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   "Principles of Archaeological Stratigraphy" by Dr. Edward C. Harris
40 figs. 1 pl. 136 pp. London & New York: Academic Press. Second edition 1989.

Size: 38.4 MB (We know the file is rather ample, but so is the quality!)
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Filetype: PDF (You'll need the Adobe Acrobat Reader to be able to read the book)
   "Principios de Estratigrafía Arqueológica" by Dr. Edward C. Harris
Barcelona: Crítica. 1991 (translated by Isabel García Trócoli).

Isabel García Trócoli translated Principles of Archaeological Stratigraphy for the Spanish edition and holds the copyright to that edition, but has kindly agreed to allow for the free downloading of the book on Harrismatrix.com.

Size: 5.6 MB
Filetype: PDF (You'll need the Adobe Acrobat Reader to be able to read the book)
   "A régészeti rétegtan alapelvei" by Dr. Edward C. Harris
Budapest. Második kiadás 2010 (translated by Katalin Szilágyi).

Katalin Szilágyi translated Principles of Archaeological Stratigraphy for the Hungarian edition and holds the copyright to that edition, but has kindly agreed to allow for the free downloading of the book on Harrismatrix.com.
The edition was designed by Rozália Siklósi.

Size: 12.6 MB
Filetype: PDF (You'll need the Adobe Acrobat Reader to be able to read the book)
   "Grundlagen der archäologischen Stratigraphie" by Dr. Edward C. Harris
2011 (translated by Katja Kliemann and Geoffrey Carver).

Katja Kliemann and Geoffrey Carver translated Principles of Archaeological Stratigraphy for the German edition and hold the copyright to that edition, but have kindly agreed to allow for the free downloading of the book on Harrismatrix.com.

Size: 23.0 MB
Filetype: PDF (You'll need the Adobe Acrobat Reader to be able to read the book)
   "Načela arheološke stratigrafije" by Dr. Edward C. Harris
1989 (translated by Peter Turk and Predrag Novaković).

This Edition was made available for free downloading through the courtesy of the Slovene Archaeological Society (Slovensko arheološko društvo) and translators, dr. Peter Turk, National Museum of Slovenia and dr. Predrag Novaković, University of Ljubljana. The book was scanned courtesy of Dr. Douglas S.J. De Couto of MIT and Bermuda.

Size: 23.0 MB
Filetype: PDF (You'll need the Adobe Acrobat Reader to be able to read the book)
   "Zasady Stratygrafii Archeologicznej" by Dr. Edward C. Harris
1989 (translated by Zbigniew Kobyliński).

Zbigniew Kobyliński translated Principles of Archaeological Stratigraphy for the Polish edition and holds the copyright to that edition, but have kindly agreed to allow for the free downloading of the book on Harrismatrix.com.

Size: 8.2 MB
Filetype: PDF (You'll need the Adobe Acrobat Reader to be able to read the book)
   "Practices of Archaeological Stratigraphy" edited by Edward C. Harris, Marley R. Brown III and Gregory J. Brown
London & New York: Academic Press. 1993.

With thanks to all the authors!

Size: 8.4 MB
Filetype: PDF (You'll need the Adobe Acrobat Reader to be able to read the book)
The Spanish edition of Principles and the English edition of Practices were kindly scanned by
Douglas De Couto, PhD (MIT), of Bermuda.