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Sasanian palatial house discovered in Lorestan

Sasanian palatial house discovered in Lorestan | Anthropology, Archaeology, and History | Scoop.it
LONDON, (CAIS) -- During the second season of archaeological research in western Iran, Iranian archaeologists have discovered the ruins of a Sasanian palatial building.
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Dirty Books: Quantifying Patterns of Use in Medieval Manuscripts Using a Densitometer

Dirty Books: Quantifying Patterns of Use in Medieval Manuscripts Using a Densitometer | Anthropology, Archaeology, and History | Scoop.it
Welcome to JHNA, the electronic journal of Historians of Netherlandish Art.
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The Islamic Tide and Byzantium

The Islamic Tide and Byzantium | Anthropology, Archaeology, and History | Scoop.it
With the advance of Islam and its armies, a culture's traditions were absorbed into the art of its conquerors.
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Des sépultures découvertes devant la cathédrale

Des sépultures découvertes devant la cathédrale | Anthropology, Archaeology, and History | Scoop.it
Les sondages archéologiques menés par l'Inrap devant Saint-Front  de Périgueux  ont mis au jour des ossements
Les deux premières tranchées de la campagne de sondages entreprise par...
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Migration and Greek Civilization

Migration and Greek Civilization | Anthropology, Archaeology, and History | Scoop.it
Greek civilization is one of the components of our Western culture partly because from the middle of the 8th century BC Greek populations accepted to leave their homeland
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The politics of piracy : pirates, privateers, and the government of Elizabeth I, 1558-1588

The politics of piracy : pirates, privateers, and the government of Elizabeth I, 1558-1588 | Anthropology, Archaeology, and History | Scoop.it
This thesis addresses the distinctions between 'pirates' and 'privateers' and the reasons for and usefulness of these distinctions.
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Preservation of the frozen tombs in the Mountains of Altai | United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization

Preservation of the frozen tombs in the Mountains of Altai | United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization | Anthropology, Archaeology, and History | Scoop.it
Using space technologies to assess the current state of the permafrost to protect the natural and cultural heritage of the Mountains of Altai.
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Viking, Vikings, Scandinavia, Gender, Medieval, Estonia, Jewellery, Warrior, Archaeology, Anthropology, Eleventh century

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Artefacts decorated in Scandinavian Late Viking Age art styles have been known for a long time in the Estonian archaeological material, and were first published as early as 1914 by Max Ebert; a more comprehensive overview was given in 1929 by...
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From rejection to incorporation: The Roman bathing culture in Palestine

From rejection to incorporation: The Roman bathing culture in Palestine | Anthropology, Archaeology, and History | Scoop.it
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A hoard of 16th and 17th century children's toys | Irish Archaeology

A hoard of 16th and 17th century children's toys | Irish Archaeology | Anthropology, Archaeology, and History | Scoop.it
A most delightful archaeological find: an entire hoard of 16th and 17th century children’s toys, found at Market Harborough parish church, England
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Tomb and social status: The textual evidence

Tomb and social status: The textual evidence | Anthropology, Archaeology, and History | Scoop.it
In archaeological theoretical literature it has been stressed that tombs might rather show the status of the living persons who organized the burial than the status of the buried person.
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Archaeologist: Bones found in Turkey are probably those of Cleopatra's half-sister | Science/Technology | NewsObserver.com

Archaeologist: Bones found in Turkey are probably those of Cleopatra's half-sister | Science/Technology | NewsObserver.com | Anthropology, Archaeology, and History | Scoop.it
Long-buried bones and a missing monarch. Add some historical notoriety and modern technology and you have a heck of a captivating, science-driven story.

Via David Connolly
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Evolution of the Scholarly Journal: An Interview with Tim Pasch

Next week is the University of North Dakota School of Graduate Studies Scholarly Forum. My lovely wife coordinates all the festivities surrounding this annual academic smorgasbord. Among them are t...
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The Archaeology News Network: Crimean War cemetery uncovered in Ukraine

The Archaeology News Network: Crimean War cemetery uncovered in Ukraine | Anthropology, Archaeology, and History | Scoop.it
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The State Hermitage Museum: Collection Highlights

The State Hermitage Museum: Collection Highlights | Anthropology, Archaeology, and History | Scoop.it
Nomads of the Sarmatians and Huns Time
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Researchers conduct first on-site survey of ancient tomb in Nara

Researchers conduct first on-site survey of ancient tomb in Nara | Anthropology, Archaeology, and History | Scoop.it
SAKURAI, Nara -- Researchers conducted an on-site inspection of the Hashihaka Kofun tumulus here for...
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Medieval Dreams: A Sample of Historical and Psychological Criticism

Medieval Dreams: A Sample of Historical and Psychological Criticism | Anthropology, Archaeology, and History | Scoop.it
Dreams serve as sources of very special material for historical research. In his article on the dreams of people in the Third Reich,Reinhard Koselleck
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