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The Sea Hunters II
The Sea Hunters II
By Penguin Audio
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4.7 out of 5 stars with 121 reviews
From the authors of the number-one best-selling The Sea Hunters comes more unforgettable true adventures with famous shipwrecks..


Archaeology in the Classroom: A Resource Guide By State for Teachers and Parents (2nd Edition)
Archaeology in the Classroom: A Resource Guide By State for Teachers and Parents (2nd Edition)
By Brand: Archaeological Inst of America
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ean: 9780787277703, isbn: 0787277703,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 31 reviews
An American state-by-state resource guide to museums, archaeological collections and organisations with details of courses, information packs and contact details.Used Book in Good Condition.


Return to Sodom and Gomorrah: Bible Stories from Archaeologists
Return to Sodom and Gomorrah: Bible Stories from Archaeologists
By Recorded Books
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4.7 out of 5 stars with 114 reviews
A brilliant author, scientist, and adventurer who has been called ''the real Indiana Jones'', Dr. Charles Pellegrino takes us on a remarkable journey from the Nile to the Tigris-Euphrates rivers - crossing time, legend, and ancient lands to explore the unsolved mysteries of the Old Testament. Return to Sodom and Gomorrah is an epic saga of discovery that interweaves science, history, and suspense - the first book ever to bring archaeologists, scientists, and theologians together to examine the


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 Tantor Audio
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ean: 9781452616216, isbn: 1452616213,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 148 reviews
In the tradition of Simon Winchester and Dava Sobel, The Riddle of the Labyrinth: The Quest to Crack an Ancient Code tells one of the most intriguing stories in the history of language, masterfully blending history, linguistics, and cryptology with an elegantly wrought narrative. When famed archaeologist Arthur Evans unearthed the ruins of a sophisticated Bronze Age civilization that flowered on Crete 1,000 years before Greece's Classical Age, he discovered a cache of ancient tablets, Europe's


The Road to Ruins
The Road to Ruins
By Audible Studios
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4.7 out of 5 stars with 82 reviews
For anyone who ever wanted to be an archaeologist, Ian Graham could be a hero. This lively memoir chronicles Graham's career as the ''last explorer'' and a fierce advocate for the protection and preservation of Maya sites and monuments across Mexico, Guatemala, and Belize. It is also full of adventure and high society, for the self-deprecating Graham traveled to remote lands such as Afghanistan in wonderful company. He tells entertaining stories about his encounters with a host of notables,


Cræft: An Inquiry into the Origins and True Meaning of Traditional Crafts
Cræft: An Inquiry into the Origins and True Meaning of Traditional Crafts
By Tantor Audio
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4.8 out of 5 stars with 102 reviews
In the midst of a seemingly endless supply of mass-manufactured products, we find ourselves nostalgic for products bearing the mark of authenticity - handmade furniture, artisan breads, craft beers, and other goods produced by human hands. What often goes unnoticed is the transformation of our understanding of craft - or rather, craeft - in the wake of industrialization.   In Craeft, archaeologist and medieval historian Alexander Langlands argues that our modern understanding of craft only


St. Patrick of Ireland: A Biography
St. Patrick of Ireland: A Biography
By Tantor Audio
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4.9 out of 5 stars with 100 reviews
Ireland's patron saint has long been shrouded in legend: he drove the snakes out of Ireland; he triumphed over Druids and their super-natural powers; he used a shamrock to explain the Christian mystery of the Trinity. But his true story is more fascinating than the myths. Late in the 4th century Irish pirates captured a young, British citizen named Patricius from his parents' Roman villa. The boy was sold into slavery and sent to tend sheep in Ireland. After walking nearly 200 miles across


The Modern Scholar: Citadels of Power: Castles in History and Archaeology
The Modern Scholar: Citadels of Power: Castles in History and Archaeology
By Recorded Books
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4.4 out of 5 stars with 79 reviews
Professor Thomas J. Finan conducts an enthralling series of lectures on a subject that is an enduring part of the popular imagination: the castle. Professor Finan examines the castle from a variety of contemporary perspectives, including those of history, archaeology, geography, and landscape studies. The course also covers the morphology of medieval fortifications and castles and considers the social and landscape natures of castles, as well as the role of the castle in Europe..


Myths & Mysteries in Archaeology
Myths & Mysteries in Archaeology
By Recorded Books
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4.6 out of 5 stars with 126 reviews
Otherwise rational people believe - or at least partially believe - in many fantastical myths about the world in which they live. Indeed, it is an entirely human inclination to want to believe in what might be called otherworldly explanations for phenomena for which there are no easily explainable causes. In these eye-opening lectures, Professor Susan A. Johnston of the George Washington University applies an archaeological perspective to the biggest myths and mysteries in world history.


