The Ancient Human Occupation of Britain

Written By Nick Ashton
The Ancient Human Occupation of Britain
  • Publsiher : Elsevier
  • Release : 12 November 2010
  • ISBN : 9780444535986
  • Pages : 322 pages
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Download or read book entitled The Ancient Human Occupation of Britain by author: Nick Ashton which was release on 12 November 2010 and published by Elsevier with total page 322 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. The Ancient Human Occupation of Britain Project (AHOB) funded by the Leverhulme Trust began in 2001 and brought together researchers from a range of disciplines with the aim of investigating the record of human presence in Britain from the earliest occupation until the end of the last Ice Age, about 12,000 years ago. Study of changes in climate, landscape and biota over the last million years provides the environmental backdrop to understanding human presence and absence together with the development of new technologies. This book brings together the multidisciplinary work of the project. The chapters present the results of new fieldwork and research on old sites from museum collections using an array of new analytical techniques. Features an up-to-date treatment of the record of human presence in the British Isles during the Palaeolithic period (700,000 - 10,000 years before present) Takes multidisciplinary approach that includes archaeology, geochemistry, geochronology, stratigraphy and sedimentology Coincides with the culmination of the AHOB project in 2010, providing a benchmark statement on the record of human occupation in Britain that can be utilized and tested by future research

The Ancient Human Occupation of Britain

The Ancient Human Occupation of Britain
  • Author : Nick Ashton,Simon Lewis,Chris Stringer
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2010-11-12
  • Total pages : 322
  • ISBN : 9780444535986
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Summary : The Ancient Human Occupation of Britain Project (AHOB) funded by the Leverhulme Trust began in 2001 and brought together researchers from a range of disciplines with the aim of investigating the record of human presence in Britain from the earliest occupation until the end of the last Ice Age, about 12,000 years ...

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  • Publisher : Natural History Museum
  • Release Date : 2014-02-01
  • Total pages : 150
  • ISBN : 9780444535986
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  • Publisher : Penguin UK
  • Release Date : 2007-06-28
  • Total pages : 288
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  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release Date : 1997
  • Total pages : 176
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Summary : This book is for anyone starting out to understand the prehistoric life of Britain from the first human occupation 450,000 years ago, until the Roman conquest in AD 43. James Dyer here succeeds in bringing to life a thriving picture of the people and customs of the Stone, Bronze and Iron Ages, ...

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  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1873
  • Total pages : 212
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  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2012-11-27
  • Total pages : 616
  • ISBN : 9780444535986
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Summary : The British Palaeolithic provides the first academic synthesis of the entire British Palaeolithic, from the earliest occupation (currently understood to be around 980,000 years ago) to the end of the Ice Age. Landscape and ecology form the canvas for an explicitly interpretative approach aimed at understanding the how different hominin societies ...

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  • Publisher : Oxbow Books Limited
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Total pages : 222
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Summary : This is the first volume in a series - The Making of the West Midlands - that explores the archaeology of the English West Midlands region from the Lower Palaeolithic to the Industrial Revolution. These books, based on the West Midlands Research Framework seminars held in 2002-3, aim to transform ...

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  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2007-03-29
  • Total pages : 292
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Summary : A comprehensive and fully illustrated study, by an international team of experts, of the first British examples of cave art, discovered at Creswell Crags on the Derbyshire/Nottinghamshire border in 2003. This important discovery is contextualized by comparative, up-to-date studies of European cave art, from Spain, Portugal, France, and Italy....

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  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2004
  • Total pages : 212
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  • Release Date : 2006
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  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2003
  • Total pages : 286
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  • Publisher : History PressLtd
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Total pages : 160
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