Three Stones Make A Wall

Author: Eric H. Cline
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 1400884616
Size: 73.41 MB
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Who gets to keep what is found? Taking readers from the pioneering digs of the eighteenth century to the exciting new discoveries being made today, Three Stones Make a Wall is a lively and essential introduction to the story of archaeology.

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Author: Eric H. Cline
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 1400874491
Size: 50.48 MB
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In this major new account of the causes of this "First Dark Ages," Eric Cline tells the gripping story of how the end was brought about by multiple interconnected failures, ranging from invasion and revolt to earthquakes, drought, and the ...

Fallen Glory

Author: James Crawford
Publisher: Picador
ISBN: 1250118301
Size: 42.79 MB
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They can live. And, sooner or later, they die. In Fallen Glory, James Crawford uncovers the biographies of some of the world’s most fascinating lost and ruined buildings, from the dawn of civilization to the cyber era.

Bible Nation

Author: Candida R. Moss
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 140088831X
Size: 58.86 MB
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Bible Nation tells the story of the Greens’ rapid acquisition of an unparalleled collection of biblical antiquities; their creation of a closely controlled group of scholars to study and promote their collection; their efforts to place a ...

Gods Graves Scholars

Author: C.W. Ceram
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 0307814270
Size: 30.89 MB
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C.W. Ceram visualized archeology as a wonderful combination of high adventure, romance, history and scholarship, and this book, a chronicle of man's search for his past, reads like a dramatic narrative.

Adobe Walls

Author: T. Lindsay Baker
Publisher: Texas A&M University Press
ISBN: 9781585441761
Size: 43.50 MB
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The authors of this book, a historian and an archeologists, have dug into the sod and into far-flung archives to sift reality form the long-romanticized story of Adobe Walls, its residents, and the Indians who so fiercely resented their ...

Stone By Stone

Author: Robert Thorson
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA
ISBN: 9780802719201
Size: 50.18 MB
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Linking geological history to the early American experience, Stone by Stone presents a fascinating picture of the land the Pilgrims settled, allowing us to see and understand it with new eyes.

Jungle Of Stone

Author: William Carlsen
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 0062407422
Size: 55.29 MB
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In the tradition of Lost City of Z and In the Kingdom of Ice, former San Francisco Chronicle journalist and Pulitzer Prize finalist William Carlsen reveals the unforgettable true story of the discovery of the ancient Maya.

The Bible Unearthed

Author: Israel Finkelstein
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0743223381
Size: 24.73 MB
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In this groundbreaking work that sets apart fact and legend, authors Finkelstein and Silberman use significant archeological discoveries to provide historical information about biblical Israel and its neighbors.