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Ghosts of Vesuvius: A New Look at the Last Days of Pompeii, How Towers Fell, and Other Strange Connections
Ghosts of Vesuvius: A New Look at the Last Days of Pompeii, How Towers Fell, and Other Strange Connections
by Charles Pellegrino
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Charles Pellegrino has been known to work simultaneously in entomology, forensic physics, paleo-genetics, preliminary design of advanced rocket systems, astrobiology, and marine archaeology. The author of eighteen books of fiction and nonfiction... (read more)

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Hatchepsut: The Female Pharoah
Hatchepsut: The Female Pharoah
by Joyce Tyldesley
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Joyce Tyldesley, holder of a doctorate from Oxford University, is Honorary Research Fellow at the School of Archaeology, Classics, and Oriental Studies at Liverpool University, England. She is the author of Hatchepsut: The Female Pharaoh and Daughters of... (read more)

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Moctezuma's Mexico :visions of the Aztec world
Moctezuma's Mexico :visions of the Aztec world
by David Carrasco
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Over 150 photographs of artifacts, buildings, and manuscripts, combine with four essays to present a nonacademic exploration of Mexico's final pre-Columbian empire. Coordinated with (but not the catalog for) an exhibit at the Denver Museum of Natural... (read more)

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The Viking
The Viking
by Alan Baker
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"Oh, Lord, save us from the rage of the Nordic people." -Ninth-century French prayer One moment they were a mere speck on the sea; the next, a murderous force slashing its way into unprotected monasteries and villages; routing proud armies; and pillaging... (read more)

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The Riddle of the Labyrinth: The Quest to Crack an Ancient Code
The Riddle of the Labyrinth: The Quest to Crack an Ancient Code
by Margalit Fox
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In 1900, while excavating on Crete, the charismatic Victorian archaeologist Arthur Evans unearthed inscribed clay tablets amid the ruins of a lavish Bronze Age palace. Written by palace scribes circa 1450 b.c., the script they displayed — featuring... (read more)

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Archaeology of the Olympics: The Olympics & Other Festivals in Antiquity
Archaeology of the Olympics: The Olympics & Other Festivals in Antiquity
by Wendy Raschke
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The Archaeology of the Olympics presents a stirring reevaluation of the Olympic Games (and related festivals) as they actually were, not as the ancient Greeks wished—and we still wish—they might have been. Historians, archaeologists, and... (read more)

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Stonehenge revealed
Stonehenge revealed
by David Souden
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Between dramatic and colorful photographs, drawings, and maps, Souden assembles the various findings and theories about the renowned prehistoric monument in southwestern England. He considers the landscape, prehistory, the construction, the people... (read more)

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Digging for the Truth: One Man's Epic Adventure Exploring the World's Greatest Archaeological Mysteries
Digging for the Truth: One Man's Epic Adventure Exploring the World's Greatest Archaeological Mysteries
by Josh Bernstein
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The best thing for archaeology’s image since Harrison Ford cocked his hat and starred in Raiders of the Lost Ark. (The New York Times)Digging for the Truth is not a traditional archaeology show—it’s the very best in armchair adventure. Bernstein... (read more)

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Terra Cotta Warriors: Guardians of China's First Emperor
Terra Cotta Warriors: Guardians of China's First Emperor
by Jane Portal
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Jane Portal is a senior curator at the British Museum, with responsibility for the Chinese and Korean collections. Her publications include Chinese Art in Detail, Chinese Love Poetry, Korea: Art and Archaeology and The First Emperor: Chinas Terracotta... (read more)

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Life in a Cave
Life in a Cave
by Paul Jordan
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Paul Jordan is a respected writer of prehistory, and is an expert on Neanderthal man. He lives in Norfolk, England.... (read more)

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Megaliths, Myths and Men: An Introduction to Astro-Archaeology
Megaliths, Myths and Men: An Introduction to Astro-Archaeology
by Peter Lancaster Brown
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As commonly used, the term "megaliths" refers to huge, free-standing, neolithic stones whose origin and meaning have long been debated by archaeologists and students of prehistory. Perhaps the most famous neolithic site is Stonehenge, the great circle... (read more)

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Ghosts of Vesuvius: A New Look at the Last Days of Pompeii, How Towers Fall, and Other Strange Connections
Ghosts of Vesuvius: A New Look at the Last Days of Pompeii, How Towers Fall, and Other Strange Connections
by Charles Pellegrino
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Polyglot scientists and author Pellegrino continues his research into famous events of the past by applying forensic archaeology to the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in AD 79 and subsequent destruction of the thriving Roman cities of Pompeii and... (read more)

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Historical Archaeology in Global Perspective
Historical Archaeology in Global Perspective
by Lisa Falk
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Although rooted in the discrete and local, this volume suggests that historical archaeology can point to patterns across and between cultures, deepening knowledge of the contact era and of the various populations touched in the meeting of worlds. Two... (read more)

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Cracking Codes: The Rosetta Stone and Decipherment
Cracking Codes: The Rosetta Stone and Decipherment
by Richard Parkinson
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Richard Parkinson is Assistant Keeper in the Department of Egyptian Antiquities at the British Museum specializing in hieratic papyri and epigraphy. His publications include Voices from Ancient Egypt: An Anthology of Middle Kingdom Writings (1991... (read more)

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Human Bones in Archaeology (Shire Archaeology)
Human Bones in Archaeology (Shire Archaeology)
by Ann Stirland
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Dr. Ann Stirland, a consultant anthropologist and palaeopathologist, studied in America, at Leicester University, and at University College London. She has worked on many groups of burials, including those from the Tudor warship Mary Rose.... (read more)

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In the Valley of the Kings: Howard Carter and the Mystery of King Tutankhamun's Tomb
In the Valley of the Kings: Howard Carter and the Mystery of King Tutankhamun's Tomb
by Daniel Meyerson
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At the moment in 1922 when Howard Carter uncovered the mummy of King Tut, he catapulted both parties from obscurity to fame. In this slim volume, Daniel Meyerson places that moment in the context of biography, archaeology, Egyptology and mythology... (read more)

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Oracle
Oracle
by William J. Broad
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A gripping modern-day detective story about the scientific quest to understand the Oracle of Delphi Like Walking the Bible, this fascinating book turns a modern eye on an enduring legend. The Oracle of Delphi was one of the most influential figures in... (read more)

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Everyday Life in Ancient Egypt
Everyday Life in Ancient Egypt
by Jon Manchip White
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Remarkably accurate picture of Egyptian life from the end of the third millennium BC to the Greek occupation in 330 BC examines the roles and tasks assigned to each section of the community and describes how people spent their leisure hours, how they... (read more)

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In Small Things Forgotten: An Archaeology of Early American Life
In Small Things Forgotten: An Archaeology of Early American Life
by James Deetz
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The Art of Mesoamerica: From Olmec to Aztec (World of Art)
The Art of Mesoamerica: From Olmec to Aztec (World of Art)
by Mary Ellen Miller
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Mary Ellen Miller evocatively surveys the artistic achievements of the high pre-Columbian civilizations—Olmec, Maya, Teotihuacan, Toltec, Aztecas well as those of their less well-known contemporaries. Their pyramids and palaces, jades and brightly... (read more)

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