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Wadi Hammeh 27, an early Natufian settlement at Pella in Jordan, edited by Phillip C. Edwards

Label
Wadi Hammeh 27, an early Natufian settlement at Pella in Jordan
Title
Wadi Hammeh 27, an early Natufian settlement at Pella in Jordan
Statement of responsibility
edited by Phillip C. Edwards
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Wadi Hammeh 27: an Early Natufian Settlement at Pella in Jordan is an integrated analysis of subsistence strategies, settlement patterns and ritual life in a 14,000-year-old hunter-gatherer settlement located in the east Jordan Valley
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
933/.542
Index
no index present
LC call number
DS154.9.P43
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Edwards, Phillip C
Series statement
Culture and history of the ancient Near East
Series volume
v. 59
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Pella of the Decapolis (Extinct city)
  • Natufian culture
  • Excavations (Archaeology)
  • Jordan River Valley
  • HISTORY
  • Antiquities
  • Excavations (Archaeology)
  • Natufian culture
  • Jordan
  • Middle East
Label
Wadi Hammeh 27, an early Natufian settlement at Pella in Jordan, edited by Phillip C. Edwards
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Title from PDF title page (viewed on Dec. 3, 2012)
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Contributors' biographies; Wadi Hammeh 27: An Early Natufian Settlement at Pella in Jordan; Acknowledgements; chapter one; 'SPRINGS, SWEET AND CLEAR': WADI HAMMEH 27 AND ITS ENVIRONS; Phillip C. Edwards; 1.1 Introduction; 1.2 Wadi Hammeh 27 in the Context of Previous Natufian Research; ; 1.3 Early Reports and Surveys of Wadi al-Hammeh; 1.4 The University of Sydney Investigations in Wadi al-Hammeh; 1.5 Procedure and Nomenclature; 1.6 Personnel; 1.7 Disposition of Wadi Hammeh 27 Materials; 1.8 Structure of the Report; chapter TWO
  • The Pella region: environment and resources in the terminal PleistocenePhillip C. Edwards; 2.1 Introduction; 2.2 Landscape and Environment of the Pella Region; 2.3 Geology and Geomorphology of the Pella Region; 2.4 Bountiful but Unstable: Southern Levantine Climate and Environment during the Early Natufian Period; 2.5 Was Wadi Hammeh 27 a Lakeside Site during the Terminal Pleistocene?; 2.6 Modern Flora and Fauna of the Pella Region; 2.7 Late Pleistocene Flora and Fauna of the Pella Region; 2.8 Mineral Resources of the Pella Region; 2.9 The Archaeological Heritage of the Pella Region
  • Chapter ThreeStratigraphy, chronology and taphonomy; Phillip C. Edwards; 3.1 Introduction; 3.2 The Plateau Sequence beneath Wadi Hammeh 27; 3.3 The Natufian Clay; 3.4 The Plateau Slump Zone; 3.5 The Plateau Lag Surface above Wadi Hammeh 27; Sub-total; Sub-total; 3.6 Wadi Hammeh 27 Stratigraphic Data; 3.7 Wadi Hammeh 27 Stratigraphic Phases; 3.8 Phase 0; 3.9 Phase 1; 3.10 Vertical Extent of Occupation: The XX F Sondage; 3.11 Phase 2; 3.12 Phase 3; 3.13 Phase 4; 3.14 Continuity of Occupation in the XX F Sondage between Phases 1 and 4; 3.15 Site Formation Processes
  • 3.16 Stratigraphy of the Peripheral Plot XX M3.17 Stratigraphy of the Peripheral Plot XX N; 3.18 Radiocarbon Chronology; 3.19 Chronological Insights from Artefact Technology and Typology; chapter four; Architecture and settlement plan; Phillip C. Edwards; 4.1 Introduction; 4.2 Wadi Hammeh 27: Estimate of Site Area; 4.3 General Description of Architectural Structures; 4.4 Structure 1 and Its Interior Features; 4.5 Structure 1 and Its Exterior Features; 4.6 Structure 2 and Its Interior Features; 4.7 Exterior Surfaces between Structures 1 and 2; 4.8 Exterior Surfaces South of Structure 2
