An Overview of the Italian Paleolithic and Mesolithic
|Series title:||Interdisciplinary Contributions to Archaeology Ser.|
|Publication Date:||Mar 2013|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $229.00|
| Book Description: |
This book aims to synthesize more than 600,000 years of Italian prehistory, beginning with the Lower Paleolithic and ending with the last hunter-gatherers of the early Holocene. The author treats such issues as the development of social structure, the rise and fall of specific cultural traditions, climatic change, modifications of the landscape, fauna and flora, and environmental adaptation and exploitation and includes detailed descriptions of the most important sites.