The study of the material remains of societies of the modern era i.e. Post-Reformation in Europe, Post-Columbian in the New World.
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The Society for Historical Archaeology
This US-based society focuses on the New World, but also includes European exploration and settlement in Africa, Asia, and Oceania. Directors, publications, news, meetings.
Information resource for historical archaeologists. Includes bibliographies, reference books, lists of firms doing historical archaeology, and links to granting organizations.
Historical Archaeology at Ball State University
Graduate specialization in historical archaeology. Information on the M.A. degree in anthropology and current research in historical archaeology conducted in the Department of Anthropology.
Henry Stamped Out Industrial Revolution
Archaeologists have found evidence that Cistercian monks in Yorkshire were developing a prototype blast furnace when they were evicted by the king in 1538, reports the Telegraph. (June 21, 2002)
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