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ISBN-10 0136026923ISBN-13 9780136026921
ISBN-10 0-13-602689-3ISBN-13 978-0-13-602689-1
Author(s): Brian M. Fagan
Publisher: Pearson
Copyright year: © 2009 Pages: 576

For courses in Introduction to Archaeology, Method and Theory in Archaeology, and Archaeology and Prehistory.

In the Beginning uses an international perspective throughout while outlining the basic principles, methods, and theoretical approaches of modern archaeology.  It contains clear exposition of Archeology's basic principles in combination with numerous examples from all over the world.  Its balanced coverage of Archaeology makes this text a superb entry point for beginners.

This is the book for the general student rather than intending professionals.

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