Eyewitness to Discovery: First-Person Accounts of More Than Fifty of the World's Greatest Archaeological Discoveries

Eyewitness to Discovery: First-Person Accounts of More Than Fifty of the World's Greatest Archaeological Discoveries

by Brian M. Fagan (Editor)

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Overview

Brian M. Fagan gathers together 58 vivid accounts of the world's greatest archaeological discoveries, from the tomb of Tutankhamun and the Aegean Marbles to Otzi the Iceman and Machu Picchu, as told by the people who discovered them. The selections chronicle developments in this field. Includes 72 photos, 12 in color. Map and chronological table.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780756753559
Publisher: DIANE Publishing Company
Publication date: 02/28/2002
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 493

About the Author

About the Editor:
Brian M. Fagan is Professor of Anthropology at the University of California, Santa Barbara. He is the author of The Adventure of Archaeology and The Rape of the Nile, and is a Contributing Editor for Archaeology magazine.

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