The Archaeologist's Handbook(2002)
The Insiders' Guide to Digging Up the Past
A non fiction book by Philip Ardagh
"The Archaeologist's Handbook" takes a look at the role of archaeologists from the discovery of an artefact or archaeological site to the identification, dating, preservation, restoration and understanding of what has been found. This book looks at everything from the most basic archaaeological techniques to the latest technological advances used to assist the modern archaeologist. The book has a glossary of terms in the back and a section on the stories behind the most famous discoveries.
Used availability for Philip Ardagh's The Archaeologist's Handbook
May 2018 : UK Paperback
June 2002 : UK Paperback