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Secondary sources

Written or made by someone who was not there when the event took place

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Biased

Favours one side

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Propaganda

To promote something in the story

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Memoirs

Primary source, written account of a personal experience

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Museums

Where artefacts are stored

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Archives

Where written documents are stored

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Archaeology

Is the study of things people have left behind them

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Stratigraphy

Deeper under ground, older likely to be

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Aerial photography

Good for finding crop marks

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Geophysical surveys

Use of metal detectors to find metal objects under ground

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Trial trench

Dug to see if the area is worth excavating

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Salvage archaeology

When the archaeologist is under time pressure and has to rescue as many artefacts as possible

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Carbon dating

A method used by archaeologists to date artefacts

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Pre-history

Before written records were kept

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Primary sources

Written or made objects at the time of the event.