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Indiana Jones: Myth, Reality and 21st Century Archaeology

Indiana Jones: Myth, Reality and 21st Century Archaeology

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August 08th 2012:The Archaeology of the Holocaust: A Window into the Documentation of Genocide

With the exception of a not insignificant minority of revisionists and Holocaust deniers the record of this most tragic event in human history is extensively documented and well established. In recent years, however, archaeologists have begun to investigate what is left of the material record of the extermination centers. The reality is that the archaeological record is fragmentary and our knowledge of these centers is based on oral histories, maps and numerous written sources. Do we need to learn more? What can archaeology provide in terms of acquainting us with more detail and, perhaps more

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Isaac Gilead

Isaac Gilead is a Professor of Archaeology at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel. Dr. Gilead received his B.A., M.A., and Ph.D. from Hebrew University, Jerusalem in 1974, 1976, and 1982, respectively. His research interests include archaeology of Beer Sheva, the Stone Age archaeology of the southern Levant, the archaeology of the Chalcolithic period, the archaeology of arid zones, and most importantly the archaeology of Nazi extermination centers. He has done extensive fieldwork at Nazi extermination centers in Poland and, specifically, at the operation Reinhardt camps of Bełżec, Sobibór and Treblinka. He also authored and co-authored numerous books and articles that wer
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