Wilkinson, T. C. (2014) Tying the Threads of Eurasia: Trans-regional Routes and Material Flows in Transcaucasia, eastern Anatolia and western Central Asia, c. 3000-1500BC. Leiden, Sidestone Press. 408pp. [pdf – note that certain images are blanked out in this pdf for licencing reasons], [OA download and full print version from] [selected original figures and appendices available to download and reuse with attribution.]

Edited  Volumes

Galanakis, Y., Wilkinson, T. and Bennet, J. (eds.) (2014) ΑΘΥΡΜΑΤΑ (athyrmata). Critical Essays on the Archaeology of the Eastern Mediterranean in Honour of E. Susan Sherratt. Archaeopress Archaeology. Oxford, Archaeopress. iv+274pp. [link to description on]

Wilkinson, T. C., Sherratt, S. and Bennet, J. eds. (2011). Interweaving Worlds: Systemic Interactions in Eurasia, 7th to 1st millennia BC. Oxford, Oxbow. [link to description]


T. C. Wilkinson and A. Slawisch (2020) An agro-pastoral palimpsest: New insights into the historical rural economy of the Milesian peninsula from aerial and remote-sensing imagery. Anatolian Studies 70: 181-206. [link to pdf on CUP: doi:10.1017/S0066154619000164 ]

G. Lucarini, T. Wilkinson, E.R. Crema, A. Palombini, A. Bevan and C. Broodbank (2020) The MedAfriCarbon Radiocarbon Database and Web Application. Archaeological Dynamics in Mediterranean Africa, ca. 9600–700 BC. Journal of Open Archaeology Data, 8(1), 1:

T. C. Wilkinson (2018) Cloth and Currency: On the Ritual-Economics of Eurasian Textile Circulation and the ‘Origins’ of Trade, Fifth to Second millennia BC, in K. Kristiansen, T. Lindkvist, J. Myrdal (eds.) Trade and Civilization: Economic Networks and Cultural Ties, from Prehistory to the Modern Era. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. [link to pdf on CUP: doi:10.1017/9781108340946.003 ]

A. Slawisch and T. C. Wilkinson (2018) Processions, Propaganda and Pixels: Reconstructing the ‘Sacred Way’ between Miletos and Didyma. American Journal of Archaeology 122.1: pp. 101–143. [link to OA pdf: doi:10.3764/aja.122.1.0101 ]

N. Strupler and T. C. Wilkinson (2017) Reproducibility in the field: transparency, version control and collaboration on the Project Panormos Survey. Open Archaeology 3: 279–304. [link to OA pdf: doi:10.1515/opar-2017-0019 ]

C. Glatz, B. Düring, B. and T. C. Wilkinson (2015) Developing an Adaptive Field Methodology for Challenging Landscapes. In B. Düring and C. Glatz (eds.). Kinetic Landscapes: The Cide Archaeological Project 2009-2011 – Surveying the Western Turkish Black Sea Region. Warsaw: De Gruyter Open: 53-103. [link to OA pdf: doi:10.1515/9783110444971-008 ]

T. C. Wilkinson (2015) Alternatif Ekonomoler: Yapısal-Sistemik Bakış Açısıyla Erken Transkafkasya Fenomeni, in Mehmet Işıklı and Birol Can (eds.) International Symposium on East Anatolia and South Caucasus Cultures, 10-13 October 2012. [preprint as pdf, in Turkish]

T. C. Wilkinson (2014) The Early Transcaucasian phenomenon in structural-systemic perspective: cuisine, craft and economy. Paléorient 40.2: 203-229[link to pdf:; maps available as pdfs]

T. C. Wilkinson (2014) Dressing the house, dressing the pots: textile-inspired decoration in the late 3rd and 2nd millennia BC east Mediterranean, in Y. Galanakis, T. Wilkinson, J. Bennet (eds.) ΑΘΥΡΜΑΤΑ (athyrmata). Critical Essays on the Archaeology of the Eastern Mediterranean in Honour of E. Susan Sherratt Archaeopress Archaeology. Oxford, Archaeopress. pp. 261-274. [pdf]

B. Hürmüzlü and T. C. Wilkinson (2014) Isparta Arkeolojik Surveyi 2012 Yılı Çalışmaları: Konane (Conana), Araştırma Sonuçları Toplantısı 35.

