TITLE

New Techniques of Archaeology and Greek Shipwrecks of the Sixth and Fifth Centuries BC

AUTHOR(S)
Bass, George F.
PUB. DATE
March 2006
SOURCE
Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society;Mar2006, Vol. 150 Issue 1, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on techniques and technical advances that diving archaeologists can use to explore Greek shipwrecks of the sixth and fifth centuries B.C. Phil Nuyten of Nuytco Research Ltd. is developing a one-atmosphere diving suit that would allow archaeologists to work for hours at a time. Underwater photogrammetry were also developed to speed the continuous mapping of sites but computers further revolutionized wreck site mapping.
ACCESSION #
22688969

 

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