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Title Smakkerup Huse : a late Mesolithic coastal site in northwest Zealand, Denmark / edited by T. Douglas Price and Ann Birgitte Gebauer
Published [Aarhus, Denmark] : Aarhus University Press, ©2005


Description 1 online resource (288 pages) : illustrations (some color), maps (some color)
Contents Front Matter; Foreword. Footprints of the Past in Today's foreword Landscape; Table of Contents; Resumé; Preface; Chapter 1. Smakkerup Huse and The Late Mesolithic of Southern Scandinavia; Chapter 2. The Area, the Site and the Excavations; Chapter 3. The Finds: Stone, Amber, and Ceramic; Chapter 4. The Finds: Wood and Other Plant Remains; Chapter 5. The Finds: Mammal, Bird, and Amphibian Bones; Chapter 6. The Finds: Fish Bones and Shell; Chapter 7. The Finds: Bone, Tooth, and Antler Artifacts; Chapter 8. Radiocarbon Dating; Chapter 9. Comparable Mesolithic Sites in Southern Scandinavia
Chapter 10. Interpretations and Conclusions: Lessons from Smakkerup HuseEnglish Summary; Dansk Resumé; References; Appendices; List of Illustrations; List of Tables; List of Appendices; Index
Summary Traditionally, the Mesolithic was regarded as a time of cultural regression in northern Europe but new evidence in the last 30 years has led archaeologists to think of the early postglacial foragers that lived in the Mesolithic as complex, sedentary coastal dwellers who lived in an era of innovation, interaction, and successful adaptation to a rapidly changing environment
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 169-183) and index
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Subject Mesolithic period -- Denmark -- Sjælland
Excavations (Archaeology) -- Denmark -- Sjælland
Coastal archaeology -- Denmark -- Sjælland
HISTORY -- Ancient -- General.
Coastal archaeology
Excavations (Archaeology)
Mesolithic period
Smakkerup Huse Site (Denmark)
Sjælland (Denmark) -- Antiquities
Denmark -- Sjælland
Denmark -- Smakkerup Huse Site
Seeland Niederlande
Form Electronic book
Author Price, T. Douglas (Theron Douglas)
Gebauer, Anne Birgitte, 1951-
ISBN 9788779348912