Ten Discoveries That Rewrote History

Ten Discoveries That Rewrote History

Book - 2007
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Renowned archaeologist Patrick Hunt brings his top ten list of ancient archaeological discoveries to life in this concise and captivating book. The Rosetta Stone, Troy, Machu Picchu, The Dead Sea Scrolls and more - Hunt reveals the fascinating stories of these amazing discoveries and explains the ways in which they added to our knowledge of human history and permanently altered our worldview. Part travel guide to the wonders of the world and part primer on ancient world history, Ten Discoveries That Rewrote History captures the awe of finding a window into ancient civilisation.
Publisher: New York : Plume, c2007
ISBN: 9780452288775
Branch Call Number: 930.1 HUN
Characteristics: xiii, 226 p. ; 21 cm


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Mar 17, 2017

A lot of information on discoveries that include Troy, the Rosetta Stone, Pompeii, Machu Pichu and others. Just didn't grab me. Plus, the font used for section headings within chapters is nearly impossible to read.

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