In This Issue
Adventures in Discovery
by Peter A. Young
From the President
In the Shadow of War
by Nancy C. Wilkie
Conversations: Archaeology and the Black Experience
Archaeologist Anna Agbe-Davies looks at why there are so few black archaeologists.
Letter from Mexico: Gods of Yucatán
How the Maya adapted to the religion of their Spanish conquerors
by Colleen P. Popson
Guardians of the Dead
Peru's citizens' brigades patrol a coastal landscape in an effort to curb a growing national industry--looting.
by Roger Atwood
Lifeline to Byzantium
Tracking the ancient world's longest aqueduct, which sustained Constantinople for eight centuries
by Kristin M. Romey
Fortress on the Hudson
Crumbling ruins are all that's left of the arsenal and summer home of an enterprising American arms dealer.
by Eric A. Powell
Relics of the Kamikaze
Excavations off Japan's coast are uncovering Kublai Khan's ill-fated invasion fleet.
by James P. Delgado
Heart-wrenching finds from a Nazi death camp
by Juliet Golden