Archaeology, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1622754042
  • ISBN-13: 9781622754045
  • DDC: 930.1
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 104 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2015 | Published/Released October 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2015

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The science of archaeology--the study of the remains of the human past--pairs the thrill of the treasure hunt with the mystery of detective work. Readers will learn all about the different types of archaeology, as well as how archaeologists collect, analyze, and synthesize data. In this insightful volume, readers discover archaeologists' goals as they dig up discoveries and the training needed to get a foothold in the field. This book lays out the rich stages of archeological history, and readers learn why this field remains so important to this day.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Branches and Training.
2: How Archaeologists Work.
3: Excavation.
4: Interpreting Archaeological Finds.
5: History of Archaeology.
6: Recent Trends and Discoveries.
For More Information.
For Further Reading.