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Arrowheads & Stone Artifacts: A Practical Guide for the Amateur Archaeologist

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Publisher Comments:

This practical, down-to-earth guide for surface collectors of arrowheads and stone artifacts is designed especially for amateur archaeologists and people interested in learning how to study and collect artifacts safely and responsibly. The author reveals invaluable tips on: where to look for artifacts; how to identify artifacts; where surface collecting is permissible; starting and caring for your own collection. With more than fifty new photographs and illustrations of common and rare artifacts, this book is the perfect addition to libraries of amateur archaeologists thirsty for knowledge about preserving and interpreting the remains of a prehistoric culture.

Book News Annotation:

Yeager, a lifetime amateur archaeologist, introduces others interested in the field to the process of collecting and identifying surface stone artifacts. Incorporating 153 b&w line drawings and photographs, he explains the best places to look for artifacts, including where surface collecting is permissible, and how to collect safely and responsibly.
Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Synopsis:

The first edition of this book sold more than 50,000 copies. This all new second edition is even better with updated information and more than 50 new photographs and illustrations of common and rare artifacts

Product Details

ISBN:
9780871089120
Foreword:
Frison, George C.
Author:
Frison, George C.
Author:
Yeager, C. G.
Author:
Yeager C G
Author:
C G, Yeager
Author:
George C. Frison
Author:
Frison George C
Publisher:
Westwinds Press
Location:
Boulder, Colo.
Subject:
Collectors and collecting
Subject:
Archaeology
Subject:
Stone implements
Subject:
Arrowheads.
Subject:
Archaeology -- Field work.
Subject:
Arrowheads -- Collectors and collecting.
Subject:
Archaeology-General
Subject:
Arrowheads, Stone Artifacts, Archeology
Edition Number:
2
Edition Description:
2nd ed.
Series:
The Pruett Series
Series Volume:
TR 00-1
Publication Date:
20000931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
248
Dimensions:
5.5 x 8.4 x 0.6 in

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"Synopsis" by , The first edition of this book sold more than 50,000 copies. This all new second edition is even better with updated information and more than 50 new photographs and illustrations of common and rare artifacts
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