In this unique volume, twelve pioneers of historical archaeology offer reminiscences of the early part of their respective careers, circa 1920 to 1940. Each scholar had to overcome numerous biases held by historians and archaeologists-thus each chapter documents a step in the field's march from a marginal to a mainstream discipline. The book makes for facinating reading for archaeologists, anthropologists, and historians of science, and reminds us of the words of C.H. Fairbanks: ''what is past is prelude; study the past. ''Natural History Society of New Brunswick, bulletin 19, 4(4):287-300. Kain ... Kidd, Kenneth E. and Martha Ann Kidd, 1970, A Classification of Glass Beads for the Use of Field Archaeologists. Occasional Papers in Archaeology and History No. 1 , 9-89. Department of Indian and Northern Affairs, National and Historic Parks Branch, National Historic Sites Service, Ottawa. ... The Excavation of Hawikuh by Frederick W. Hodge: Report of the Hendricks-Hodge Hawikuh Expedition 1912- 1923.
|Title||:||Pioneers in Historical Archaeology|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2013-06-29|