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Adrar Bous

Adrar Bous

archaeology of a central Saharan granitic ring complex in Niger

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Published by Royal Museum for Central Africa in Tervuren, Belgium .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Archaeology -- Niger,
  • Excavations (Archaeology) -- Niger,
  • Adrar Bous Site (Niger)

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementJ. Desmond Clark ... [et al.] ; Diane Gifford-Gonzalez, general editor.
    SeriesStudies in human sciences -- vol. 170, Studies in human sciences -- v.170
    ContributionsClark, J. Desmond 1916-, Gifford, D. P., Musée royal de l"Afrique centrale.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDT352.3 .A37 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination403 p. :
    Number of Pages403
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23176864M
    ISBN 109074752438
    ISBN 109789074752435
    LC Control Number2009381955

    J. Desmond Clark, one of the early pioneers of systematic archaeological fieldwork in Africa, was a world authority on African prehistory and a preeminent figure in paleoanthropology during his incredible year career. Latamne in Syria, Adrar Bous in Niger, Gadeb and the Middle Awash in Ethiopia, the Middle Son Valley in India, and the.   A promising find comes from a small stone tumulus excavated in , from the Adrar Bous Site AB S1, which contained the burnt remains of a Bos right forequarter. A second tumulus was also excavated by Paris (), in , with charred cattle bones and dated to ca. – BC.

    We also have archaeological sites like Adrar Bous, Ti-n-hanakaten, Gobero which show evidence of human habitation in the central Sahara f, years ago. There is also the site at Nabta Playa in the Egyptian desert which demonstrates megalithic architecture some . This page was last edited on 21 February , at Files are available under licenses specified on their description page. All structured data from the file and property namespaces is available under the Creative Commons CC0 License; all unstructured text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply.

    The Saharan lakes at Adrar Bous, Chad, and Tibesti were at a high level (A. B. Smith ; Courtin ; Servant and Servant-Vildarv ; Pachur ; Jäkel ). In the eastern Sahara, at the beginning of this period, vegetation zones were km north of their present positions (Neumann ), while in the. Book review J. Desmond Clark, Elizabeth J. Agrilla, Diana C. Crader, Alison Galloway, Elena A.A. Garcea, Diane Gifford-Gonzalez (general editor) David N. Hall, Andrew B. Smith & Martin A.J. Williams. Adrar Bous: archaeology of a Central Saharan granitic ring complex in Niger (Studies in Human Sciences ). pages, illustrations,


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But further on, beyond the northern outliers of Erg Capot Rey, even the tracks and wind-aligned ripples disappeared until it was hard to tell we were moving at all apart. Adrar Bous: Archaeology of a Central Saharan Granitic Ring Complex in Niger. John Desmond Clark. Royal Museum for Central Africa, - Adrar Bous Site (Niger).

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On our first morning at Adrar Bous we spot a horn core of what proves to be a complete Neolithic domestic cow that died in a small swamp some five thousand years ago. We locate and excavate Early, Middle and Late Stone Ages sites together with abundant Neolithic remains, and map the shorelines of two early Holocene : Martin Williams.

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– by: In this book, the author describes in simple, non-technical terms the adventures he has experienced during his work as an earth scientist in some of the remote parts of the arid and semi-arid world. His aim in writing this concise account of some of the work he has been involved in over the past.Book Review.

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