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Archaeology under water

George Fletcher Bass

Archaeology under water

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Published by Penguin in Harmondsworth .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Underwater archaeology.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. [158]-166.

    Statement[by] George F. Bass.
    SeriesPelican books
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCC77 .B3 1970
    The Physical Object
    Pagination183 p., 32 plates.
    Number of Pages183
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5328341M
    ISBN 100140212191
    LC Control Number72181313
    OCLC/WorldCa546463


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The Canton Rescue Office of the newly created Chinese Underwater Archaeology Centre discovered the wooden vessel resting at a depth of 30 metres, buried under two metres of mud in the waters of eastern Guangdong.

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The underwater landscape provides a rich source of information about the archaeology of human settlement and long-term changes in environment, climate and sea-level. This book highlights how such information can be revealed and interpreted.

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McManamon. Books shelved as archaeology: Archaeology: Theories, Methods and Practice by Colin Renfrew, The Lost City of the Monkey God by Douglas Preston, Gods, Gra. Under the Sea: Archaeology and Palaeolandscapes of the Continental Shelf Julie Satchell The position of submerged prehistoric landscapes beneath the water and often beneath the seabed makes them.

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Archaeology has made enormous advances recently, both in volume of discoveries and in its character as an intellectual discipline; new techniques have helped to further the range and rigour of enquiry, and encouraged interdisciplinary communication.

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The majority of underwater archaeologists specialize in the study of nautical archaeology: the study of the construction and operation of all types of prehistoric and historic watercraft.

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