Ships' Graveyards: Abandoned Watercraft and the Archaeological Site Formation Process

By: Richards, Nathan

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Using Australian waters as a case study, Richards examines over 1,500 vessels abandoned over a period of more than 200 years. In offering such a detailed focus on an underutilized archaeological resource, he provides a model for the examination of similar sites and processes in many other locations around the world.


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8vo; 255 pages; chapter notes, bibliography and index. Illustrated.


Co-published with The Society for Historical Archaeology.

Title: Ships' Graveyards: Abandoned Watercraft and the Archaeological Site Formation Process

Author Name: Richards, Nathan

Categories: HISTORY, Oceania: Australia / Polyneasia, Transportation History,

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Publisher: Gainesville, Florida:, University Press of Florida,: 2008.

ISBN Number: 0813032571

ISBN Number 13: 9780813032573

Binding: Hardcover in Dust Jacket.

Book Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket

Jacket Condition: Co-published with The Society for Historical Archaeology.

Type: Book.

Size: 8vo; 255 pages

lb: 2.00 lb

Seller ID: 009047

Keywords: Transportation; Ships; Archeology; Australia; General; Ships & Shipbuilding; Shipwrecks; Social Science; Transportation; Underwater archeology,