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By Donald L. Hardesty, Barbara J. Little

Assessing web site Significance is a useful source for archaeologists and others who desire suggestions in choosing even if websites are eligible for directory within the nationwide check in of old areas (NRHP). as the register's eligibility standards have been mostly built for status websites, it truly is tough to grasp in any specific case even if a domain recognized basically via archaeological paintings has enough "historical significance" to be indexed.

Hardesty and Little handle those demanding situations, describing the right way to dossier for NRHP eligibility and the way to figure out the historic value of archaeological houses. This moment version brings every thing modern, and contains new fabric on seventeenth- and 18th-century websites, conventional cultural homes, shipwrecks, eastern internment camps, and armed forces houses.

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6 Distribution of five selected groups of vases, 1954–98 (total numbers) elling exhibition Fundort: unbekannt (Graepler 1993). 1 (which shows that the overall increase of vases on the market was largest in the 1980s), it seems clear that the market growth during this period was fuelled by tomb robbing in Apulia. The only other possible explanation would be that the market was flooded by forgeries, and although there are some scholars who are inclined to prefer this explanation, it still remains unproven (but see Paolucci 1995: VII).

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