This book is meant for the beginners, students of Archaeology who are undergoing their undergraduate or post graduate studies. It is prepared with reference to the syllabus of various universities Archaeology department to cater their students. This book is written in simple and lucid language. Brief introduction to world Archaeology is given and much more pages are dedicated to Indian Archaeology. Various branches of Archaeology such as excavation, epigraphy, numismatics and museology are covered and enough materials on each branches are provided.
This book is being published at an appropriate moment when lot of students and young enthusiasts are evincing keen interest in understanding the elements of Archaeological studies and spreading the elements of Archaeological studies and spreading awareness among public through social and print media about the need for preservation and conservation of our historical artifacts and sites. This book throws light on various facets of archaeological studies including, World Archaeology, Indian Archaeology, Indus Valley Civilization, Dating techniques and important Excavation sites. This book also dealing with the significance of Pottery from ancient times. It will helpful to the students of History and Archaeology in enriching their knowledge in their respective fields.