- The First Human Occupation of the Basque Crossroads. Arrizabalaga, Alvaro; Rios-Garaizar, Joseba // Journal of World Prehistory;Dec2012, Vol. 25 Issue 3/4, p157
In the last 15 years, knowledge of the first human occupation of the Basque area has undergone important advances due to the excavation of new deposits and the application of new methodological approaches to previously known sequences. In this paper we present the state of knowledge of the Lower...
- Excavating a Silk Road City: the Medieval Citadel of Taraz, Kazakhstan. Dawkes, Giles // Archaeology International;2012/2013, Vol. 16, p110
The city of Taraz, located near the southern border with Uzbekistan, is one of the most significant historic settlements in Kazakhstan, and two seasons of fieldwork in the central market-place have revealed a substantial depth of medieval stratigraphy. Despite frequent mentions in Arabic and...
- The Long Walls further revealed. // Sparta: Journal of Ancient Spartian & Greek History;Jul2010, Vol. 6 Issue 1, p57
The article reports on the archaeological excavation at Long Walls in Athens, Greece. It mentions that some sections of the walls' southern part were recovered and its internal face was discovered to be 38 meters long and 2.07 meters high. It notes that the recovered section bears on a three...
- Ancient Roman road revealed in Jerusalem. // Jewish Telegraphic Agency: 1922 to present;6/25/2013, p1
JERUSALEM (JTA) -- A section of a 1,800-year-old ancient road from the Roman period running from Jerusalem to Jaffa was uncovered in northern Jerusalem.
- Hungarian rescue archeology. // Archaeology;Mar/Apr95, Vol. 48 Issue 2, p21
Reports that archaeologists from the Budapest Science Academy are conducting rescue excavations near the city of Gyor, where a highway is being constructed. Artifacts found in the hills surrounding the highway project.
- Heady discovery. Barreca, Elaine // Archaeology;Mar/Apr93, Vol. 46 Issue 2, p22
Features the archaeological discovery of a ten-inch sandstone head in a rockshelter excavation in southwestern Wisconsin. Grace Rajnovich as discoverer; Rockshelter as an Indian cult shrine; Floor of the rockshelter.
- Travel guide to the ancient world 1993. // Archaeology;Mar/Apr93, Vol. 46 Issue 2, Travel Guide to the... p1
Presents a guide to archaeological excavations in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and Asia & the Pacific. Listings based on information supplied by archaeologists or government agencies; Accommodations; Acceptance of volunteers; Contact information.
- The manege dig. Veksler, Alexander G. // Archaeology;Jul/Aug97, Vol. 50 Issue 4, p32
Presents information on rescue excavations taking place in Manege Square, Russia. Details on what occupies the historic space adjacent to the Kremlin in 1997; Information on the 1993 excavation carried out by the Center of Archeological Research. INSET: Treasures of the Gostiny Dvor..
- Did ancient mariners set sail from the Indus valley? Keys, David // New Scientist;6/26/93, Vol. 138 Issue 1879, p4
Reports on the discovery of the world's oldest ocean-going boat fragments on the Oman coast at Ras Al Junayz in the Middle East. Unearthing of pieces of ancient Indian pottery and other objects imported by sea; Possibility that the boats were built and sailed from the Indus Valley; Items with...