TITLE

IN THIS ISSUE

AUTHOR(S)
Riemschneider, Bea
PUB. DATE
November 1983
SOURCE
Archaeology;Nov/Dec83, Vol. 36 Issue 6, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Introduces articles in the November 1983 issue of "Archaeology". Differences between amateur and professional archaeologists; Professionalism of amateurs in archaeology.
ACCESSION #
16255609

 

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