This publication present an overview of the author's 20 years of excavation at the Etruscan site of Murlo.
Phillips offers his perspective on the site and theories about its functions.
The introduction by David and Francesca Ridgway places this important site in the perspective of our current knowledge of the Etruscans.
Ingrid Edlund-Berry and the author have compiled an extensive annotated bibliography for the site. This volume will be invaluable to scholars and of interest to anyone intrigued by the mystery of the Etruscans.