Sport Divers and Archaeology

May 1985
Archaeology;May/Jun85, Vol. 38 Issue 3, p76
Presents books on underwater archaeology. 'Archaeology Under Water,' by George F. Bass; 'A History of Seafaring Based on Underwater Archaeology; 'Shipwreck Anthropology,' edited by Richard Gould; 'Underwater Archaeology: A Nascent Discipline'.


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