Archaeology stories, books, poems, and more

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What is archaeology? This is the study of ancient and recent human past through material remains. Archaeology helps us understand not only where and when people lived on the earth, but also why and how they have lived. Indiana is the archaeologist who risked his life in numerous adventures. Read More

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LEGEND OF THE LOST is a tale about an enchanted forest discovered by archaeologists. The forest is filled with magical creatures, vampires, fairies, dragons, unicorns. The team of archaeologists stumble upon a dark mystery and are separated from each other. Will they find each other and uncover this dark secret… Read More
The first time I went out to temple exploration academically and I was forced to do it very very text book. I just could not keep a straight face while my imagination ran wild when I was at the site of one the most exquisite and modular cave temples in… Read More
What would a parent do to save their child's life? Fight the dead? Defy the gods? The story moves between present day and the 10th century, when Vikings landed on the shores of Wirral Peninsula. When Helen Gunn moves to the Wirral with her estranged husband, she doesn't expect much… Read More

Book / Fantasy

February 16, 2013

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This is the story of a young boy and his father who are archaeologists. They spend their days digging the ground for relics and treasures, but never find anything of worth. A chance contract in a remote valley uncovers a dark find that changes them both. It twists their lives… Read More
Egypt is in Africa, but were the ancient Egyptian people and culture really of indigenous African origin? I make the case that they were using evidence from biological and cultural anthropology and archaeology. I wrote this as a paper for my South African History class at UCSD. It earned a… Read More

Book / Fantasy

August 11, 2012

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This is the introduction to the story about a boy and his father who are archeologists. They dig the ground for money, looking for relics and lost treasures. Unfortunately they have spent their lives finding neither. A new site in a valley yeilds a unexpected find, a dark discovery that… Read More

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All content copyright 2011, all rights reserved. David, a young college student, has embarked on an archaeological expedition to South America at the request of a friend. Here's the prologue, hope you like it. Read More
Eliah Ingam, and her team of archaeologists, has unearthed the find of the century within the tomb of desolated Marinkha. Now, though, to know what it is is not enough. Read More

Book / Fantasy

May 29, 2010

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The soul survivor of an archaeological expedition- Doctor Ethan Lamont; a Scotsman, goes on the run having witnessed the slaughter of his colleagues and friends in the desert. Chased by a sect of sinister humans, it is not long before he is captured. His young son and his friends flee… Read More

Poem / Poetry

June 01, 2008

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Pompeii, the ancient city in ruin...in Free Verse Read More
A wounded stranger comes to a Roman villa in the Rhone Valley. Read More

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Archaeologists Steven and Catherine Gordon specialize in solving the puzzles of the past, but this time they've dug up something different--an object linked to a modern mystery...and murder! When Steven vanishes from his dive site in Alexandria, Catherine must piece together what few clues are left behind and follow a… Read More
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