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Books for the Beginning Student in Archaeology
Many of the books published are directed towards high-school, college or graduate student, interested in learning about archaeology as a potential profession. Here is a sample of some of the best.

South East England Culture History and Archaeology
Central South England Culture History and Archaeology - Culture history, archaeological sites, and other information related to the past of South East England.

Floods, Famine, and Emperors
Archaeologist Brian Fagan proposes what most archaeologists will recognize as an old chestnut: climate change is seen as a--if not the--major determinant of cultural change. This revolutionary book points to the enormous amount of data being gathered on the climatic phenomena known collectively as ENSO--the El Niņo Southern Oscillation.

Clip Art, Graphics, and Fonts
A collection of clip art links,

Sites of the First American Colonization
Archaeological sites dated to the first colonization of the American continents, including Clovis, pre-Clovis, Fishtail, pre-Fishtail, and other sites which were occupied before about 10,500 years ago.

The Great Journey
Brian Fagan's book The Great Journey: The Peopling of Ancient America is a classic book on a classic problem; and the depth of field seen in this text makes it one that should sit on everyone's bookshelf.

Country Listings for Africa
The World Atlas of Archaeology for Africa includes sites and information about the countries that make up the continent of Africa, from Algeria to Zimbabwe and everybody in between.

Crackpot Theories in Archaeology
The number one complaint I hear about archaeology on the Internet is the overwhelming number of crackpot websites put together to argue for wacko ideas. These sites are either entertaining in a

CRM Firms: American Midwest
A list of cultural resource management firms conducting archaeology and architectural history in the American midwest and plains.

CRM Firms: American Northeast
A list of cultural resource management firms conducting archaeology and architectural history in the American northeast.

CRM Firms: American Northwest
A list of cultural resource management firms conducting archaeology and architectural history in the American northwest.

CRM Firms: American Southeast
A list of cultural resource management firms conducting archaeology and architectural history in the American southeast.

CRM Firms: American Southwest
A list of cultural resource management firms conducting archaeology and architectural history in the American southwest.

CRM Firms: Outside the Continental USA
A list of cultural resource firms conducting business outside the continental United States.

Cross Cultural Studies
Many of the most interesting books published in archaeology today look at a broad sweep of ideas, how cultures change, how environment affects us, how different styles of the same thing are expressed across the world. Here are a handful of the most recent.

Ceramics and Pottery
The term ceramics or pottery refers to artifacts made of heated earth, including storage and cooking vessels, building material such as adobe brick, and occasionally tools and furniture.

Latin American Civilizations and Cultures
Latin American culture history and archaeology sorted out by the civilization, Aztec, Olmec, Maya, Toltec, Zapotec, and all the others.

Eastern Europe and the Former Soviet Union
Archaeological sites and studies of eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union.

Archaeology of Egypt
Egyptian archaeological sites, timelines, web page resources and other related resources of Egypt.

Equatorial Guinea Culture History and Archaeology
Equatorial Guinea Culture History and Archaeology - archaeological sites and other information about the past of the modern country of Equatorial Guinea.

Eritrea Archaeology - Archaeology of Eritrea
Eritrea Archaeology: Archaeological sites and cultural information concerning the African nation of Eritrea.

Fiji Cultural History and Archaeology
Fiji Cultural History and Archaeology - archaeological sites and other cultural resource studies of the island of Fiji.

Google Earth: Find the Archaeology
Find the Archaeology is a game on the Google Earth community bulletin board where people post an aerial photograph of an archaeological site and users figure out where it is. It looks like it might be fun to play, if you could find a listing of them, so here they are.

The Archaeology of France, Germany, and Italy
There are so many websites on European archaeology that we have to subdivide them back out of the EU. Here is a collection of webpages on German, French, and Italian archaeology.

Books on Archaeology for the General Public
A lot of very good books have been written specifically for the person with an avocational interest in archaeology, or general science as a whole. Here is a sample of books my father would like to read.

