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The Palaeolithic Settlement of Asia

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  • 166 b/w illus. 47 tables
  • Page extent: 572 pages
  • Size: 228 x 152 mm
  • Weight: 0.98 kg

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 (ISBN-13: 9780521613101)

The palaeolithic settlement of Asia
Cambridge University Press
9780521848664 - The palaeolithic settlement of Asia - By Robin Dennell
Table of Contents

Contents

List of Tables, Figures, and Boxes
xi
Preface
xix
1.            Asia and Its Place in Palaeoanthropology
1
2.            The African Background to the Colonisation of Asia
9
3.            The Climatic and Environmental Background to Hominin Settlement in Asia before 1 MA
35
4.            The Earliest Inhabitants of Southwest Asia
82
5.            The Earliest Inhabitants of South and Southeast Asia and China
128
6.            “Out of Africa 1” Reconsidered and the Earliest Colonisation of Asia
186
7.            The Climatic and Environmental Background to Hominin Settlement in Asia between ca. 1 Ma and the Last Interglacial
203
8.            The Middle Pleistocene Archaeological Record for Southwest and Central Asia
259
9.            The Middle Pleistocene Archaeological Record of the Indian Subcontinent
336
10.           The Middle Pleistocene Archaeological Record of China and Southeast Asia
396
11.           Human Evolution in Asia during the Middle Pleistocene
438
12.           Concluding Remarks
473
Appendix 1:   The Sizes of Countries and Regions in Asia, with Comparative Examples
479
Appendix 2:   Geographical Coordinates of Principal Early Palaeolithic Sites in Asia
481
Appendix 3:   Geographical Coordinates of Geological Sections and Cores
485
Appendix 4:   English Names of Various Mammals Recorded in Asia
487
Bibliography
489
Index
541



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