Cofounders: Russian Academy of Sciences; The Institute of Archaeology
Publisher: The publishing house “Nauka”; International Academic Publishing company “Nauka/Interperiodika”
International periodical code: ISSN 0869-6063
Subscription code: 70822 in a united catalogue “Russian Press”
Periodicity: quarterly issue
Annual size: the approximate number of printer’s sheet is 96
The editorial board and editors’ regular mail address: 19, Dmitry Ulyanov Street
117036, Moscow, Russia
phone and fax: +7 (499)124-3442
E-mail: ra@iaran.ru
Publisher’s address: 90, Profsoyuznaya Street, 117997, Moscow Russia
Chief Editor: L.A. Belyaev, Dr.
Editorial board: Corresponding member of the Academy of Sciences R.M. Munchaev – the chairman; member of the Academy of Sciences A.P. Derevyanko; member of the Academy of Sciences N.A. Makarov; member of the Academy of Sciences V.I. Molodin; Dr. M.G. Moshkova; Corresponding member of the Academy of Sciences E.N. Nosov; Dr. A.A. Tishkin; member of the Academy of Sciences V.L. Yanin; Prof. Dr. A. Buko (Poland); Dr. M. Wemhoff (Germany); Prof. Dr. T. Darvill (Great Britain); Prof. Dr. J.-P. Demoule (France); Corresponding member of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine G.Yu. Ivakin; Prof. Dr. Ph. Kohl (USA); Ya. Tchekhanovets (Israel).

Editorial staff:

Corresponding member of the Academy of Sciences Kh.A. Amirkhanov; Corresponding member of the Academy of Sciences A.P. Buzhilova; Corresponding member of the Academy of Sciences P.G. Gaydukov; PhD in History A.N. Gey; Dr. V.I. Gulyaev; Dr. E.G. Devlet; Dr. D.S. Korobov – executive editor;

Corresponding member of the Academy of Sciences G.A. Koshelenko;

Dr. N.A. Krenke; Dr. V.D. Kuznetsov; Dr. A.V. Chernetsov.

Managing editor: T.S. VolkovaRegistration certificate:№0110150 (04.02.1993) in the Ministry of Press and Information of Russian Federation.