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The archaeology of the dead

The archaeology of the dead
lectures in archaeothanatology

  • ISBN: 9781842173565
  • Editorial: Osbow Books
  • Lugar de la edición: Oxford. Reino Unido
  • Colección: Studies in funerary archaeology
  • Encuadernación: Rústica
  • Medidas: 25 cm
  • Nº Pág.: 158
  • Idiomas: Inglés

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Resumen

Translated by Anna Maria Cipriani and John Pearce. Henri Duday is Director of Research for CNRS at the University of Bordeaux. The Archaeology of the Dead is based on an intensive specialist course in burial archaeology given by Duday in Rome in November 2004. The primary aim of the project was to contribute to the development of common procedures for excavation, data collection and study of Roman cemeteries of the imperial period. Translated into English by Anna Maria Cipriani and John Pearce, this book looks at the way in which the analysis of skeletons can allow us to re-discover the lives of people who came before us and inform us of their view of death. Duday throughly examines the means at our disposal to allow the dead to speak, as well as identifying the pitfalls that may deceive us.

Translated by Anna Maria Cipriani and John Pearce

Resumen

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