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By Paul A. Shackel

ISBN-10: 0306461773

ISBN-13: 9780306461774

ISBN-10: 1475773307

ISBN-13: 9781475773309

Archaeology can both bolster reminiscence and culture, or contradict the established order and supply an alternate view of the previous. An archaeology of Harpers Ferry's wartime and Victorian eras confronts general ancient interpretations of the earlier (created and perpetuated by means of such curiosity teams as historians and the nationwide Park provider) and in so doing permits us to be extra along with the town's forgotten histories and gives replacement voices to a past.

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