July/August 2017 Issue

Features From the Issue

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    Egypt’s Final Redoubt in Canaan

    The fiery end of the last Egyptian colony

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    (Image copyright © The Metropolitan Museum of Art/Art Resource, NY)
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    Set in Stone

    Why did prehistoric Native Americans fashion the enigmatic objects known as bannerstones?

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    (John Bigelow Taylor)
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    A Residence Fit for a President

    New evidence revises a long-held belief about James Monroe’s home

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    Looking Beyond the Hillforts

    A unique settlement in southwestern England is changing archaeologists’ views about how Iron Age people lived 2,000 years ago

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    The First Australians

    The story of the continent’s earliest human arrivals is being revealed at a rock shelter in remote and challenging territory

Letter From Peru

Letter From Peru

Connecting Two Realms

Archaeologists rethink the early civilizations of the Amazon

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(Courtesy Quirino Olivera Nuñez)



Rosary Bead

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Digs & Discoveries

Off the Grid

Off the Grid July/August 2017

Gamla Uppsala, Uppsala, Sweden

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(Courtesy Robert Matton AB/Alamy Stock Photo)

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