A comprehensive and comprehendible guide to one of the most promising methods of non-invasive archaeological exploration...Traditional archaeological excavation methods are sometimes daunting due to political or financial complications. Other times, an improperly planned dig can destroy or entirely overlook the artifacts being sought. In either case, ground-penetrating radar, or GPR, is an increasingly applicable technology, but one that few archaeologists truly understand. That is where this book excels. It is tailored towards an archaeological community who are for the most part apprehensive about using 'high-tech' instruments and feel more comfortable on their hands and knees digging in the dirt. Its abundant illustrations and easy-to-understand tables help to keep this potentially daunting subject matter accessible. It also contains more complex equations and theory so that the more technically oriented can use it as a reference tool. Includes instructions and case examples, which highlight the strengths and weaknesses of this important technology and, overall, give a clear picture of strengths and pitfalls of the medium as a whole.
Descrizione libro Altamira Press, 1997. Hardcover. Condizione libro: Used: Like New. Hardback--no flaws. Codice libro della libreria 150627003G45
Descrizione libro Altamira Press. Hardcover. Condizione libro: VERY GOOD. Very Good: Cover and pages show some wear from reading and storage. May have light creases on the cover and binding. Codice libro della libreria 2640758333
Descrizione libro 1997, Anthropological Theory, Archaeology, Altamira Press, 232 p., very good boards, no dust jacket. Codice libro della libreria -917733291
Descrizione libro Altamira Press, 1997. Hardcover. Condizione libro: Used: Good. We ship International with Tracking Number! May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service! j. Codice libro della libreria 0761989277D