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The New Archaeology and the Ancient Maya

The New Archaeology and the Ancient Maya

Jeremy A. Sabloff

Henry Holt and Co.

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Nowadays, archaeological investigators don't just dig up the past

They use high-tech equipment, chemical analyses, sampling strategies, and other modern means to gain a better understanding of why and how cultures change. Using the study of the Maya as a test case, Jeremy Sabloff shows how the exciting transformation of archaeology is shedding new light on past civilizations.

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The New Archaeology and the Ancient Maya

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THE GROWTH OF MODERN SCIENTIFIC ARCHAEOLOGY
"I'm not particularly interested in ancient objects." This seemingly heretical statement for an archaeologist usually...

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Jeremy A. Sabloff

Jeremy A. Sabloff is the author of The New Archaeology and the Ancient Maya.

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