Images Of The Past

Author : T. Douglas Price
ISBN : 0078034973
Genre : Social Science
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Images of the Past is an introduction to prehistoric archaeology that aims to capture the excitement and visual splendor of archaeology while at the same time providing insight into current research methods, interpretations, and theories in the field. The seventh edition offers a beautifully illustrated, full-color, site-by-site survey of prehistory and has been revised in accordance with both new discoveries in archeology and the interests of readers.
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ISBN : STANFORD:36105038744319
Genre : History
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Dundee On Record

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ISBN : UOM:39015037405118
Genre : Architecture
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Brings together a selection of photographs and drawings depicting the rich built heritage of Dundee. The illustrations have been drawn mainly from the National Monuments Record of Scotland, many of which appeared in an exhibition organized to celebrate Dundee's 1991 octocentenary celebrations.
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Maps And History

Author : Jeremy Black
ISBN : 0300086938
Genre : History
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Explores the role, development, and nature of the atlas and discusses its impact on the presentation of the past.
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Images Of The Past

Author : Jana Esther Fries
ISBN : 9783830987093
Genre : History
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Pictures are an essential feature of archaeological discourse. The way they are used and their unconsciously made assertions demonstrate important things about ourselves, our theories, our methods, and the way we think. They subtly convey our convictions and view of the world - especially with regards to gender issues. The papers united in this volume highlight the relationship between words and images, thinking and showing, knowledge and assumptions, scholarly thinking and popular images in archaeology They cover two main issues: pictorial representations of archaeology in academic and popular media, and pictures in museums. The authors examine the use of gender in academic publications, TV-documentaries, video games, non-fiction books for children and adolescents, and in archaeological museums in Spain and Germany. The volume is the result of two sessions of gender study in archaeology: 'Images of the Past: Gender and its Representations' during the 20th Annual Meeting of the European Association of Archaeologists in September 2014 in Istanbul, and 'Gender in Museums', the symposium of the Nordwestdeutscher Verband für Altertumskunde (Northwest German Association for Antiquarian Studies) in September 2013 in Lübeck. This book includes articles in English and in German.
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Images Of The Past

Author : Michael Foreman
ISBN : UVA:X000174079
Genre : Winchester (Va.)
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Images Of The Past

Author : CTI Reviews
ISBN : 9781467257077
Genre : Education
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Facts101 is your complete guide to Images of the Past. In this book, you will learn topics such as Out of Africa: Homo Erectus, The Hunters, Postglacial Foragers, and The Origins of Agriculture plus much more. With key features such as key terms, people and places, Facts101 gives you all the information you need to prepare for your next exam. Our practice tests are specific to the textbook and we have designed tools to make the most of your limited study time.
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Images Of The Past

Author : Frank Alexander Shipley
ISBN : LCCN:98142692
Genre : Rahway (N.J.)
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Images Of The Past

Author : T. Douglas Price
ISBN : 9780077453114
Genre : Social Science
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Farming Industry

Author : Jon Sutherland
ISBN : 1844681130
Genre : History
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Working with prestigious archives of contemporary photographs, the authors chart the history of Britain's farming heritage with 120 rarely seen photographs. Nearly eleven thousand years ago humans moved away from hunting and gathering and began to raise livestock and plant crops. Our nostalgia for the way the countryside had been is an enduring passion. Ultimately mechanisation began to replace more traditional forms of farming, and the Industrial Revolution was drawing more and more people away from the fields. Photography emerged at a crucial time when farming tasks could be done with a speed and on a scale previously unimaginable. Farming history has been driven by experimentation, innovation, and invention. The 19th century was one of those times marked by such change. This book looks at that pivotal period in history after which the British countryside would never be the same.
Category: History