Collection: Archaeology of the Maghreb Archéologie du Maghreb اثار المغرب

AM Logo The Archaeology of the Maghreb series publishes results of archaeological research carried out in the Maghreb (Prehistory-Antiquity-Middle Ages) in Open Access online and print editions. In partnership with the heritage institutions of the countries concerned, this collection is mainly dedicated to: University degrees (theses, masters, etc.), scientific events (symposia, workshops, etc.), collective works (edited volumes etc.), and monographs (survey, excavations, archaeological collections, etc.). Manuscripts can be submitted in French, English, Italian and Spanish, with an abstract in Arabic, following the Archaeology of the Maghreb Submission Guide. E-mail address:

EDITORIAL BOARD (in alphabetical order)


Touatia AMRAOUI (Aix Marseille University, CNRS, CCJ, Aix-en-Provence, France)
Victoria LEITCH (Durham University, United Kingdom)
Boutheina MARAOUI TELMINI (Institut National du Patrimoine – University of Tunis, Tunisia)

Solenn DE LARMINAT (Aix Marseille University, CNRS, MMSH, Aix-en-Provence, France)
Anna LEONE (Durham University, United Kingdom)
Ammar OTHMAN (Institut National du Patrimoine, Tunisia)

The editorial team, formed in agreement with Durham University, Aix-Marseille University and the Institut National du Patrimoine of Tunis, brings together an international scientific committee of professors and research directors specialized in the field of archaeology of the Maghreb, from prehistory to medieval times.

Aomar AKERRAZ (Institut National des Sciences de l'Archéologie et du Patrimoine, Rabat, Morocco)
Muftah Ahmed ALHADDAD (AZ-Zaytuna University, Tarhuna, Libya)
Allaoua AMARA (University Emir Abdelkader, Constantine – CNRPAH, Algeria)
Samir AOUNALLAH (Institut National du Patrimoine, Tunis, Tunisia)
Lotfi BELHOUCHET (Institut National du Patrimoine, Tunisia)
Sami BEN TAHAR (Institut National du Patrimoine, Tunisia)
Paul BENNET (British School at Athens, Greece)
Darío BERNAL-CASASOLA (University of Cadiz, Spain)
Youssef BOKBOT (Institut National des Sciences de l'Archéologie et du Patrimoine, Rabat, Morocco)
Michel BONIFAY (Aix Marseille University, CNRS, CCJ, Aix-en-Provence, France)
Abdeljalil BOUZOUGGAR (Institut National des Sciences de l'Archéologie et du Patrimoine, Rabat, Morocco)

Jean-Pierre BRACCO (Aix Marseille University, CNRS, LAMPEA, Aix-en-Provence, France)
Jonathan P. CONANT (Department of History, Brown University, USA)
Salim DRICI (Institut d'archéologie, University of Algiers 2, Algeria)
Hédi DRIDI (University of Neuchâtel, Switzerland)
Ahmad Saad EMRAGE (University of Benghazi, Libya)
Abdelhamid FENINA (Faculté des Sciences Humaines et Sociales, University of Tunis, Tunisia)
Abdallah FILI (University of Chouaib Doukali, El-Jadida, Morocco)
Toufik HAMOUM (Institut d'archéologie, University of Algiers 2, Algeria)
Nabil KALALLA (University of Tunis, Tunisia)
José Luis LÓPEZ CASTRO (University of Almeria, Spain)
Faouzi MAHFOUDH (Institut National du Patrimoine, Tunisia)
Lorenza-Ilia MANFREDI (Istituto di Scienze del Patrimonio Culturale (ISPC) - Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche (CNR), Italy

Attilio MASTINO (Scuole archeologica italiana di Cartagine, University of Sassari, Italy)
David J. MATTINGLY (School of Archaeology and Ancient History, University of Leicester, United Kingdom)
Souhila MERZOUG (Centre National de Recherches Préhistoriques, Anthropologiques et Historiques, Algeria)
Vincent MICHEL (HeRMA – University of Poitiers, France)
Caroline MICHEL D’ANNOVILLE (Institut d'art et d’archéologie, Sorbonne University, Paris, France)
Stefan RITTER (Institut für Klassische Archäologie, Ludwig-Maximilians University, University of Munich, Germany)
Joan SANMARTI (University of Barcelona, Spain)
Samira SEHILI (University of Tunis, Tunisia)
Lea STIRLING (Department of Classics, University of Manitoba, in Winnipeg, Canada)

D’une rive à l’autre: circulations et échanges entre la Maurétanie césarienne et le sud-est de l’Hispanie (Antiquité-Moyen-âge)

ed. Touatia Amraoui et al.

Algeria is largely open to the western Mediterranean, but links with its neighbouring regions are poorly understood. This book considers networks between Algeria and the south-east of the Iberian Peninsula, from pre-Roman times to the Middle Ages. Papers revolve around three themes: mobility; economic exchange; and cultural and knowledge transfer. READ MORE

Paperback: £45.00 | Open Access

Du capsien chasseur au capsien pasteur

Lotfi Belhouchet

Studies on the Capsian culture have been considerably enriched in recent years, but have not yet been properly synthesised to establish the current state of research. This volume draws on recent fieldwork to put forward a model for neolithisation in the Eastern Maghreb. READ MORE

Paperback: £28.00 | Open Access

Rougga I: Le forum et ses abords (fouilles 1971–1974)

ed. Maurice Euzennat et al.

Located in Byzacena, 12km south-east of Thysdrus/El Jem, the municipality of Bararus/Henchir, Rougga is known for its large Roman cisterns first reported in the 18th century and for the discovery of a hoard of Byzantine gold coins. This volume gives an account of the results of excavations carried out at the site of the forum, from 1971-1974. READ MORE

Paperback: £85.00 | Open Access

Le verre de Sabra al-Mansuriya - Kairouan, Tunisie - milieu Xe-milieu XIe siècle

Danièle Foy et al.

Knowledge of Islamic glass and its craftsmanship in the medieval period has relied heavily on Middle Eastern literature. The study of workshop and rich glass assemblage from Sabra al-Mansuriya (Kairouan), the Fatimid capital founded in 947/948 and destroyed in 1057, shows that Ifriqiya followed the technological evolutions of glass craftsmanship. READ MORE

Paperback: £48.00 | Open Access