Origins of agriculture in Western Central Asia an environmental-archaeological study

In Origins of Agriculture in Western Central Asia, archaeologist David R. Harris addresses questions of when, how, and why agriculture and settled village life began east of the Caspian Sea in western Central Asia.

Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Harris, David R.
Format: eBook
Published: Philadelphia, Pa. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology 2011, ©2010
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Collection: DeGruyter MPG Collection - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • pt. 1. Physical environment and ecology
  • pt. 2. Prehistoric archaeology
  • pt. 3. Neolithic crop plants and domestic animals
  • pt. 4. Archaeological-environmental investigations in Turkmenistan 1989-98
  • pt. 5. Synthesis and conclusions