underwater archaeology.


underwater archaeology.

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  • Underwater archaeology — is the study of past human life, behaviours and cultures using the physical remains found in salt or fresh water or buried beneath water logged sedimentMuckelroy, K., Maritime archaeology. Cambridge University Press 1978. ISBN 0 521 29348 0] . It …   Wikipedia

  • underwater archaeology — noun the archeology of underwater sites • Syn: ↑marine archeology, ↑marine archaeology, ↑underwater archeology • Hypernyms: ↑archeology, ↑archaeology …   Useful english dictionary

  • underwater archaeology. — See marine archaeology. * * * …   Universalium

  • Underwater Archaeology Centre — The Underwater Archaeology Centre is a museum and educational facility located in the Maritime Heritage Centre at Fort Victoria on the Isle of Wight.Operated by the [http://www.hwtma.org.uk Hampshire and Wight Trust for Maritime Archaeology] ,… …   Wikipedia

  • Underwater search and recovery — is the process of locating and recovering underwater objects by divers.cite book |author=PADI |title=PADI Search Recovery manual. ASIN: B000YPP84E |year=2003 |publisher=PADI |location=United States |isbn= | ] Although most underwater search and… …   Wikipedia

  • Archaeology of shipwrecks — The archaeology of shipwrecks is the field of archaeology specialised in the study and exploration of shipwrecks. Its techniques combine the ones of archaeology with those of diving.It is necessary to understand the processes by which a wreck… …   Wikipedia

  • archaeology — archaeologist, n. /ahr kee ol euh jee/, n. 1. the scientific study of historic or prehistoric peoples and their cultures by analysis of their artifacts, inscriptions, monuments, and other such remains, esp. those that have been excavated. 2. Rare …   Universalium

  • Archaeology — For the magazine about archaeology, see Archaeology (magazine). Excavations at the site of Gran Dolina, in the Atapuerca Mountains, Spain, 2008 Archaeology, or archeology[1] (from Greek ἀρχαιολογία, archaiologia …   Wikipedia

  • underwater archeology — noun the archeology of underwater sites • Syn: ↑marine archeology, ↑marine archaeology, ↑underwater archaeology • Hypernyms: ↑archeology, ↑archaeology …   Useful english dictionary

  • Underwater panther — Underwater Panther, George Gustav Heye Center, National Museum of the American Indian An Underwater panther is a powerful creature in the mythological traditions of some Native American tribes, particularly Anishinaabe tribes, the Odawa, Ojibwe,… …   Wikipedia


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