David and Maggie (editors) would like to welcome you to the latest edition of Past Horizons Online
Journal of volunteer archaeology and training
Past Horizons Magazine – Issue 9 – August
Back as a quarterly journal, and packed with amazing articles and ideas for volunteering in archaeology around the world.
The magazine is now available here:
with new cutting edge flip page technology and embedded videos, as well as live links taking you straight to websites with more information. (you will need a fairly up to date computer)
If you can’t use this for whatever reason, we have also uploaded a simpler PDF version here:
You can now explore the world of Past Horizons on google earth – just use this kmz file (you must have google earth installed)
Now see what you are missing.
Rocky adventures in Croatia and Scotland.
News stories from around the world.
Fresco Hunting in Western Bulgaria
Since 2008 Balkan Heritage has been cataloguing beautiful Orthodox frescoes found in the crumbling remains of mediaeval churches and monasteries in western Bulgaria. With the help of volunteers they aim to bring these frescoes to the attention of the world.
The eMakhosini valley in KwaZulu Natal, South Africa, is known as the Valley of the Zulu Kings. Here, two local legends are being explored concerning the Ngobese Zulu and the Siblikeni Homestead of King Senzangakhona.
A group of like-minded Brislington residents in the UK get together to form their own archaeology project.
The Looting of Ratiaria
The tragedy of the wholesale looting of an ancient Roman city in north western Bulgaria.
Time Team America
A look at the five-part series of the brand new Time Team America.
A selection of archaeological volunteer digs and field schools for 2009/2010.
Culinary escapades from Annie
David Connolly discusses the benefits of viewing the familiar with a fresh pair of eyes.
Indiana Jones and the world of advertising.