Sourcebook for Garden Archaeology : Methods, Techniques, Interpretations and Field Examples. (eBook, 2013) [WorldCat.org]
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Sourcebook for Garden Archaeology : Methods, Techniques, Interpretations and Field Examples.

Author: Amina-Aicha Malek
Publisher: Bern : Peter Lang AG, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften, 2013.
Series: Parcs et jardins, 1.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Sourcebook for Garden Archaeology addresses the increasing need among archaeologists, who discover a garden during their own excavation project, for advice and update on current issues in garden archaeology. It also aims at stimulating broader interest in garden archaeology. Archaeologists with no specific training in garden archaeology will read about specific problems of soil archaeology with a handful of  Read more...
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Malek, Amina-Aicha.
Sourcebook for Garden Archaeology : Methods, Techniques, Interpretations and Field Examples.
Bern : Peter Lang AG, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften, ©2013
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Amina-Aicha Malek
ISBN: 9783035201833 3035201838
OCLC Number: 863824787
Notes: Chapter 3 Stow Park, Lincolnshire, England, UK. Palace and Hunting Parkof the Medieval Bishops of Lincoln Paul Everson 567.
Description: 1 online resource (798 pages)
Contents: Cover; Table of contents; Preface Didier Wirth 11; Gardens for Archaeologists Amina-Aïcha Malek 13; Part I A Short History of Garden Archaeology 19; Preamble What do Archaeologists Look for when Looking for Gardens? Amina-Aïcha Malek 21; Chapter 1 Garden Archaeology in Japan Kenkichi Ono & Amina-Aïcha Malek 25; Chapter 2 Wilhelmina F. Jashemski and the Gardens of the Roman Empire Amina-Aïcha Malek 41; Chapter 3 Christopher Taylor and British Garden Archaeology Amina-Aïcha Malek 59; Chapter 4 American Garden Archaeology and the Chesapeake Bay Amina-Aïcha Malek 73. Conclusion Amina-Aïcha Malek 93Part II Preliminary Questions and Investigations 95; Chapter 1 Apprehending the Garden: Non-destructive Approaches to Detecting Gardens Kathryn L. Gleason & Mark P. Leone 97; Chapter 2 Geophysical Exploration of Gardens Bruce Bevan & Rinita Dalan 127; Chapter 3 Ground-penetrating Radar Exploration and Mapping Techniques for Garden Archaeology Lawrence B. Conyers 163; Part III Excavating the Garden: Bringing the Garden to Light 195; Chapter 1 Special Considerations in Excavating a Garden Kathryn L. Gleason 197. Chapter 2 Detecting and Documenting Archaeological Features of a Garden through Excavation Kathryn L. Gleason 217Chapter 3 Coordinating the Study of Environmental Remains in the Garden Soils Kathryn L. Gleason 257; Chapter 4 Synthesis & Interpretation: The Garden as a Built Environment Kathryn L. Gleason & Michele Palmer 277; Glossary Kathryn L. Gleason, Michele Palmer & John E. Foss 316; Part IV Biological Investigations: The Archaeology of Living Matter 319; Chapter 1 Garden SoilsJohn E. Foss 321; Chapter 2 Macroremains of PlantsMark Horrocks 337. Chapter 3 Microbotanical Remains: Pollen Analysis Eberhard Grüger 361Chapter 4 Phytoliths Mark Horrocks 393; Chapter 5 Invertebrates: Insects Hiram Larew 411; Part V The Enhanced Nature: Analyzing Elements of the Garden 419; Chapter 1 Water and Waterworks in Garden Archaeology James L. Wescoat Jr. 421; Chapter 2 Physical Evidence of the Garden A. The Gardens of Pompeii and the other Vesuvian Sites Stefano De Caro & Wilhelmina F. Jashemski 453; B. The Physical Evidence of the American Garden Elizabeth Kryder-Reid 475. Chapter 3 Cultural Elaboration of Nature A. Interpreting the Gardens of Pompeii Wilhelmina F. Jashemski 493B. Interpreting the American Garden Elizabeth Kryder-Reid 499; Part VI Historic Gardens and Garden Archaeology 513; Chapter 1 Preservation, Conservation, and Garden Archaeology Giorgio Galletti 515; Chapter 2 Experiences in Garden Archaeology Giorgio Galletti 521; Part VII A Garden of Practical Examples 549; Chapter 1 Castle Bromwich Hall Gardens, West Midlands, England, UK Christopher Currie 551; Chapter 2 The Gardens at Kirby Hall, Northamptonshire, England, UK Brian Dix 561.
Series Title: Parcs et jardins, 1.

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