In the Wake of a Woman: The Pioneering of North-Eastern Scania, Sweden, 10,000-5000 BC - The Arup Settlements

In the Wake of a Woman: The Pioneering of North-Eastern Scania, Sweden, 10,000-5000 BC - The Arup Settlements

By: Per Karsten (author)Hardback

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Description

Flint material and settlement remains from the Late Palaeolithic Ahrensburg culture, as well as the Early and Middle Mesolithic from a newly excavated site is presented and interpreted in detail. The well preserved remains give new insights into everyday life and rituals. The Arup site is rapidly becoming a classic site of Scandinavian archaeology.

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About Author

Per Karsten was formerly an archaeologist at Riksantikvarieombetet (National Heritage Board, Archaeological Excavations Dept.), and is now Museum Director at Lund University Historical Museum.

Contents

Preface (Per Karsten); Prologue (Conleth Hanlon & Bjorn Nilsson); Pat Vegetation, Topography, and Shore Displacement (per Lageras, Sofia Yassin & Nils-Olof Svensson); Life and Work During 5,000 Years (Bjorn Nilsson & Conleth Hanlon); The Arrows from Lilla Loshult (Bjorn Nilsson & Conleth Hanlon); The Ever-Changing Barum Grave (Conleth Hanlon & Bjorn Nilsson); A Slotted Bone Dagger from Kongemose? (Per Karsten); Epilogue (Bjorn Nilsson, Conleth Hanlon & Per Lageras); References.

Product Details

  • publication date: 20/12/2006
  • ISBN13: 9789172094123
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 200
  • ID: 9789172094123
  • weight: 794
  • ISBN10: 9172094125

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