Violence in the Bogs

Archeological Institute of America

This website from the Archeological Institute of America features images and descriptions of human bodies that have been preserved in bogs in Europe. For each case, there is an archeological interpretation of the person accompanied by a photographs that show preservation of soft tissue in acidic environments.

Subject: Geoscience:Paleontology
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work, Audio/Visual:Images/Illustrations
Theme: Teach the Earth:Course Topics:PaleontologyKeyword: taphonomy