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Discovery!

Unearthing the New Treasures of Archaeology

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Discovery!: Unearthing the New Treasures of Archaeology
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An unprecedented look inside archaeology today, "Discovery!" reveals the exciting, significant and astonishing finds from around the world in the last fifteen years that have changed the way we see our past. Spanning a timescale of two million years of history, this book covers everything from the latest fossil discoveries to wrecks of early submarines and ironclads from the American Civil War. Truly international in scope and totally authoritative, "Discovery!" is illustrated throughout with amazing photographs, sometimes taken at the very moment of discovery.

Table of Contents

Discoveries from the Ice Age; Tombs, Graves and Mummies; Treasures of Ancient Art; Lost Cities and Towns; Enigmas of Ritual and Religion; Discoveries from the Deep; Scientific Discoveries.

Author Biography

Brian M. Fagan is Emeritus Professor of Anthropology at the University of California, Santa Barbara. He is the author of many bestselling books, including The Seventy Great Mysteries of the Ancient World and The Seventy Great Inventions of the Ancient World, both published by Thames & Hudson.
Release date NZ
October 15th, 2007
Contributor
Edited by Brian M. Fagan
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Illustrations
320 illustrations, 312 in colour
Imprint
Thames & Hudson Ltd
Pages
256
Dimensions
214x270x27
ISBN-13
9780500051498
Product ID
2072153

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