Reference Work

Museums of Israel

C Tully, Claire Smith (ed.)

Springer | Published : 2017

Abstract

Archaeology the study of human cultures through the analysis and interpretation of artefacts and material remains continues to captivate and engage people on a local and global level. Internationally celebrated heritage sites such as the pyramids both Egyptian and Mayan Lascaux caves, and the statues of Easter Island provide insights into our ancestors and their actions and motivation.