Archaeology 2001 - Abstracts

Archaeology 2001
A fight over sacred turf.(the Temple Mount in Jerusalem, Israel)Anthropology/archeology/folkloreScham, Sandra
A gentleman scholar; cultured, urbane, and a tireless excavator, Paul Sidney Martin was a pillar in the development of American archaeology.Anthropology/archeology/folkloreNash, Stephen E.
Aim, fire, thwock! Atlatl devotees show off their stuff.(world atlatl association)Anthropology/archeology/folkloreRomey, Kristin M.
Ancient ancestors? Kenyan fossils complicate the picture of early hominid evolution.Anthropology/archeology/folkloreSchuster, Angela M.H.
A peek at the past: the rise and demise of archaeology's Victorian predecessor.Anthropology/archeology/folkloreMilanich, Jerald, T.
A rare bird.(Jacquetta Hawkes, early 20th century correspondent for London's Sunday Times)Anthropology/archeology/folkloreFinn, Christine
A thoroughly modern mummy; experimental archaeology - step by gruesome step, the Egyptian way.Anthropology/archeology/folkloreBrier, Bob, Remler, Pat
At Trowel's Edge: the challenge of field schools.Anthropology/archeology/folkloreWiseman, James
A vanished El Dorado.(ruined Jesuit mission in South America)Anthropology/archeology/folkloreMain, Jeremy
Bacchic mysteries; spiritual life in antiquity.Anthropology/archeology/folkloreWiseman, James
Battle of the bones: the furor over Kennewick Man.Anthropology/archeology/folklore 
Beneath the bubblegum; the excavation of a well at Fort William Henry reveals as much about tourist culture as it does about the French and Indian War.Anthropology/archeology/folkloreStarbuck, David R.
Biblical iconoclast: Israel Finkelstein tilts with colleagues over the history of early Iron Age Palestine.Anthropology/archeology/folkloreWatzman, Haim
Birthplace of American booze: celebrating Washington's own whiskey distillery.Anthropology/archeology/folklorePowell, Eric A.
Camelot in Kentucky; fantasies about an early America.Anthropology/archeology/folkloreWiseman, James
Case of the dummy mummy.Anthropology/archeology/folkloreBrier, Bob
Cave art Nouveau.Anthropology/archeology/folkloreArnaud, Bernadette
Celebrating Midas; contents of a great Phygian king's tomb reveal a lavish funerary banquet.Anthropology/archeology/folkloreMayor, Adrienne, Inchbald, Elizabeth, McGovern, Patrick
China's "Dead Sea Scrolls;" recently discovered bamboo manuscripts could revolutionize our understanding of Daoist and Confucian traditions.Anthropology/archeology/folkloreTao, Wang
China's great enigma: What's inside the unexcavated tomb of Emperor Qin Shihuangdi?Anthropology/archeology/folkloreHoh, Erling
Cloning Altamira.Anthropology/archeology/folkloreBahn, Paul G.
Closing the ignorance gap; Florida's once neglected history and prehistory now get top billing in K-12 textbooks statewide.Anthropology/archeology/folkloreMilanich, Jerald T.
Cult of the kiln; an Etruscan potters' furnace yields evidence of ritual in the making of ceramics.Anthropology/archeology/folklorede Grummond, Nancy T.
Death got you down? A prankster's "memorial theme park" tests cultural mores.Anthropology/archeology/folkloreHimelfarb, Elizabeth J.
Declaration of independence; the case for autonomous archaeology departments at American colleges and universities.Anthropology/archeology/folkloreWiseman, James
Deepest wreck.(2,300-year-old shipwreck discovered in the waters between Greece and Egypt)Anthropology/archeology/folklorePhaneuf, Brett A., Dettweiler, Thomas K., Bethge, Thomas
Diving Lake Champlain.Anthropology/archeology/folkloreShine, Jerry
Diving on the Titanic.(includes related article on 20th century litigation regarding the Titanic)Anthropology/archeology/folkloreDelgado, James P., Elia, Ricardo J.
Dream to reality; finds from the legendary land of Troy.Anthropology/archeology/folkloreAcar, Ozgen
Faking African art.(includes related article on the limitations of thermoluminescence, an archaeological technique to date artifacts)(Anatomy of a Forgery)Anthropology/archeology/folkloreRomey, Kristin M., Rose,. Mark
Fire fight at Hembrillo Basin.(New Mexico)Anthropology/archeology/folkloreLaumbach, Karl W.
Flight of the Anasazi: where did they go after abandoning Mesa Verde? A site in southern New Mexico provides intriguing clues.Anthropology/archeology/folkloreLekson, Stephen H.
Gallic blood rites.Anthropology/archeology/folkloreBrunaux, Jean-Louis
Gems from the Silk Road: an exhibition of artifacts almost entirely unknown in the West.Anthropology/archeology/folkloreBrysac, Shareen Blair
Gifts of the desert.(inspiration natural desert forms provided for the Pyramids)Anthropology/archeology/folkloreEl-Baz, Farouk
Ham hocks on your cornflakes.(food in African-American identity)Anthropology/archeology/folkloreWarner, Mark R.
