1979 in archaeology

The year 1979 in archaeology involved some significant events.

List of years in archaeology (table)
In science
1976
1977
1978
1979
1980
1981
1982

ExplorationsEdit

ExcavationsEdit

FindsEdit

PublicationsEdit

  • Aubrey Burl - Prehistoric Avebury.
  • J. M. Coles and A. F. Harding - The Bronze Age in Europe: an introduction to the prehistory of Europe, c.2000–700 BC.
  • Kenneth Hudson - World Industrial Archaeology.
  • A. L. F. Rivet and Colin Smith - The Place-names of Roman Britain.

EventsEdit

  • June 2 - Protesters opposed to the building of civic offices on the site of Viking excavations in Wood Quay, Dublin, occupy the area.

BirthsEdit

DeathsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "SS Xantho". Western Australian Museum. Retrieved 2017-04-17.
  2. ^ Coble, Michael D. (2011-09-26). "The identification of the Romanovs". Investigative Genetics. Retrieved 2016-09-30.
  3. ^ James Rackham, Antiquity 53:112.
  4. ^ "Li Chi". Encyclopædia Britannica Online. Retrieved 17 May 2017.