity from Britain's worst ever mining disaster
In the 50 years after its opening in 1948 by dictator Enver Hoxhe, Albania's Institute of Archaology is now suffering from a funding shortage, but is still maintinaing its work and museum.
Richard Hodges reviews a book on the Vikings.
July 24th, 1847
Richard Hodges unites oral tradition and archaeological evidence to reconstruct the story of the Dark Age destruction of an Italian monastery
October 24th-26th, 1596
Richard Hodges recalls The Battle of Neville's Cross October 17th, 1346.
16th October 1946
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