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Archaeology & Biological Anthropology Videos
Privy to the past [videorecording] by
Call Number: Video DVD 14222
Publication Date: 2007
A documentary on the Cypress Archaeological Project, an excavation in West Oakland, California from April 1994 through May 1996.
A partial list of many of the most recent DVDs and videos in the Syracuse University Libraries collection on archaeology and biological anthropology.
Nostalgia de la luz [videorecording] = Nostalgia for the light by
Call Number: Video DVD 16276
Publication Date: 2010
The Atacama is also the place where the harsh heat of the sun keeps human remains intact: those of Pre-Columbian mummies; 19th century explorers and miners; and the remains of political prisoners, "disappeared" by the Chilean army after the military coup of September, 1973.
Slave Island [videorecording] by
Call Number: Video DVD 0515
Publication Date: 2006
Location: M.L. King Lib-Sims Hall
Examines the excavation of an 18th century slave cemetery in downtown Manhattan.
The perfect corpse [videorecording] by
Call Number: Video DVD 13083
Publication Date: 2006
Forensic scientists piece together the circumstances of the death of Old Croghan Man, a headless Iron Age corpse discovered in a bog in Ireland and thought to have been the sacrificial victim of Celtic ritual.
The return of Sara Baartman by
Call Number: Videocassette 10829
Publication Date: 2003
Chronicles the return of the remains of Sara Baartman, a Black woman who had been exhibited as a freak in early nineteenth-century Europe.
Death at Jamestown by
Call Number: Videocassette 13116
Publication Date: 2001
Looks at various explanations for the large number of deaths of settlers at Jamestown, the first British colony in the New World.
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