H 290 x W 205 mm
Illustrated throughout in black & white
Published May 2018
This survey by the Southern Euboea Exploration Project provides a wealth of intriguing information about fluctuations in long-term use and habitation in the Bouros-Kastri peninsula at the south-eastern tip of the Greek island of Euboia, and how the peninsula's use was connected to that of the main urban centre at Karystos.
Chapter 1: Introduction; Previous Research by SEEP in the Karystia; Archaeological Work on the Bouros-Kastri Peninsula; Goals and Scope of the Bouros-Kastri Survey; Chapter 2: Topography, Geology, and Tectonics; Topography; Geology and Tectonics of Southern Euboia; Geomorphology; Tectonics, Sea-Level Changes, and Palaeoclimates; Paleozoic–Mesozoic Bedrock; Cenozoic Rocks and Sediments; Soils; Natural Resources; Natural Hazards; Chapter 3: Chronological Overview of the Karystia; Prehistory; Late Neolithic; Final Neolithic; Early Bronze Age; Middle Bronze Age; Late Bronze Age; Historical Periods; Early Iron Age; Classical; Hellenistic to Middle Roman; Late Roman; Byzantine; Tourkokratia and Modern; Chapter 4: Settlement and Land Use on the Bouros-Kastri Peninsula; Procedural Considerations; Field Methodology; Sample Size, Sources of Bias, and Chronology; Site Function and Typology; Prehistoric Period; Geometric to Early Hellenistic Period; Description of Sites and Findspots by Area; Summary and Conclusions; Middle Hellenistic through Middle Roman Periods; Description of Sites; Summary and Conclusions; Late Roman Period; Description of Sites; Summary and Conclusions; Byzantine to Modern Period; Undated Sites; Chapter 5: Analysis of Artifacts; Prehistoric Pottery; Final Neolithic; Early Bronze Age; Prehistoric Stone Tool Assemblages; Component A, Component A'; Component B; Component C; Dating of the Components; Historic Pottery; Greek and Roman Fabrics; Local Pottery: The Akrotiri Cooking Assemblage; Other Local Cooking Pottery; Local Pottery: Coarse Ware; Transport Amphoras; Roman Plain and Cooking Ware; Byzantine Pottery; Modern Pottery; Chapter 6: Summary and Final Thoughts; Gazetteer of Sites and Findspots; Bibliography; Index