Hoppin' Hittites, hector! A comic book series revisits the Trojan War.Anthropology/archeology/folkloreYounger, John G.
Ice man.(interpreting ice core data)Anthropology/archeology/folkloreNadis, Steve
In praise of small museums.Anthropology/archeology/folkloreFinnm Christine
Land of the Golden Fleece.(Colchis, modern Soviet Georgia)Anthropology/archeology/folkloreRomey, Kristin M.
Legacy in stone.(Sardinian towers dating to 1750 B.C.)Anthropology/archeology/folkloreTykot, Robert H., Lakeman, Sandra Davis
Mummy matters: a popular study of an age-old obsession.Anthropology/archeology/folklore 
New life for the dead: Atlanta's Emory University unveils a unique collection of Egyptian mummies and decorated coffins.Anthropology/archeology/folkloreLacovara, Peter, D'Auria, Sue, O'Gorman, Therese
Nightmare on memory lane; legacy of a pathological collector.(Wisconsin)Anthropology/archeology/folkloreYoung, Peter A.
Old Canuck no Kennewick man.Anthropology/archeology/folklore 
Only in Texas; the skinny on Stonehenge II.Anthropology/archeology/folkloreRomey, Kristin M.
On the healer's path; a journey through the Maya rain forest.Anthropology/archeology/folkloreSchuster, Angela M.H.
Remembering Africa under the eaves; a forgotten room in a Brooklyn farmhouse bears witness to the spiritual lives of slaves.Anthropology/archeology/folkloreHiggins, Chester, Jr., Bankoff, H. Arthur, Ricciardi, Christopher, Loorya, Alyssa
Rescuing techno-trash; musings on the artifacts of Silicon Valley.Anthropology/archeology/folkloreFinn, Christine
Roots of Tibetan Buddhism; a U.S. Chinese team hopes to clarify Buddhist history in the high plateau of western Tibet.Anthropology/archeology/folkloreAldenderfer, Mark
Sacred sands; exploring the tombs and temples of ancient Abydos.(Egypt)Anthropology/archeology/folkloreO'Connor, David, Patch, Diana Craig
Saga of the Persian princess.(Anatomy of a Forgery)Anthropology/archeology/folkloreRomey, Kristin M., Rose, Mark
Scotland's Irish origins.Anthropology/archeology/folkloreSnow, Dean R.
Seat if eternity; excavations at Abydos reveal an elaborate funerary complex linking a deceased Middle Kingdom pharaoh to the god Osiris.Anthropology/archeology/folkloreWegner, Josef, Wegner, Mary-Ann Pouls
Secrets of the rain forest; Panama's trackless wilderness yields evidence of gold mining and an indigenous people destroyed by Spanish invaders.Anthropology/archeology/folkloreHowe, Benjamin Ryder
Sick? Try sleeping.Anthropology/archeology/folkloreBrown, Dale MacKenzie
Snake goddesses, fake goddesses; how forgers on Crete met the demand for Minoan antiquities.(Anatomy of a Forgery)Anthropology/archeology/folkloreLapatin, Kenneth D.S.
Swahili ghost town.(ruins at Mombasa, Kenya)Anthropology/archeology/folkloreReynolds, David
Taino encounters; New York's Museo del Barrio showcases the first Caribbean islanders.Anthropology/archeology/folkloreMilanich, Jerald T.
Tales of the Count: adventures in showmanship.Anthropology/archeology/folklore 
Telling time.(Henry Michael's achievements in dendrochronology)Anthropology/archeology/folkloreGidwitz, Tom
The case for mass emigration.Anthropology/archeology/folklore 
The genius of Felix Bonfils; rare images of the monuments of ancient Athens by a nineteenth-century virtuoso.Anthropology/archeology/folkloreSzegedy-Maszak, Andrew
The Gospels' holiest sanctum.(Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem)Anthropology/archeology/folkloreHimelfarb, Elizabeth J.
The lap of luxury.(Agro Murecine, Italy)Anthropology/archeology/folkloreSchuster, Angela M.H., Harris, Judith
Timeless thoroughbred: England's Uffington Horse mystifies scholars and mesmerizes visitors.Anthropology/archeology/folkloreFinn, Christine
Timeless verses; poetic views of archaeology and its practitioners.Anthropology/archeology/folkloreWiseman, James
Tribute to a conquering king; battle scenes at Abydos honor a pharaoh's triumph over Hyskos occupiers after his reunification of Egypt.Anthropology/archeology/folkloreHarvey, Stephen P.
When gluttony ruled!(culinary hedonism in ancient Rome)(includes related article on the role played by wine)(Cover Story)Anthropology/archeology/folkloreRuscillo, Deborah, Fleming, Stewart J.
Windows on the past; Africa's endangered rock art provides glimpses of vanished worlds.Anthropology/archeology/folkloreCampbell, Alec, Coulson, David
Working-class stiffs.Anthropology/archeology/folklore 
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