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Title From Bann Flakes to Bushmills : papers in honour of professor Peter Woodman / edited by Nyree Finlay ... [at al.]
Published Oxford : Oxbow Books, 2009
Oakville, CT : David Brown Book Co. [distributor]
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Description 1 online resource (xxiii, 224 pages) : illustrations, maps, portraits
Series Prehistoric Society research paper 2040-5049 ; number 1
Prehistoric Society research paper ; number 1
Contents 9. Star Carr in the new millennium / Chantal Conneller, Nicky Milner, Tim Schadla-Hall and Barry Taylor -- 10. Middle and Late Bronze Age ritual activity at Glencurran Cave, Co. Clare / Marion A. Dowd -- 11. Constructing Later Mesolithic landscapes / Killian Driscoll -- 12. Palynology 'on the edge' and the archaeological vindication of a Mesolithic presence? The case of Shetland / Kevin J. Edwards, J. Edward Schofield, Graeme Whittington and Nigel D. Melton -- 13. Zvejnieki - past, present and future. A Mesolithic-Neolithic settlement and cemetery site in Northern Latvia / Lars Larsson -- 14. The island and the hill. Extracting scales of sociability from a Mesolithic chert quarry / Aimée Little -- 15. Belderrig: a 'new' Later Mesolithic and Neolithic landscape in Northwest Ireland / Graeme Warren -- 16. Footsteps in the North - archaeological understanding and the settling of Northern Scotland and the islands Caroline Wickham-Jones --
Pt. 1. Artefacts and antiquarians -- 1. Tinkering with Torcs: an unusual Bronze Age hoard from Kilsallagh, Co. Longford / Mary Cahill -- 2. Craft specialisation in the Mesolithic of Northern Britain: the evidence from the coarse stone tools / Ann Clarke -- 3. Futile fragments? - some thoughts on microlith breakage patterns / Nyree Finlay -- 4. Prehistoric chain reactions - stories that help us understand the distant past / Thomas Kador -- 5. The South Munster Antiquarian Society, revisited / Joan E. Rockley -- 6. Speculating on the significance of an axehead and a bead from Luce Sands, Dumfries & Galloway, South-West Scotland / Alan Saville -- Pt. 2. Fieldwork -- 7. Prehistoric reindeer trapping by stone-walled pitfalls: news and views / Sveinung Bang-Andersen -- 8. A Mesolithic site at Kilmore, near Oban, Western Scotland / Clive Bonsall, Robert Payton, Mark G. Macklin and Graham A. Ritchie --
Pt. 3. People and animals -- 17. Late Mesolithic or early Neolithic burials? Examining the 'Tauber line' / Erik Brinch Petersen and Christopher Meiklejohn -- 18. The 'complex hunter-gatherer' and the transition to framing / Bill Finlayson -- 19. O analysis of Littorina littorea shells from Ferriter's Cove, Dingle Peninsula: preliminary results and interpretations / Michael J. Kimball, William Showers, Sinéad McCartan and Bernard J. Genna -- 20. Early domestic cattle in Southern Scandinavia and the spread of the Neolithic in Europe / t. Douglas Price and Nanna Noe-Nygaard -- 21. Irelands mammals: an annotated list / Paddy Sleeman and Derek yalden
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Excavations (Archaeology) -- Europe, Northern.
Excavations (Archaeology) -- Great Britain.
Excavations (Archaeology) -- Ireland.
Mesolithic period -- Europe, Northern.
Mesolithic period -- Great Britain.
Europe, Northern -- Antiquities.
United Kingdom -- Antiquities.
Ireland -- Antiquities.
Genre/Form Festschriften.
Form Electronic book
Author Finlay, N. (Nyree)
Woodman, Peter C.
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