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Research Projects

Historical Archaeology Books by Charles E. Orser


Principle Investigator:
Orser, C.E.


Project Years:


  • 1988 The Material Basis of the Postbellum Tenant Plantation: Historical Archaeology in the South Carolina Piedmont. University of Georgia Press, Athens.
  • 1992 Introducao a arqueologia histirica. Translated by Pedro Paulo A. Funari. Oficina de Livros, Belo Horizonte, Brazil.
  • 1995 (senior author with Brian M. Fagan). Historical Archaeology. Harper Collins, New York.
  • 1996 (editor). Images of the Recent Past: Readings in Historical Archaeology. Altamira, Walnut Creek, California.
  • 1996 A Historical Archaeology of the Modern World. Plenum Press, New York.
  • 2000 Introduccion a la Arqueologia Histirica. Translated by Andres Zarankin. Asociaci?n Amigos del Instituto Nacional de Antropologia,Buenos Aires, Argentina.
  • 2001 (editor). Race and the Archaeology of Identity. University of Utah Press, Salt Lake City.
  • 2002 (editor). Encyclopedia of Historical Archaeology. Routledge, London.
  • 2003 Race and Practice in Archaeological Interpretation. University of Pennsylvania Press, Philadelphia.
  • 2004 (junior editor with Thomas C. Patterson). Foundations of Social Archaeology: Selected Writings of V. Gordon Childe. Altamira Press, Walnut Creek, California.
  • 2004 Historical Archaeology. Second edition. Prentice-Hall, Upper Saddle River, New Jersey.
  • 2005 (second editor with Pedro P. A. Funari and Solange Nunes de Oliveira Schiavetto). Identidades, Discurso e Poder: Estudos da arqueologia contemporaanea. FAPESP, Sao Paulo, Brazil.
  • 2006 (editor) Unearthing Hidden Ireland: Historical Archaeology in County Roscommon. Wordwell Press, Bray, Ireland.
  • 2007 The Archaeology of Race and Racialization in Historic America. University Press of Florida, Gainesville.

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