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Dolní Věstonice--Pavlov : explaining Paleolithic settlements in central Europe / Jiří A. Svoboda ; English translation by Suzanne Dibble.

Author/Creator:
Svoboda, Jiří, 1953- author.
Publication:
College Station : Texas A&M University Press, [2020]
Format/Description:
Book
324 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), maps (chiefly color) ; 29 cm.
Edition:
First edition.
Series:
Peopling of the Americas publication
Peopling of the Americas publications
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Standardized Title:
Dolní Věstonice--Pavlov. English
Subjects:
Paleolithic period -- Czech Republic -- Dolní Věstonice Site.
Human remains (Archaeology) -- Czech Republic -- Dolní Věstonice Site.
Hunting and gathering societies -- Czech Republic -- Dolní Věstonice Site.
Excavations (Archaeology) -- Czech Republic -- Dolní Věstonice Site.
Dolní Věstonice Site (Czech Republic).
Pavlov Hills (Czech Republic) -- Antiquities.
Antiquities.
Excavations (Archaeology).
Human remains (Archaeology).
Hunting and gathering societies.
Paleolithic period.
Czech Republic -- Dolní Věstonice Site.
Czech Republic -- Pavlov Hills.
Summary:
"Richly illustrated throughout, including beautiful color renderings of scenes from Paleolithic life suggested by Svoboda's research, this first English translation of Dolní Věstonice-Pavlov: Explaining Paleolithic Settlements in Central Europe is sure to provide not only vital information for scholars, researchers, and students but also insightful and thought-provoking background for interested general readers"-- Provided by publisher.
Contents:
Machine generated contents note: 1. The Expansion of Homo sapiens: The Paleoanthropological Context
2. The Discovery of Dolni Vestonice: Research History
3. A Calendar of the Ages: Chronology
4. The Face of the Landscape: Paleoecology
5. Hunters in the Landscape: Settlement Archeology
6. Everyday Life: Paleoethnology
7. Take but Do Not Exhaust: Subsistence
8. Materials and Artifacts: Technology
9. Before the Neolithic: Technological Innovation
10. The Domestication of Features: Rituals and Symbols
11. And Then Comes Death: Anthropology and Genetics
12. Collapse, Survival, and Regeneration.
Notes:
Translated from the Czech.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Dibble, Suzanne, translator.
ISBN:
9781623498115
1623498112
9781623498122
OCLC:
1133661451