Richard Hodges's Travels with an Archaeologist: Finding a Sense of Place PDF

By Richard Hodges

'You has to be very patient', such a lot all people asserts admiringly on encountering an archaeologist. endurance within the pursuit of heritage immediately earns attention. endurance to sift throughout the soil to find treasure, from gold to unidentifiable knick-knacks – an informed beachcomber. yet, persistence doesn't come into it lots because the chemistry of reviews from being within the corporation of others because the 5 senses are provoked and happy via the buried unexpected.

Archaeology is ready listening to, seeing, smelling, tasting and touching earlier textures in our time. With those senses, within the corporation of pals, new locations are made from outdated ones. trip with archaeologist and author Richard Hodges as he explores websites around the globe and ponders the connection of the person with the prior and the current of the previous in its ruins, monuments and lines of far-off worlds and civilisations.

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