The intermediate period of the Upper Paleolithic in the Trans-Baikal regional scheme of periodization (current state of research)
Mescherin M.N.

Ethnic and cultural identification of the Neolithic population in the Circumbaikal region (current state of research)
Buraev A.I.

The relative chronology of pottery ornaments from the Sintashta cemeteries
Khavansky A.I.

The gold spindle
Avilova L.I.

The early stage of ferrous metallurgy in Norway
Espelund A.

Early Iron Age dwellings in the Volga-Kama region
Chernykh Ye.M.

Archeobotanical collections from Chernoe, Otruby and Krasnaya Gorka fortified settlements
of Milograd culture in Belarus
Loshenkov M.I.

Deer-shaped Achaemenid (?) silver knife handle from Filippovka
Treister M.Yu., Shemakhanskaya M.S., Yablonsky L.T.

Concerning a Sarmatian-time group of pottery with ornamented handles
Kapustina E.P.

The cup of Uatsamong and the wheel of Balsag of the Ossetian Nart epos: certain historical and archeological parallels
Romanova G.B.

People and the environment of the Radonezh watersheds in the 13th–16th cc.: methods of correlating palynological data (new investigations of the Morozovskoye bog)
Yershova E.G., Chernov S.Z.

Natural processes in the infilling of foundation pits of medieval buildings
Borisov A.V.


New investigations of the Khutorskaya dwelling site in the Upper Kama region
Lychagina E.L., Zhukova V.V.

An unusual battle knife from the “Prussia” collection
Prasolov Ya.V.

History of science

Gueorgiy Petrovich Sosnovsky
Kitova L.Yu.

Richard Indreko (1900–1961) – one of the founders of modern Estonian archeology
Kriiska А., Utkin A.V.


The semantic approach in the study of ancient ceramics technology
Kalinina I.V.

Patrices with the images of tortoise and crane from the Chuya valley
Torgoev A.I.

The Bratsky ostrog, results of the dendrochronological survey
Mylgan V.S., Zharnikov Z.Yu., Mainicheva A.Yu., Lykhin Yu.P.

Critics and bibliography

Origin and Spread of Microblade Technology in Northern Asia and North America / Eds Yaroslaw V. Kuzmin, Susan G. Keats, Chen Shen. Barnaby, B.C. 2007
Kuznetsov A.M.

Paths of the Aryans. Polemic notes to the book by E.E. Kuzmina
Klein L.S.

V.S. Gorbunov. The Srubnaya community of Eastern Europe. Ufa, 2006.
Pyatykh G.G.


International symposium “Earliest human migrations in Eurasia” (Makhachkala, 2009)
Davudov O.M., Shunkov M.V.

International congress “Prehistoric Technology 40 Years Later: Functional Studies and the Russian Legacy” (Verona, 2005)
Skakun N.N., Vassiliev S.A., Plisson H.

To the jubilee of O.N. Aksyonova
Editors of the journal and members of the editorial board

To the jubilee of Yu.L. Schapova
Yanin V.L., Saracheva T.G., Stolyarova E.K.

To the 80th anniversary of A.A. Bobrinsky

Tatiana Ivanovna Makarova
Staff of the RAS Institute of Archeology

Rules for authors

List of abbreviations