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By Anthony Clark

Medical soil prospecting equipment can provide dramatic images of buried archaeological websites, and occasionally details on what happened inside of them, ahead of any earth has ben got rid of. Dr Clark, who was once one of many earliest to paintings during this box, has written the 1st normal survey of an more and more vital zone of functional archaeology.
The emphasis is at the rules and sensible program of the good verified options of resistivity, magnetometry and magnetic susceptibility, with shorter sections on rising and not more universal concepts similar to ground-penetrating radar, electromagnetic equipment and phosphate survey.
This paperback variation updates and complements the sooner booklet, including new fabric akin to the large-scale review routines now required as a precondition of making plans consent for significant advancements.

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