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The Resource Ancient marbles to American shores : classical archaeology in the United States, Stephen L. Dyson

Ancient marbles to American shores : classical archaeology in the United States, Stephen L. Dyson

Label
Ancient marbles to American shores : classical archaeology in the United States
Title
Ancient marbles to American shores
Title remainder
classical archaeology in the United States
Statement of responsibility
Stephen L. Dyson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In Ancient Marbles to American Shores, Stephen L. Dyson uncovers the history of classical archaeology in the United States by exploring the people and programs that gave birth to archaeology as a discipline in this country. He puts aside the common formula of chronicling great digs, great discoveries, and great men in favor of a cultural, ideological, and institutional history of the subject
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dyson, Stephen L
Dewey number
938
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DE60
LC item number
.D97 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Classical antiquities
  • Archaeology
  • Archaeological museums and collections
Label
Ancient marbles to American shores : classical archaeology in the United States, Stephen L. Dyson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [287]-314) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 5.
  • The Triumph of the Establishment: Classical Archaeology Between the Wars
  • 6.
  • World War II and Its Aftermath
  • Afterword: Archaeology in the 1990s and Beyond
  • 1.
  • Prehistory
  • 2.
  • The Creation of Classical Archaeology in America
  • 3.
  • From Amateur to Professional
  • 4.
  • The Formation of the Museum Tradition
Control code
39007147
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 323 pages
Isbn
9780812234466
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
98021208
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Ancient marbles to American shores : classical archaeology in the United States, Stephen L. Dyson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [287]-314) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 5.
  • The Triumph of the Establishment: Classical Archaeology Between the Wars
  • 6.
  • World War II and Its Aftermath
  • Afterword: Archaeology in the 1990s and Beyond
  • 1.
  • Prehistory
  • 2.
  • The Creation of Classical Archaeology in America
  • 3.
  • From Amateur to Professional
  • 4.
  • The Formation of the Museum Tradition
Control code
39007147
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 323 pages
Isbn
9780812234466
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
98021208
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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