Geoarchaeology
The intersection between earth science and archaeology,

Being Gainfully Employed in Archaeology
If you're looking for a job, or thinking about changing jobs to archaeology, here are some resources to help use the background you already have to build that career.

Guide to Graduate Schools by Name: A
An alphabetical listing of university departments in the world beginning with the letter A that award MA and PhD degrees to archaeologists, whether in archaeology, anthropology, geology, history, religion, biology or classics departments.

Guide to Graduate Schools by Name: B
An alphabetical listing of university departments in the world beginning with the letter B that award MA and PhD degrees to archaeologists, whether in archaeology, anthropology, geology, history, religion, biology or classics departments.

Guide to Graduate Schools by Keyword
Finding a graduate school that allows one to pursue a particular topic, whether in an anthropology department in the American midwest or a classics department in Sydney, is sometimes difficult; the Guide to Graduate Schools is designed just for that purpose.

Guide to Graduate Schools in Archaeology: By Name
An alphabetic listing of all the universities in the world that provide graduate degrees in archaeology

Guide to Graduate Schools by Name: C
An alphabetical listing of university departments in the world beginning with the letter C that award MA and PhD degrees to archaeologists, whether in archaeology, anthropology, geology, history, religion, biology or classics departments.

Gifts for the Archaeology-Minded
Reviews of reproduction shops, online catalogs and other things that might please the archaeologically-minded at gift-giving time.

GIS and Spatial Analyses
One of the hottest topics in archaeology today, GIS (Geographic Information Systems) promises to become a highly useful tool.

Guyana Culture History and Archaeology
Guyana Culture History and Archaeology - Culture history, archaeological sites, and other information related to the past of the modern country of Guyana

Links and Information on Howard Carter
The most famous archaeologist of the past has to be Howard Carter, who discovered Tutenkhamen's tomb. As a result there are numerous really great resources on the British archaeologist of the early twentieth century.

India and Pakistan
Resources and links to archaeological sites of India, from your About.com Guide

Introductory Texts in Archaeology
Need an introduction to the science of archaeology? Here's a selection of the latest and greatest text books, as well as primers for the general public on how archaeology works.

Invention of Lustreware
Lustreware is a sophisticated decorative technique used on earthenware pottery beginning in the 9th century AD. How it was invented by Islamic ceramicists working in 9th century Baghdad is a fascinating tale of creative innovation.

Laos Archaeology - Archaeology of Laos
Laos Archaeology - Archaeological sites and research in the modern day country of Laos.

Lesotho Culture History and Archaeology
Lesotho Culture History and Archaeology - archaeological sites, cultural history and other informative bits about the modern country of Lesotho.

Lithuanian Archaeology - Archaeology of Lithuania
Lithuania Archaeology - Archaeological sites, cultural history, universities, and other information about the past of the modern country of Lithuania.

Macedonia Culture History and Archaeology
Macedonia Culture History and Archaeology - Culture history, archaeological sites, and other information related to the past of the modern country of Macedonia.

Malawi Archaeology - The Archaeology of Malawi
Malawi Archaeology: Archaeological sites and other resources related to the cultural history of the African country of Malawi.

Malaysia Archaeology
Malaysia Archaeology - Archaeological sites, cultural history, and other resources pertaining to the ancient history of Malaysia.

Martinique Culture History and Archaeology
Martinique Culture History and Archaeology - Culture history, archaeological sites, and other information related to the past of Martinique.

Mauritius Culture History and Archaeology
Mauritius Culture History and Archaeology - Culture history, archaeological sites, and other information related to the past of the modern country of Mauritius

Students take a break from the heat of a Texas summer day at Pine Springs Camp
Students take a break from the heat of a Texas summer day at Pine Springs Camp

Buffalo Soldiers in Texas: Archaeology at Pine Springs Camp: Operation B “oven” during excavation
Excavations at the Buffalo Soldiers camp called Pine Springs, in the Guadelupe Mountains of West Texas: Operation B “oven” during excavation

Another overview shot of Pine Springs Camp, Texas
Another overview shot of Pine Springs Camp, Texas

Pine Springs Camp, Guadelupe Mountains, West Texas
Pine Springs Camp, Guadelupe Mountains, West Texas

The Best Museum Shops
Looking for a gift or a special curio for your home? There are lots of online museum shops that have archaeology related gifts such as artifact reproductions, games and puzzles, and art work.