The Lost City of the Monkey God: A True Story
The Lost City of the Monkey God: A True Story
By Hachette Audio
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4.2 out of 5 stars with 135 reviews
A 500-year-old legend. An ancient curse. A stunning medical mystery. And a pioneering journey into the unknown heart of the world's densest jungle. Since the days of conquistador Hernán Cortés, rumors have circulated about a lost city of immense wealth hidden somewhere in the Honduran interior, called the White City or the Lost City of the Monkey God. Indigenous tribes speak of ancestors who fled there to escape the Spanish invaders, and they warn that anyone who enters this sacred city


The Invaders: How Humans and Their Dogs Drove Neanderthals to Extinction
The Invaders: How Humans and Their Dogs Drove Neanderthals to Extinction
By Tantor Audio
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4.9 out of 5 stars with 110 reviews
Approximately 200,000 years ago, as modern humans began to radiate out from their evolutionary birthplace in Africa, Neanderthals were already thriving in Europe - descendants of a much earlier migration of the African genus Homo. But when modern humans eventually made their way to Europe 45,000 years ago, Neanderthals suddenly vanished. Ever since the first Neanderthal bones were identified in 1856, scientists have been vexed by the question: Why did modern humans survive while their


House of Rain: Tracking a Vanished Civilization Across the American Southwest
House of Rain: Tracking a Vanished Civilization Across the American Southwest
By Hachette Audio
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4.4 out of 5 stars with 61 reviews
In this landmark work on the Anasazi tribes of the Southwest, naturalist Craig Childs dives head-on into the mysteries of this vanished people. The various tribes that made up the Anasazi people converged on Chaco Canyon (New Mexico) during the 11th century to create a civilization hailed as ''the Las Vegas of its day'', a flourishing cultural center that attracted pilgrims from far and wide, and a vital crossroads of the prehistoric world. By the 13th century, however, Chaco's vibrant


The Message of the Sphinx: A Quest for the Hidden Legacy of Mankind (Alternative History)
The Message of the Sphinx: A Quest for the Hidden Legacy of Mankind (Alternative History)
By Audio Literature
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ean: 9781574532562, isbn: 1574532561,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 35 reviews
In this riveting account of historical and archaeological investigation, the authors present hard evidence that the Sphinx, the Pyramids, and the other monuments at Giza are of far more ancient origin than previously believed. Complete with evidence of a conspiracy between the Egyptology establishment and various confidential organizations to keep the secrets of the Pyramids from the world, The Message of the Sphinx is also a modern-day detective story. of photos..


Pathways to the Gods: The Stones of Kiribati
Pathways to the Gods: The Stones of Kiribati
By Tantor Audio
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4.7 out of 5 stars with 64 reviews
A spaceport in the Andes! A computer chart in Egyptian ruins! Primitive sculptures of figures wearing space suits! Erich von Daniken's Chariots of the Gods stunned the world with the archaeological discovery that alien beings once colonized earth. Now, in Pathways to the Gods, von Daniken reveals the story of his travels following the trail of the ancient visitors---from the technologically sophisticated stone ruins in the Bolivian Andes to the sensational Sanskrit descriptions of space battles


Understanding the Environmental Impacts of Offshore Windfarms
Understanding the Environmental Impacts of Offshore Windfarms
By Cowrie
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ean: 9780956584380, isbn: 0956584381,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 9 reviews
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The Dancing Goddesses
The Dancing Goddesses
By Audible Studios
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4.8 out of 5 stars with 46 reviews
A fascinating exploration of an ancient system of beliefs and its links to the evolution of dance. From southern Greece to northern Russia, people have long believed in female spirits, bringers of fertility, who spend their nights and days dancing in the fields and forests. So appealing were these spirit-maidens that they also took up residence in 19th-century Romantic literature. Archaeologist and linguist by profession, folk dancer by avocation, Elizabeth Wayland Barber has sleuthed through


Anasazi America: Seventeen Centuries on the Road from Center Place, Second Edition
Anasazi America: Seventeen Centuries on the Road from Center Place, Second Edition
By University Press Audiobooks
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4.2 out of 5 stars with 123 reviews
At the height of their power in the late eleventh century, the Chaco Anasazi dominated a territory in the American Southwest larger than any European principality of the time. Developed over the course of centuries and thriving for more than 200 years, the Chacoans' society collapsed dramatically in the twelfth century, in a mere 40 years. David E. Stuart incorporates extensive new research findings through groundbreaking archaeology to explore the rise and fall of the Chaco Anasazi and how


The Secret Token: Myth, Obsession, and the Search for the Lost Colony of Roanoke
The Secret Token: Myth, Obsession, and the Search for the Lost Colony of Roanoke
By Random House Audio
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4.1 out of 5 stars with 80 reviews
A sweeping account of America's oldest unsolved mystery, the people racing to unearth its answer, and what the Lost Colony reveals about America today  In 1587, 115 men, women, and children arrived at Roanoke Island on the coast of North Carolina to establish the first English settlement in the New World. But when the new colony's leader returned to Roanoke from a resupply mission, his settlers had vanished, leaving behind only a single clue - a ''secret token'' etched into a tree. What


The Cat of Bubastes
The Cat of Bubastes
By Tantor Audio
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4.6 out of 5 stars with 113 reviews
The sacred cat of Bubastes has accidentally been slain; now young Chebron must pay for the offense with his own life, as this is the law of the Pagans in Egypt, 1250 BC. Chebron, the son of a high Egyptian priest, flees for his life taking his sister Mysa, one of the household slaves, Amuba, and several companions with him. They escape through closely guarded Egyptian exits only to find themselves in unfamiliar and dangerous lands inhabited by a very different culture of people. Along the way,


The Discovery and Excavation of the Roman Shore - Fort at Dover, Kent (Kent Monograph)
By Kent Archaeological Rescue Unit
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ean: 9780947831264, isbn: 0947831266,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 123 reviews
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