TITLE

Finding lost worlds

AUTHOR(S)
Allman, William F.
PUB. DATE
September 1993
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;9/13/93, Vol. 115 Issue 10, p69
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines how archaeology has gone high tech, opening new windows on the past. Using sensors mounted on space shuttles, airplanes, or even held in the hand, archaeologists are getting a new look at the ancient world, with starling results. Upcoming projects including a search for the remains of the famed `Silk Route' and Ubar, an ancient trading center; Use of sensors at the remains of Troy. INSET: Where sleeps Genghis Khan?, by Susan V. Lawrence..
ACCESSION #
9309100005

 

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