A FIELD GUIDE TO GEOPHYSICS IN ARCHAEOLOGY

John Oswin

A FIELD GUIDE TO GEOPHYSICS IN ARCHAEOLOGY This unique work examines the science of geophysics operations in archaeology and gives non-specialist students both the confidence and the competence to set up and carry out their own surveys.

A Field Guide to Geophysics in Archaeology


With many illustrations to explain the text and techniques, this book will be an invaluable resource for specialists and non-specialists in archaeological geophysics alike.

Table of Contents

List of illustrations
Preface
  1. Introduction
  2. Science basics
  3. The instruments
  4. Processing the data
  5. Geophysics survey campaign
  6. Examples of surveys
  7. To sum up
Appendices
A. Detailed descriptions of the main instruments
B. Details of commonly-used processing software
C. Kit list
Glossary
Further reading
Index

Extent: 240 pages, 8-page colour section
Binding: Hardback
Published: 2009
ISBN: 978-3-540-76691-9



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