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Axe age : Acheulian tool-making from quarry to discard

Author: N Goren-Inbar; Gonen Sharon
Publisher: London ; Oakville, CT : Equinox, 2006.
Series: Approaches to anthropological archaeology.
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Dedicated to the Acheulian, a unique cultural phenomenon with the longest duration and the widest distribution in the history of humanity. This volume, of interest to both scholars and students,  Read more...

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Axe age.
London ; Oakville, CT : Equinox, 2006
(OCoLC)608374301
Online version:
Axe age.
London ; Oakville, CT : Equinox, 2006
(OCoLC)608816756
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: N Goren-Inbar; Gonen Sharon
ISBN: 1845531388 9781845531386
OCLC Number: 68624081
Description: xxix, 514 pages : illustrations, maps ; 26 cm.
Contents: Middle Pleistocene landscape of extraction: quarry and workshop complexes in northern Israel / Ran Barkai, Avi Gopher and Philip C. LaPorta --
The Acheulian quarry at Isampur, Lower Deccan, India / K. Paddayya, Richa Jhaldiyal and Michael D. Petraglia --
Acheulian quarries at hornfels outcrops in the Upper Karoo region of South Africa / C. Garth Sampson --
Invisible handaxes and visible Acheulian biface technology at Gesher Benot Ya'aqov, Israel / Naama Goren-Inbar and Gonen Sharon --
Bifaces from the Acheulian and Yabrudian layers of Tabun Cave, Israel / Izak Gisis and Avraham Ronen --
Preliminary observations on the Acheulian assemblages from Attirampakkam, Tamil Nadu / Shanti Pappu and Kumar Akhilesh --
Victoria West: a highly standardized prepared core technology / Gonen Sharon and Peter Beaumont --
The elements of design form in Acheulian bifaces: modes, modalities, rules and language / John A.J. Gowlett --
The handaxes of Revedim Quarry: typo-technological considerations and aspects of intra-site variability / Ofer Marder, Ianir Milevski and Zinovi Matskevich --
Acheulo-Yabrudian handaxes from Misliya Cave, Mount Carmel, Israel / Yossi Zaidner, Dotan Druck and Mina Weinstein-Evron. What typology can tell us about Acheulian handaxe production / Shannon P. McPherron --
Bifacially backed knives (Keilmesser) in the Central European Middle Palaeolithic / Olaf Jöris --
Some thoughts about Acheulian cleavers / Derek A. Roe --
Cleavers in the Levantine Late Acheulian: the case of Tabun Cave / Zinovi Matskevich --
Cleavers and handaxes with transverse cutting edge in the Acheulian of the Caucasus / Vasily P. Lyubin and Elena V. Belyaeva --
Axeing cleavers: reflections on broad-tipped large cutting tools in the British earlier Paleolithic / Mark J. White --
The Indian Acheulian in global perspective / Michael D. Petraglia --
Acheulian handaxes from the Upper Siwalik in Nepal / Gudrun Corvinus --
The Acheulian of Western Europe / Manuel Santonja and Paola Villa --
The known and the unknown about the Acheulian / Ofer Bar-Yosef.
Series Title: Approaches to anthropological archaeology.
Responsibility: edited by Naama Goren-Inbar and Gonen Sharon.
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