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This chronicle links the personal history of Carmel Schire, the daughter of a Jewish household in Cape Town, to her experiences as an archaeologist. Schire provides a mirror on pre-colonial and colonial society as it can be deciphered in archaeological remains. She provides intimate and personal histories of the lives which are concealed in these remains and the drama of the interface of these lives with the colonial powers. Schrire shows how fragments found on a dig can unravel a lost history, revealing the complex ...

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Digging Through Darkness: Chronicles of an Archaeologist 1995, University of Virginia Press, Charlottesville

ISBN-13: 9780813915586

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Digging Through Darkness: Chronicles of an Archaeologist 1995, University of Virginia Press, Charlottesville

ISBN-13: 9780813916927

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Digging Through Darkness: Chronicles of an Archaeologist 1995, Wits University Press, Johannesburg

ISBN-13: 9781868142804

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