Ancient astronauts? Atlantis? Psychic archaeology? Pharaoh's curses? Committed to the scientific investigation of human antiquity, this indispensable supplementary text uses interesting archaeological hoaxes, myths, and mysteries to show how we can truly know things about the past through science. Examples of fantastic findings support the carefully, logically, and entertainingly described flaws in the purported evidence.Feder, Kenneth L. is the author of 'Frauds, Myths, and Mysteries: Science and Pseudoscience in Archaeology', published 2007 under ISBN 9780073405292 and ISBN 0073405299.