The Resource Archaeology's footprints in the modern world, Michael Brian Schiffer

Archaeology's footprints in the modern world, Michael Brian Schiffer

Label
Archaeology's footprints in the modern world
Title
Archaeology's footprints in the modern world
Statement of responsibility
Michael Brian Schiffer
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Schiffer, Michael B
Dewey number
930.1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
CC165
LC item number
.S354 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Archaeology
  • Archaeology and history
  • Social archaeology
Label
Archaeology's footprints in the modern world, Michael Brian Schiffer
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Evaluating myths, sagas, and legends -- Debunking the "lost races" myth -- Did the Norse beat Columbus to the Americas? -- King Solomon's mines -- Complementing historical evidence -- The confederate submarine, H.L. Hunley -- The "poor" potter of Yorktown, Virginia -- Nuclear archaeology in the Nevada desert -- Enhancing cultural tourism and heritage awareness -- Mount Vernon and George Washington's whiskey distillery -- Kourion, a Roman town in Cyprus -- The World Heritage site of Stonehenge -- Collaborating with communities -- The Levi Jordan plantation project -- The Ozette site and the Makah Indian Nation -- Thurstan Shaw and Nigeria's enigmatic bronzes -- Pursuing an activist agenda -- Remembering the Ludlow Massacre -- Advocating for homeless people -- Promoting the electric car revival -- Reviving ancient technologies -- Chipped stone scalpels -- Raised-field agriculture in the Andes -- Ancient pots and modern potters in the American Southwest -- Managing cultural resources -- Federal agencies and cultural resource management -- Tribal archaeology : the Seminole Indians of Florida -- Archaeology in the city of Alexandria, Virginia -- Participating in judicial and diplomatic processes -- California Indians v. United States -- Antiquities acts and the looting of the GE Mound -- The international antiquities trade -- Doing fieldwork in a forensic context -- Solving a murder in the Midlands of England -- A Nazi-era mass grave in Ukraine -- Recovery of missing American military personnel -- Expanding the social sciences -- The Garbage Project -- The "material-culture turn" in the social sciences -- Undocumented migrants face the Arizona desert -- Contributing to the physical sciences and engineering -- The mysterious pigment : Maya blue -- Radiocarbon dating -- Nuclear waste disposal -- Bolstering biological sciences -- Origin of the domesticated sunflower -- The pygmy rabbit and applied zooarchaeology -- Microbiota of the human gut and coprolites -- Furnishing tools for environmental sciences -- Tree-ring dating and dendroclimatology -- Dating Sunset Crater -- Mass extinctions of animals : the human role -- Revealing our prehistoric past -- In the beginning -- From foragers to farmers -- The urban revolution
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (397 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781607815341
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, tables
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)4340000000193353
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC4931895
  • (OCoLC)999432772
  • (MdBmJHUP)muse56749
  • (EXLCZ)994340000000193353
Label
Archaeology's footprints in the modern world, Michael Brian Schiffer
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Evaluating myths, sagas, and legends -- Debunking the "lost races" myth -- Did the Norse beat Columbus to the Americas? -- King Solomon's mines -- Complementing historical evidence -- The confederate submarine, H.L. Hunley -- The "poor" potter of Yorktown, Virginia -- Nuclear archaeology in the Nevada desert -- Enhancing cultural tourism and heritage awareness -- Mount Vernon and George Washington's whiskey distillery -- Kourion, a Roman town in Cyprus -- The World Heritage site of Stonehenge -- Collaborating with communities -- The Levi Jordan plantation project -- The Ozette site and the Makah Indian Nation -- Thurstan Shaw and Nigeria's enigmatic bronzes -- Pursuing an activist agenda -- Remembering the Ludlow Massacre -- Advocating for homeless people -- Promoting the electric car revival -- Reviving ancient technologies -- Chipped stone scalpels -- Raised-field agriculture in the Andes -- Ancient pots and modern potters in the American Southwest -- Managing cultural resources -- Federal agencies and cultural resource management -- Tribal archaeology : the Seminole Indians of Florida -- Archaeology in the city of Alexandria, Virginia -- Participating in judicial and diplomatic processes -- California Indians v. United States -- Antiquities acts and the looting of the GE Mound -- The international antiquities trade -- Doing fieldwork in a forensic context -- Solving a murder in the Midlands of England -- A Nazi-era mass grave in Ukraine -- Recovery of missing American military personnel -- Expanding the social sciences -- The Garbage Project -- The "material-culture turn" in the social sciences -- Undocumented migrants face the Arizona desert -- Contributing to the physical sciences and engineering -- The mysterious pigment : Maya blue -- Radiocarbon dating -- Nuclear waste disposal -- Bolstering biological sciences -- Origin of the domesticated sunflower -- The pygmy rabbit and applied zooarchaeology -- Microbiota of the human gut and coprolites -- Furnishing tools for environmental sciences -- Tree-ring dating and dendroclimatology -- Dating Sunset Crater -- Mass extinctions of animals : the human role -- Revealing our prehistoric past -- In the beginning -- From foragers to farmers -- The urban revolution
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (397 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781607815341
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, tables
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)4340000000193353
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC4931895
  • (OCoLC)999432772
  • (MdBmJHUP)muse56749
  • (EXLCZ)994340000000193353

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