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Brian fagan is one of the worlds leading archaeological writers and an internationally recognized authority on human prehistory. Publication date 1999 publisher prentice hall press. Drawing on their impressive combined experience of the field. Aseriesofdevelopments since the 1970s reflect the growing sense. British by birth he is the emeritus professor of anthropology at the university of california, santa barbara, and author of many books on archaeology. Brian fagan popular writings about archaeology and past. A brief introduction, 10th edition is an introduction to the fundamental principles of method and theory in archaeology whil exposing students to archaeology as a career. Fagan routledge demonstrates the importance of archaeology today in the beginning. Brian fagan s insights and storytelling are what make this book so great. He studied archaeology and anthropology at pembroke college, cambridge university, and then spent seven years in subsaharan africa. Jan 30, 2016 open library is an initiative of the internet archive, a 501c3 nonprofit, building a digital library of internet sites and other cultural artifacts in digital form. Brian murray fagan born 1 august 1936 is a prolific author of popular archaeology books and a professor emeritus of anthropology at the university of california, santa barbara, california, usa.292 1047 880 289 1030 292 215 420 260 83 473 1176 1423 417 570 612 410 836 95 1367 1157 411 205 1429 763 933 1142 1530 1414 994 341 202 248 991 1044 1362 1212 463 818 107 694