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THE LATER PREHISTORY OF EASTERN AND SOUTHERN AFRICA

D.W. PHILIPSON

1977

BOOK
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GENERAL TOPICS

Abstract THIS BOOK SUMMARISES PRESENT KNOWLEDGE OF THE PREHISTORY OF EASTERN AND SOUTHERN AFRICA DURING THE LAST TWENTY THOUSAND YEARS , UP TO TJE TIME WHEN HISTORY TAKES OVER. THIS IS A PERIOD WHOSE CULTURAL RICHNESS AND DISERSITY OFTEN COMES AS A SUPRISE TO THE OUTSIDER , AND WHICH SAW, THE INCEPTION OF FOOD PRODUCTION , TECHNIQUES IN REGIONS WHERE MAN HAD PREVIOUSLY GAINED HIS LIVELIHOOD BY HUNTING GATHERING AND FISHING. PARTICULAR ATTENTION IS PAID TO THE EVIDENCE FOR THE ORIGIN AND SPREAD OF THE IRON AGE PEOPLE.

ISBN 0435947516
Author(s) D.W. PHILIPSON
Credits
Edition 1ST ED.
Year 1977
Publisher HEINEMANN
Type BOOK
Keywords HISTORY
Language English
Collation 323 P., 25 CM.

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