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World archaeology at the Pitt Rivers Museum : a characterization / edited by Dan Hicks and Alice Stevenson.

Publication:
Oxford : Archaeopress, [2013]
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Book
1 online resource : illustrations (black and white, and colour)
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Subjects:
Pitt Rivers Museum -- Archaeological collections.
Archaeological museums and collections -- England -- Oxford.
Anthropological museums and collections -- England -- Oxford.
Summary:
'World Archaeology at the Pitt Rivers Museum' introduces the range, history and significance of the archaeological collections of the Pitt Rivers Museum, Oxford. In 29 newly-commissioned essays written by a specialist team, the volume explores more than 136,000 artefacts from 145 countries, from the Stone Age to the modern period, and from England to Easter Island. Pioneering a new approach in museum studies, this landmark volume is an essential reference work for archaeologists around the world, and a unique introduction to the archaeological collections of one of the world's most famous museums.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references.
Description based on online resource; title from home page (viewed on March 16, 2016).
Contributor:
Hicks, Dan, 1972- editor.
Stevenson, Alice, editor.
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Print version :
ISBN:
9781784910754
Access Restriction:
Restricted for use by site license.