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The desert Fayum reinvestigated : the early to mid-Holocene landscape archaeology of the Fayum north shore, Egypt

Author: Simon Holdaway; Willeke Wendrich
Publisher: Los Angeles : UCLA Cotsen Institute of Archaeology Press, [2017]
Series: Monumenta archaeologica (Los Angeles, Calif.), v. 39.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The Neolithic in Egypt is thought to have arrived via diffusion from an origin in southwest Asia. Here we suggest an alternative approach to understanding the development of food production in Egypt based on the results of new fieldwork in the Fayum, with the results of a detailed study of the Fayum archaeological landscape using an expanded version of low-level food production to organize observations concerning  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Simon Holdaway; Willeke Wendrich
ISBN: 9781938770098 1938770099
OCLC Number: 973481473
Description: xvii, 262 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps ; 29 cm.
Contents: Landscape archaeology of the desert Fayum / Willeke Wendrich and Simon J. Holdaway --
The Fayum in the context of northeast Africa / Rebecca Phillipps, Simon J. Holdaway, and Willeke Wendrich --
Approaches to paleoenvironment and landscape use / Rebecca Phillipps, Simon J. Holdaway, Rebecca Ramsay, Willeke Wendrich, and Joshua J. Emmitt --
The L Basin archaeological record / Simon J. Holdaway, Rebecca Phillipps, Annelies Koopman, Veerle Linseele, and Willeke Wendrich --
The K Basin archaeological record / Willeke Wendrich, Simon J. Holdaway, Rebecca Phillipps, and Joshua J. Emmitt --
Kom K / Willeke Wendrich, Rebecca Phillipps, Simon J. Holdaway, Veerle Linseele, Joshua J. Emmitt, and John M. Marston --
The desert Fayum reinvestigated : the evidence considered / Simon J. Holdaway, Willeke Wendrich, and Rebecca Phillipps --
The desert Fayum reinvestigated : the Fayum in context / Simon J. Holdaway, Rebecca Phillipps, and Willeke Wendrich.
Series Title: Monumenta archaeologica (Los Angeles, Calif.), v. 39.
Responsibility: edited by Simon J. Holdaway and Willeke Wendrich.

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The Neolithic is thought to have arrived in Egypt via diffusion from an origin in southwest Asia, relatively late compared to neighbouring locations. The authors of this vvolume suggest an  Read more...

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