A modern, comprehensive compilation of more than 7,000 entries covering themes, concepts, and discoveries in archaeology.
A modern, comprehensive compilation of more than 7,000 entries covering themes, concepts, and discoveries in archaeology written in nontechnical language and tailored to meet the needs of professionals, students and general readers. The main subject areas include artifacts; branches of archaeology, chronology; culture; features; flora and fauna; geography; geology; language; people; related fields; sites; structures; techniques and methods; terms and theories; and tools.
Table of Contents
How to Use This Dictionary vii
Archaeological Abbreviations ix
Encyclopedic Dictionary of Archaeology 1 (616)
Supplementary List of Archaeological Sites 623(56)
Writing and Archaeology: A Timeline 679