How Do You Excavate at a Site?
Lecture no. 10 from the course: Archaeology: An Introduction to the World's Greatest Sites
Taught by Professor Eric H. Cline | 28 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online History Courses
Here, delve into the specifics of how to perform an archaeological dig. Learn about the physical tools of the trade, how to excavate objects in the ground, and how a dig’s schedule unfolds. Learn about strategies in the field such as “vertical” and “horizontal” excavations, and walk through the process of organizing an archaeological project.