8 edition of A history of American archaeology found in the catalog.
|Statement||Gordon R. Willey, Jeremy A. Sabloff.|
|Contributions||Sabloff, Jeremy A., joint author.|
|LC Classifications||E61 .W67 1980|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiii, 313 p. :|
|Number of Pages||313|
|ISBN 10||0716711222, 0716711230|
|LC Control Number||79023114|
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This book tends to focus on American Archaeology, especially the American Southwest. It is well written and informative but in many places is very dry. Overall, this is a good text for a classroom. Read more. 2 people found this helpful. Helpful. Comment Report by: A history of American archaeology (The World of archaeology) First edition.
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