SEEING THE UNSEEN. GEOPHYSICS AND panorama ARCHAEOLOGY is a set of papers awarded on the complex XV foreign summer season college in Archaeology ‘Geophysics for panorama Archaeology’ (Grosseto, Italy, 10-18 July 2006). Bringing jointly the adventure of a few of the world’s maximum specialists within the box of archaeological prospection, the focal point of this ebook isn't rather a lot at the research of unmarried buried constructions, yet extra on studying the full panorama in all its multi-period complexity.
The ebook is split into elements. the 1st half concentrates at the theoretical foundation of a few of the equipment, illustrated for the main half via case-studies and functional examples drawn from a number of geographical and cultural contexts. the second one half specializes in the paintings performed within the box throughout the summer season university. Tutors and scholars took half within the in depth program of the critical thoughts of geophysical prospecting (magnetometry, EM, ERT and ground-penetrating radar) to find, retrieve, procedure and interpret information for a wide Roman villa-complex close to Grosseto.
SEEING THE UNSEEN. GEOPHYSICS AND panorama ARCHAEOLOGY offers a transparent representation of the awesome strength of geophysical equipment within the examine of old landscapes, and may be usefull to Archaeologists, Geophysicists, Environmental scientists, and people excited about the administration of cultural history.