Douglas C McVarish's American Industrial Archaeology: A Field Guide PDF

By Douglas C McVarish

This finished advisor offers the reader with uncomplicated info of the commonest varieties of constructions, websites, and gadgets encountered in commercial archaeology. those contain bridges, railroads, roads, waterways, various kinds of construction and extraction factories, water and gear producing amenities, and others. every one chapters features a short creation to the expertise or positive aspects of every type of deploy, illustrations with features that aid picking out very important parts of the sort, and a word list of universal phrases. chapters provide worthwhile tips on discovering business homes and landscapes. for college kids, avocational archaeologists, and cultural source administration surveys, this quantity should be a necessary reference.

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