Limit search to available items
Book Cover
Author Lillie, Malcolm, author

Title Hunters, fishers and foragers in Wales : towards a social narrative of Mesolithic lifeways / Malcolm Lillie
Published Oxford ; Philadelphia : Oxbow Books, 2015
Online access available from:
EBSCO eBook Academic Collection    View Resource Record  
ProQuest Ebook Central Subscription    View Resource Record  


Description 1 online resource (xxii, 345 pages)
Contents Setting the scene: the palaeolithic and the late-glacial of Britain, adaptation and subsistence in a changing environment -- The view from the hills: sea-level rise, post-glacial climate change, landscape change and changing environments -- Tools of the trade: post-glacial toolkits, their use and their significance -- Coming home to a real fire: landscape utilisation and settlement patterning -- Food for thought: subsistence strategies and economic activity -- The living and the dead: ritual aspects of Mesolithic life -- The end is in sight: the adoption of new resources and the shift from hunting and gathering towards the integration and exploitation of domesticated animals and plants in subsistence strategies
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Mesolithic period -- Wales.
Wales -- Antiquities.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1782979751 (electronic bk)
178297976X (electronic bk)
1782979778 (electronic bk.)
9781782979753 (electronic bk)
9781782979760 (electronic bk)
9781782979777 (electronic bk.)