Paul Bahn, Ph.D. studied archeology at Cambridge University. For this book he worked with a team of 16 contributors from universities around the world. His numerous books, written alone or with a co-author, include Ancient Places, Images of the Ice Age, Journey through the Ice Age and The Cambridge Illustrated History of Archaeology, Tombs, Games and Mummies.
"Written in Bones" seems like a great read and it succeeds. It is not ripe with information overload but brief summaries of each case study ellicits a reader response to the ones... Read morePublished on June 26 2009 by A. Carvalho
Although the writing tends towards the dry and academic, I find this one of the more interesting books on physical anthropology out there. Read morePublished on June 12 2004 by Sarah Mascara
Pictures. Pages and pages of nothing but glorious pictures, and maps, and photographs (along with the writing of course). Read morePublished on June 11 2003 by K. L Sadler