By Donald Henson
In Archaeology Hotspot nice Britain, expert Donald Henson first chronicles the deep archaeology of an extended settled region—including England, Wales, and Scotland—then explores either the famously historic reveals (cave artwork at Creswell Crags, Stonehenge) and newer and iconic ancient websites and monuments (such as Westminster Abbey and Ironbridge Gorge). He profiles the usually larger-than-life personalities and in addition the previously-marginalized girls who've contributed to British archaeology; the controversies influencing how we see the prior also are highlighted. Henson considers London’s place within the antiquities exchange and the safeguarding of historical past websites. As a complete, the booklet tells a desirable tale of significant Britain’s historical past, tradition, nationwide history, and ongoing function as a hotspot of archaeology.
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Archaeology Hotspot Great Britain: Unearthing the Past for Armchair Archaeologists (Archaeology Hotspots) by Donald Henson