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By Cornelius Holtorf

ISBN-10: 1598741780

ISBN-13: 9781598741780

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What impression is there at the box to acknowledge that archaeology is a standard function in everyday life and pop culture? dependent upon the learn of britain, Germany, Sweden and america, Cornelius Holtorf examines the commonalities and peculiarities of media portrayal of archaeology in those international locations, and the variations among media shows and viewers wisdom and allure to the topic, In his basic attractive, populist kind, Holtorf discusses the most concepts to be had to archaeologists in enticing with their well known representations. Possessors of a well known, definitely valued and good underpinned model, archaeologists have to take extra heavily the allure in their work.

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