Spain: An Oxford Archaeological Guide

By Roger Collins

Published by Oxford Paperbacks (1998)

Spain, with its palaces, fortresses, and villas, reveals an opulent mixture of Arab and Roman cultures, making it a fascinating location for the archaeological traveller. This guide provides:

  • Coverage of all the main sites in Spain, from pre-history to the twelfth century * Over 100 high-quality site plans, maps, diagrams, and photographs
  • Sites arranged alphabetically, and including: Arab walls of Madrid, Roman hippodrome in Toledo, Palace complex of Seville Islamic fortress in Malaga, Roman and medieval town of Segobriga
  • Star ratings indicating the best forums, temples, theatres, villas, castles, and churches to visit during your stay
  • A fascinating introduction surveying Spain's history from the Neolithic period to the Middle Ages, and placing the sites within their cultural context
  • Information about museums, a chronology for reference, and a glossary of essential terms

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