Archaeology: An Introduction to the World's Greatest Sites

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Archaeology: An Introduction to the World's Greatest Sites

2016

The work of archaeologists has commanded worldwide attention and captivated the human imagination since the earliest days of the exploration, with groundbreaking discoveries such as the treasures of ancient Egypt, the lost...

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Eric H. Cline

In This Series

The Origins of Modern Archaeology
Episode 1
The Origins of Modern Archaeology
Excavating Pompeii and Herculaneum
Episode 2
Excavating Pompeii and Herculaneum
Schliemann and His Successors at Troy
Episode 3
Schliemann and His Successors at Troy
Early Archaeology in Mesopotamia
Episode 4
Early Archaeology in Mesopotamia
How Do Archaeologists Know Where to Dig?
Episode 5
How Do Archaeologists Know Where to Dig?
Prehistoric Archaeology
Episode 6
Prehistoric Archaeology
Göbekli Tepe, Çatalhöyük, and Jericho
Episode 7
Göbekli Tepe, Çatalhöyük, and Jericho
Pyramids, Mummies, and Hieroglyphics
Episode 8
Pyramids, Mummies, and Hieroglyphics
King Tut’s Tomb
Episode 9
King Tut’s Tomb
How Do You Excavate at a Site?
Episode 10
How Do You Excavate at a Site?
Discovering Mycenae and Knossos
Episode 11
Discovering Mycenae and Knossos
Santorini, Akrotiri, and the Atlantis Myth
Episode 12
Santorini, Akrotiri, and the Atlantis Myth
The Uluburun Shipwreck
Episode 13
The Uluburun Shipwreck
The Dead Sea Scrolls
Episode 14
The Dead Sea Scrolls
The Myth of Masada?
Episode 15
The Myth of Masada?
Megiddo: Excavating Armageddon
Episode 16
Megiddo: Excavating Armageddon
The Canaanite Palace at Tel Kabri
Episode 17
The Canaanite Palace at Tel Kabri
Petra, Palmyra, and Ebla
Episode 18
Petra, Palmyra, and Ebla
How Are Artifacts Dated and Preserved?
Episode 19
How Are Artifacts Dated and Preserved?
The Terra-cotta Army, Sutton Hoo, and Ötzi
Episode 20
The Terra-cotta Army, Sutton Hoo, and Ötzi
Discovering the Maya
Episode 21
Discovering the Maya
The Nazca Lines, Sipán, and Machu Picchu
Episode 22
The Nazca Lines, Sipán, and Machu Picchu
Archaeology in North America
Episode 23
Archaeology in North America
From the Aztecs to Future Archaeology
Episode 24
From the Aztecs to Future Archaeology