Year of Discovery

Year of Discovery

Book - 2002
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The world of archaeology informs and entertains millions. Now there is a book that will captivate and fascinate armchair archaeologists, amateurs on weekend digs, and professionals toiling at sites around the globe. Compiled by the editors of Archaeology, this is the first in a series of annual publications documenting the leading archaeological discoveries around the world. Year of Discovery will enthrall readers with new facts and stories about our ancient African ancestors, a surprising expose of museum fakes, how to make a modern mummy, the sad tale of a Persian princess, the Taliban's cultural terrorism, touching the tomb of Midas, the misery of slavery on a plantation ... in New York, the mysterious flight of the Anasazi and a dive to the wreck of RMS Titanic. Filled with timelines, maps, charts, photographs, and illustrations, Year of Discovery takes you into the past on a journey of adventure. Book jacket.
Topical Term: Archaeology
Antiquities
Civilization, Ancient
Excavations (Archaeology)
Publisher: New York : Hatherleigh Press, c2002
ISBN: 9781578261123
1578261120
9781578261116
1578261112
Branch Call Number: CC173 .Y43 2002
Characteristics: 234 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. (some col.), maps ; 24 cm
Additional Contributors: Archaeological Institute of America
Alternative Title: Archaeology

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