Controversies in archaeology
Alice Beck Kehoe offers introductory students a method of evaluating and assessing claims about the past in this reader-friendly, concise text, using examples from Native American origins to ancient astronauts.
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Death by Theory: A Tale of Mystery and Archaeological Theory
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