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By Charles R. Ewen

how will you make sure that you're studying every thing your artifacts need to educate you? Charles Ewen explores a number of equipment and strategies used to organize, defend, and learn artifacts when they are within the lab. briefly, straightforward sections, he outlines the elemental ideas of id, category, quantification, facts manipulation, and research. scholars will locate that Ewen's feedback indicate fruitful parts of research, but don't dictate the researcher's procedure. Examples drawn from sixteenth century Spanish websites within the Americas introduce scholars to the hows and whys of archaeological lab work.

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