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Поволжская археология

Mari Archaeological Expedition: People and Destinies

Kuzminykh S.V. (Moscow, Russian Federation)

page 327–338

UDC 902+930.2


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Dedicated to the 60th Anniversary of the Mari Archaeological Expedition, the article elucidates some key facts related to its history and scientific endeavors of its team archaeologists. The author introduces its leaders A.Kh. Khalikov, G.A. Arkhipov, V.V. Nikitin, as well as many other archaeologists and defines the role of the MAE in training of the regional archaeologists. Massive archaeological sources of all ages uncovered by the expedition set numerous questions to the researchers. The work on these questions involved large circles of specialists and PhD and graduate students from different cities. Today, it is important to ensure that the MAE history be documented and take its deserved place in the history of the national archaeology.


archaeologyVolga-Kama regionMari El RepublicMari archaeological expeditionregional archaeologyhistory of archaeology

About the author(s)

Kuzminykh Sergei V., Candidate of Historical Sciences. Institute of Archaeology of the Russian Academy of Sciences. Dmitry Ulyanov St., 19, Moscow, 117036, Russian Federation;