  • 4.9 The Disposition and Location of Hearths and Postholes4.10 Discussion and External Parallels; chapter five; Artefact discard patterns and activity areas; Phillip C. Edwards and Tania Hardy-Smith; 5.1 Introduction; 5.2 Methodology of Analysis; ; 5.3 Wadi Hammeh 27 Artefact Distributions; 5.4 Distribution of Total Artefacts; 5.5 Flaked Stone (Flint) Artefacts; 5.6 Groundstone Artefacts; 5.6a Basaltic Artefacts; 5.6b Limestone Artefacts; 5.6c Siltstone Artefacts; 5.7 Bone Artefacts; 5.8 Red Ochre Fragments; 5.9 Yellow Ochre Fragments; 5.10 Faunal Remains; 5.11 Dentalium Shells
Control code
820072283
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789004236103
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)820072283
Label
Wadi Hammeh 27, an early Natufian settlement at Pella in Jordan, edited by Phillip C. Edwards
Publication
Note
Title from PDF title page (viewed on Dec. 3, 2012)
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Contributors' biographies; Wadi Hammeh 27: An Early Natufian Settlement at Pella in Jordan; Acknowledgements; chapter one; 'SPRINGS, SWEET AND CLEAR': WADI HAMMEH 27 AND ITS ENVIRONS; Phillip C. Edwards; 1.1 Introduction; 1.2 Wadi Hammeh 27 in the Context of Previous Natufian Research; ; 1.3 Early Reports and Surveys of Wadi al-Hammeh; 1.4 The University of Sydney Investigations in Wadi al-Hammeh; 1.5 Procedure and Nomenclature; 1.6 Personnel; 1.7 Disposition of Wadi Hammeh 27 Materials; 1.8 Structure of the Report; chapter TWO
  • The Pella region: environment and resources in the terminal PleistocenePhillip C. Edwards; 2.1 Introduction; 2.2 Landscape and Environment of the Pella Region; 2.3 Geology and Geomorphology of the Pella Region; 2.4 Bountiful but Unstable: Southern Levantine Climate and Environment during the Early Natufian Period; 2.5 Was Wadi Hammeh 27 a Lakeside Site during the Terminal Pleistocene?; 2.6 Modern Flora and Fauna of the Pella Region; 2.7 Late Pleistocene Flora and Fauna of the Pella Region; 2.8 Mineral Resources of the Pella Region; 2.9 The Archaeological Heritage of the Pella Region
  • Chapter ThreeStratigraphy, chronology and taphonomy; Phillip C. Edwards; 3.1 Introduction; 3.2 The Plateau Sequence beneath Wadi Hammeh 27; 3.3 The Natufian Clay; 3.4 The Plateau Slump Zone; 3.5 The Plateau Lag Surface above Wadi Hammeh 27; Sub-total; Sub-total; 3.6 Wadi Hammeh 27 Stratigraphic Data; 3.7 Wadi Hammeh 27 Stratigraphic Phases; 3.8 Phase 0; 3.9 Phase 1; 3.10 Vertical Extent of Occupation: The XX F Sondage; 3.11 Phase 2; 3.12 Phase 3; 3.13 Phase 4; 3.14 Continuity of Occupation in the XX F Sondage between Phases 1 and 4; 3.15 Site Formation Processes
  • 3.16 Stratigraphy of the Peripheral Plot XX M3.17 Stratigraphy of the Peripheral Plot XX N; 3.18 Radiocarbon Chronology; 3.19 Chronological Insights from Artefact Technology and Typology; chapter four; Architecture and settlement plan; Phillip C. Edwards; 4.1 Introduction; 4.2 Wadi Hammeh 27: Estimate of Site Area; 4.3 General Description of Architectural Structures; 4.4 Structure 1 and Its Interior Features; 4.5 Structure 1 and Its Exterior Features; 4.6 Structure 2 and Its Interior Features; 4.7 Exterior Surfaces between Structures 1 and 2; 4.8 Exterior Surfaces South of Structure 2
  • 4.9 The Disposition and Location of Hearths and Postholes4.10 Discussion and External Parallels; chapter five; Artefact discard patterns and activity areas; Phillip C. Edwards and Tania Hardy-Smith; 5.1 Introduction; 5.2 Methodology of Analysis; ; 5.3 Wadi Hammeh 27 Artefact Distributions; 5.4 Distribution of Total Artefacts; 5.5 Flaked Stone (Flint) Artefacts; 5.6 Groundstone Artefacts; 5.6a Basaltic Artefacts; 5.6b Limestone Artefacts; 5.6c Siltstone Artefacts; 5.7 Bone Artefacts; 5.8 Red Ochre Fragments; 5.9 Yellow Ochre Fragments; 5.10 Faunal Remains; 5.11 Dentalium Shells
Control code
820072283
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789004236103
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)820072283

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