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Archaeological fakes

Adolf Rieth

Archaeological fakes

by Adolf Rieth

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Published by Barrie & Jenkins in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Forgery of antiquities.

  • Edition Notes

    Originally published as "Vorzeit Gefälscht". Tübingen: Wasmuth, 1967.

    Statementby Adolf Rieth.
    ContributionsImber, Diana.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination183p. :
    Number of Pages183
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22424137M
    ISBN 100214651231

      Fake news is nothing new, and hoaxes are not unknown in the world of biblical archaeology. There are many reputable archaeologists doing good field work in the lands of the Bible. The work of the Associates for Biblical Research () is one such group whose announcements and discoveries can be trusted.   The Museum of the Bible's collection of supposed Dead Sea Scroll fragments all turned out to be fakes. most important archaeological discoveries of the 20th century." The museum now knows the.

      The most detailed record of the life and death of Jesus comes from the four Gospels and other New Testament writings. “These are all Christian and are obviously and understandably biased in what. provides the latest news on archaeology, fossils, archaeological sciences and archaeological technology.

    between original and copy, the authentic and the fake, truth and lie, and shows that man cannot live from the original alone and has been unable to for a long time. Instead human originality consists, for him, in the unceasing invention of new copying techniques. In his book The culture of the copy () Schwartz sketches anFile Size: 2MB.   How a Mormon lawyer transformed archaeology in Mexico—and ended up losing his faith. By Lizzie Wade Jan. 18, , AM. Thomas Stuart Ferguson lay in his hammock, certain that he had found.


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ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Originally published as Vorzeit Gefälscht. Tübingen, Wasmuth, Description: pages illustrations. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Rieth, Adolf, Archaeological fakes.

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The Mitchell-Hedges crystal skull: Fact, fiction, and the creation of myth. Bogus. An Introduction to Dubious Discoveries by Brittany Jackson and Mark Rose.

Why do fakes get made. Why do people fall for hoaxes. Greed, pride, revenge. Fakes pollute the archaeological record and skew our understanding of the past. The infamous Piltdown Man, which matched conceptions of what an.

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Archaeological fakes. Translated from the German by Diana Imber. Format Book Published New York, Praeger Publishers [] Description p. illus., facsims. 24 cm.

Notes Translation of Vorzeit gefälscht. Bibliography: p. Subject headings Forgery of antiquities. Rieth gives a short survey of the history of faking and then unfolds a host of fascinating stories about how archaeological fakes were made, how they were 'planted, ' how the experts were taken in, and how - often after fierce controversy - they were fakes discussed and fully illustrated range from the Piltdown Skull, palaeolithic.

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