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Natural Science in Archaeology

Techniques in Archaeological Geology

Authors: Garrison, Ervan

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  • 2nd edition includes paleoecology, paleoclimate and studies about ancient cultures
  • Integrates new data analysis of specific geologic methods
  • Includes many color illustrations and "inset examples"
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This 2nd edition is a survey level review of key areas of archaeological geology/geoarchaeology. Principal subject areas include:

  • historical principles;
  • archaeologic and geomorphic surfaces and landforms types;
  • sediments and sediment analytic methods;
  • archaeological stoney materials - petrographic and mineralogic attributes;
  • ceramic materials - mineralogic composition and analytic methods;
  • geochemical methods useful in archaeological geology - studies of materials;
  • commonly used geochronological methods for archaeological geology.

Contributions to paleoecology, paleoclimate and ancient cultures as well as multivariate ICP and EDX data are now included.

Table of contents (11 chapters)

Table of contents (11 chapters)

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eBook 74,89 €
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Hardcover 135,19 €
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  • Usually ready to be dispatched within 3 to 5 business days, if in stock
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Softcover 93,59 €
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Techniques in Archaeological Geology
Authors
Series Title
Natural Science in Archaeology
Copyright
2016
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-30232-4
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-30232-4
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-30230-0
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-80756-0
Series ISSN
1613-9712
Edition Number
2
Number of Pages
XXV, 345
Number of Illustrations
54 b/w illustrations, 83 illustrations in colour
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