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What is archaeology?

What is archaeology? Balerno Main Shelter, photograph by B van Doornum, Natal Museum The word archaeology means "the study of ancient things"¬†(The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Archaeology by T¬†Darvill, 2002). Archaeology is the study of the people of the past: how they lived, where they lived, what they ate, and what their environment was like.…
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