Encyclopedia of Archaeology, Volume 3

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Elsevier/Academic Press, 2008 - Antiquities - 2382 pages
The Encyclopedia of Archaeology encompasses all aspects of archaeology, including the nature and diversity of archaeology as a scientific discipline, the practice of archaeology, archaeology in the everyday world, and the future of the discipline. Featured in the Encyclopedia of Archaeology are articles by leading authors that summarize archaeological knowledge at the beginning the 21st century, highlighting important sites and issues, and tracing the development of prehistoric cultures around the globe.

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There have been a number of archaeology reference works published recently, and this three-volume set is perhaps the most ambitious. It purports to fill the gap between the coffee-table atlas and ... Read full review


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