Biomolecular Archaeology

An Introduction

by T. A. Brown, Keri Brown

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  • 1444392425
  • 9781405179607
  • 9781444392425
  • 9781444392432
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
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  • Title: Biomolecular Archaeology
  • Author: T. A. Brown; Keri Brown
  • Imprint: Wiley-Blackwell
Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 1444392425
  • 9781405179607
  • 9781444392425
  • 9781444392432

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.

Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 1444392425
  • 9781405179607
  • 9781444392425
  • 9781444392432