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Handbook of Geophysics and Archaeology (Equinox Handbooks in Anthropological Archaeology) by Alan J. Witten
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.69" Width: 7.48" Height: 1.02" Weight: 2.03 lbs.
Release Date Sep 30, 2006
Publisher Equinox Publishing
ISBN 1904768598 ISBN13 9781904768593
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Excellent introduction for non-scientists Jun 20, 2007
This is an excellent book for non-scientists. I am not attempting to belittle archaeologists, but most haven't taken the math to understand geophysics at a fundamental level. They are most interested in applying geophysics as a tool to assist in their work for which this book will be an asset. I have also read the books by Gaffney and Clark which are good introductions. This book actually has some math in it, which is a good thing. The book grew out of the geophysics for non science majors that Witten taught at the University of Oklahoma which was a quite popular course. I recommend it for any archaeologist or non-scientist who is interested in geophysics.