Myanmar Culture History and Archaeology
Myanmar Culture History and Archaeology - archaeological sites, researchers, and other information concerning the past of Myanmar, formerly known as Burma.

Nauru Archaeology
Nauru Archaeology - Archaeological sites and other cultural resources of the tiny republic of Nauru.

Nepal Archaeology - Archaeology of Nepal
Nepal Archaeology - Archaeological sites and culture history of the past of the modern day country of Nepal.

Niger Culture History and Archaeology
Niger Culture History and Archaeology - Culture history, archaeological sites, and other information related to the past of the modern country of Niger.

North Korea Archaeology - Archaeology of North Korea
North Korea Archaeology - Archaeological sites, cultural history, and other resources from the modern country of North Korea.

Omnibus Sites: Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Egypt
There are several excellent sources of information on ancient Egypt and Egyptology. Here are the best.

Archaeology Digs in Europe (Excluding the United Kingdom)
European field schools are also numerous in several countries in Europe outside the United Kingdom. Here's a selection.

Palau Culture History and Archaeology
Palau Culture History and Archaeology - Culture history, archaeological sites, and other information related to the past of the modern country of Palau.

Panama Culture History and Archaeology
Panama Culture History and Archaeology - Culture history, archaeological sites, and other information related to the past of the modern country of Panama.

Papua New Guinea Culture History and Archaeology
Papua New Guinea Culture History and Archaeology - Culture history, archaeological sites, and other information related to the past of the modern country of Papua New Guinea.

Prehistoric Cultures
The archaeology of hunter-gatherer societies, how we all made a living before we discovered agriculture and writing and the other tools of civilization. Clovis and Folsom, Upper Paleolithic societies, megalithic sites.

Qatar Archaeology - Archaeology of Qatar
Qatar Archaeology - Archaeological sites, researchers, and other cultural history information about Qatar.

Anonymous on Archaeology's Greatest Contribution - Archaeology Quotations
An archaeologist who wishes to remain anonymous believes that there is one contribution that each person makes to the future, after all.

G.K. Chesterton on Unfinished Suburbs of the Past - Archaeology Quotations
The British writer G.K. Chesterton commenting on the state of the world in 1910.

William Schlesinger on Global Stewardship
A quotation from biogeochemist William Schlesinger on what hinders global stewardship.

Glossary Entries between Race and Henry Rawlinson
Dictionary entries for words used in archaeology beginning with Ra

Between the Lines: The Mystery of Nasca
In Between the Lines, Anthony F. Aveni provides a personal and somewhat eccentric account of how he and his fellow researchers have come to believe what they do about the geometric shapes and animal effigy drawings called the Nasca Lines.

World Atlas of Archaeology
World Atlas of Archaeology, listing archaeological sites and cultural historic information links by continent and country

Iraqi Researchers
Short biographicsl snippets of archaeologists who work in Iraq and/or were born in Iraq or what is now Iraq.

Glossary Entries between Recuay Culture and Michael Rix
Dictionary entries for archaeology terms beginning with Re and Ri.

Sao Tome and Principe Culture History and Archaeology
Sao Tome and Principe Culture History and Archaeology - Culture history, archaeological sites, and other information related to the past of the modern countries of Sao Tome and Principe.

Saudii Arabia Archaeology - Archaeology of Saudi Arabia
Saudii Arabia Archaeology - Archaeological sites and cultural history of the modern day country of Saudi Arabia.

How Do We Know an Animal is Domesticated?
A human skill vital to our survival has been our ability to convert wild animals that we hunt or avoid into ones we can rely on and live with. But how do archaeologists tell that a bunch of bones from an archaeological site belong to domesticated animals or wild?

