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Archaeology of African plant use / editors, Chris J. Stevens, Sam Nixon, Mary-Anne Murray, Dorian Q. Fuller.

Publication:
Walnut Creek, California : Left Coast Press, Inc., [2013]
Series:
Publications of the Institute of Archaeology, University College London ; 61.
Publications of the Institute of Archaeology, University College London ; 61
Format/Description:
Book
293 pages : illustrations, maps ; 29 cm
Subjects:
Plant remains (Archaeology) -- Africa.
Agriculture, Prehistoric -- Africa.
Antiquities, Prehistoric -- Africa.
Excavations (Archaeology) -- Africa.
Africa -- Antiquities.
Contents:
African archaeobotany expanding : an editorial / Dorian Q. Fuller, Sam Nixon, Chris J. Stevens and Mary Anne Murray
Primate archaeobotany : the potential for revealing nonhuman primate plant-use in the African archaeological record / Michael Haslam
Dietary diversity : our species-specific dietary adaptation / Gordon Hillman and Michèle Wollstonecroft
Seeds at Sibudu : a glimpse of Middle Stone Age vegetation at Sibudu Cave, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa / Christine Sievers
Understanding late and terminal Pleistocene vegetation change in the Western Cape, South Africa : the wood charcoal evidence from Elands Bay Cave / Caroline Cartwright, John Parkington, and Richard Cowling
Early millet farmers in the Lower Tilemsi Valley, northeastern Mali / Katie Manning and Dorian Q. Fuller
Holocene vegetation change and land use at Ounjougou, Mali / Barbara Eichhorn and Katharina Neumann
Early agro-pastoralism in the Middle Senegal Valley: the botanical remains from Walaldé / Shawn Sabrina Murray and Alioune Déme
Humans and the mangrove in southern Nigeria / Emuobosa Akpo Orijemie and M. Adebisi Sowunmi
Plant and land use in southern Cameroon 400 B.C.E.-400 C.E. / Stefanie Kahlheber, Alexa Höhn and Katharina Neumann
Wild trees in the subsistence economy of early Bantu speech communities : a historical-linguistic approach / Koen Bostoen
Archaeobotany of two Middle Kingdom cult chambers at northwest Saqqara, Egypt / Ahmed Gamal-El-Din Fahmy, Nozomu Kawai, and Sakuji Yoshimura
Botanical insights into the life of an ancient Egyptian village : excavation results from Amarna / Chris J. Stevens and Alan J. Clapham
Agricultural innovation and state collapse in Meroitic Nubia : the impact of the savannah package / Dorian Q. Fuller
Islands of agriculture on Victoria Nyanza / Andrew Reid and Ceri Ashley
Archaeobotanical investigations of the Iron Age Lundu State, Malawi / Ingrid Heijen
Prehistoric plant use on La Palma Island (Canary Islands, Spain) : an example of the disappearance of agriculture in an isolated environment / Jacob Morales, Amelia Rodríguez and Águedo Marrero
Patterns in the archaeobotany of Africa : developing a database for North Africa, the Sahara and the Sahel / Ruth Pelling
The archaeobotany of farming communities in South Africa : a review / Alexander Antonites and Annie Raath Antonites
Linguistic evidence and the origins of food production in Africa : where are we now? / Christopher Ehret
African agricultural tools : implications of synchronic ethnography for agrarian history / Roger Blench
Leaving a lasting impression : arable economies and cereal impressions in Africa and Europe / Meriel McClatchie and Dorian Q. Fuller
The use of plants in iron production : insights from smelting remains from Buganda / Louise Iles.
Notes:
Date of publication, Dec. 2013. (Publisher's website)
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the George Clapp Vaillant Book Fund.
Contributor:
Stevens, Chris J., editor of compilation.
Nixon, Sam, 1977- editor of compilation.
Murray, Mary-Anne, editor of compilation.
Fuller, Dorian Q., editor of compilation.
George Clapp Vaillant Book Fund.
Contains:
Fuller, Dorian Q. African archaeobotany expanding.
ISBN:
1611329744
9781611329742 (hardback : alk. paper)
9781611329766 (institutional ebook)
1611329760 (institutional ebook)
9781611327564 (consumer ebook)
1611327563 (consumer ebook)
OCLC:
847246528
Publisher Number:
99957529032
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