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Frauds, myths, and mysteries : science and pseudoscience in archaeology / Kenneth L. Feder, Central Connecticut State University.

Feder, Kenneth L., (author.).
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Lebanon PL - Lebanon 930.1 FED (Text) 34330512978488 Adult - Non-Fiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780078035074
  • Physical Description: xix, 390 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Edition: Eighth edition.
  • Publisher: New York : McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc., [2014]

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographic references (pages 355-374) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Science and pseudoscience -- Epistemology: how you know what you know -- Anatomy of an archaeological hoax -- Dawson's dawn man: the hoax at Piltdown -- Who discovered America? -- Who's next?: After the Indians, before Columbus -- The myth of the moundbuilders -- Lost: one continent-reward -- Prehistoric E.T.: the fantasy of ancient astronauts -- Mysterious Egypt -- Good vibrations: psychics and archaeology -- Old-time religion, new age visions, and paranormal predictions -- Real mysteries of a veritable past.
Subject: Forgery of antiquities.

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