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The Oxford companion to archaeology

Author: Brian M Fagan
Publisher: [New York] : Oxford University Press, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Featuring 700 authoritative articles written by hundreds of respected scholars from all over the world, The Oxford Companion to Archaeology provides authoritative, stimulating entries on a range of subjects, including engaging biographies of the great figures in the field, extensive coverage of the methods used in archaeological research, together with essays that examine human evolution and the many general facets  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Dictionaries
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Oxford companion to archaeology.
[New York] : Oxford University Press, ©2006
(OCoLC)35178577
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Brian M Fagan
ISBN: 0195076184 9780195076189
OCLC Number: 123474210
Notes: Title from title page (viewed Oct. 17, 2006).
Awards: Winner of Named as an Outstanding Academic Book of 1997 by CHOICE.
Description: 1 online resource
Responsibility: Brian M. Fagan, ed.

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This overview of archaeology is intended for students of archaeology and anthropology.  Read more...

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An excellent overview of what it is that archaeologists do and have done ... It ranges widely from the expected (Giza, Easter Island and so forth) to the unexpected (archaeology in science fiction), Read more...

 
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