Overview

John Gunnar Andersson

(1874—1960)


Related Overviews

 

'John Gunnar Andersson' can also refer to...

 

More Like This

Show all results sharing this subject:

  • Archaeology

GO

Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

(1874–1960) [Bi]

A Swedish geologist who in 1921, while working in China, demonstrated for the first time the presence of prehistoric settlement in the country. He is credited with the discovery of Homo erectus remains at Zhoukoudian during his excavation there between 1921 and 1926, and also the identification of the Neolithic painted pottery.

Not.:

G. Daniel, 1950, One hundred years of archaeology. London: Duckworth, 267–8

Subjects: Archaeology.


Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.