Archaeology, the basics

by Clive Gamble

Paper Book, 2001

Status

Available

Call number

CC165 .G23 2001

Publication

London ; New York : Routledge, 2001.

Description

From archaeological jargon to interpretation, Archaeology: The Basics provides an invaluable overview of a fascinating subject andnbsp;probes the depths of this increasingly popular discipline, presenting critical approaches to the understanding of our past. Lively and engaging, Archaeology: The Basics fires the archaeological imagination whilst tackling such questions as: What are the basic concepts of archaeology? How and what do we know about people and objects from the past? What makes a good explanation in archaeology? Why dig here? This ultimate guide for all new and would-be archaeologists, whether they are students or interested amateurs, will prove an invaluable introduction to this wonderfullynbsp;infectious discipline.

Language

Physical description

xv, 239 p.; 21 cm

ISBN

0415221536 / 9780415221535

Barcode

34662000384484
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