The Oxford Handbook Of Maritime Archaeology

The Oxford Handbook of Maritime Archaeology
Publisher Oxford University Press
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Category Social Science
Total Pages 1203
ISBN 9780199336005
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The Oxford Handbook of Maritime Archaeology is a comprehensive survey of the field at a time when maritime archaeology has established itself as a mature branch of archaeology. This volume draws on the expertise of nearly fifty international scholars who examine the many distinct and universal aspects of the discipline.

The Oxford Handbook of Maritime Archaeology
  • Author : Alexis Catsambis,Ben Ford,Donny L. Hamilton
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2014-02

The Oxford Handbook of Maritime Archaeology is a comprehensive survey of the field at a time when maritime archaeology has established itself as a mature branch of archaeology. This volume draws on the expertise of nearly fifty international scholars who examine the many distinct and universal aspects of the discipline.

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The Oxford Handbook of Maritime Archaeology
  • Author : Alexis Catsambis,Ben Ford,Donny L. Hamilton
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2011-09-08

The Oxford Handbook of Maritime Archaeology is a comprehensive survey of the field as seen through the eyes of nearly fifty scholars at a time when maritime archaeology has established itself as a mature branch of archaeology. This volume draws on many of the distinct and universal aspects of maritime

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The Oxford Handbook of Maritime Archaeology
  • Author : Alexis Catsambis,Ben Ford,Donny L. Hamilton
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2011-04-01

The Oxford Handbook of Maritime Archaeology is a comprehensive survey of the field as seen through the eyes of nearly fifty scholars at a time when maritime archaeology has established itself as a mature branch of archaeology. This volume draws on many of the distinct and universal aspects of maritime

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The Oxford Handbook of African Archaeology
  • Author : Peter Mitchell,Paul Lane
  • Publisher : OUP Oxford
  • Release Date : 2013-07-04

Africa has the longest and arguably the most diverse archaeological record of any of the continents. It is where the human lineage first evolved and from where Homo sapiens spread across the rest of the world. Later, it witnessed novel experiments in food-production and unique trajectories to urbanism and the

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The Oxford Handbook of the Prehistoric Arctic
  • Author : T. Max Friesen,Owen K. Mason
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2016-08-25

The North American Arctic was one of the last regions on Earth to be settled by humans, due to its extreme climate, limited range of resources, and remoteness from populated areas. Despite these factors, it holds a complex and lengthy history relating to Inuit, Inupiat, Inuvialuit, Yup'ik and Aleut peoples

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Underwater Archaeology
  • Author : Nautical Archaeology Society (NAS)
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2011-09-07

Underwater Archaeology: The NAS Guide to Principles and Practice provides a comprehensive summary of the archaeological process as applied in an underwater context. Long awaited second edition of what is popularly referred to as the NAS Handbook Provides a practical guide to underwater archaeology: how to get involved, basic principles,

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Our Blue Planet  An Introduction to Maritime and Underwater Archaeology
  • Author : Ben Ford,Jessi J. Halligan,Alexis Catsambis
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2020-04-07

Our Blue Planet provides a comprehensive introduction to the field of maritime and underwater archaeology. Situating the field within the broader study of history and archaeology, this book advocates that an understanding of how our ancestors interacted with rivers, lakes, and oceans is integral to comprehending the human past. Our

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The Oxford Handbook of Prehistoric Oceania
  • Author : Ethan E. Cochrane,Terry L. Hunt
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2018

"The Oxford Handbook of Prehistoric Oceania presents the archaeology, linguistics, environment and human biology of Melanesia, Micronesia, and Polynesia. First colonized 50,000 years ago, Oceania witnessed the independent invention of agriculture, the construction of Easter Island's statues, and the development of the word's last archaic states."--Provided by publisher.

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Archaeology and the Social History of Ships
  • Author : Richard A. Gould
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2011-04-29

Maritime archaeology deals with shipwrecks and is carried out by divers rather than diggers. It embraces maritime history and analyses changes in shipbuilding, navigation and seamanship and offers fresh perspectives on the cultures and societies that produced the ships and sailors. Drawing on detailed past and recent case studies, Richard

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The Oxford Handbook of Islamic Archaeology
  • Author : Bethany Walker,Timothy Insoll,Corisande Fenwick
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2020-10-27

Born from the fields of Islamic art and architectural history, the archaeological study of the Islamic societies is a relatively young discipline. With its roots in the colonial periods of the late 19th and early 20th centuries, its rapid development since the 1980s warrants a reevaluation of where the field

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The Oxford Handbook of Light in Archaeology
  • Author : Costas Papadopoulos,Holley Moyes
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2017

This handbook is currently in development, with individual articles publishing online in advance of print publication. At this time, we cannot add information about unpublished articles in this handbook, however the table of contents will continue to grow as additional articles pass through the review process and are added to

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The Oxford Handbook of the Archaeology of the Levant
  • Author : Margreet L. Steiner,Ann E. Killebrew
  • Publisher : OUP Oxford
  • Release Date : 2014-01-16

This Handbook aims to serve as a research guide to the archaeology of the Levant, an area situated at the crossroads of the ancient world that linked the eastern Mediterranean, Anatolia, Mesopotamia, and Egypt. The Levant as used here is a historical geographical term referring to a large area which

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International Handbook of Underwater Archaeology
  • Author : Carol V. Ruppe,Jane F. Barstad
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2013-11-11

Although underwater archaeology has assumed its rightful place as an important subdiscipline in the field, the published literature has not kept pace with the rapid increase in the number of both prehistoric and historic underwater sites. The editors have assembled an internationally distinguished roster of contributors to fill this gap.

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Maritime Archaeology
  • Author : Jeremy Green
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2016-12-05

Jeremy Green's systematic overview of maritime archaeology offers a step-by-step description of this fast-growing field. With new information about the use of computers and Global Positioning Systems, the second edition of this handbook shows how to extract as much information as possible from a site, how to record and document

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The Oxford Handbook of War
  • Author : Julian Lindley-French,Yves Boyer
  • Publisher : OUP Oxford
  • Release Date : 2012-01-19

The Oxford Handbook of War is the definitive analysis of war in the twenty-first century. With over forty senior authors from academia, government and the armed forces world-wide the Handbook explores the history, theory, ethics and practice of war. The Handbook first considers the fundamental causes of war, before reflecting

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