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Artis, Edmund Tyrell (bap. 1789, d. 1847), geologist and archaeologist

Steven Tomlinson.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Archaeology; Geology and the Lithosphere. 601 words.

Artis, Edmund Tyrell (bap. 1789, d. 1847), geologist and archaeologist, was baptized on 11 September 1789 in Saxmundham, Suffolk, the eldest in the family of three sons and three daughters...

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Aston, Michael Antony [Mick] (1946–2013), geographer and archaeologist

Christopher Dyer.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online January 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Archaeology; Earth Sciences and Geography. 1224 words.

Aston, Michael Antony [Mick] (1946–2013), geographer and archaeologist, was born on 1 July 1946 at 112 Birch Road, Oldbury, Worcestershire, the son of Harold Henry Aston, a joiner's...

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Brayley, Edward Wedlake (1773–1854), topographer and archaeologist

Thompson Cooper.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Archaeology; Earth Sciences and Geography. 668 words.

Brayley, Edward Wedlake (1773–1854), topographer and archaeologist, born in Lambeth, London, was apprenticed to one of the most eminent enamellers in London. While an apprentice he met John...

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Carrington, Samuel (bap. 1798, d. 1870), geologist and archaeologist

Barry M. Marsden.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online October 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Archaeology; Geology and the Lithosphere. 886 words.

Carrington, Samuel (bap. 1798, d. 1870), geologist and archaeologist, was born at Wetton, Staffordshire, where he was baptized on 25 November 1798, the son of Samuel Carrington...

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cultural ecology

Overview page. Subjects: Archaeology — Earth Sciences and Geography.

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An approach developed by Julian Steward in the 1930s that focused on the dynamic interactions between human societies and their environments. Within this approach, culture is...

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diluvialism

Overview page. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography — Archaeology.

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View of early prehistory current in the 18th and 19th centuries ad which denied the antiquity of man witnessed by the discovery of fossil hominin remains and instead believed...

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Hedges, Frederick Albert Mitchell- (1882–1959), adventurer and travel writer

Raymond John Howgego.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online October 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Archaeology; Maps and Map-making; History of the Americas; World History; Travel and Holiday. 1772 words.

Hedges, Frederick Albert Mitchell- (1882–1959), adventurer and travel writer, was born in Barnsbury, Islington, London, on 22 October 1882, the eldest of four children of John Hedges...

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high Technology

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Any industry concerned with advanced technology, such as biotechnology, computers and microprocessors, fibre optics, aerospace, electronics-telecommunication, and pharmaceuticals (Fischer...

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Hughes, Thomas McKenny (1832–1917), geologist, speleologist, and archaeologist

Jane Fawcett.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Archaeology; Geology and the Lithosphere. 1136 words.

Hughes, Thomas McKenny (1832–1917), geologist, speleologist, and archaeologist, was born in December 1832, in Aberystwyth, one of the family of three sons and five daughters of the Revd...

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Kirwan, Sir (Archibald) Laurence Patrick [Larry] (1907–1999), archaeologist and geographer

John Ure.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Archaeology; Earth Sciences and Geography. 1439 words.

Kirwan, Sir (Archibald) Laurence Patrick [Larry] (1907–1999), archaeologist and geographer, was born on 13 May 1907 in Cork, the second son of Patrick John Kirwan and his wife, Mabel, née N...

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