Landscape and People of the Franchthi Region: Fascicle 2, Excavations at Franchthi Cave, Greece (Excavations at Franchthi Cave, Greece)

Landscape and People of the Franchthi Region: Fascicle 2, Excavations at Franchthi Cave, Greece (Excavations at Franchthi Cave, Greece)

By: T.V. Anfel (author), S.B. Sutton (author), Julie Hansen (author)Paperback

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With the long-awaited publication of these three volumes we have the first thorough documentation of one of the most important prehistoric sites in the Mediterranean, that of Franchthi Cave in the Argolid Peninsula of Greece." -American Anthropologist ... the archaeological and paleoenvironmental data from Franchthi Cave are unique in providing a site-specific record of the cultural responses to great environmental changes." -Quarterly Research This volume describes the evolution of the landscape around Franchthi Cave over 25,000 years, its impact on prehistoric inhabitants, and theirs on it.

Contents

Foreword (T.W. Jacobsen) Preface (Tjeerd H. van Andel) Part I. The Landscape (Tjeerd H. van Andel) Chapter One The Modern Landscape Chapter Two Soils and Alluvium/ Chapter Three The Adjacent Sea Chapter Four Evolution of the Franchthi Landscape (Tj. H. Van Andel and J.M. Hansen) Part II. The People ( Susan B. Sutton) Chapter Five The Franchthi Region in Modern Times Notes References Cited Plates

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780253319753
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 122
  • ID: 9780253319753
  • weight: 367
  • ISBN10: 0253319757

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