Suggested Course Texts:
Archaeology

Our Suggested Course Texts pages list titles intended for classroom use. For a complete list of our titles in archaeology, go to our general archaeology page.

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Hunter-Gatherer Mortuary Practices during the Central Texas Archaic
By Leland C. Bement

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Reclaiming a Plundered Past
By Magnus T. Bernhardsson

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Ritual and Power in Stone
By Julia Guernsey

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Palaces and Power in the Americas
Edited by Jessica Joyce Christie and Patricia Joan Sarro

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The Teotihuacan Trinity
By Annabeth Headrick

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Water and Ritual
By Lisa J. Lucero

Archaeoastronomy

Between the Lines
By Anthony F. Aveni

Skywatchers
By Anthony F. Aveni

Archaeology and Society

Monumental Ambivalence
By Lisa C. Breglia

Negotiating for the Past
By James F. Goode

Reclaiming a Plundered Past
By Magnus T. Bernhardsson

Romancing the Maya
By R. Tripp Evans

Classics and the Ancient Near East

Baetica Felix
By Evan W. Haley

Blood in the Arena
By Alison Futrell

Death and the Emperor
By Penelope J. E. Davies

The Gardens of Sallust
By Kim J. Hartswick

How Writing Came About
By Denise Schmandt-Besserat

Unwrapping a Mummy
By John H. Taylor

War, Women and Druids
By Philip Freeman

Language and Writing

How Writing Came About
By Denise Schmandt-Besserat

North America

Ancient Objects and Sacred Realms
Edited by F. Kent Reilly, III, and James F. Garber

"The Caddo Nation"
By Timothy K. Perttula

Clovis Blade Technology
By Michael B. Collins

Espíritu Santo de Zúñiga
By Tamra Lynn Walter

How the Maya Built Their World
By Elliot M. Abrams

Indians of the Rio Grande Delta
By Martín Salinas

The Karankawa Indians of Texas
By Robert A. Ricklis

Native North American Armor, Shields, and Fortifications
By David E. Jones

Paleoindian Geoarchaeology of the Southern High Plains
By Vance T. Holliday

Palaces and Power in the Americas
Edited by Jessica Joyce Christie and Patricia Joan Sarro

Paleolithic Technology

American Flintknappers
By John C. Whittaker

Clovis Blade Technology
By Michael B. Collins

Flintknapping
By John C. Whittaker

Paleoindian Geoarchaeology of the Southern High Plains
By Vance T. Holliday

South and Central America

Ancient Cuzco
By Brian S. Bauer

The Maya and Teotihuacan
Edited by Geoffrey E. Braswell

Maya Calendar Origins
By Prudence M. Rice

Maya History
By Tatiana Proskouriakoff

Maya Political Science
By Prudence M. Rice

Palaces and Power in the Americas
Edited by Jessica Joyce Christie and Patricia Joan Sarro

Ritual and Power in Stone
By Julia Guernsey

Ritual Sacrifice in Ancient Peru
Edited by Elizabeth P. Benson and Anita G. Cook

Romancing the Maya
By R. Tripp Evans

Signs of the Inka Khipu
By Gary Urton

Skywatchers
By Anthony F. Aveni

Trees of Paradise and Pillars of the World
By Elizabeth A. Newsome

Water and Ritual
By Lisa J. Lucero

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