'Packed with interesting detail, it is a superb introduction to a fascinating piece of history, and a valuable synthesis of the latest research in this field … An absorbing read'
Current World Archaeology
'Authoritative … a reworking and expansion of Michael D. Coe’s seminal publication … a superb introduction to a fascinating period of history'
'Fascinating reading ... an accessible, informed and extremely well illustrated introductory book.'
'A pioneering synthesis'