In archaeology, excavation is the exposure, processing and recording of archaeological remains. An excavation site or "dig" is a site being studied
In archaeology, excavation is the exposure, processing and recording of archaeological remains. An excavation site or "dig" is a site being studied. Such a site excavation concerns itself with a specific archaeological site or a connected series of sites, and may be conducted over as little as several weeks to over a number of years. Numerous specialized techniques with particular features are used
Techniques of Archaeological Excavation book.
Techniques of Archaeological Excavation book. Philip Barker's survey of current excavation techniques - at once authoritative and stimulating - was immeadiately hailed as the standard work and is one of the most widely used archaeological field manuals.
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Techniques of Archaeological Excavation by Philip Barker . Format Paperback 288 pages. Dimensions 19. x 24. 5 x 2. mm 907g. Publication date 02 Jun 1997. Publisher PAVILION BOOKS.
This text has been written by an experienced excavator about the inadequacies of excavation techniques and the possible ways of refining them and should serve as a valuable introduction to the subtleties and spirit of modern archaeology. About the Author: One of Britain's leading excavators, Philip Barker is now an archaeological consultant, having retired as Reader in Archaeology at the University of Birmingham.