Solomon Islands Culture History and Archaeology
Solomon Islands Culture History and Archaeology - Culture history, archaeological sites, and other information related to the past of the modern country of the Solomon Islands.

South Korea Archaeology - Archaeology of South Korea
South Korea Archaeology - Archaeological sites and cultural resources of the modern day country of South Korea.

Sri Lanka Culture History and Archaeology
Sri Lanka Culture History and Archaeology - Culture history, archaeological sites, and other information related to the past of Sri Lanka, formerly known as Ceylon.

Stable Isotopes and Archaeology: A Bibliography
A selected list of references about archaeological applications of stable isotope research.

Stable Isotopes and Archaeology: A Bibliography
A selected list of references about archaeological applications of stable isotope research; articles written by authors between Schurr and Yesner.

Archaeology of Sudan
Sudanese archaeological sites, timelines, cultural history and other related studies in the past of Sudan

Suriname Culture History and Archaeology
Suriname Culture History and Archaeology - Culture history, archaeological sites, and other information related to the past of the modern country of Suriname.

Swaziland Culture History and Archaeology
Swaziland Culture History and Archaeology - Culture history, archaeological sites, and other information related to the past of the modern country of Swaziland.

Taiwan Culture History and Archaeology
Taiwan Culture History and Archaeology - Culture history, archaeological sites, and other information related to the past of the modern country of Taiwan.

Tajikistan Archaeology - Archaeology of Tajikistan
Tajikistan Archaeology - Archaeological sites, research institutions and cultural history of the modern country of Tajikistan.

Theoretical Studies in Archaeology
Each of these books is an exploration of the theory and meaning in archaeology and the archaeological past. They do what theoretical texts ought to do---tickle the brain in new ways.

Togo Culture History and Archaeology
Togo Culture History and Archaeology - Culture history, archaeological sites, and other information related to the past of the modern country of Togo.

Archaeology by Topic
Many archaeological studies are cross-cultural and cross-temporal, comparing studies of economics, gender, adaptation, population, housing and other concepts.

Natufian: A Brief Bibliography
A bibliographic collection of journal articles and books on the Middle Eastern culture called Natufian.

Tuvalu Culture History and Archaeology
Tuvalu Culture History and Archaeology - Archaeological sites, research and other information about the modern country of Tuvalu.

Uruguay Culture History and Archaeology
Uruguay Culture History and Archaeology - Culture history, archaeological sites, and other information related to the past of the modern country of Uruguay.

Field Schools and Scheduled Excavations in the United States
Nearly every anthropology department in the United States with an archaeologist on staff runs a field school every year or every other year. Here's a regional selection.

Uzbekistan Archaeology - Archaeology of Uzbekistan
Uzbekistan Archaeology - Archaeological sites, cultural rsources, researchers, and other information related to the archaeology of the former Soviet republic of Uzbekistan.

Vanuatu Culture History and Archaeology
Vanuatu Culture History and Archaeology - Culture history, archaeological sites, and other information related to the past of the modern country of Vanuatu.

Weird Archaeology
Fantastic Archaeology,

West England and Cornwall Culture History and Archaeology
West England Culture History and Archaeology - Culture history, archaeological sites, and other information related to the past of West England and Cornwall.

Western European Archaeology
Archaeology of the main continent of Europe, from your About.com Guide

Western Samoa Culture History and Archaeology
Western Samoa Culture History and Archaeology - Culture history, archaeological sites, and other information related to the past of the modern country of Samoa

Word Play: An Introduction to Archaeology Concepts
Word Plays are brief quizzes served up as introductions to archaeology concepts and theories, and a painless way to learn about the theoretical aspects of archaeology.

http://archaeology.about.com/od/writing/


Zambia Archaeology - The Archaeology of Zambia
Zambia Archaeology: Archaeological sites and other information regarding cultural resources on the African country of Zambia.