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Recent Investigations into the Later Acheulean of Makapansgat Region, Northern Province, South Africa

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This collection of papers on the analysis and interpretation of lithic assemblages steers away from traditional typologies to present new ideas and approaches to studying assemblages from various periods and parts of the world, although inevitably with a European and Palaeolithic bent.
The sixteen papers include interpretations of variability in assemblages, discussions of technology, procurement and mobility, as well as the analysis of aspects such as refitting, recycling, use-wear and dating. Case studies are taken from South Africa, Lebanon, Poland, Turkey, Britain, the Netherlands, North America and Egypt. The papers were originally given at a conference held at the Institute of Archaeology in London in 1998

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McNabb, John, Sinclair, Anthony and Quinney, Patrick (2003) Recent Investigations into the Later Acheulean of Makapansgat Region, Northern Province, South Africa In, Moloney, Norah and Shott, Michael J. (eds.) Lithic Analysis at the Millennium. London, UK, Institute of Archaeology, UCL pp. 1-16.

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Published date: 2003

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Local EPrints ID: 28793
URI: http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/id/eprint/28793
ISBN: 0905853393
PURE UUID: e7d0964f-ab53-45fa-948c-0520668c5e14

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Date deposited: 10 May 2006
Last modified: 17 Jul 2017 16:00

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Author: John McNabb
Author: Anthony Sinclair
Author: Patrick Quinney
Editor: Norah Moloney
Editor: Michael J. Shott

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