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By The Great Courses, Professor Eric H. Cline, The Great Courses

The paintings of archaeologists has commanded world wide awareness and captivated the human mind's eye because the earliest days of exploration, with groundbreaking discoveries similar to the treasures of historical Egypt, the misplaced kingdoms of the Maya, and the fabled urban of Troy. Archaeology brings us face-to-face with our far away ancestors, with treasures of the prior, and with lifestyles because it was once lived in long-ago civilizations.

Despite the attention-grabbing and sometimes romantic attraction of archaeology, many folks have little inspiration of what the sector really includes. What, precisely, do archaeologists do? What happens on an archaeological dig? and the way does the truth of the paintings vary from what we see in Indiana Jones videos?

Archaeology: An advent to the World's maximum Sites, taught via well known archaeologist and nationwide Geographic Explorer Eric H. Cline, solutions those questions and extra in wealthy and provocative aspect. those 24 exciting lectures, produced in partnership with nationwide Geographic, introduces you to over 20 of the main major and captivating archaeological websites on this planet, supplying either in-depth seems on the websites themselves and an insider's view of the background, technological know-how, and expertise of archaeology. organize your self for a vibrant and certain exploration of archaeology's most luxurious discoveries within the corporation of knowledgeable archaeologist with many years of expertise within the box.

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