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Author Darvill, Timothy.

Title The concise Oxford dictionary of archaeology / Timothy Darvill
Edition Sixth edition [that is second edition]
Published Oxford, U.K. ; New York, NY : Oxford University Press, 2008
Online access available from:
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Description 1 online resource
Series Oxford Paperback Reference
Oxford paperback reference.
Contents Cover Page; Title Page; Copyright Page; Content; Preface; Abbreviations; The dictionary; Quick reference
Summary "With over 4,000 entries covering the essential vocabulary for everyday archaeological work in the English language, this up-to-date dictionary is the most wide-ranging and comprehensive of its kind. There is coverage of principles, theories, techniques, artifacts, materials, people, places, monuments, equipment, and descriptive terms - from amphora to ziggurat, and Beaker Culture to molluscan analysis."
Notes Title from title screen (Oxford reference online premium, viewed Feb. 4, 2010)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
digitized 2010 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve pda MiAaHDL
Subject Antiquities -- Dictionaries.
Archaeology -- Dictionaries.
Genre/Form Dictionaries.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0191579041
019172713X (Online version)
0199534055 (hbk.)
9780191727139 (Online version)
9780199534050 (hbk.)