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OPPIDUMObservation des Produits Psychotropes Illicites ou Détournés de leur Utilisation Médicamenteuse (Survey of drug abuse, France)
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Levroux, for example, was abandoned for an oppidum built two kilometers away.
Iron may have been integral to the oppidum economy," Blair adds, "but proof for large-scale production is still lacking.
We've visited Palaeolithic artists in Arctic Siberia, Mesolithic mound-builders in Peru, Neolithic canoeists in Tierra del Fuego, Bronze Age pilgrims on Keros, an Iron Age oppidum in Provence, early medieval agriculture (blighted in Sweden and recovering in Italy), gold figurines in Columbia, megaliths in medieval Senegal, and the house of an African in eighteenth-century Louisiana.
The Iron Age oppidum of Entremont was one of the key settlements in this region, and was active at a pivotal time in relations with the Greek and Roman worlds.
L'age du Fer dans la boucle de la Loire: les Gaulois sont dans la ville (Actes du XXXIV colloque de l'Association Francaise pour l'Etude de l'Age du Fer tenu a Bourges, 1-4 mai 2008) (35e supplement a la Revue Archeologique du Centre de la France) including a review of the Oppidum of Avaricum by S.
For the quality of building and finds and the apparent ranking of its inhabitants, he and his colleagues argue that El Moli d'Espigol was a political centre--a little oppidum (Principal et al.
At Bibracte itself the Musee de la Civilisation celtique, a striking and remarkably airy as well as flexible exhibition space, has been established, tucked into the hill-slope below the oppidum (Romero & Maillier 2006).
It was a major town (or at least a major central place) for at least fifteen centuries--as a late Iron Age oppidum (conventionally called Verlamion); as the Roman civitas capital, Verulamium; as the relatively well-referenced site of a Romano-British martyr cult; as the probable centre of a post-Roman British enclave in the Chilterns; and as a medieval town growing around the tomb of St Alban, and the abbey (now the cathedral) which was probably built over, or very close to, it.
In this context, it is worth mentioning an older discovery on the oppidum of Sainte-Luce (Vercoiran, Drome) of a container made from a cattle long bone in which several flint bladelets were found (Gras 1976); this find gives us an example of the modes of transport and/or of storage of these rather fragile blanks.
The quantity and quality of the information which authenticates the identification of the siege works as those thrown by Caesar around the Gallic oppidum at Alesia are extremely impressive.
Manching is an admirable, well illustrated little handbook on the great oppidum, produced most attractively for the general reader.