Encyclopedia of Archaeology

Encyclopedia of Archaeology

History and Discoveries

Book - 2001
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Written by the most authoritative scholars from around the world, a massive treasurehouse of information on all aspects of archaeology, from prehistory to the present day.

* Includes 500+ A-Z entries on pioneers such as J. Desmond Clark, sites including Chich#65533;n Itz#65533; in Mexico, remote sensing and other concepts and techniques, periods, regions, organizations, and museums

* Contributors include some of the world's most eminent archaeologists

* Includes maps depicting key points of reference like ethnic groups in the West Indies at the time of Columbus

* Contains photographs of excavation sites such as an ancient burial ground in Chile, shields, petroglyphs, and other artifacts

Publisher: Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, c2001.
ISBN: 9781576071984
Branch Call Number: 930.1 E56
Characteristics: 3 v. : ill., maps ; 27 cm.
Additional Contributors: Murray, Tim 1955-
Alternative Title: History and discoveries


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