The Tale Of The Axe

Author: David Miles
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780500051863
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The Tale of the Axe explores the New Stone Age—named for the new types of stone tools that appeared at that time, specifically the ground stone axe—taking Britain as its focus.

The Birth Of Neolithic Britain

Author: Julian Thomas
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199681961
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Using a synthesis of this material, Thomas offers a coherent argument to explain the process of transition between the Mesolithic-Neolithic periods.

The Neolithic Of Britain And Ireland

Author: Vicki Cummings
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 1317514270
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This is presented chronologically, with separate chapters on the early Neolithic, middle Neolithic, late Neolithic and early Beaker periods. Finally it considers future research priorities for the study of the Neolithic.

Woodland In The Neolithic Of Northern Europe

Author: Gordon Noble
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1107159830
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A detailed consideration of the ways in which human-environment relations altered with the beginnings of agriculture in the Neolithic of northern Europe.

The First Signs

Author: Genevieve von Petzinger
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 147678549X
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"Archaeologist Genevieve von Petzinger looks past the horses, bison, ibex, and faceless humans in the ancient paintings and instead focuses on the abstract geometric images that accompany them.

The Neolithic Of Mainland Scotland

Author: Kenneth Brophy
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ISBN: 9780748685738
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Each contribution to this volume presents fresh research and radical new interpretations of the pits, postholes, ditches, rubbish dumps, human remains and broken potsherds left behind by our Neolithic forebears.

The Development Of Neolithic House Societies In Orkney

Author: Colin Richards
Publisher: Windgather Press
ISBN: 1909686921
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Drawing on the results of an extensive program of fieldwork in the Bay of Firth, Mainland Orkney, the text explores the idea that the physical appearance of the house is a potent resource for materializing the dichotomous alliance and ...

Flintknapping

Author: John C. Whittaker
Publisher: University of Texas Press
ISBN: 0292792557
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In this new guide, John C. Whittaker offers the most detailed handbook on flintknapping currently available and the only one written from the archaeological perspective of interpreting stone tools as well as making them.

Plants In Neolithic Britain And Beyond

Author: Andrew S. Fairbairn
Publisher: Oxbow Books
ISBN: 1785703706
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Plant-centred issues are fundamental in the definitions and explanations of the Neolithic as a phenomenon.The meeting of the Neolithic Studies Group from which this volume developed aimed to provide a forum for the wide range of approaches ...