Publications

I have published 27 authored or edited books, 275 articles and chapters and 135 reviews and minor works.

Monographs only

(with Gatto, M.,  Ray, N. and Sterry, M. eds). Burials, Migration and Identity in the Ancient Sahara and Beyond. Trans-Saharan Archaeology Volume II. Series editor D.J. Mattingly. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press and The Society for Libyan Studies (2019). Pp. xxviii and 562.

(with Leitch, V., Duckworth, C.N., Cuenod, A., Sterry, M. and Cole, F. eds). Trade in the Ancient Sahara and Beyond. Trans-Saharan Archaeology Volume I. Series editor D.J. Mattingly. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press and The Society for Libyan Studies (2017). Pp. xviii and 449.

(with A. Rushworth, M. Sterry and V. Leitch). The African Frontiers. Frontiers of the Roman Empire series, general editor, David Breeze. (2013). Pp 96 (includes French and German translation). Also published in 56 p Arabic version.

(with C.M. Daniels, J.N. Dore, D. Edwards, J. Hawthorne, D. Thomas and A. Leone). The Archaeology of Fazzān. Volume 4, Survey and Excavations at Old Jarma (Ancient Garama) carried out by C.M. Daniels (1962-69) and the Fazzān Project (1997-2001). London. (2013) Pp xxx and 610 in book, plus additional 260 p on CD.

(with D. Stone and N. Ben Lazreg). Leptiminus (Lamta): a Roman port city in Tunisia, Report no. 3, the Urban Survey. Ann Arbor, JRA Suppl. Pp. 494 + 164 pp gazetteers on CD

Imperialism, Power and Identity Experiencing the Roman Empire. Princeton University Press, 2011. Pp. xxiv and 342.

(with C.M. Daniels, J.N. Dore, D. Edwards and J. Hawthorne). The Archaeology of Fazzan. Volume 3, Excavations carried out by C.M. Daniels. London, 2010. Pp. xxvi and 574.

(with A. Orejas and M. Clavel-Lévêque eds). From Present to Past through Landscape. CSIC, Madrid, 2009. Pp. 288.

(with G Barker, D Gilbertson et al.) Archaeology and Desertification: the Wadi Faynan Landscape Survey, southern Jordan. Oxbow, CBRL, Oxford (in press).

(with C.M. Daniels, J.N. Dore, D. Edwards and J. Hawthorne). The Archaeology of Fazzan. Volume 2, Site Gazetteer, Pottery and Other Survey Finds. London (2007). Pp xxx and 522. (edited by D Mattingly).

An Imperial Possession

(edited with G Shipley, J Vanderspoel and L Foxhall). The Cambridge Dictionary of Classical Civilization. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge (2006). Pp. xliv and 966.

An Imperial Possession. Britain in the Roman Empire. Penguin History of Britain Series. London (2006). Pp. xvi and 622. (Paperback edition 2007 with minor corrections).

(edited with S McLaren, E Savage, Y al-Fasatwi and K Gadgood). The Libyan Desert: Natural Resources and Cultural Heritage. Society for Libyan Studies, London (2006). Pp. x and 338.

(with CM Daniels, JN Dore, D Edwards and J Hawthorne) The Archaeology of Fazzan: Volume 1 (Synthesis, London, 2003), pp. xxvi and 430, 460 figures (edited by D. Mattingly).

(with L Stirling and N Ben Lazreg). Leptiminus (Lamta): Report no. 2, The East Baths, Cemeteries, Kilns, Venus Mosaic, Site Museum and other studies Portsmouth, RI, JRA Suppl. 40. (2001), pp. 464.

(with N Ben Lazreg and contributions from others). Leptiminus (Lamta): a Roman port city in Tunisia, Report no. 1. Ann Arbor (1992), pp. 333

(edited with J Salmon). Economies beyond Agriculture in the Classical World. (Leicester Nottingham Ancient History Seminar Series, Routledge. (2001 [2000]), pp. xii and 324

(edited with M. Gillings and J. van Dalen). Geographical Information Systems and Landscape Archaeology. (Mediterranean Landscape Archaeology 3, Oxbow). (1999). Pp. xxii and 137.

(edited with D Potter). Life, Death and Entertainment in Ancient Rome. (Ann Arbor, University of Michigan Press). (1999), pp. xiv and 353

(edited). Dialogues in Roman Imperialism. Power, Discourse and Discrepant Experience in the Roman Empire (Journal of Roman Archaeology, Suppl. vol 23), Portsmouth, RI (1997), pp. 200

(with GWW Barker, DD Gilbertson and GDB Jones). Farming the Desert The UNESCO Libyan Valleys Archaeological Survey. Volume 1, Synthesis. (principal editor, G Barker), UNESCO, Soc. for Libyan Studies, Paris/London (1996), pp. xx and 404; Volume 2, Gazetteer and Pottery (principal editor, DJ Mattingly), UNESCO, Soc. for Libyan Studies, Paris/London (1996), pp. xxii and 394

Tripolitania. Batsford, London (1995), pp. xxii and 266

(with G.D.B. Jones). An Atlas of Roman Britain Blackwell, Oxford and New York (1990) Pp x and 342, plus over 270 maps, figures, plates. (Revised paperback edition 1993; reprinted edition, Oxbow books 2002).

(edited with J.A. Lloyd). Libya. Research in Archaeology, Environment, History and Society 1969-1989. Society for Libyan Studies monograph (1989). Pp viii and 268.

(edited with D.J. Buck). Town and Country in Roman Tripolitania. Papers in Honour of Olwen Hackett. BAR S274, Oxford (1985). Pp 294.

 

Some recent articles available on open access

Mattingly, D. J., Bokbot, Y., Sterry, M., Cuénod, A., Fenwick, C., Gatto, M.C., Ray, N., Rayne, L., Janin, K., Lamb, A., Mugnai, N. and Nikolaus, J. 2017. Longterm history in a Moroccan oasis zone: the Middle Draa Project 2015. Journal of African Archaeology 15: 141-72.

Mattingly, D. Sterry, M. and Edwards, D. 2015. The origins and development of Zuwīla, Libyan Sahara: an archaeological and historical overview of an ancient oasis town and caravan centre. Azania 50.1 (2015): 27-75. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/0067270X.2014.980126

Mattingly, D.J. and Sterry, M. 2013. The first towns in the Central Sahara. Antiquity 85 (336) (2013): 503-518.

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