Experiencing the Past

On the Character of Archaeology

By Michael Shanks

© 1991 – Routledge

240 pages

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Paperback: 9780415514835
pub: 2011-11-11
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Hardback: 9780415055840
pub: 1991-12-05
US Dollars$140.00

About the Book

In Experiencing the Past Michael Shanks presents an animated exploration of the character of archaeology and reclaims the sentiment and feeling which are so often lost in purely academic approaches.


`This is a brave and pioneering attempt to explore new territory, and it provokes many questions.' - Times Higher Education Supplement

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Archaeology