Summary: For introductory courses in Archaeology.
This brief yet comprehensive text tells the story of how archaeology changed from a romantic adventure into a science. Its vivid narrative combines tales of archaeological discovery with the changing social conditions and theoretical perspectives that helped turn archaeology into a sophisticated discipline. Containing a simple, jargon-free style -- and a lifetime of teaching experience -- this text writer shares wit ...show moreh today's students his unrivaled experience as an archeologist and an author. ...show less