Fields of Conflict: Progress and Prospect in Battlefield Archaeology

Freeman, P.W.N. and Pollard, A. (2001) Fields of Conflict: Progress and Prospect in Battlefield Archaeology. Series: BAR international series, 958. Archaeopress: Oxford. ISBN 9781841712499

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Abstract

25 papers, from a conference held at Glasgow in 2000, focus on the issues involved in the archaeology of battlefields, mostly in medieval Europe, in North America and in the warzones of the 19th and 20th centuries. In addition to papers which look at the ways in which battlefield evidence should be investigated and interpreted, others question how these unique sites should be preserved and managed. Subjects include urban conflict at Olynthos in 348 BC, Roman conflict, Flodden Field, weaponry, English Civil War sieges, the Alamo, the American Civil War, the Apache Indian War, the Crimean War, the Zulu conflict, the First and Second World Wars and the archaeology of aviation warfare.

Item Type:Books
Status:Published
Refereed:Yes
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Pollard, Professor Tony
Authors: Freeman, P.W.N., and Pollard, A.
Subjects:D History General and Old World > D History (General)
College/School:College of Arts > School of Humanities > History
Publisher:Archaeopress
ISBN:9781841712499
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