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Clark, J. Desmond (John Desmond) 1916-2002

Overview
Works: 361 works in 754 publications in 7 languages and 7,842 library holdings
Genres: History  Maps  Conference proceedings 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Honoree, Dedicatee, jt , Interviewee, Publishing director, Other, ed, Contributor
Classifications: DT20, 960
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Most widely held works by J. Desmond Clark
The prehistory of Africa by J. Desmond Clark( Book )

31 editions published between 1970 and 1996 in 5 languages and held by 1,393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Background to evolution in Africa by Walter W Bishop( Book )

29 editions published between 1967 and 1976 in 3 languages and held by 872 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Systematic investigation of the African later tertiary and quaternary: proceedings of the symposium held at Burg Wartenstein, Austria, July-August, 1965, under the auspices of the Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research, New York."
Atlas of African prehistory by J. Desmond Clark( )

21 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From hunters to farmers : the causes and consequences of food production in Africa( Book )

13 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kalambo Falls prehistoric site by J. Desmond Clark( Book )

22 editions published between 1969 and 2001 in English and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The prehistory of Southern Africa by J. Desmond Clark( Book )

18 editions published in 1959 in English and French and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The prehistoric cultures of the Horn of Africa; an analysis of the stone age cultural and climatic succession in the Somalilands and eastern parts of Abyssinia by J. Desmond Clark( Book )

21 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The stone age cultures of Northern Rhodesia, with particular reference to the cultural and climatic succession in the Upper Zambezi Valley and its tributaries by J. Desmond Clark( Book )

17 editions published between 1950 and 1970 in English and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Cambridge history of Africa by J. Desmond Clark( Book )

29 editions published between 1882 and 1989 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vol. 6 covers the period 1870-1905, when the European powers (Britain, France, Germany, Portugal and Italy) divided the continent into colonial territories and vied with each other for control over vast tracts of land and valuable mineral resources. Vol. 7 surveys the period between 1905, when most of Africa had been subjected to European rule and the 1940s, when the colonial regimes faced widespread and mounting opposition
Recent studies in paleoanthropology by J. Desmond Clark( Book )

8 editions published between 1965 and 1966 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Third Pan-African Congress on Prehistory, Livingstone, 1955 by Pan-African Congress on Prehistory and Quaternary Studies( Book )

4 editions published in 1957 in English and Undetermined and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pan-African Congress on Prehistory : [proceedings] by Pan-African Congress on Prehistory( )

in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The geology, archaeology, and fossil mammals of the Cornelia Beds, O.F.S. by Karl W Butzer( Book )

9 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cultural beginnings : approaches to understanding early hominid life-ways in the African savanna by International Union of Prehistoric and Protohistoric Sciences( Book )

6 editions published in 1991 in English and German and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Victoria Falls : a handbook to the Victoria Falls, the Batoka Gorge, and part of the Upper Zambesi River by J. Desmond Clark( Book )

5 editions published in 1952 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tools and ourselves : an African legacy by J. Desmond Clark( Book )

3 editions published between 1979 and 1981 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The distribution of prehistoric culture in Angola by J. Desmond Clark( Book )

6 editions published in 1966 in 3 languages and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Prehistoric cultures of northeast Angola and their significance in tropical Africa" by J. Desmond Clark( Book )

12 editions published in 1963 in English and Portuguese and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les plus anciennes industries en Afrique = The earlier industries of Africa : colloque V : Nice, lundi 13 septembre [1976] by J. Desmond Clark( Book )

13 editions published in 1976 in 4 languages and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Cambridge history of Africa by J. Desmond Clark( Book )

8 editions published between 1981 and 2008 in English and German and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Volume 1 of 'The Cambridge History of Africa' provides a survey of African pre-history from the time of the first hominids in the Plio-Pleistone up to the spread of iron technology after c.500 B.C. It therefore sets the stage for the history of the continent contained in the subsequent volumes
 
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Alternative Names
Clark, Desmond

Clark, J. D. 1916-

Clark, J. D. 1916-2002

Clark, J. D. (John Desmond), 1916-

Clark, J. D. (John Desmond), 1916-2002

Clark, J. Desmond

Clark, J. Desmond 1916-

Clark J. Desmond 1916-2002

Clark, J. Desmond (John Desmond), 1916-

Clark, John D. 1916-2002

Clark, John Desmond

Clark, John Desmond 1916-

Clark, John Desmond 1916-2002

Desmond Clark, J. 1916-2002

Desmond Clark, John 1916-

Desmond Clark, John 1916-2002

John Desmond Clark

John Desmond Clark britischer Paläoanthropologe

Klark, Dž. D.

Klark, Dž. D. 1916-2002

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