By Andrzej Buko
This is often the 1st educational booklet which concentrates at the discoveries of medieval date (6th- thirteenth centuries) from the territory of recent Poland. The ebook covers the valuable examine questions, resembling the origins of the Slavs, societies of the proto-state interval and the origins of the Polish nation. the amount additionally incorporates a dialogue of the main fascinating, occasionally arguable, archaeological discoveries or concerns. those comprise pagan Slavonic holy areas, the huge mounds of Little Poland, the 1st lines of medieval writing, unparalleled strongholds, the origins of Polish cities, rural landscapes, archaeology of the oldest monastic complexes, and the query of locals and extraterrestrial beings considered via archaeological proof and lots of different subject matters. The publication is intended normally for college students, archaeologists and historians. it may even be invaluable for a much broader viewers attracted to the heritage and archaeology of relevant Europe. In November 2006 "The Archaeology of Early Medieval Poland" bought the KLIO Award from the organization of Polish heritage Publishers.
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