T. C. Wilkinson (2012). Macro-scale Analysis of Material Culture in Their Landscapes: Case-studies in “Invisible Flows”, in Roger Matthews and John Curtis, with Michael Seymour, Alexandra Fletcher, Alison Gascoigne, Claudia Glatz, St John Simpson, Helen Taylor, Jonathan Tubb and Rupert Chapman (eds.) Proceedings of the 7th International Congress on the Archaeology of the Ancient Near East, London, 12-16 April 2010, the British Museum and UCL, London. Volume 1. Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz. [pdf]

Harlan, D., Sherratt, S. and Wilkinson, T. C. (in press). ‘ArchAtlas, a resource for research and teaching: its history, aims and future development’, in Thomas E. Levy, Stephen H. Savage, Chaitan Baru and Oystein LaBianca (eds.), Portal Science and Archaeology: Views from the Mediterranean Lands. Equinox.

Wilkinson, T. C. (2010). ‘Pathways and highways: routes in Bronze Age Eurasia’, ArchAtlas, February 2010, Edition 4, [direct link to visual essay]

Wilkinson, T. C. (2008). ‘Falling out of an Aircraft: Aerovisualism and the Aerial Photography of J.S.P. Bradford’, Visual Anthropology 21:1, 18 – 38 [pdf; pdf via doi:10.1080/08949460701688924]

Wilkinson, T. C. (2008). ‘Virtual globes, geotagging and global landscapes: visualisation and database technologies in the age of the Internet’, ArchAtlas, January 2008, Edition 3, [direct link to visual essay]

Wilkinson, T. C. (2007). ‘Material globes on material worlds – Google Earth and social change’, Material World, January 2007. [direct link]

Dudding, J. and Wilkinson, T. C. (2005). ‘Visual Anthropology: An Extremely Brief Introduction’, The Friends of the Pitt Rivers Museum, Oxford, Newsletter, no. 52 (April 2005), 8.

Articles (in press)

Wilkinson, T. C.  and Slawisch, A. (in press) Route inertia and route dynamism: myths, materials and landscapes. In L. Vandeput et al. (eds.) Pathways of communication: roads and routes in Ancient Anatolia. London: British Institute at Ankara. [details subject to change]

Wilkinson, T. C. (in press) A tale of two seas: steps toward the modelling of ancient travel across and around the Black and Caspian Seas. In A. Bauer, C. Glatz and S. Sherratt (eds.) The Prehistoric Black Sea, [details subject to change].

Wilkinson, T. C. (in press). ‘”Epiaesthetic worlds”: the inter-materialities of metal, pottery and stone surface colours of western Eurasia during the Chalcolithic and Early Bronze ages’. In Christina Tsoraki, Roger Doonan and Susan Sherratt (eds.) Material Worlds of the Aegean. Sheffield Centre for Aegean Archaeology Roundtable. [biographic details subject to change]

Research Data Publications

T. C. Wilkinson, N. Strupler and A. Slawisch (2017) Project Panormos Archaeological Survey: Daily Log (survey-dailylog) (Version 0.1.0) [Data set]. Zenodo.

T.C. Wilkinson (2017). Project Panormos Archaeological Survey: Method Design (survey-design) (Version 0.1.0) [Data set]. Zenodo.

T. C. Wilkinson, N. Strupler and A. Slawisch (2017) Project Panormos Archaeological Survey Data (survey-data) (Version 0.1.0) [Data set]. Zenodo.

B.S. During, C. Glatz, T.C. Wilkinson, T.E. Şerifoğlu, (2015) Cide Archaeological Project. DANS.

Doctoral thesis

Wilkinson, T. C. (2012). Tying the Threads of Eurasia: Trans-Regional Routes and Material Flows in Eastern Anatolia and Western Central Asia, c. 3000-1500BC. PhD Thesis, University of Sheffield. [summary]