Europe's First Farmers
T. Douglas Price
Cambridge University Press, Sep 14, 2000 - History - 395 pages
A collection of essays, based on a symposium held at the SAA meeting at Minneapolis in 1995, discussing evidence for the transition from hunter-gathering to farming across Europe. Contents: Europe's first farmers (T Douglas Price); Southeastern Europe and the transition to agriculture in Europe (Ruth Tringham); Transition to agriculture in eastern Europe (Marek Zvelebil & Malcolm Lillie); Cardial pottery and the agricultural transition in Mediterranean Europe (William K Barnett); Mesolithic and Neolithic transition in southern France and northern Italy (Didier Binder); From the Mesolithic to the Neolithic in the Iberian peninsula (J Zilhao); Origins of agriculture in south-central Europe (Michael Jochim); How agriculture came to north-central Europe (Peter Bogucki); Transitions to farming in Ireland and Britain (Peter Woodman); Introduction of farming in northern Europe (T Douglas Price); Lessons in the transition to agriculture (T Douglas Price) .
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