Sky and Landscape

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    This practical introductory guide explains what archaeoastronomy is and gives advice for the beginner in the subject about how to check the astronomy of a prehistoric site. It: contains evidence for archaeoastronomy from around the world; explains the role of archaeologists; gives a simple introduction to solar and lunar astronomy; lists the key dates to visit ancient sites; explains why alignments have slightly altered over the centuries; emphasizes the links with ancient sea-faring and navigation; and, encourages readers to adopt their own site for further research.

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    Number of Pages: 96
    Format(s): Paperback - ISBN: 9781780350592
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    Listed in: Archaeological science, methodology & techniques, Astronomy, space & time
    Publisher: FastPrint

    Books by Irene Earis

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