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The Resource Archaeology from space : how the future shapes our past, Sarah Parcak

Archaeology from space : how the future shapes our past, Sarah Parcak

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Archaeology from space : how the future shapes our past
Title
Archaeology from space
Title remainder
how the future shapes our past
Statement of responsibility
Sarah Parcak
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A down-and-out so-and-so gets more than she bargained for when new technologies developed for use in space allow an anthropologist a new perspective on earth's ancient histories and new ways of coping with those"--
Summary
The National Geographic Fellow and TED Prize winner tours the modern world of satellite-driven "space archaeology" and its role in significantly advancing human discoveries and understandings about the ancient world
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Writing style
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10787534
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Parcak, Sarah H
Dewey number
930.1
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
CC76.4
LC item number
.P36 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Archaeology
  • Artificial satellites in remote sensing
  • Aerial photography in archaeology
  • Space photography
Target audience
adult
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how the future shapes our past
Label
Archaeology from space : how the future shapes our past, Sarah Parcak
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Time capsule -- History of space archaeology -- Shaking foundations -- A risky business -- Digging in the wrong place -- A grand tour -- Empires fall -- A capital discovery -- A revolution in our backyard -- Crowdsourcing us -- The future of the past
Control code
2018040565
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
277 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781250198280
Lccn
2018040565
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)1052404501
Label
Archaeology from space : how the future shapes our past, Sarah Parcak
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Time capsule -- History of space archaeology -- Shaking foundations -- A risky business -- Digging in the wrong place -- A grand tour -- Empires fall -- A capital discovery -- A revolution in our backyard -- Crowdsourcing us -- The future of the past
Control code
2018040565
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
277 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781250198280
Lccn
2018040565
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)1052404501

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