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Archaeology in the USSR

Aleksandr L. Mongai t

Archaeology in the USSR

by Aleksandr L. Mongai t

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Published by Peter Smith in Gloucester, Mass .
Written in English


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StatementA.L. Mongait ; translated and adapted by M.W. Thompson.
The Physical Object
Pagination320p.
Number of Pages320
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13944231M

  Archaeologists have uncovered the tomb of a noble woman from a powerful tribe called the Sarmatians, Iranian people that roamed the Eurasian steppes 2, years ago in southern Russia. Despite the fact that several books and a plethora of articles have been published in recent decades on the archaeology of the USSR and Russia, Soviet-Russian archaeology is still largely ignored.

archaeology (ärkēŏl´əjē) [Gr.,=study of beginnings], a branch of anthropology that seeks to document and explain continuity and change and similarities and differences among human cultures. Archaeologists work with the material remains of cultures, past and present, providing the only source of information available for past nonliterate societies and supplementing written sources for. See all the Archaeology books available on Oxford Reference > In he won the National Award for the Protection of the Archaeological Heritage of Russia presented by the Russian Archaeological Heritage Foundation, and he was appointed OBE in the Queen’s Birthday Honours list.

  Deep within the Caucasus mountains of Russia, near Sochi, are thousands of strange structures that archaeologists are still struggling to understand, despite having been there for . The Crusader World (Routledge, ), edited by Adrian J. Boas, is a multidisciplinary survey of the current state of research in the field of crusader studies, an area of study which has become increasingly popular in recent years.


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L MongaiÌ t (Author) See all 6 formats and editions Hide other formats and editionsAuthor: A. L MongaiÌ t. As an archaeologist working during the turmoil of the Soviet government's rule over Russia, Klejn's scholarly account is laid out in a journalistic manner, tracing the history of archaeology in Russian from to beyondas well as recounting the lives and fates of leading Soviet archaeologists in vivid descriptions with accompanying by: 8.

Archaeology in the USSR. [A L Mongaĭt] Book: All Authors / Contributors: A L Mongaĭt. Find more information about: OCLC Number: Archaeology. Central Asia. Soviet Union -- Former Soviet republics.

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As an archaeologist working during the turmoil of the Soviet government's rule over Russia, Klejn's scholarly account is laid out in a journalistic manner, tracing the history of archaeology in Russian from to beyondas well as recounting the lives and fates of leading Soviet archaeologists in vivid descriptions with accompanying photographs.

As an organising principle for a book on Soviet archaeology published in and translated into English init presents a disjointed picture of the history of the lands that make up the USSR.

Subsequently I worked as a secondary school instructor, as a university lecturer, and, afteras a professor in Rostov-on- the-Don. SinceI have been a professor at the Ukrainian Free University in Munich and Scholarly Secretary of the Institute for the Study of the USSR.

Throughout I have taught ancient history and archaeology. Book from the Archaeological Survey of India Central Archaeological Library, New Delhi. Book Number: Book Title: Archaeology in the U.S.S.R.

Book Author: Miller, Mikhail Book. Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Mongaĭt, A.L. (Aleksandr Lʹvovich), Archaeology in the USSR.

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Ancient Metallurgy in the USSR: The Early Metal Age (New Studies in Archaeology)Cited by: Archaeology in the USSR. Mongait. Translated and adapted by M. Thompson. Penguin Books, Baltimore, Md., pp. Illus. $ Years of Russia, the USSR and the Collapse of Soviet Communism This title is a new edition of ‘Years of Russia and the USSR’, which charts Russian history from the reign of Alexander II through to the eventual fall of communism and the break up of the Soviet Union.

The Bible Unearthed: Archaeology's New Vision of Ancient Israel and the Origin of Its Sacred Texts. This book examines the peculiar phenomenon which was Soviet archaeology, showing where it differs from Western archaeology and the archaeology of pre-revolutionary Russia, and where it reveals similarities.

The book asks whether Soviet archaeology can be regarded as Marxist, and, if so, whether Marxism was to Russian archaeology a help or a hindrance at that time. This is no ordinary archaeological report, it is one that brings the past intimately to life.

Prehistoric Maori Fortifications, Aileen Fox. A short but readable book that describes the earthwork fortifications constructed by Maoris in the north island of New Zealand between   Academic Archaeology in the USSR: Science in the Service of Ideology Yaroslav V.

Kuzmin provides a brief history of archaeology in Russia during the Soviet era Archaeopress is very pleased to have published A. Konopatskii’s biography of Soviet archaeologist Aleksei P. Okladnikov as part of its ongoing ‘ Archaeological Lives’ series.

The archaeology of the Russian Far East is rich in new and sometimes surprising discoveries. Very early pottery dates, in several locations, are perhaps the most important and interesting of these finds.

Connections with other parts of the Far East are also established in these new studies. The chapters that follow in this regional synthesis elaborate these themes. Russian archaeology begins in the Russian Empire in the s and becomes Soviet archaeology in the early 20th century. The journal Sovetskaya arkheologiya is published from.

22 Archaeology Books every Future Archaeologist should be reading Visions of Culture: An Introduction to Anthropological Theories and Theorists – I've read this book from cover to cover several times.

This book made me love Herbert Spencer, and even today, I still reference the social organism every chance I .Archaeology, or archeology (from Greek ἀρχαιολογία, archaiologia – ἀρχαῖος, arkhaīos, "ancient"; and -λογία, -logiā, "-logy"), is the study of human activity through the recovery and analysis of material culture and environmental data which they have left behind, which includes artefacts, architecture, biofacts and cultural landscapes (the archaeological record).The book under review is a translation of the Russian volume, Fenomen Sovetskoi Arkheologii (The Phenomenon of Soviet Archaeology), published in and translated into Spanish () and German (), although lacking wide international distribution.