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Articles with keyword "Archaeology"

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Virtual Trowel

Digging up Arizona's past through a new website.

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Tracking Lost Empires

From the ruins of Nineveh to the gardens of Bablyon, a new database catalogs monuments at risk in Iraq.

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The Golden Hoard

An ancient Afghan treasure resurfaces.

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Arizona’s Julia Yoder

Julie Yoder brings a mix of experiences to the humanities in Arizona.

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Cataloging the Cradle of Civilization

Global positioning tracks archaeological sites in Iraq.

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Gilded Splendor: A Nomadic Tribe Creates a Dynasty

The Liao came from the steppes of Mongolia to erect a capital city that becomes Beijing.

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Uncovering Powhatan’s Empire

Excavations reveal the site where John Smith and Chief Powhatan first meet.

Susan Heuck Allen

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Impertinent Questions with Susan Heuck Allen

Classists become spies for OSS in World War II Greece. 

Book cover for "From Alexander to Constantine"

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Kingly Pursuits

Herod built on a Roman scale.

Cholula-style ceramic goblet

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Artists Rule

How a feathered serpent god presided over a forgotten golden age of Mexican art.