The Archaeologist's Fieldwork Companion

The Archaeologist's Fieldwork Companion

By: Barbara Ann Kipfer (author)Paperback

More than 4 weeks availability

Description

The Archaeologist's Fieldwork Companion is the only current one-volume collection of the practical information and material needed by archaeologists doing fieldwork. * Designed as a literal companion to fieldwork: a concise informational toolkit to be carried into the field * Provides lists and checklists, planning help, recording and measurement charts and tables, analysis and classification guides, information on drafting and artifact drawing, abbreviations, sample forms, and legislation concerning archaeological fieldwork * Offers additional information for processing research, such as a guide to research publication and an extensive bibliography for further resources * An invaluable aid not only to students undertaking fieldwork for the first time, but also to seasoned archaeologists

Create a review

About Author

Barbara Ann Kipfer has a Ph.D. in Archaeology from Greenwich University. She is the author of the 7,000-headword Encyclopedic Dictionary of Archaeology (2000). Kipfer has worked as a lexicographer for more than 25 years and is the author of more than 30 books.

Contents

Acknowledgments. Introduction. 1. Classification and Typology. 2. Forms and Records. 3. Lists and Checklists. 4. Mapping, Drawing, and Photographing. 5. Measurement and Conversion. 6. Planning Help. 7. Resources. Appendix: Abbreviations and Codes.

Product Details

  • publication date: 08/09/2006
  • ISBN13: 9781405118866
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 488
  • ID: 9781405118866
  • weight: 652
  • ISBN10: 1405118865

Delivery Information

  • Saver Delivery: Yes
  • 1st Class Delivery: Yes
  • Courier Delivery: Yes
  • Store Delivery: Yes

Prices are for internet purchases only. Prices and availability in WHSmith Stores may vary significantly

Close