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By A. G. Brown

This complete handbook is designed to provide archaeologists the mandatory heritage wisdom in environmental technology required to excavate and examine archaeological websites by way of rivers and on floodplains. half I covers the concepts for learning alluvial environments, whereas half II experiences the literature at the archaeology of alluvial environments and offers new details on alluviation and location formation in either the British Isles and Mediterranean. an immense topic working throughout the e-book is the interplay among climatic and cultural forces and the transformation of riverine environments. Bringing jointly info at the evolution and exploitation of floodplain and river landscapes, it attracts on examples from Britain, Europe, North the US and Australasia. Alluvial Geoarchaeology also will curiosity actual geographers, geologists and environmental scientists.

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