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Significant occasions of human prehistory akin to the post-glacial recolonisation of Northern Europe and the unfold of agriculture during the Mediterranean came about on landscapes which are now, not less than in part, underwater. huge elements of this submerged terrain are available to divers and will be investigated archaeologically. Prehistoric underwater learn has emerged in contemporary a long time as a unique sub-discipline, constructing techniques and methodologies that may be utilized in coastal areas around the world. consequently, there's growing to be expertise of the possibility of underwater archaeology to rework our rules concerning the process prehistory. This quantity examines present perform and new advancements within the box of submerged prehistoric panorama examine. The 25 peer-reviewed contributions from major authors conceal the result of fresh examine on 3 continents andthe program of methodologies and methods for web site discovery, research and interpretation.

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