Division of Archaeology

Department of Archaeology and Anthropology

Pamela Jane Smith

Bringing back the past: Historical perspectives on Canadian archaeology

Bringing Back the Past: Historical Perspectives on Canadian Archaeology, Mercury Series Number 158 , is now available from Mail Order Services, Canadian Museum of Civilization, PO Box 3100, Stn B, Hull , Quebec, Canada J8X 4H2, toll free number 1 800 555 5621, fax 819 776 8535, for £11.90 Sterling, $22 American or $29 Canadian.

This volume, edited by Pamela Jane Smith and Donald Mitchell is among the first to document and analysis the development of archaeology in Canada. In a series of pioneering essays, it tackles such questions as: who first encouraged archaeology as a practice; how did archaeology become institutionalized; what has been the involvement of women; and what was and is the Native role?

Email me at pjs1011@cam.ac.uk for further details.