Browse by Subject: Archaeology

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The Myth of Syphilis: The Natural History of Treponematosis in North America

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Unlocking the Past: Celebrating Historical Archaeology in North America

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Indian and European Contact in Context: The Mid-Atlantic Region

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The Jewish Community of Early Colonial Nevis: A Historical Archaeological Study

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Heritage of Value, Archaeology of Renown: Reshaping Archaeological Assessment and Significance

The book addresses such topical issues as public controversy over national memorials, land ownership, repatriation, and the protection of cultural heritage in war and peace. It sets the concerns of native peoples and minorities in the context of worldwide tensions between national and local identities, and it explores the overt goal of many countries to promote and appreciate cultural diversity.

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The Great Journey: The Peopling of Ancient America, Updated Edition

Widely regarded as a classic of archaeological writing, this edition offers an up-to-date look at one of archaeology’s greatest controversies: How, where, when, and why did human beings take the first steps in their journey to populate North America?

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The Ancient Maya of the Belize Valley: Half a Century of Archaeological Research

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Archaeological Perspectives on the American Civil War

From studies of Antietam Battlefield, site of the bloodiest day in American military history, to Andersonville, the infamous Confederate prison, these graphically illustrated essays broaden our understanding of the American Civil War. They demonstrate how

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Salt: White Gold of the Ancient Maya

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Public Benefits of Archaeology