The Complete Illustrated History of World Archaeology: A Remarkable Journey Around the World's Major Ancient Sites from Stonehenge to the Pyramids at Giza and from Tenochtitlan to the Lascaux Cave in France

The Complete Illustrated History of World Archaeology: A Remarkable Journey Around the World's Major Ancient Sites from Stonehenge to the Pyramids at Giza and from Tenochtitlan to the Lascaux Cave in France

by Paul G. Bahn
     
 

Learn how the greatest archaeological discoveries were made and find out about the characters who made them, with over 500 images including specially commissioned maps to help pinpoint the sites covered in the book, Biographies of important archaeologists, past and present, such as J.R Champollion who deciphered the Rosetta Stone, and Maria Reiche who explored the

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Learn how the greatest archaeological discoveries were made and find out about the characters who made them, with over 500 images including specially commissioned maps to help pinpoint the sites covered in the book, Biographies of important archaeologists, past and present, such as J.R Champollion who deciphered the Rosetta Stone, and Maria Reiche who explored the Nazca lines, Spans every period from early humans to recent times, with stories to absorb any student or general reader, with information on the latest findings and breakthroughs in archaeology, Discover the most significant sites from Skara Brae on Orkney to Lake Mungo in Australia, and from Little Bighorn in the USA to the Blombos Cave in South Africa

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780754827733
Publisher:
Anness Publishing, Ltd.
Publication date:
09/07/2013
Pages:
256
Sales rank:
544,010
Product dimensions:
6.90(w) x 8.70(h) x 0.90(d)

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