Illustrated thoroughly, Biomolecular Archaeology
is the first book to clearly guide students through the study of ancient DNA: how to analyze biomolecular evidence (DNA, proteins, lipids and carbohydrates) to address important archaeological questions.
- The first book to address the scope and methods of this new cross-disciplinary area of research for archaeologists
- Offers a completely up-to-date overview of the latest research in this innovative subject
- Guides students who wish to become biomolecular archaeologists through the complexities of both the scientific methods and archaeological goals.
- Provides an essential component to undergraduate and graduate archaeological research
Wiley; February 2011
- ISBN: 9781444392425
- Edition: 1
- Read online, or download in secure PDF or secure ePub format
- Title: Biomolecular Archaeology
- Author: T. A. Brown; Keri Brown
About The Author
Terry Brown is Professor of Biomolecular Archaeology at The University of Manchester. His publications include Gene Cloning and DNA Analysis: An Introduction (6th edition, Blackwell Science, 2010) and Genomes (3rd edition, 2006).
Keri Brown is Honorary Lecturer in Biomolecular Archaeology at the University of Manchester; she taught the M.Sc in Biomolecular Archaeology at Manchester and Sheffield Universities for 10 years. She has published articles in both Italian archaeology and ancient DNA.