(Artikelnr: 9780500292105)

Colin Renfrew, Paul Bahn

Paperback, 656 pp. Zeer rijk geïllustreerd. Thames and Hudson 2012.

 Content • 656 pages cover the entire subject, from technical methods to theoretical approaches; from the history of archaeology to excavation and explanation in archaeology
• Over 700 illustrations, including world maps, charts, diagrams and reconstructions
• Over 100 box features on major topics, from underwater archaeology to radiocarbon dating, from the origins of farming to the collapse of civilizations, with summaries of 30 influential excavations
• In-depth case studies on five important projects in Mexico, the United States, Australia, Southeast Asia and England
• Full reference section, including a glossary of archaeological terms and a comprehensive bibliography and guide to further reading

New to this Edition
• Now in full colour for the first time
• The most radical revision since the first edition
• Chapters reshaped, streamlined and reorganized, 
plus a new final chapter on Building a Career in Archaeology
• Rewritten and expanded coverage of field survey 
and excavation
• New discoveries such as Neanderthal DNA, the Frome 
hoard and the Staffordshire hoard; new theories about 
the meaning of Stonehenge and nature of Maya territories
• Eleven new box features: Lasers in the Jungle; Jamestown Rediscovery; Excavating the Amesbury Archer; Bayesian Analysis; Dating the Earliest West Europeans; Doggerland; Amber from the Baltic; Early Musical Behaviour; Finding a Neolithic Family; Ancient Cannibals?; and the Portable Antiquities Scheme
• New extensive case study on the field project at Upper Mangrove Creek, Australia

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