This is a collection of 19 contributions taken from two interdisciplinary symposia. These are heavily dominated by work on Vesuvius, Etna and the surrounding regions and as such this book represents a valuable collection of recent multidisciplinary research on archaeology related to these two important volcanoes. The ‘beyond’ in the title is represented by two papers (on Cappadocia and Central Mexico). The individual articles explore a variety of subject areas, including volcanological research of recent decades, volcanic hazard assessment, the evolution of volcanic landforms and deposits, the special features pertaining to excavation within extrusive deposits, the archaeological and ancient literary...

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