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Understanding Archaeological Excavation - BARKER, Philip

B. T. Batsford, 1986, Paperback ..
Condition: Very Good. Gently faded at the spine.

First in this edition. Contents: How Our Archaeological Sites Are Formed; The Development Of Techniques; Pre-Excavation Research; Methods Of Excavation; Recognising And Recording Of The Evidence; Interpreting The Evidence; The Publication Of Excavations; The jacket shows a burial, of the 6th or 7th centuries AD, being excavated at Wroxeter Roman city. Man's curiosity about his history has led him to dig in order to find and to record evidence that is building up into a fascinating, continually modified picture of the past. Understanding archaeological excavation examines the aims and methods that exclamation, and removes the mystery from this increasingly complex science.
Size: 9¾" x 7½"
Number of Pages: 190
ISBN: 0713436328

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