Book reviews

The Prehistoric Society provides reviews of recently published books on all areas of prehistory. We handpick experts on relevant fields to produce thoughtful reviews that summarise content and present individual perspectives on new publications.

We also accept proposals for reviews. Please get in touch with our Reviews Editor via if you’d like to discuss an idea for a review. Guidelines for reviews can be found below.

New Agendas in Irish Prehistory: papers in commemoration of Liz Anderson
Edited by Angela Desmond, Gina Johnson, Margaret McCarthy, John Sheehan and Elizabeth Shee-Twohig
Reviewed by Ian Armit (Queen's University Belfast)