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作者 Jones, Andy M
書名 Preserved in the Peat : An Extraordinary Bronze Age Burial on Whitehose Hill, Dartmoor, and Its Wider Context
出版項 Havertown : Oxbow Books, Limited, 2016
©2016
國際標準書號 9781785702617 (electronic bk.)
9781785702600
book jacket
說明 1 online resource (305 pages)
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
附註 Intro -- Acknowledgements -- List of contributors -- Summary -- Résumé -- Zusammenfassung -- Section 1: Background -- 1. Introduction -- Section 2: Deconstructing and reconstructing the cist -- 2. Results from the 2011 fieldwork -- 3. The micro-excavation and conservation of the artefacts -- 4. The wooden stakes from the Whitehorse Hill cist -- 5. The samples of peat and possible soil from the cist at Whitehorse Hill -- Section 3: Assembling the burial -- 6. The human remains -- 7. The wood charcoal -- 8. The charred textiles from the cremation deposit -- 9. The matted plant material from the base of the cist -- 10. The pollen and non-pollen palynomorphs from the cist samples -- Section 4: Items with the young adult -- 11. The animal pelt -- 12. The copper-alloy pin -- 13. The basketry container -- 14. The composite braided hair armband or bracelet -- 15. The composite necklace -- 16. The wooden studs -- 17. The flint -- 18. The textile and animal-skin object -- Section 5: The cist and the moor: the environmental setting of the site and its wider landscape context -- 19. The environment of the Whitehorse Hill cist -- Section 6: The radiocarbon dating -- 20. Interpreting the chronology of the cist -- Section 7: Discussion, interpretation and conclusions -- 21. The results from the project -- Appendix A -- Appendix B -- Appendix C -- Index
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鏈接 Print version: Jones, Andy M. Preserved in the Peat : An Extraordinary Bronze Age Burial on Whitehose Hill, Dartmoor, and Its Wider Context Havertown : Oxbow Books, Limited,c2016 9781785702600
主題 Peat - England - Dartmoor
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