Finding Time for the Old Stone Age

Finding Time for the Old Stone Age

A History of Palaeolithic Archaeology and Quaternary Geology in Britain, 1860-1960

eBook - 2007
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David Brown Book Co
This study looks at the fascinating attempts from the Victorian era to the middle of the 20th century to reconstruct Britain's prehistoric past, to provide a chronology for stone tools and to relate these finds to geological sequences.
This study looks at the fascinating attempts from the Victorian era to the middle of the 20th century to reconstruct Britain's prehistoric past, to provide a chronology for stone tools and to relate these finds to geological sequences. The debates around this subject were often amazingly fiery and although a serious scholarly study this book is also great fun, with a host of colourful characters.

Oxford University Press
This study looks at the fascinating attempts from the Victorian era to the middle of the 20th century to reconstruct Britain's prehistoric past, to provide a chronology for stone tools and to relate these finds to geological sequences. The debates around this subject were often amazingly fiery and although a serious scholarly study this book is also great fun, with a host of colourful characters.

Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2007
ISBN: 9781281149411
1281149411
9780191526947
9781435606951
1435606957
0191526940
9780199215478
0199215472
Characteristics: data file,rda
1 online resource (xxxix, 423 pages) : illustrations, map

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