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B.A. Breen

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

(1938– ),

born St Arnaud, Victoria, is a teacher in the Victorian Education Department. He has published two books of verse, Behind My Eyes (1968), inter im (1973, a tiny pamphlet)...

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Towards an Anthropology of Wetland Archaeology

George P. Nicholas.

in The Oxford Handbook of Wetland Archaeology

December 2012; p ublished online September 2013 .

Article. Subjects: Archaeology; Environmental Archaeology. 7462 words.

This chapter reviews integrated approaches to wetland-oriented archaeology that are under way in some regions. It shows that investigating the association between hunter-gatherers and...

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13,000 years of communal bison hunting in western North America

John D. Speth.

in The Oxford Handbook of Zooarchaeology

March 2017; p ublished online April 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Archaeology; Environmental Archaeology; Prehistoric Archaeology; Archaeology of North America. 6284 words.

For the past 13,000 years Indians in the North American Great Plains hunted bison (Bison bison and B. antiquus) in large communally organized drive operations. This chapter briefly...

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Sheep, sacrifices, and symbols

Paul Halstead and Valasia Isaakidou.

in The Oxford Handbook of Zooarchaeology

March 2017; p ublished online April 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Archaeology; Environmental Archaeology; Prehistoric Archaeology; Anglo-Saxon and Medieval Archaeology. 5654 words.

Images, texts, and bones shed light on the place of animals in the later Bronze Age societies of southern Greece. Iconography offers an idealized vision of encounters with dangerous,...

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