Title World Archaeology Volume 22 No.3 February 1991: Archaeology & Arid Environments
Book Condition Fair
Publisher Routledge 1991
Seller ID 15030303-33
Some shelfwear to cover, spine faded, bottom of front cover marked, small bump to bottom edge, internally generally in very good condition. Contents include: Cultural impacts of severe droughts in the prehistoric Andes, application of a 1,500-year-old ice core precipitation record; Aridity, activity, and volcanic ash agriculture, a study of short-term prehistoric cultural-ecological dynamics; Temperatures in Predynastic Egypt inferred from the remains of the Nile perch; Llamas, herders and the exploitation of raw materials in the Atacama desert; Evidence of prehistoric diet from northern Chile, coprolites, gut contents and flotation samples from the Tulán Quebrada; Change in the Australian desert culture, a reanalysis of tulas from Puntutjarpa rockshelter; Arid landscapes and environmental transformations in ancient southwestern Ecuador.
ARCHAEOLOGY, DROUGHT, ARIDITY, ANDES, AGRICULTURE, PREDYNASTIC EGYPT, ATACAMA DESERT, CHILE, COPROLITES, TULAN QUEBRADA, AUSTRALIA, PUNTUTJARPA, ECUADOR