By Nyree Finlay,Sinead McCartan,Nicky Milner,Caroline Wickham-Jones

ISBN-10: 1842173553

ISBN-13: 9781842173558

This quantity of papers is devoted to Peter Woodman in occasion of his contribution to archaeology, supplying a glimpse of the numerous ways that he has touched the lives of such a lot of. The twenty-one contributions hide many features of predominantly Mesolithic archaeology in eire, mainland Britain and North-west Europe, reflecting the variety and breadth of Peters personal pursuits and the foreign esteem within which his paintings is held. His specific curiosity in antiquarians and the cloth they accumulated begun early in his profession and half 1 provides papers which take care of artefacts and unearths by means of antiquarians. half 2 is worried with papers on fieldwork initiatives, either new websites and websites which were re-investigated, predominantly targeting the Mesolithic interval. half three offers papers at the topic of individuals and animals, really the subject of the Mesolithic-Neolithic transition from diversified angles.

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